Last night's action

Tuesday evening’s best Champions League goal

Delgado’s was the funniest, but this one was the best

The word unstoppable is much overused in the footballing vernacular, but Aleksandr Ryazantsev’s rocket for Rubin Kazan to open the [...]

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Goal Roundup

Goals of the weekend

The ones you haven’t seen yet.

Cagliari’s Daniele Dessena, on loan from Sampdoria, shows once more why he is one of the brightest young things in Italian football right [...]

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Last night's action

The pick of Wednesday’s World Cup qualifiers

Goals you might not have seen yet

Japan absolutely malleted Togo last night, beating the 2006 World Cup finalists 5-0. Their second of the match was scored by Shinji Okazaka, one of the rising stars of Japanese football, with a cute back-heel.

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Goal of the Day

A brilliant goal from last night’s action

For those who don’t keep abreast of the Brazilian second division

Vasco de Gama dominated Brazilian football in the late 90s, when led by Romario, they laid claim to [...]

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Cheeky. Very cheeky

Six great back-heeled goals

Because using the top of the boot is so last year

If footballers kicking a ball with the top of their foot isn’t enough excitement for you, the last seven days has really been a treat, as a trend of using an alternative means of transport in getting ball to net has emerged. Aston Villa’s [...]

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Ooh Cheeky!

Video: The best corner ever taken!

Roma’s crafty dead ball fools Milan, the officials

Many years ago, I had the utter displeasure of watching Matt Le Tissier play his part in sinking the good ship Wimbledon FC by scoring directly from a corner. The lads at Roma, however, [...]

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