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8 Costly Mistakes: Football’s Most Expensive Player Returns

Football can be an unpredictable sport at times. The 2015/16 Premier League season proved that - who would...

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The History of Football’s Transfer Record: £1 billion players by 2035?

Paul Pogba’s proposed transfer to Manchester United has been the talk of the town throughout the 2016 summer...

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The Life of Pelé: 1281 Goals, Three World Cups and FIFA’s ‘Player of the Century’

Lionel Messi’s four FIFA Ballon d’Or titles speak for themselves, while Cristiano Ronaldo’s victory with Portugal at the...

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Football’s Super-fans: Eight lucky fans who got to meet their idols

Where would football be without the fans? Football’s governing body FIFA aren’t the most liked group of people...

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The Life of Gareth Bale: From Cardiff to Real Madrid

It was clear from an early age that Gareth Bale would make it in the world of sport....

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Three Embarrassing Lions: England’s Eight Worst Ever Defeats

It has been an embarrassing few years for England fans, as they watched their country slump out of...

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Top 9: Goalscorers who had European Championship success

Football fans have witnessed some truly brilliant international sides in recent years. In the last 15 years we...

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Football Accumulator Near Misses: 9 Punters Who Almost Won Big

£365,000 from a £100 bet, £170,000 on a £1 bet and £500,000 on a 30p bet - those...

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Top 10: Biggest Ever Football Accumulator Wins (Amazing!)

Approximately two thirds of all adults place some kind of bet within the course of a year, whether...

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Players, Managers, Referees & Organisations: Jose Mourinho’s Frequent Football Feuds

“Mourinho thought he’d been promised the youth academy job and even that he might be the next manager...

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Spezia v Ascoli | Was Match Fixing at Work?

Going into the last Italian Serie B game, Spezia and Ascoli both needed a point. The draw started...

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Sonny Pike to Michael Johnson: Five English ‘wonderkids’ who failed to make their mark

After a whirlwind 2015/16 Premier League campaign, English football fans eagerly awaited the announcement of Roy Hodgson’s European...

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Mourinho to Maley: Top 11 Most Successful Football Managers

Football has produced some legendary managers over the years, all of which have earned the title for their own...

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Against All Odds: Remembering Leicester City’s Unbelievable 2015/16 Premier League campaign

Had you been told that Chelsea vs Tottenham with two games left to play at the start of...

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Riyad Mahrez: ‘too small, skinny and fragile’ for football

The 2015/16 Premier League campaign was one of the most bizarre seasons in the history of English football. The...

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Ups and Downs: The History of Aston Villa Football Club

Arsenal, Chelsea, Everton, Liverpool, Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur. It won’t come as much of a surprise that...

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6 Transfer Deals that Shocked and Confused World Football

The transfer window is arguably the most exciting time during the football calendar. Bundles of cash, new faces...

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Euro 2016: Predicting how the European Championship will unfold this summer

With league football drawing to an end and the 2016 European Championship drawing nearer, it is starting to...