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Dublin: 8 °C Tuesday 28 April, 2015

#Global Football

# global-football - Today’s News

Belgian footballer urged to ‘keep fighting’ after collapsing on the pitch

Sporting Lokeren defender Gregory Mertens has been hospitalised amid reports that he suffered a cardiac arrest.

# global-football - Yesterday’s News

Klopp could replace Guardiola at Bayern Munich, says club president

Ahead of the DFB Pokal semi-final meeting tomorrow, Franz Beckenbauer has suggested outgoing Borussia Dortmund coach could one day take over at the Bundesliga champions.

# global-football - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Man Utd may not get Ronaldo back but Memphis Depay could well be the new one

Ronald de Boer believes he is similar to a former Old Trafford star.

# global-football - Monday 20 April, 2015

Manchester United have stepped up their pursuit of Memphis Depay… but so have PSG

The Dutch international has been class this season.

# global-football - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Bayern’s doctor has resigned after being blamed for their defeat to Porto

The German side were beaten 3-1 in the UEFA Champions League last night.

# global-football - Friday 10 April, 2015

The final 18 seconds of THAT match have been replayed

England’s U19s women’s team drew 2-2 with Norway on Thursday.

# global-football - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Ireland up in the FIFA rankings while Wales leap into highest ever position

The latest list has been released today, with the Boys in Green up to 62nd and Chris Coleman’s men in 22nd.

Ronaldo’s staggering record continues as he reaches 300 goals in just 288 games

Real Madrid are four points behind Barcelona in La Liga after Ronaldo and James Rodriguez secured a 2-0 win over Rayo Vallecano.

# global-football - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Luis Suarez won’t be impressed with the punishment given for this footballer’s ‘bite’

Juan Arango has been punished for a bite in Monterrey’s 4-3 win over Tijuana.

# global-football - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Neymar can reach level of Messi and Ronaldo, says Alex Ferguson

“You’ll always look at clubs like Bayern Munich, Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester United to produce that kind of player.”

# global-football - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Kompany shown red but Fellaini scores again to help Belgium pick up vital away win

Marc Wilmot’s side withstood late pressure to claim a crucial 1-0 Euro 2016 qualifying win in Israel.

# global-football - Monday 30 March, 2015

Falcao has just equalled Colombia’s all-time record with 3 goals from his last 2 games

The Manchester United striker was all smiles again as he scored in Colombia’s 3-1 win over Kuwait.

Liverpool the only English club I could play for – Suarez

Liverpool the only English club I could play for – Suarez

Liverpool are the only Premier League club Luis Suarez would consider playing for, the forward said on his Anfield return on Sunday.

# global-football - Sunday 29 March, 2015

This is how Ireland’s group rivals Germany got on earlier in Georgia

Germany avoided what would have been a costly slip-up in Euro 2016 qualification with a straightforward 2-0 win in Georgia.

Montenegro fan turns himself in after allegedly striking player with flare

The supporter is suspected of throwing the flare that hit Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev on Friday.

# global-football - Saturday 28 March, 2015

16-year-old Real prodigy becomes Euro qualifiers’ youngest starter ever

Martin Odegaard of Norway surpassed Peter Jehle of Liechtenstein.

‘Manchester United should sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic’

The striker would make the perfect signing for the Red Devils according to one former player.

Northern Ireland’s key Euro 2016 qualifier to be met with religious protests

Michael O’Neill’s men have made a blistering start to the campaign.

# global-football - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Neymar lashes one past France in repeat of the ’98 World Cup final

Brazil were 3-1 winners over Le Bleus in Paris tonight.

# global-football - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Ronaldo could face suspension over Clasico celebration

Cristiano Ronaldo was unable to inspire Real Madrid to Clasico success on Sunday and he now faces punishment over his goal celebration.

# global-football - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Real Madrid have punished the fan who attacked Gareth Bale’s car

Jese Rodriguez was also abused as he left the complex, while Sergio Ramos confronted the fans as he departed.

# global-football - Monday 23 March, 2015

# global-football - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Everton concede 5 as last remaining English club crashes out of Europe

Dynamo Kiev overturned a first-leg deficit to beat the Toffees 6-4 on aggregate in the Europa League’s last 16.

# global-football - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Can the hero of ‘Moneyball’ make a successful transition from baseball to soccer?

The club’s front office has heavy American ties and has turned to the Oakland Athletics’ general manager to help out.

# global-football - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

‘World’s worst team’ one step closer to World Cup qualification

Bhutan’s journey continued on Tuesday as they moved past Sri Lanka 3-1 on aggregate.

# global-football - Monday 16 March, 2015

Ibrahimovic: I did not mean to insult France or the French

“I talked football and nothing else. I lost the game, and I accept it but I do not agree when the referee does not follow the rules.”

Ancelotti defends Ronaldo after bizarre reaction to Bale goal

Tha attacker was “lively”, according to the Italian manager.

# global-football - Thursday 12 March, 2015

Lukaku inspires Everton’s Europa League comeback against Kiev

The Toffees came from behind to defeat Dynamo 2-1.

# global-football - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Chelsea can’t buy me with ticket, says racism victim

The man denied access to the Paris Metro by a group of the club’s fans would never consider attending their clash with PSG.

# global-football - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Robbie Keane set for ‘a few more years’ with LA Galaxy

The Ireland striker picked up where he left off in 2014 at the weekend

# global-football - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Borussia Dortmund’s dynamic duo bring the fun back with Batman & Robin celebration

Marco Reus and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang dressed up as the caped crusaders in yesterday’s win over Schalke.

# global-football - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Luis Enrique laments English ‘campaign’ over Suarez amid fresh biting allegations

“We have seen these kind of campaigns against players, president, supporters.”

# global-football - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

One of the best footballers ever has confirmed he’s coming out of retirement

The 38-year-old hung up his boots in 2011, but has been tempted into a return.

# global-football - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Paris Metro racism victim wants perpetrators ‘locked up’

‘You know, I live with racism; I wasn’t really surprised at what happened to me, even if it was the first time in the Metro.’

# global-football - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Jose Mourinho had one player to thank after escaping with PSG draw

The manager was pleased following the UEFA Champions League clash in Paris.

# global-football - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Ruthless Atletico trash Real in fiery Madrid Derby

A stunning 4-0 win over bitter rivals and La Liga pacesetters Real Madrid reignited Atletico Madrid’s title defence in glorious fashion.

# global-football - Friday 6 February, 2015

Rod Fanni joins the list of people who would like to punch Zlatan

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has drawn the ire of Marseille’s Rod Fanni, who says he has often wanted to punch the Paris Saint-Germain striker.

# global-football - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Anderson blames injuries, not being a bit rubbish, for the end of his United career

The Brazilian believes he came back from injury too soon.

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