Zidane at 50: The legend who left Ronaldinho in awe – even Magic Johnson was stunned

Football fans will debate who the ultimate GOAT is until the cows come home, but for those who were watching in the early noughties there’s just one candidate who stands above all others. Zinedine Zidane, popularly known as Zizou, was quite simply a magician on the pitch with a physical presence that was far exceeded […]

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Roberto Carlos comes off the bench and scores for Shrewsbury SUNDAY LEAGUE team

I bet you never thought you’d see footballing icon Roberto Carlos turning out for a Shropshire-based Sunday league team. But Shrewsbury side, Bull in the Barne United, named after a local pub, had the World Cup-winning Brazilian make a goal-scoring appearance. getty Roberto Carlos came off the bench to score in a 4-3 defeat getty […]

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Soccer Aid 2021: Date, UK start time, confirmed team news and where to watch

Huge names from the sporting and entertainment world will be taking to the field in this year’s charity match as Soccer Aid 2021 is back this evening. Singer and Soccer Aid regular, Olly Murs, will captain the England side opposite Olympic gold medallist and fan favourite Usain Bolt. Bolt has often been linked with playing […]

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Brazil legend Carlos reveals he’s a big fan of Shaw, who laughs off comparison

It’s been quite the revival for England’s Luke Shaw. Many – including the Manchester United ace himself – thought the left-back’s career was over when he suffered a horrific leg break against PSV in 2015. Getty Shaw has been one of the standout stars of Euro 2020 so far and his blistering display against Ukraine […]

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