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The Best Fantasy Football Team Names

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Who knew that picking your Fantasy Football team name would be more difficult than picking your team itself? Sure, juggling the allotted budget can be...
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All-Time Premier League Top Scorers

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Who are the all-time top goalscorers in the Premier League? Which Premier League players have scored 100 goals or more? Who has scored the most goals in each Premier League season? And who is the top Premier League scorer this season?

Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system working well at the 2018 World Cup

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Could your country's 2018 World Cup fortunes be decided by technology in Russia? That is one of many questions fans across the globe have been...

Liverpool set for huge financial boost from Champions League campaign

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Liverpool's march to the final of the 2018 Champions League has earned the club a massive financial windfall and a victory over Real Madrid...

How Football is adopting cryptocurrency and blockchain

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Blockchain technology has developed rapidly over the past few years, with its use in the cryptocurrency industry the primary way it is utilised. The technology...

Video Assistant Referees (VAR) | Football Technology

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Video assistant referee (VAR) technology has already produced plenty of controversy in football, but it is a system that doesn't look like disappearing any...

2016: The Year In Sport

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It's been a busy year in the world of sport. From underdog success stories to triumphant superstars, 2016 has thrown out a vast array...

Five-a-Side Football: Rules, Tactics and Where To Play

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Arguably the most popular of the many variations of football, five-a-side is played with two teams of five players (four outfield players and a goalkeeper) on a smaller...

Daniel Sturridge is Liverpool’s best striker – but he must prove it

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With a summer of recruitment and a host of new faces, Jurgen Klopp will have high hopes for just how far he can take...

Thomas Vermaelen Completes Roma Medical

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Thomas Vermaelen is all set to be confirmed as the new signing for Serie A club AS Roma after the Belgium defender completed his...

Football vs Extreme Weather

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We can all count ourselves exceedingly lucky to be part of a generation privy to the wonders of modern football as it is today. With...

Soccerlens World Cup 2014 Guide

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Hello and welcome to the Soccerlens World Cup 2014 Guide; our comprehensive coverage of this year's tournament in South America. The 2014 World Cup kicks...

An Ode To Cristiano Ronaldo

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In the last week and a half, Cristiano Ronaldo has scored two absolute screamers against Osasuna, he has tallied two more against Champions League holders Bayern...

The Best Football Ads – featuring David Beckham, Wayne Rooney, and Ronaldo

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Football isn't always played on a length of grass, with eleven players, in a stadium full of packed supporters. Football, in the minds of...
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3 Dream Football League ideas to revolutionise the beautiful game

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After Oliver Kay's exclusive on the Times magazine on a Qatari Dream Football League, we bring three of our own ideas for plausible Dream Football Leagues.

Top Ten Goalscorers in a Single Year

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Lionel Messi has just become the most prolific goalscorer in a single year, here is our take on the top ten of all time.

Sport’s bravest athletes with stories to inspire us mere mortals

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Professional sport contests can be decided by the smallest of margins; that extra bit of motivation, courage or bravery could well be the difference...

The Best Sports Commercials On Television, From EA Sports To ESPN

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Modern technology has turned commercials, one of the foundations of the American television viewing experience, into a shadow of their former selves. Ads are...

Soccer For Cartoons: How The Beautiful Game Was Made For Saturday Morning

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When you grow up in America, the phrase “Saturday morning” evokes one indelible memory burned into sugar-addled minds by hours of blissful TV consumption:...

Premier League TV Rights: Worth £3 Billion between 2013 and 2016

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Securing its status as world football’s richest competition, the Premier League has finalized an astounding £3.018 billion deal for domestic TV rights for the...

Euro 2012 Preview, History and Key Facts [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Euro 2012 will see the continent’s leading nations go head-to-head for glory in Ukraine and Poland. Holders Spain go into the tournament as the team...

The Top 20 Derbies In Europe By Attendance

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Watched by a global TV audience of around 650 million, it's been described as 'the mother of all derbies' and the second most important...

History of Footballs

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Given the very modest origins of the football, it's amazing to think about what a modern-day one can do. More often than not,...

Ten Reasons why Football is better than Horse Racing

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Despite the allure of horse racing amongst spectators, punters and race-goers alike, nothing beats a Saturday afternoon and a game of football. Horse racing...

Football and Cannabis – the truth about Marijuana and Football

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April 20th (4-20) is Cannabis day. In that context, today we look at the relationship between the world's most popular sport (football) and the...

Was Brian Clough the best manager England never had?

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With the England manager's position currently available, and a recent track record of over-paid and under performing foreign managers, the nation is crying out...

Football and Smoking: Past and Present

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When you look at many of football’s top talents, both past and present, many of them were/are gifted athletes, blessed with natural gifts that...

English Football Finances – 1981 to 2011

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Football finance has been a hot topic for several years now, and we often cite the influx of Sky money, the formation of the...

Footballers overcoming adversity to play the beautiful game

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Despite the common trait of footballers being poor role models and lacking integrity, some players and their backgrounds can inspire you. The majority of...