Jay Emmanuel-Thomas does his brilliant super-slo mo penalty run-up v Walsall [GIF]

Former Arsenal forward Jay Emmanuel-Thomas has arguably the most distinct and definable penalty technique in world football. Now at League 1 side Bristol City, Emmanuel-Thomas has made a thing of doing a super-slo-mo run up for his penalties – and it’s working a treat, with the former Gunner enjoying a success ratio to make Leo […]

The 11 worst Liverpool signings during their 25 year barren spell [Video]

Yesterday marked 25 years since Liverpool last won an English league title. It’s an extraordinary amount of time for a club as big as Liverpool, especially when you consider how dominant they once were. In the time since that 1990 championship win the top flight has undergone a revamp into the money-soaked Premier League and […]

A lot has happened since Arsenal last scored against Chelsea [Infographic]

After their recent 0-0 draw at the Emirates, Arsenal fans accused champions-to-be Chelsea of playing boring football. Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho wasn’t particularly offended and responded with the cutting gibe that it was boring to wait 11 years for a league title. While the Blues don’t play the champagne football encouraged by their London rivals, […]

Chelsea will contest a couple of huge friendlies over the summer [Video]

Summer is traditionally time for football to take a backseat to other sports as the common European league season takes a break. Unless there’s an international tournament taking place, there’s not much to shout about. Luckily, fans will be able to contend themselves with South America’s finest when the Copa America takes place. As well […]

Robbie Williams shows good football knowledge discussing Pep Guardiola v Jurgen Klopp [Video]

Former Take That member Robbie Williams is currently on a world tour, and during a stop in Germany the entertainer spoke to local journalists about the Beautiful Game. Showing good football knowledge, Williams went about comparing the management styles of Bayern Munich’s Pep Guardiola and Borussia Dortmund’s Jurgen Klopp. Other topics covered in the chat were the Bundesliga versus […]

Opta release key stats to prove Arsenal are more boring than Chelsea

When it comes to football statistics, Opta are undoubtedly at the very top of the industry. So, it will come as no surprise that Opta have waded into the debate over whether Chelsea are “boring”. Much of the criticism of Jose Mourinho’s side has centred around their last few matches where the Blues have simply […]

Alex Oxlaide-Chamberlain & Gary Cahill take the Rugby Crossbar Challenge [Video]

England’s rugby and football teams came together this week for a game of crossbar challenge – with the oval ball. Chelsea’s Gary Cahill and Arsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain took on the Rose’s George Ford and Jack Nowell, trying to hit the crossbar from some 30 metres out, through a combination of strikes from the hand and […]

American actor Shia LaBeouf gets himself a Robbie Baggio haircut [Pictures]

American actor Shia Labeouf is a well known football fan. Back in 2014, the Transformers star come to the attention of footy followers when he quoted Eric Cantona’s famous “seagulls” speech before he walked out of press conference in Berlin. This weekend LaBeouf once again attracted attention from football fans when he showed off his new […]

Arsenal fans outside Wembley sing homophobic song about ex-Chelsea man Ashley Cole [Video]

You lot were great! Again! Let's do it once more shall we? #SheWoreAYellowRibbon pic.twitter.com/ZaQVafFeYF — AwayBöyz Singer (@SingerAwayBoyz) April 18, 2015 Idiots. Every football club has them… You just hate to see them open their mouths. Plenty of Arsenal fans yesterday were filmed sing about Ashley Cole before their FA Cup semi final win over Reading. […]

Are you Barça in disguise? Conference side Eastleigh score tiki-taka team golazo [Video]

The lower leagues of English football are often unfairly labelled as hotbeds of the primitive ‘Kick n’Rush’ style of yesteryear, with little in the way of technical, skillful football. But that’s do to Conference side Eastleigh a great disservice, as this team golazo attests. The promotion-chasing Conference side constructed a brilliant tiki-taka team move against […]

Daniel Sturridge cracks up laughing at Michael Owen impression [Video]

Darren Farley is one of the best football impersonators around, doing the likes of Harry Redknapp, Brendan Rodgers, Wayne Rooney and Michael Owen with uncanny resemblance. Farley appeared on BT Sport for a mock interview with Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge, and put himself into his boring Michael Owen character. Farley plays on Owen’s monotony and […]

Poor ref gets clobbered during Zamora v Montevideo Wanderers, recovers well [Video]

The referee being the moral arbiter of a football match’s proceedings, he is supposed to remain an inactive agent in the actual game, and act as if he were invisible for all intents and purposes. But occasionally, the man in the middle ends up inadvertently getting involved, as happened during last night’s Copa Libertadores match […]

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