Leagues

Gab Marcotti believes that Cristiano Ronaldo’s stellar performance against Atletico Madrid only begins to justify the huge sum Juventus paid for him. Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has escaped a ban for grabbing his crotch in celebration during his side’s 3-0 second-leg victory over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League round of 16 but did receive a €20,000
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Chelsea Ladies are the Women’s Super League reigning champions. Banking group Barclays will become the first title sponsor of English football’s Women’s Super League in a multi-million pound partnership running until 2022, the Football Association have announced. The FA said it was the biggest ever investment in British women’s sport by a brand, with the
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Liverpool legend Steve Nicol recalls his side’s 1989 title challenge failure as caution for Manchester City in their quest for a quadruple. Manchester City have joined Manchester United and Real Madrid in tracking Benfica attacking midfielder Joao Felix, a source has told ESPN FC. The 19-year-old, who has been labelled the “new Cristiano Ronaldo” made his
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Gab Marcotti shares his takeaways from a Milan derby that ‘had everything,’ as Inter move up to third with a victory over their biggest rivals. Alexis Nunes and Ale Moreno flex their knowledge in predicting European Qualifying fixtures containing Belgium, England and France. Alejandro Moreno addresses the latest rumours surrounding Alexis Sanchez, Sadio Mane, Antoine
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Alejandro Moreno addresses the latest rumours surrounding Alexis Sanchez, Sadio Mane, Antoine Griezmann and more in Transfer Rater. Zinedine Zidane’s second spell in charge of Real Madrid began with a 2-0 victory, ending Los Blancos’ record four-game losing streak at home. Returning Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane addresses Gareth Bale’s situation and rumours linking Kylian
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The Exploding Heads review the weekend in the Premier League, including Swansea forgetting to turn on VAR and Millwall fan’s actually caring. The Premier League remains Europe’s most international, multicultural top-flight league in terms of players and managers, and yet somehow there often seems to be a distinctly old-school feel to the football. For instance,
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Shaka Hislop chooses not to get drawn into comparisons between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi following the Argentine’s 33rd La Liga hat trick. It’s a remarkable thing when a sportsperson produces a moment of exceptional all-time achievement but the reaction to that excelsior moment becomes almost as powerful as the event itself. I’d argue that
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