The game of football is any of several similar team sports, of similar origins which involve, to varying degrees, kicking a ball with the foot in an attempt to score a goal. The most popular of these sports worldwide is association football, more commonly known as just "football" or "soccer". Unqualified, the word football applies to whichever form of football is the most popular in the regional context in which the word appears, including American football, Australian rules football, Canadian football, Gaelic football, rugby league, rugby union and other related games. These variations are known as "codes.

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Real Madrid's Jesé Could Ruin Career

Real Madrid youngster Jesé Rodriguez suffered an injury that could tip his career both ways depending on how he approaches his recovery.

England vs Denmark - Chance for England youngsters to shine

England’s friendly with Denmark on Wednesday is their last fixture before Roy Hodgson names his squad for this summer’s World Cup. So if points are to be proved and decisions changed, this is the last direct chance to do so. Undoubtedly Hodgson has made up his made on the large majority of his squad but there are definitely some spots up for grabs especially with the likes of Ashley Cole, Frank Lampard and James Milner all lacking first team action for their clubs, meaning they are no longer the certainties for the World Cup they once seemed.

Arsenal vs Bayern Munich preview

They may have been plenty of margin for error, but defeat away to Napoli in the final round of group stage matches and their resultant second placed finish looked to ensure that Arsenal would face an uphill struggle in the last 16 of the Champions League. As it turned out, the draw didn’t disappoint, as Bayern Munich were randomly chosen to face the Gunners for the second season running.

Champions League preview: Manchester City vs. Barcelona

When the draw for the Champions League first knockout round was made in December, Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini welcomed being paired with Barcelona.

CL underdogs - Atletico Madrid

This week’s Champions League last 16 ties have the potential to be some of the most exciting games of the season as English sides Manchester City and Arsenal host European heavyweights Barcelona and Bayern Munich respectively. Although, while those two games possess three of the four favourites to win the trophy outright, it is one of the outsiders for the tournament we focus on, in Atletico Madrid. Back for only their third Champions League campaign since 1997 and having not got past the last 16 on any of those occasions, Atletico travel to AC Milan firmly under the radar, yet ready for a tilt at European glory.

NESV takes over Liverpool and the consequences

NESV and John Henry take over Liverpool FC from Tom Hicks and George Gillette. See what the implications and consequences are for the fans.

Champions League - Now that's a fact!

The Champions League is about to hit us once again and if you want to be ready for a new round and update your knowledge about Champions League you might want to check our fact based Infographic out. It has 14 facts that you probably won’t read in the gossip column but will ensure your status as ‘the wise guy’ down at the sports pub. Everyone remember last years winning team and manager but do you know who's the all time best performing manager? No? You better read our Infographic then.

Premier League contest - Who won £25?

The Premier League contest is back to "normal" and the results from the weekend are in! Check who won!

Rising Sunderland beats Newcastle 3-0

Consistent Adam Johnson helped Sunderland to beat Newcastle at St. James' Park in Premier League match. Forward Fabio Borini gave lead to the Black Cats by scoring from spot, which was earned by Phil Bardsley. Jack Colback has scored the third goal for Sunderland.

The Most Successful Football Teams from each European League (Part 3)

Third part of the article that will help you with the orientation in every European league. Let’s see what the history of another 5 European leagues is...