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Pep Guardiola

Guadiola’s 24 Trophies in Ten Years of Coaching

Not even the biggest optimist could have imagined that 10 years into his career as a coach Pep Guardiola would have already racked up 24 trophies, even less so when he lost his first game at Barcelona against Numancia and drew the second with Racing. Saturday’s success in the Community Shield against Chelsea adds another to his bulging trophy cabinet […]
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Worst Tackles And Fouls Ever in Football

With League football about to return, there seems to be a new debate over exactly what constitutes a foul – particularly in the penalty area, naturally. While some fans and observers feel strongly that attacking players deserve more protection from hard-hitting defenders, plenty of others will argue that football is a “contact sport” and that […]

Neymar Worst Dives and Taunting Moments

Neymar is the latest player to become a World Cup meme after his spectacular dives in the tournament which failed to win his side penalties. The Brazil star went down easily in the penalty area after barely even a tug from defenders, flopping on his back to claim a foul.  Referees were initially convinced and pointed to the […]
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Kylian Mbappe denies Paris Saint-Germain exit speculations

Kylian Mbappe has insisted that he has no intention of leaving Paris Saint-Germain this summer following his impressive showing at the World Cup. The 19-year-old became the first teenager to score in the final of the competition since Pele in 1958 when bagging the last of France’s goals in their 4-2 win against Croatia. That took Mbappe’s tally to four […]

England’s Harry Kane wins 2018 World Cup Golden Boot with six goals

England‘s 2018 World Cup campaign may have ended in semi-final heartbreak, but Captain Harry Kane is still celebrating a significant achievement after clinching the Golden Boot award. The Tottenham talisman netted six times in as many appearances during an impressive run to the last four for Gareth Southgate‘s young side. He becomes only the second England player to claim the […]

Luca Modric wins 2018 World Cup Golden Ball

With the World Cup over and the trophy readied for the champions, France, FIFA dished out the individual honours on Sunday evening in Moscow. Luka Modric won the award for the best player of the 2018 tournament, the Golden Ball, having played every minute of Croatia‘s run to the final. That meant Kylian Mbappe missed out on […]

Kylian Mbappe wins 2018 World Cup Young Player award

France forward Kylian Mbappe has won the Best Young Player award for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The award caps a roller-coaster 12 months for the 19-year-old Mbappe, who became just the fourth teenager ever to play in a World Cup final. And he became just the second teenager ever to score in a final […]

1. Manuel Neuer – Germany Cristiano Ronaldo got an early clue that this was not going to be his tournament when Neuer produced a superb save from a stoppage-time free-kick to prevent Portugal from salvaging even a sliver of consolation from their crushing defeat by Germany. But it is not his shot-stopping that has distinguished Neuer, […]

2010 FIFA World Cup top 10 Goals

There were some memorable strikes in this World Cup. But which were the best? Here is a rundown of the top 10 goals from South Africa.  1. Giovanni van Bronckhorst – Uruguay 2 Holland 3 If ever there was a goal to spark a drab semi-final into life, then this was it. As with every good […]

The 10 Best Goals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup

After 171 World Cup goals, choosing the ten best is no easy task. First, one has to ask: what makes a great goal? How, where, and when it’s scored are important. Headed goals or goals from set pieces receive higher marks in the “how” department. Likewise, goals from outside the box or tough angles also […]