Fiat Chrysler workers at the Melfi plant in Italy decided to strike after hearing that its main investors had agreed to support a deal worth £99.2m (€112m) to bring former Real Madrid star striker Cristiano Ronaldo to play at Juventus. [Read more…]
The eyes of the sporting world are once again transfixed on the “beautiful game”. Soccer is renowned for providing moments of high drama, and not just on the pitch (discounting, of course, the “divers”) – there have been many outstanding football movies produced over the years as well.
Take a look at some of the best football movies ever made: [Read more…]
What an incredible season it has been – jam-packed with twists and turns, heaving with transformation and surprises and even enchanting us with a fairytale ending. If I had told you twelve months ago that [Read more…]
Euro 2016 is nearly upon us, with the tournament set to kick off on June 10 when hosts France plays Romania at the Stade de France. Some football fans would argue that while the FIFA World Cup is the most watched and celebrated football tournament, the European Championships is the toughest football tournament to win. [Read more…]
Shoot! Magazine was founded in 1969 and is arguably the most popular of all footballing magazines of all time.
Even footballers got their hand at the pen, being featured as one of the magazine’s star writers for a season. Legends of the game such as Bryan Robson, Charlie Nicholas and Kevin Keegan all took their turn as writers. More recently Joe Cole as well as Danny Mills have featured as more regular columnists, much to the delight of fans.
Another fan favourite of the magazine was the “Are you a Ref” comic strip feature. In 2006, the comic strips were collated and published in a book form. [Read more…]