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Inexplicable Red Card In Italy Restarts Rumors Of Serie A Match Fixing

It's been 15 years since news of Italy's major match-fixing scandal shocked the footballing world. Calciopoli, as the scandal became known, involved five Serie A sides (namely Juventus) paying off anyone and everyone to influence things like refereeing selections and calls made on the field.

Gianluigi Buffon, Giorgio Chiellini and Zlatan Ibrahimovic — members of Juventus at the time and all still in Serie A — will certainly remember those dark days of Italian football, as well as the subsequent match-fixing scandal that came to light in 2011.

Ryan Reynolds Shows Intimate Understanding Of British Football After Attending Just One Match

Ryan Reynolds is fairly new to this soccer thing. The Canadian movie star recently bought one of the world’s oldest clubs, Wrexham AFC, with fellow funnyman Rob McElhenney. The two attended their first Wrexham game on Tuesday, an away match against Maidenhead United at York Road. Though still a novice, Reynolds showed an uncanny and deep understanding of what British soccer is all about after attending just one match.

¡Se Vienen Mellizos! Cristiano Y Georgina Anuncian Que Se Agranda La Familia

Horas después de que la revista española ¡Hola! revelara en exclusiva que su novia Georgina Rodríguez estaba embarazada, Cristiano Ronaldo confirmó la noticia a través de su cuenta en Instagram. En ella aparece junto a la argentina y una ecografía.

El post, eso sí, venía con una sorpresa adicional: la pareja no espera un hijo, sino que dos. 

"Encantados de anunciar que estamos esperando mellizos. Nuestros corazones están llenos de amor y no podemos esperar por conocerlos", escribió el futbolista de Manchester United al dar a conocer la buena nueva.

Para Qué Un Disfraz, Si Con Una Camiseta Basta: Los Mejores Jerseys De Fútbol Para Halloween

Temporada de Halloween y no queríamos dejarlos sin algunas ideas ligadas al fútbol para contagiarse con el espíritu de las celebraciones.

Un buen punto de partida es Ted Lasso. La serie de Apple ha dejado una huella indeleble este año en la televisión y ofrece al mismo tiempo una amplia variedad de opciones para encontrar un disfraz. Todas muy simples.

The 18 Best Ted Lasso Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween is the one time of year when it’s OK to dress up as sexy versions of random figures from pop culture and beg for candy and/or get completely wasted. But for those of you soccer fans who are a bit unsure of what to go as this year, we’ve got some Ted Lasso Halloween costume ideas just for you.

Two FIFA 22 Stats That Will Blow Your Mind — And One That’ll Confirm What You Long Suspected

It’s been 22 days since FIFA 22 came out, and that means EA Sports wants to brag about its latest edition. The video game giant released a cool FIFA infographic summarizing how gamers are playing FIFA 22, and it’s simultaneously revealing and not at all surprising.

Back In The First Division After 48 Years Away, Belgium’s Most Historic Club Is Now Top Of The Table

Take a look at a list of Belgian First Division title winners and you'll find some familiar names at the top. Anderlecht leads the way with 34 league crowns, followed by last year's winner Club Brugge with exactly half as many titles.

But in third place is a club that even ardent fans of European soccer will struggle to recognize: Royale Union Saint-Gilloise (Union SG for short).

Located on the outskirts of Brussels, Union SG won six straight Belgian First Division titles between 1903 and 1910, plus another five over the ensuing two decades or so.

More Than A Simulation: Four Tales Of Football Manager's Impact On The Real Soccer World

For many years now, FIFA and PES (now eFootball) have been the one-two punch at the top of the soccer video game world. But while those two franchises flex their big muscles as they quarrel over licensing rights, Football Manager (FM) has quietly stayed on the path and continues to be cherished among intellectually-minded football fans.

I Finally Tried eFootball — Please Don’t Make The Same Mistake

I’ll admit, I was curious. With PES fully rebranding to eFootball and going free to play — something I’ve long thought FIFA should do — I was willing to give the franchise another shot. And yet, I cannot even recommend downloading this janky game right now.