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4 Touching Moments of Respect in Football History

Football is not all about trophies, medals, and honours of sorts. Football is a refuge where humans are being humane as they are. After all, the teams, players, fans, and casual spectators are in it for the disparate display of compassion. A Quora user asked, “What are some famous gestures ...
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Most Expensive Buyout Clauses in Football

Buyout clauses are that part of the contract that says ‘no, you can’t touch our man.’ In the football world, the buyout (or release) clause skyrockets after the record-breaking buyout of Neymar to Paris Saint Germain. His buyout amounted to €222 million. If you are meaning to ask what is ...
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8 Football Players Who Were Booed by Their Own Fans

With Piers Morgan calling it a ‘disgrace,’ Granit Xhaka was under fire as he told the Arsenal fans to ‘f*** off’ following the crowd’s booing. Unai Emergy was firm in saying that Xhaka is ‘wrong’ for doing so. The fans booed Xhaka after it took some time for Xhaka to ...
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Concussion in Football: What Needs to Change

No football fan could unsee Tottenham Hotspur’s Jan Vertonghen wobbling and retching on one side of the pitch following a collision with Toby Alderwiereld, his teammate. Vertonghen initially fell to the ground, slammed his face into the turf. His nose also bled moments after. However, after three minutes of assessment, ...
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5 Greatest Women Soccer Players of All Time

Football and soccer are no longer male-dominated sports. Women now work at all levels of the mentioned sports—they are not just players. But, of course, women soccer players are at the frontline.  Here are the names of women’s soccer GOATs. 5) Nadine Angerer Angerer is the goalkeeper of the German ...
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7 of the Greatest Football Movies Ever Made

Football will always be sensational. Hollywood capitalizes on this by producing some of the most emotionally-charged football films of all time that run back to your heart. Below are some of the most memorable football flicks ever made. 1) Remember the Titans History is written by the winners. Set in ...
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5 Football Players Who Retired Way Too Early

Some football legends play until they reach the ripe age of 40 years, exhausting all the possible plays they can until retirement. However, there are also football players who chose to retire earlier than expected. ‘What could have been’ are such lonely words for these players, and perhaps will never ...
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3 Most Skillful Footballers Doing What They Do Best

A football player needs to master at least four skill sets: technique, game intelligence, physical fitness, and proper mindset.  How could a player possibly control and dribble the ball without any spatial awareness or tactical knowledge that another player could snatch it away in a second? And how would he ...
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FIFA to Iran: Lift Women’s Ban on Football Stadiums

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has spoken—banning women from watching a football match is “unacceptable.” He called for the ban removal. The driving force behind the call to end the ban was a sad one. Recently, news about a woman football fan, Sahar Khodayari, who set herself afire after being caught ...
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