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Zinedine Zidane picks Messi & Ronaldo in his incredible Dream XI

Zinedine Zidane picks Messi & Ronaldo in his incredible Dream XI

In the latest footballing trend, the world’s top footballers from the past and present are being asked to name a starting XI side based on their own preferences. Next up for the big question: France, Juventus and Real Madrid legend Zinedine Zidane. His choices were pretty conservative compared to others who mixed various generations of […]

Messi passes 400 Barcelona goals

Messi passes 400 Barcelona goals

The Argentine’s three strikes in the derby against Espanyol on Sunday mean he has now scored 402 times in a Barca shirt Lionel Messi’s equaliser in the Catalan derby against Espanyol on Sunday was the Argentine’s 400th goal for Barcelona. Luis Enrique’s side fell behind to Sergio Garcia’s goal, but Messi levelled with a stunning […]

Ronaldo scores 200th Liga goal with record breaking hat-trick

Ronaldo scores 200th Liga goal with record breaking hat-trick

The Portuguese striker scored three in Saturday’s clash with Celta and has now scored the most hat-tricks in the history of La Liga Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 200th goal on Saturday when he scored three in Real Madrid’s victory over Celta, making him the player with the most hat-tricks in the history of the Spanish […]

Red Bull trophies stolen in factory break-in

Red Bull trophies stolen in factory break-in

Over 60 trophies were stolen from Red Bull’s factory on Friday night after a smash-and-grab break-in, in which a 4×4 was driven through the front entrance. Police were called to the Red Bull factory in Milton Keynes at 01:30 on Saturday morning after night staff, who were unharmed, reported the burglary. A silver 4×4 was […]

VIDEO: Di Maria, Messi & Neymar star in David Luiz’s dream team

Paris Saint-Germain defender David Luiz has named the likes of Angel Di Maria, Lionel Messi & Neymar in his dream XI. Comprising mostly of his team-mates at Chelsea, PSG, Benfica and with the Brazil national side, the €50 million (£40m) star has placed himself at centre-back, alongside club and international colleague Thiago Silva. He names […]

No one will say Neuer is better than Ronaldo & Messi in 30 years

No one will say Neuer is better than Ronaldo & Messi in 30 years

The Germany goalkeeper has won the backing of several high-profile names in the race for the Ballon d’Or, but his bid has been ridiculed by the Montpellier boss Nobody will remember Manuel Neuer as a better player than Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi in 30 years, according to Montpellier coach Rolland Courbis, who has mocked […]

Don’t ban bouncers, says Sehwag

Don’t ban bouncers, says Sehwag

Banning bouncers following the death of Australia’s Phillip Hughes would be unfair on bowlers because batsmen always have the option of ducking under short-pitched deliveries, former India opener Virender Sehwag said. Hughes, who would have been 26 at the weekend, died last Thursday from an injury caused by a ball striking him on the back […]

Cricket world bids emotional farewell to Phil Hughes [PHOTOS]

Cricket world bids emotional farewell to Phil Hughes [PHOTOS]

Macksville (Australia): Cricketing luminaries bid an emotional farewell to Phillip Hughes at a funeral service held in his home town Wednesday, as Australia stopped to remember the popular batsman whose death from a freak injury sent shockwaves through the sport. A lone cricket bat rested against the coffin at a packed service in his former […]

Messi is magical, Ronaldo isn’t: Ronaldinho

Messi is magical, Ronaldo isn’t: Ronaldinho

The ex-Brazil star admits the Real Madrid talisman is a “very complete player” but feels his former Barcelona team-mate is the better of the two Ronaldinho has praised Cristiano Ronaldo, saying he is a “complete” player, but says “magic” Lionel Messi is better. The Barcelona star and Real Madrid talisman have both been named in […]

Sebastian Vettel waves goodbye to Red Bull (PHOTOS)

Sebastian Vettel waves goodbye to Red Bull (PHOTOS)

Four-time Formula One world champions Sebastian Vettel visited Red Bull Racing’s factory in Milton Keynes to say his goodbyes having joined rivals Ferrari for next season. The 27-year-old visited their base to make a speech to staff and thank those who made his four consecutive world titles victories between 2010-13 possible. Vettel took time out […]

Pepe: It would be a scandal if Ronaldo does not win Ballon d’Or

Pepe: It would be a scandal if Ronaldo does not win Ballon d’Or

Pepe has claimed that it would be a “scandal” if his Real Madrid and Portugal team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo does not win this year’s Ballon d’Or. Ronaldo fired the Santiago Bernabeu side to Champions League glory last season, breaking the tournament’s goals record for a single campaign in the process. The 29-year-old has arguably been in […]