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5 players who have a similar playing style to football legends
5 players who have a similar playing style to football legends

It is very rare to find two players with similar styles of play.  When a youngster bursts onto the scene and his style of play is recognizable to a former great we never refuse to draw a comparison and start dubbing him as the successor to that player. Whether it is dribbling style, technical ability, or even the height and build of the player, the resemblance remains uncanny. We find it hard not to put expectations on the pl

Feb 8 2016
Top 10 wingers in FIFA 16 Career Mode
Top 10 wingers in FIFA 16 Career Mode

This time around, we shall look at the top wingers in FIFA 16 Career Mode. Wingers are always a great addition to a football game. They can bring such variety to the game with their great individual skills. They can often turn into match winners as well. A high quality winger has the ability to turn around games in a matter of moments. If you choose to play with an attacking formation such as the false 9, a good winger is indispensab

Feb 8 2016
The secret diary of Cristiano Ronaldo
The secret diary of Cristiano Ronaldo

A hilarious (and fake!) diary of Cristiano Ronaldo.January 20, 2016For the first time in my life, I am missing Rafa Benitez. He might be a fat Spanish waiter, but he didn’t make you feel inferior. In fact, I felt like the Einstein of football whenever his clueless face was around me.Now, however, with Zinedine Zidane, it is an entirely different story.Zidane is a great guy, a legend—and that is good. What is not good is the fact that

Feb 8 2016
Success 101 - How European top clubs have succeeded on and off the pitch
Success 101 - How European top clubs have succeeded on and off the pitch

These teams have been successful for a long time and each of these teams have used different methods to reach and stay at the top. Many of us have wondered what it takes to play for the top clubs in Europe. What makes managers and clubs go for a particular profile of player so desperately that they are willing to break the bank to secure his services? These top teams in Europe have followed their ideology religiously and have had huge successes

Feb 8 2016
Eden Hazard says he would love to play under current Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane
Eden Hazard says he would love to play under current Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane

Eden Hazard dreams of playing Zinedine ZidaneEden Hazard says he would love to work with current Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, one day but insists that he's happy at Chelsea. The Belgian has had a start-stop season at the Bridge with frequent injuries and some poor form but insists that he's willing to fight for his place and make his mark in London. Last season's Player of the Year winner, Hazard, has only scored on

Granada 1-2 Real Madrid : 5 talking points
Granada 1-2 Real Madrid : 5 talking points

Real Madrid's Modric scored a late winner to earn all three points A Luka Modric thunderbolt saved Real Madrid's blushes as they laboured to a 2-1 victory against relegation candidates Granada late on Sunday evening. Karim Benzema opened the scoring for Los Blancos at the half hour mark after he turned in a Dani Carvajal cross. Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes was sent into absolute delirium when substitute Youssef El-Arabi equalised for

Feb 8 2016
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane reveals admiration for star man Cristiano Ronaldo
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane reveals admiration for star man Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo has netted five goals in his last four appearances for Real MadridCristiano Ronaldo has had an upturn in his form ever since Zidane took over and now the French manager has paid tribute to his star man’s desire and ability. Speaking ahead of Real Madrid’s clash with Granda, Zidane said:"I feel a certain admiration for Cristiano,""I admire him for his goals and for everything he has achieved. I like his ambition.

Feb 7 2016
European round up: Barcelona, Real and Arsenal win while United and Chelsea draw, PSG win Le Classique
European round up: Barcelona, Real and Arsenal win while United and Chelsea draw, PSG win Le Classique

Suarez scored Barcelona’s second in their 2-0 winBarcelona overcame a stubborn Levante side 0-2 to ensure Luis Enrique won his 100th match in charge at the club. A first half own goal from David Navarro and a 90th-minute goal from Suarez sealed the win for Barcelona.Levante 0-1 BarcelonaIn the opening stages of the game, Levante sat deep in their half as Barcelona had the majority of the possession. Levante stopper Marin made a brillia

Feb 7 2016
Jose Mourinho gives his first interview after Chelsea sack, also drives a Jaguar on icy track
Jose Mourinho gives his first interview after Chelsea sack, also drives a Jaguar on icy track

Jose Mourinho has been out of a job since December but has been linked with the Manchester Untied hot seatEver since Chelsea sacked Jose Mourinho in December last year, the Portuguese boss has hardly been seen or heard of. While he is constantly linked with the job at Manchester United with reports suggesting he will take over next season, other reports claim Mourinho is not the Old Trafford club’s number one choice. Recently, GQ magaz

Feb 7 2016
Barcelona's Dani Alves says he has no personal problem with Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo
Barcelona's Dani Alves says he has no personal problem with Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo

Dani Alves and Cristiano Ronaldo allegedly had a feud at the Ballon d’Or galaDani Alves has claimed he has no problem with Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo claiming that the differences between him and the Portuguese forward were created by the media misinterpreting his comments. However, the Brazilian full-back did admit that Ronaldo was angry when he approached him to say hello at the Ballon d’Or gala. “I

Feb 6 2016
10 most profitable transfers in football history
10 most profitable transfers in football history

Record-breaking footballers and record-breaking sums When Manchester United sold Cristiano Ronaldo to Real Madrid, it was the biggest ever deal in football history and United – albeit the loss of the superstar – stood to gain an incredible amount of profit on the investment they made with the player. We look at ten such players who got their club a huge pile of money thanks to a transfer to another club. (Yes, Real Madrid prett

Feb 6 2016
Barcelona want Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu stadium for the Copa del Rey final
Barcelona want Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu stadium for the Copa del Rey final

The Catalans won the Copa del Rey last season at the Camp NouBarcelona want to play the Copa del Rey final at the home of their rivals, Real Madrid – the Santiago Bernabeu stadium. Reports in the Spanish press claim that the Catalans have already started lobbying for the Madrid venue to play host to this year’s final because of it’s huge capacity.According to a report in Madrid based newspaper AS, Barcelona want the Bernabeu to

Feb 6 2016
Toni Kroos' annual salary at Real Madrid revealed to be €10.9 million
Toni Kroos' annual salary at Real Madrid revealed to be €10.9 million

Der Spiegel have released the details of Toni Kroos’ contract, given to them by Football LeaksReal Madrid are well known for their policy of buying Galacticos and they leave no stone unturned in terms of spending money to get those star players. A latest revelation from Football Leaks, who gave their recent findings to German daily Der Spiegel, showed that German midfielder Toni Kroos is the 3rd highest paid player at Real Madrid,

Feb 6 2016
La Liga: Atletico Madrid to host Eibar on Feb 6; Barcelona meet Levante on Feb 7
La Liga: Atletico Madrid to host Eibar on Feb 6; Barcelona meet Levante on Feb 7

Atletico lost to Barcelona 2-1 in their last game.Atletico Madrid have the chance to temporarily draw level on points with league leaders FC Barcelona when they entertain Eibar on Saturday afternoon at the Vicente Calderon Stadium, Madrid.The fact that Barcelona and Real Madrid don't play until Sunday lunchtime gives Atletico the opportunity to bounce back from their defeat in the Camp Nou Stadium a week ago, although that game has given Atle

Feb 6 2016
7 most memorable moments in Cristiano Ronaldo's career
7 most memorable moments in Cristiano Ronaldo's career

Cristiano Ronaldo has won three Ballon d’Or awards Most people live their entire life in such a manner that they hardly leave any legacy behind for the world. They remain alive only within their circle and their name soon fades away into the maelstrom of time. Some others, however, live forever because of their deeds in this world. One such person was born on this day in 31 years ago: Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro. Without beatin

Feb 5 2016
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