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#Global Football

# global-football - Monday 20 December, 2021

Fifa president thinks there is already majority support for biennial World Cup
# Global Football
From The42
# Global Football

Fifa president thinks there is already majority support for biennial World Cup

Dec 20th 2021, 11:02 PM 4,964 Views 8 Comments

Gianni Infantino: ‘If I was going to a vote tomorrow probably the majority would vote in favour of World Cups every two years.’

# global-football - Saturday 28 May, 2016

'I'm not Harry Potter' - 11 of the most memorable Jose Mourinho quotes
# Talking The Talk
From The42
# Talking The Talk

'I'm not Harry Potter' - 11 of the most memorable Jose Mourinho quotes

May 28th 2016, 7:00 AM 24,453 Views 7 Comments

It was confirmed that the Special One would become Man United manager yesterday.

# global-football - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Chinese investors shell out €377m for stake in Man City
# Global Football
From The42
# Global Football

Chinese investors shell out €377m for stake in Man City

Dec 1st 2015, 11:40 AM 5,370 Views 15 Comments

The consortium has purchased shares in the Premier League club just weeks after Chinese president Xi Jinping visited.

# global-football - Monday 9 November, 2015

As expected, David Moyes has been sacked by Real Sociedad
# SAN SEB
From The42
# SAN SEB

As expected, David Moyes has been sacked by Real Sociedad

Nov 9th 2015, 4:22 PM 5,842 Views 17 Comments

Real Sociedad were beaten by Las Palmas on Friday and the club have opted to sack head coach David Moyes.

# global-football - Sunday 30 August, 2015

'You have to throw fish to the sharks': Müller gives penalty to Robben instead of sealing hat-trick
# Gamekeeper
From The42
# Gamekeeper

'You have to throw fish to the sharks': Müller gives penalty to Robben instead of sealing hat-trick

Aug 30th 2015, 12:05 AM 11,359 Views 11 Comments

A hat-trick in his 200th game would have been pretty sweet too.

# global-football - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Deila accuses Celtic of being 'scared' after Champions League KO
# Fright Night
From The42
# Fright Night

Deila accuses Celtic of being 'scared' after Champions League KO

Aug 26th 2015, 8:52 AM 7,543 Views 16 Comments

The Celtic boss was left to lament a ‘terrible’ call that denied his side a crucial goal.

# global-football - Monday 24 August, 2015

Karim Benzema had an emphatic response to those Arsenal rumours
# Shut Down
From The42
# Shut Down

Karim Benzema had an emphatic response to those Arsenal rumours

Aug 24th 2015, 5:49 PM 9,271 Views 14 Comments

Well that settles that.

# global-football - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Gerrard ready for 'war' with Lampard when NYC arrive in LA
# Best Buds
From The42
# Best Buds

Gerrard ready for 'war' with Lampard when NYC arrive in LA

Aug 22nd 2015, 9:45 PM 8,863 Views 22 Comments

Pfft. Robbie Keane will end up overshadowing them anyway.

# global-football - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Rafa's response on De Gea to Real?  - 'I have very good goalkeepers'
# On The Move
From The42
# On The Move

Rafa's response on De Gea to Real? - 'I have very good goalkeepers'

Aug 19th 2015, 8:55 PM 9,337 Views 33 Comments

The Manchester United goalkeeper has been heavily linked with a move to the Spanish giants but the former Liverpool boss has remained coy on any potential transfer

# global-football - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Van Gaal delighted after late Fellaini strike
# MUFC
From The42
# MUFC

Van Gaal delighted after late Fellaini strike

Aug 18th 2015, 10:52 PM 7,199 Views 2 Comments

The Dutchman warned the tie isn’t over though.

# global-football - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Celtic battle through to final stage of Champions League qualifying
# Sigh Of Relief
From The42
# Sigh Of Relief

Celtic battle through to final stage of Champions League qualifying

Aug 6th 2015, 12:15 AM 7,349 Views 25 Comments

Celtic through, but Robin Van Persie’s Fenerbahce crash out.

# global-football - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

United target Bale happy at Real Madrid
# No Bale-ing Out
From The42
# No Bale-ing Out

United target Bale happy at Real Madrid

Aug 5th 2015, 9:49 AM 5,410 Views 5 Comments

Rumours of a return to the Premier League with Manchester United are wide of the mark.

# global-football - Monday 3 August, 2015

Rafael gives thanks to fans and Fergie after agreeing 4-year contract with Lyon
# Au Revoir
From The42
# Au Revoir

Rafael gives thanks to fans and Fergie after agreeing 4-year contract with Lyon

Aug 3rd 2015, 8:22 PM 12,488 Views 24 Comments

The Ligue 1 club are believed to have paid €3.5 million for the Brazilian full back.

# global-football - Thursday 30 July, 2015

PSG make United pay on the pitch and look set to take Di Maria too
# PSGone
From The42
# PSGone

PSG make United pay on the pitch and look set to take Di Maria too

Jul 30th 2015, 7:58 AM 8,990 Views 29 Comments

Disgruntled Manchester United winger Angel di Maria is on the verge of joining Paris Saint-Germain.

# global-football - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

'Hazard was a better player than Ronaldo last season' - Jose Mourinho
# Apples And Oranges
From The42
# Apples And Oranges

'Hazard was a better player than Ronaldo last season' - Jose Mourinho

Jul 28th 2015, 9:00 PM 5,999 Views 17 Comments

The Chelsea boss is asking ‘show me your medals’.

# global-football - Monday 27 July, 2015

PSG are 'close' to sealing a deal for Angel di Maria, says Laurent Blanc
# A Problem Like Di Maria
From The42
# A Problem Like Di Maria

PSG are 'close' to sealing a deal for Angel di Maria, says Laurent Blanc

Jul 27th 2015, 8:57 PM 7,031 Views 16 Comments

Paris Saint-Germain boss Laurent Blanc is “quite positive” about the Ligue 1 champions’ chances of signing Angel di Maria.

# global-football - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Blanc hopes Di Maria chooses PSG after Man Utd no-show
# Adm
From The42
# Adm

Blanc hopes Di Maria chooses PSG after Man Utd no-show

Jul 26th 2015, 9:34 AM 9,064 Views 25 Comments

The Argentine did not join up with his United team-mates on their pre-season tour as expected, and Blanc is hopeful he elects to move to the Parc des Princes this summer.

# global-football - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Celtic power through in Champions League despite an early scare
# Early Scare
From The42
# Early Scare

Celtic power through in Champions League despite an early scare

Jul 22nd 2015, 10:50 PM 7,077 Views 3 Comments

Celtic conceded early, but ran out comfortable winners.

# global-football - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Lahm: Manchester United target Muller not guaranteed to stay at Bayern Munich
# Developments
From The42
# Developments

Lahm: Manchester United target Muller not guaranteed to stay at Bayern Munich

Jul 21st 2015, 5:07 PM 7,708 Views 19 Comments

Manchester United fans will like what Lahm had to say.

# global-football - Sunday 12 July, 2015

Ronaldinho's search for a new club is over
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

Ronaldinho's search for a new club is over

Jul 12th 2015, 12:45 PM 7,509 Views 1 Comment

“It’s a very cool project and I am very happy to join these great players.”

# global-football - Friday 10 July, 2015

Robin van Persie on the verge of leaving Manchester United
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Robin van Persie on the verge of leaving Manchester United

Jul 10th 2015, 12:15 AM 7,094 Views 15 Comments

Should he complete a move to Fenerbahce, the Dutchman will join former Red Devils team-mate Nani.

# global-football - Thursday 9 July, 2015

'Cristiano Ronaldo selfish and doesn't influence play'
# Accusation
From The42
# Accusation

'Cristiano Ronaldo selfish and doesn't influence play'

Jul 9th 2015, 9:04 PM 9,222 Views 9 Comments

Lionel Messi and the Real Madrid star’s rivalry continues, and Dani Alves labelled the latter selfish.

# global-football - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Another record defeat for this Pacific nation as they crash to 46-0 defeat From The42

Another record defeat for this Pacific nation as they crash to 46-0 defeat

Jul 7th 2015, 8:33 AM 6,598 Views 12 Comments

The Federated States of Micronesia were embarrassed once more at the Pacific Games.

# global-football - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Fiji set new record for the biggest scoreline with whopping 38-0 win
# Blow It Up Ref!
From The42
# Blow It Up Ref!

Fiji set new record for the biggest scoreline with whopping 38-0 win

Jul 5th 2015, 3:13 PM 9,944 Views 12 Comments

The Pacific Games have provided a steep learning curve for the Federated States of Micronesia after shipping 68 goals in two matches.

# global-football - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Steven Gerrard: I turned down European clubs to join LA Galaxy
# Revelation
From The42
# Revelation

Steven Gerrard: I turned down European clubs to join LA Galaxy

Jul 4th 2015, 6:41 PM 6,373 Views 21 Comments

The 35-year-old, who will make his debut on 17 July, is excited at the challenge ahead.

Peru officially 3rd best team in South America partially thanks to this superb volley
# Deja Vu
From The42
# Deja Vu

Peru officially 3rd best team in South America partially thanks to this superb volley

Jul 4th 2015, 6:35 PM 4,763 Views 0 Comments

Andre Carrillo and Paolo Guerrero were the heroes for their side.

'I’d prefer no one to know my name'
# Heartbreak
From The42
# Heartbreak

'I’d prefer no one to know my name'

Jul 4th 2015, 11:26 AM 8,040 Views 4 Comments

Laura Bassett’s own goal is still playing on her mind after England’s Women’s World Cup exit.

# global-football - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Chile player banned after Cavani arse tickle
# Crime And Punishment
From The42
# Crime And Punishment

Chile player banned after Cavani arse tickle

Jun 28th 2015, 9:58 PM 9,410 Views 11 Comments

Gonzalo Jara’s Cope America appears to be over as a result of his recent actions.

# global-football - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Ronaldo hits back at 'false news' amid reports of Real rift
# Denial
From The42
# Denial

Ronaldo hits back at 'false news' amid reports of Real rift

Jun 27th 2015, 9:58 PM 7,181 Views 11 Comments

The rumours have been met with a strong rebuttal by the Portugal superstar.

One of Liverpool's summer targets has reportedly agreed terms with Milan
# Slipping Away
From The42
# Slipping Away

One of Liverpool's summer targets has reportedly agreed terms with Milan

Jun 27th 2015, 9:41 PM 8,841 Views 26 Comments

The Colombian has been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League in recent weeks.

Carlos Tevez is returning to where it all began
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

Carlos Tevez is returning to where it all began

Jun 27th 2015, 3:53 PM 9,319 Views 5 Comments

The 31-year-old is leaving Serie A club Juventus.

Brazil coach apologises after racist gaffe
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Brazil coach apologises after racist gaffe

Jun 27th 2015, 2:38 PM 8,645 Views 0 Comments

A day out from Brazil’s biggest fixture since the World Cup, Dunga has been forced to say sorry.

# global-football - Friday 26 June, 2015

One of La Liga's top strikers 'open' to Liverpool move
# Transfer News
From The42
# Transfer News

One of La Liga's top strikers 'open' to Liverpool move

Jun 26th 2015, 3:32 PM 7,951 Views 15 Comments

Speculation is mounting that the Reds will make a bid.

Sepp Blatter: I have not resigned
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Sepp Blatter: I have not resigned

Jun 26th 2015, 12:29 PM 6,025 Views 13 Comments

After announcing he would step down as Fifa president earlier this month, the 79-year-old has hinted he could yet stand for a sixth term.

# global-football - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Anyone fancy signing Ronaldinho on a free?*
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

Anyone fancy signing Ronaldinho on a free?*

Jun 20th 2015, 4:14 PM 9,195 Views 8 Comments

*Provided he opts to keep playing after his latest contract was cancelled.

A former Ireland manager is among 59 applicants for the Ivory Coast job
# Chance
From The42
# Chance

A former Ireland manager is among 59 applicants for the Ivory Coast job

Jun 20th 2015, 10:41 AM 5,304 Views 6 Comments

Ex-France coach Raymond Domenech is also in the running for the coveted position.

# global-football - Thursday 18 June, 2015

CR7 is now literally out of this world
# Superstar
From The42
# Superstar

CR7 is now literally out of this world

Jun 18th 2015, 8:39 PM 12,769 Views 15 Comments

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo’s legacy will live on forever in outer space.

# global-football - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Scrappy Belarus-Spain game gets Silva lining and the rest of tonight's Euro 2016 qualifiers
# Review
From The42
# Review

Scrappy Belarus-Spain game gets Silva lining and the rest of tonight's Euro 2016 qualifiers

Jun 14th 2015, 10:12 PM 4,440 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Liechtenstein earned a rare point at home.

# global-football - Saturday 13 June, 2015

'He who doesn't love Messi knows nothing about football'
# Best In The World
From The42
# Best In The World

'He who doesn't love Messi knows nothing about football'

Jun 13th 2015, 9:41 PM 7,240 Views 0 Comments

Tevez has launched a passionate defence of team-mate Lionel Messi ahead of their Copa American opener.

Albania shock struggling France thanks to a very tasty free-kick
# Feeling Bleus
From The42
# Feeling Bleus

Albania shock struggling France thanks to a very tasty free-kick

Jun 13th 2015, 7:24 PM 5,706 Views 8 Comments

A third defeat in four games for Didier Deschamps’ side.

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