This girl has obviously been watching too much South American football, judging by her comical collapse after the ref blew his whistle. Playing in an indoor match, she puts in a hard challenge against an opponent, who reacts by attempting to trip
Story and video from SWNS This video shows the moment a seven-year-old footballer scored the "luckiest goal ever" after the ball was smashed into his face - then looped over the goalie. Dad Robert Sedgley was watching his son Lewis
A macaw stopped play at a training match for Brazil's women's football team after it landed on a player. The team were in the middle of play in Teresopolis in Rio de Janeiro state when the bird suddenly landed on Bruna Benites'
Liverpool's 30-year wait for a league title is over after they were confirmed as Premier League champions. Second-placed Manchester City had to win at Chelsea to prolong the Reds' wait for at least another week but fell to a 2-1
Tottenham striker Harry Kane said he feels close to peak fitness after marking his 200th Premier League appearance with a goal in the 2-0 win over West Ham. The England skipper scored for the first time since his long injury lay-off, taking on a
England midfielder Jill Scott thinks so, and has been getting kids to try football tricks to keep them occupied while they’re at home.
Story and video from SWNS A football-loving supergran has become an internet sensation after videos of her performing jaw-dropping football trick shots from her wheelchair went viral. Violet Slater, 85, from Telford in Shropshire, has been
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has become the first Premier League boss to take a voluntary pay cut during the coronavirus pandemic. With football suspended since mid-March – and showing few signs of an immediate return – the
Arsenal have announced their head coach Mikel Arteta has contracted the coronavirus. The whole first-team squad will now be placed in self-isolation. A club statement read: "Our London Colney training centre has been closed after head coach
Anthony Martial and Scott McTominay secured Manchester United a stunning third derby victory of the season as Ederson endured a dismal afternoon in the Manchester City goal. There was skill, tension and no little controversy as these bitter rivals
A sheep brought joy to a family in drought-stricken Tamworth, Australia, by showing off his football skills. The sheep, aptly named Sunny because he looked like he wore sunglass as a lamb, was adopted by Alicia Bonomo and her two daughters after
A very persistent dog seemed determined to take part in a football match in Istanbul. Footage of the clash between Fatih Karagumruk and visitors Giresunspor shows a couple of the home team players sizing up a free kick outside their
Britain's oldest football-mad couple still follow their beloved team and jot down every result - after 90 years. Jack Huskisson, 95, went to his first Walsall FC match in 1932 when he was just seven years old. Since then he has rarely
Norwich City players raised a glass in memory of a lifelong fan who left them £100 in his will for a round of drinks. Barrie Greaves died in December at the age of 83, and decided to leave his heroes a little something to say thank you. And while
Defeat in the Merseyside derby proved the final straw as Everton dismissed manager Marco Silva on Thursday. The Portuguese had been under intense pressure since a home defeat by Norwich on November 23 and that was followed by losses against
England will face their 2018 World Cup semi-final conquerors Croatia in the group phase of Euro 2020. Croatia beat England 2-1 after extra-time to deny Gareth Southgate's team a place in the World Cup final, and they will meet at Wembley on
Unai Emery was sacked as Arsenal head coach on Friday morning as a difficult 18 months culminated in the Spaniard's exit. The 48-year-old was appointed as successor to Arsene Wenger in May 2018 having won plenty of trophies at Sevilla and
A statue of Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been put under police protection just weeks after its unveiling due to vandalism from fans of his boyhood club. Malmo supporters lit fires at the base of the tribute, which is located outside the club's
Tottenham booked their place in the Champions League knockout stage for a third successive year with a brilliant 4-2 comeback win against Olympiacos in Jose Mourinho's first home game in charge. It had looked like the Greek side were about to
Tottenham have announced they have sacked manager Mauricio Pochettino after five-and-a-half years in charge. Here, the PA news agency takes a look at some of the contenders who could be ready to fill the role at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Liverpool took a huge advantage in the Premier League title race as their 3-1 win opened up a nine-point gap over opponents Manchester City. Leicester, eight points behind, are now their closest challengers after City's miserable run at
A crazy Carabao Cup fourth-round game had an equally dramatic finish as Liverpool beat Arsenal 5-4 in a shootout after Divock Origi's goal deep into added time to make it 5-5 had taken it to penalties at Anfield. The game maybe did not have
Tottenham gave their season a much-needed shot in the arm with a 5-0 demolition of Red Star Belgrade in the Champions League. It has been a horrible start to the campaign for Mauricio Pochettino's men, who had only won three games before this,
Gareth Southgate's men stood firm in the face of sickening racism as England thrashed Bulgaria on a night of shame in Sofia. The Three Lions took a giant stride towards Euro 2020 as they bounced back from Friday's shock loss in the