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Remembering Rocky: David Rocastle (1967-2001) - A true Arsenal legend

David Rocastle died of cancer on 31 March 2001 aged 33

There are few events or players that will get supporters of Arsenal and Tottenham to agree, least of all when the player in question helped to deliver glory to Arsenal at Tottenham’s expense, but on 31 March 2001, the day of his death, 38,000 fans had gathered for what would be a fierce North London Derby. 498 more words

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Radamel Falcao equals Colombia's goal-scoring record

Radamel Falcao scored his 24th goal for Colombia from a penalty

London, March 31 (IANS) Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao has equalled Colombia’s national scoring record with his 24th goal for his country. 157 more words

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The 10 best players in each position in 2015 around Europe.

CIES Football Observatory have released their survey to determine the best players based on the position they play in, starting the 1st of January this year. 948 more words

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“In football, unlike bullfighting, there is no death. In football no one dies; no one gets killed.” The tragic story of Andres Escobar.

Nacional Medellin defender and Colombia international Andres Escobar Saldariaga was once asked by Gonzalo Medina, a compatriot and journalist why he liked football. In an answer that proved to be chillingly inaccurate, the articulate Escobar replied that, “This sport illustrates the close relationship between life and the game. 2,733 more words

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Raheem Sterling's Liverpool contract talks take dramatic twist as it emerges forward is prepared to turn down £18Raheem-Sterling-s-Liverpool-contract-talks-dramatic-twist-emerges-forward-prepared-turn-180-000-week-deal.

  • Raheem Sterling has long been embroiled in contract talks at Liverpool 
  • The 20-year-old has vowed to concentrate on his football until the summer 
  • It is understood that even if Liverpool offer Sterling £180,000 a week, he is prepared to refuse the contract 
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Video: Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores incredible goal for Sweden from Moldova goalkeeper's goal kick

Sweden’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring his second goal during the Euro 2016 qualifier against Moldova

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s brace helped Sweden beat Moldova 2-0 on Friday night at in the Moldovan capital of Chisinau. 142 more words

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Liverpool All-Stars paint the town red as Steven Gerrard and Co celebrate after sell-out charity match at Anfield . Liverpool-Stars-paint-town-red-Steven-Gerrard-spotted-sell-charity-match-Anfield.

Liverpool players past and present painted the town red on Sunday night following the All-Stars charity match at Anfield.

Among the stars to revel in the moment at the Hilton Hotel in Liverpool was Steven Gerrard, who had earlier captained one of the teams in a 2-2 draw in front of a sell-out crowd in the game organised by the Liverpool FC Foundation. 426 more words

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