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Kick around about all things soccer; explore football's storied history, current events in the soccer sphere, the intricacies of the game and more.

Miguel Flores24 days ago
Soccer vs Football
When people hear the word football, what comes to mind? Well, people in the United States would think about big men running to each other, but in pretty much every other country people think of men ki...
C.C. Curtis25 days ago
When Was Soccer Invented?
We all know that soccer is an international sport that's loved by a wide range of people from different cultures and countries. Even though it's either called soccer or football in certain countries, ...
Adrian Scotta month ago
Top Soccer Fights Between Teammates
Soccer is an extremely passionate sport, from the fans to the players, there is high tensions on and off the field. And like any situation involving intense rivalries, there are clashing of heads, eve...
Stephen Clearya month ago
History of Football Hooliganism in the United Kingdom
The history of football hooliganism in the United Kingdom began all the way back in the 13th century. From then until now, what is the story behind the football-related violence, and what has the law ...
Dave Schneidera month ago
History's Worst Soccer Riots
Rioting in soccer is fairly common. Its rabid fan base is worldwide and it often takes common rivalries personally. Most matches feature the casual drunken fan yelling profanities at one another, but ...
Clare Dinsdalea month ago
Chasing Football
It is 9:30 AM on a Wednesday morning, and I find myself sitting at my computer perusing job adverts for an opening in football, as I have many mornings before. It has been over a year since I started ...
Dillon Whitea month ago
Swansea vs. Tottenham
Viewers are in for a treat as they will get a chance to see the likes of Dele, Son, Christian Eriksen and Co. go up against a very acute, tactical Swansea team. This match is capable of being an upset...
Hannah Birda month ago
The Heart; The Biggest Game Changer
There are certain feelings that I'll never forget. Feelings like when the doctor looked me in the eyes and told me my clearing date, or told me if I would be cleared in general, and it was not what I ...
Chica Reyassa month ago
10 Most Feared Soccer Hooligan Gangs
To say that football hooliganism sometimes entails violent behavior is an understatement. A soccer thug may throw a rival fan fifty feet to their death or toss an explosive into a police officer's car...
C.C. Curtisa month ago
10 Things Every Soccer Player Experiences
Athletes experience a whole lot of different things compared to those who don't play any sports. From baseball to basketball, hockey, and football, players within these sports handle a lot off and dur...
Kelsey Langea month ago
What Football Hooliganism Is and How To Stop It
Football hooliganism is an issue in our society that has been around for centuries. To start spreading the word on how can it be prevented, we first must educate those unaware of the issue. So what ex...
Jesse Kinney2 months ago
Real Madrid Summer Transfer Targets
The summer transfer window comes closer every minute. Real Madrid are not having their best season this year, their La Liga hopes have been all but dashed by Barcelona and they suffered a shock defeat...
Stephen Cleary2 months ago
Biggest Soccer Club Rivalries in the World
From Barcelona vs Real Madrid all the way to Manchester United vs Manchester City, these are the top ten biggest soccer club rivalries in the world. What makes up these rivalries? The first is either ...
Andrés Ibarra2 months ago
What Happened with Soccer?
What happened with those moments filled with passion and energy when someone scored a goal? Or your team was dominating their rival on the field and every pass, every tackle, and every ball played gav...
Andrew Beasley2 months ago
A Day at the OptaPro Forum
Whatever your opinion of football statistics, there's no doubt you will be aware of Opta. They are the official data provider for the Premier League, and their OptaJoe Twitter account has over a milli...
Kieran Leyshon3 months ago
The Spanish Connection
Think back to the summer; Chelsea had just signed Alvaro Morata for £58m from Real Madrid, a new club record. This sparked a lot of speculation: was Cesc Fabregas going to provide the same assists tha...
Haze .3 months ago
Goal! Extended Version
Shanghai Yellow Formation 4,3,2,1 ST - Sun Tzu *Main Character* LB - Qui CAM - Mao *Captain*. LCB - Lee CAM - Yoshou RCB - Wei CM - Haifang. RB - Liu CM - Goe. GK - Gajou CDM - Han Shanghai Black Form...
Greg Bond3 months ago
Most Emotional Moments in Soccer History
Soccer comes with a lot of mixed emotions other than the fierce attitude the players and fans have on. From the heartbreak after a tragic loss to the intense joy after defeating an ongoing rival, socc...