Monday, January 21, 2019

Milner red card

James Milner was sent off against Crystal Palace this weekend by Jon Moss, his former Primary school teacher and football coach.

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Monday, December 31, 2018

Happy Neuer

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Oldest managers

Crystal Palace vs Cardiff City

The first time two managers aged over 70 years old have faced each other in a Premier League fixture (Roy Hodgson and Neil Warnock)

A combined age of 141 years and 164 days.

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Christmas truce

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Saturday, December 22, 2018

Liverpool top at xmas

Only two teams in the last 10 years have been top of the Premier League at Christmas failed to win the title:

2008/09: Liverpool

2013/14: Liverpool

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Short on the top, Messi on the back

Sunday, December 09, 2018

Messi free kicks

Lionel Messi has scored 10 free kick goals in 2018 ... more than any entire team in Europe’s top 5 leagues.

Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Modric clean sweep

Luka Modrić is the first player in history to be awarded the World Cup Golden Ball, UEFA Men's Player, FIFA Best Men's Player and Ballon d'Or in the same year.

Sunday, November 18, 2018

England comeback

England’s 2-1 win against Croatia was the FIRST-EVER time in 601 competitive games that they won a game when trailing in the last 15 mins.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

‪Top EPL clubs in each U.S. state ‬

Saturday, September 29, 2018


Michy Batshuayi is now officially the first player this century to score a goal in the:

• Premier League

• Ligue 1

• Bundesliga

• La Liga

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Kante’s rise

Friday, August 31, 2018

Monaco’s training complex

Friday, August 17, 2018

Miss Nigeria’s

Emanuel Emenike, a Nigerian football player, divorced his wife who was Miss Nigeria 2017 to marry Miss Nigeria 2018.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018


Zinedine Zidane as Real Madrid manager: 

Games: 149

4+ Goals Conceded In A Match: 0

Julen Lopetegui as Real Madrid manager:

Games: 1

4+ Goals Conceded In A Match: 1

Monday, August 13, 2018

New York football

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Money spent by newly-promoted clubs

Premier League: €214,900,000

Serie A: €25,600,000

La Liga: €10,600,000 

Bundesliga: €6,350,000

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Rooftop pitch

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

AS Roma tweet

Saturday, July 28, 2018


Wembley has 2618 toilets, the most toilets in any stadium in the world

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Qatari stadiums

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Sweden vs Denmark

Sunday, July 22, 2018

New Spurs stadium

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Floating pitch

Saturday, July 07, 2018

England vs Sweden

Friday, July 06, 2018

It’s coming home

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Scotland in the World Cup

The nearest Scotland will get to another World Cup is if Iran played Brunei and the scoreboard said :


Germany’s World Cup

During Germany's entire World Cup campaign, they were ahead in a game for 1 minute.

Monday, May 14, 2018

Negative goal difference

This season was the first time since 1894/95 that every team outside the top six in the English top league conceded more goals than they scored.

Monday, March 12, 2018

World Cup balls

Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Superbowl vs World Cup

Saturday, February 03, 2018

Englishman scores in the Bundesliga

Ademola Lookman is the first Englishman to score a Bundesliga goal since Owen Hargreaves in August 2005. 

Saturday, January 06, 2018

Costa’s debut

Diego Costa's first start since resigning for Atletico ...

62nd minute - Booked for an elbow
68th minute - Scores
68th minute - Second yellow for jumping into the crowd while celebrating.

Wednesday, December 27, 2017


Harry Kane has 8 hat-tricks in 2017

Messi, Ronaldo, Lewandowski, Aguero & Cavani have 7 combined. 

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Age gap

The biggest age gap between managers in a Premier League game was Chris Coleman/Bobby Robson (37y 112d)

Wednesday, December 06, 2017


Cristiano Ronaldo is the first player in Champions League history to score in every game of a group stage campaign

Friday, December 01, 2017

World Cup populations

If Portugal, Uruguay, Iceland and Panama were put together in a group, their combined population would be 18.13million.
By contrast, a Brazil, Mexico, Iran, Nigeria group would have a combined population of 601.4million, 33 times the size.

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Sunderland record

Sunderland have become the first team in football history to fail to win in 20 successive home games in all competitions.

Friday, October 20, 2017


The two teams from Manchester have scored as many Premier League goals (50) this season as the five London clubs combined.

Leicester win more money than Real

Leicester City earned more money for reaching the Champions League quarter-finals last season than Real Madrid did for winning the competition.

The Foxes, who were knocked out by Atletico Madrid, received 81.7m euros (£73.2m) in their debut season in the competition.

Champions League winners Real Madrid were paid 81m euros (£72.6m).

Thursday, October 05, 2017

World Cup seating

The Ekaterinburg Arena in Russia needed to meet the 35,000 capacity rule for next year's World Cup

Monday, October 02, 2017

Rafa vs Liverpool

Rafa Benitez has never lost a competitive game as a manager against Liverpool.

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Schalke’s coal mine tunnel

Saturday, September 23, 2017


With 33 goals, Christian Eriksen has now surpassed Nicklas Bendtner as the outright top scoring Dane in Premier League history.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017


Marcus Rashford has scored on his PL, Europa League, CL & EFL Cup debut for Man Utd, as well as his England debut.

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Sunday, September 10, 2017


Crystal Palace have lost their first four games without scoring a goal. First top-flight team to manage that since Preston in 1924/25. 

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Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Squad cost


Saturday, September 02, 2017


If Italy qualify in 2018, Gianluigi Buffon will become the first player in history to play in 6 World Cups

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Clubs with Champions League winners


Monday, August 14, 2017


Huddersfield Town have ended more days top of the Premier League (1) than Tottenham Hotspur (0) since September 1st 2014.

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