Russian football club release limited edition rug-style kit after fans’ celebration

Usually football players make headlines for their wacky celebrations, but fans of Russian team FC Rostov have gained fame by celebrating with a rug – which the club are now using as the design for a new limited edition kit. The idea came around after Rostov striker Björn Bergmann Sigurðarson netted the opening goal in […]

Football club’s awkward X-rated mishap

ENGLISH football club Bristol Rovers have launched an investigation into how clubhouse televisions showed adult channel Babestation during halftime of Wednesday’s (AEST) Carabao Cup win against Crawley. Hundreds of Rovers supporters, many of whom were children, were shocked to see the X-rated station rather than the usual score updates from different games around the country. […]

Adidas will livestream high school football games on Twitter 

Adidas has partnered with Twitter on a new series that will livestream high school football games happening all over the country on the social network. Titled, naturally, Friday Night Stripes, the show will broadcast friday night games throughout the sport’s regular season from September 7th until November 9th. The show will be announced by ESPN’s […]

Dubai unveils £2billion mall the size of 100 football pitches & packed with next-gen tech

Dubai is launching an enormous “fully-immersive” shopping mall in the emirates that will see visitors benefiting from smart fitting rooms, AI recommendations as well as the Middle East’s largest Chinatown. Dubai Square, designed by Dubai Holding and Emaar Properties, will be in the heart of Dubai Creek Harbour, just 10 minutes from the airport. The […]

Serbia expels 6 Croatian football fans over robbery, hands them 3-year entry ban

Serbia has expelled six Croatian football fans who were caught stealing from a gas station near Belgrade while traveling to a game in Bulgaria, also slapping them with three-year entry bans. The Hajduk Split fans were arrested last week for stealing beer, cigarettes and toys from the station near Belgrade while part of a group […]

The football world cup 2018 – The top 16 teams with interesting numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]

Infographic was originally published at BettingSites. The World Cup came to an end with France beating Croatia – it has been an exciting one-month-long journey filled with excitement and surprises. Hosted by Russia, the 2018 edition of the tournament will go down as one of the most successful in history. The most famous sports event worldwide […]

‘I have money for big transfers, we want UCL football’ – Maradona makes Dinamo Brest promises

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona has promised to splash the cash at new club Dinamo Brest in order to catapult the Belarusian team into the UEFA Champions League. Read more Ex-Argentina boss Maradona, who took charge of the little-known outfit in south west Belarus in May, singled out the signing of former Argentina international goalkeeper […]

Russian volleyball star questions award for men’s football team over World Cup quarter-final run

Former Russian volleyball star Yekaterina Gamova has questioned the plaudits for the men’s national football team following their run to the World Cup quarter-final this summer. Gamova, who retired in 2016 as a double volleyball world champion and two-time Olympic silver medallist, criticized the decision to give members of the men’s football team the title […]

Football talent scouts become more rational

Making a Kylian CHEERS erupted from Calais to Cannes when Kylian Mbappé, a 19-year-old striker, thumped in France’s fourth goal in the World Cup final on July 15th. Among the smuggest onlookers were the accountants at Paris Saint-Germain, Mr Mbappé’s club. He was already a prized asset before the tournament, having broken the record for […]

Operation to rescue stranded Thai football team from flooded cave begins

Rescuers in Thailand have kicked off an operation to pull 12 members of a junior football team and their coach from a flooded cave that they’ve been in for over two weeks, the head of the rescue mission has announced. “Today we are at peak readiness,” the lead rescuer said as he announced the start […]