Are Man Utd trying to make us take our eye off the ball?

Manchester United have announced they are launching their first ever professional women's team, with their home games to be played at Man Utd’s AON Training Complex. The Salford based club insist they have applied to the FA for a licence to Join the WSL as early as next season, when

World Cup draw reaction: no clear “groups of death”

There are no clear-cut “groups of death” in this edition of the greatest show on Earth, and this is exactly the way FIFA wants it. For once, we can all congratulate FIFA for doing something positive for the game. (Too soon?) If there is any sort of consensus on the toughest

“I wasn’t being judged on how well I could play”: Jaiyah Saelua on being the first transgender international footballer

Archie Thompson is a name synonymous with the most obscure of sporting trivia. On 11 April 2001, the centre-forward scored thirteen times as Australia set a seemingly unbreakable world record, beating American Samoa 31-0 in an infamous FIFA World Cup qualifier. It is a record that those who inhabit the tiny

The Best FIFA Football Award

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=He8qwsMh15Y The Best FIFA Football Awards will be staged in London’s Palladium Theatre this year on 23rd October . Football’s biggest names will be present in the hope of winning football’s most prestigious awards. The main headliner will be the men’s player award. Cristiano Ronaldo, who won the inaugural award last year,

The FIFA Under 17 World Cup: players to look out for

The under-17 FIFA World Cup has just started. Even if usually this type of youth competition doesn't bring a lot of fans to the stadiums, by contrast, agents and scouts see this tournaments as an opportunity to buy potential future stars on the cheap. To make their work easier José