Ronaldo football 90s
15 August 2019
A Zinedine Zidane poster stirs nostalgia and memories of unpolished mavericks, but you can't take age and appreciation for granted
21 May 2019
Former Argentina striker Gabriel Batistuta has expressed an interest in the managerial vacancy at Middlesbrough, report The Hartlepool Mail.
Ivan Perisic beach volleyball
4 May 2018
Poor Rio Ferdinand has been refused a professional boxing licence before even getting into the ring – but perhaps he’s just saved himself some angst, unlike many of this lot...
3 April 2018
As Cristiano Ronaldo sets a new Champions League record by scoring in a 10th consecutive game at the expense of Juventus, Greg Lea reveals football's most impressive uninterrupted streaks
Lionel Messi 2013
21 March 2018
The Real Madrid talisman is on an incredible run right now, having plundered 21 goals in his last 11 games. Greg Lea rushes to the archives for similar goal sprees... 
24 July 2017
A hot-headed Bulgarian, Argentina’s tractor and a Welshman who twisted blood for two decades in the second part of our countdown


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