Football Champions

So France lost 1-0 to China today. Which sounds bad. And is bad. But take a look at the goal from Deng Zhuoxiang that won it:

Either Deng is better than Pirlo/Juninho/Beckham combined, or every bad thing we’ve heard about the adidas Jabulani World Cup ball is true.


To mark the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the 1966 FIFA World Cup England Final, has spent the past week bringing you articles, videos and photos featuring tales, names and events that [read]

With the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympics only days away, do not miss out on the chance to see some of the greatest athletes in the world – not to mention many of the top men’s and women’s football [read]'s weekly look at the best soundbites from world football includes Harry Kane preparing to become a new dad, Franck Ribery hailing the arrival of Carlo Ancelotti as Bayern Munich head coa [read]

In our recurring series celebrating 25 years of FIFA Women’s World Cup moments, caught up with Nadine Angerer to discuss what it was like stopping Marta's penalty in the China PR 2007 Fi [read]

Did England’s third goal, the one that put the Three Lions ahead in extra time en route to their 4-2 victory over Germany FR in front of a packed Wembley Stadium in the 1966 FIFA World Cup™ Final actu [read]

Bastian Schweinsteiger has told Joachim Löw that he no longer wishes to be considered for future selection in the German national team. Germany’s captain made a total of 120 appearances for the reigni [read]

The Colombian side won their second Copa Libertadores title in impressive fashion, winning the most games, scoring the most goals and conceding the fewest to earn the right to represent South America [read]

Remarkably cool in front of goal for a player aged just 19, Brazil striker Gabriel Jesus is, as discovered, equally composed in an interview, even when discussing the imminent challenge of re [read]

Everybody knows which country conquered in 1966, which player netted thrice in its Final and which player lifted the Jules Rimet Trophy. Here, highlights some more intriguing numbers behind E [read]