SOCCER

Learn all about the history of soccer, interesting facts, and the regulations. We’ll also talk about strategies and tactics and report on players, coaches, and teams.

Soccer and Technology: Will Sports Justice Win?

After the incorporation of the VAR in the 2018 World Cup in Russia, the complex relationship between soccer and technology has once again generated intense controversies. On the one hand, there are those who argue that technological advances favor sports…

Do You Know the Rules that Govern Soccer?

It’s a good thing to expand our horizons and learn about the rules that govern soccer. Here, we’ll talk about some new changes to these rules. There are many soccer fans for the most popular and profitable sport in the…

Serous Infractions: Fielding an Ineligible Player

Not every player can participate in a professional soccer match. Certain rules can overshadow a player’s skill and ability. This, in order to prevent an infraction known as fielding an ineligible player. In order to play in an official competition, the…

What Happens in the Event of a No-Show?

Not only friendly matches can suffer a no-show. Official and professional soccer teams have also failed to present themselves in a match. As for matches that take place in Spain, the Royal Spanish Football Federation has certain procedures and sanctions in…

Real Madrid’s Golden Age

Not too long ago, Real Madrid seemed unstoppable and its players were international idols. The famous Golden Age lasted for nearly six years and doesn’t only linger in the memories of their loyal fans, but for all soccer fanatics. Read about…

Historic Comebacks in European Soccer

Soccer is an intense sport and will always surprise fans with unbelievable matches. Today, we want to talk about the biggest comebacks that are engraved in soccer history for both players and fans alike. The best comebacks in European soccer…

What’s the Professional Soccer League?

We often hear about the Spanish soccer league, it’s considered to be one of the most prestigious, professional soccer leagues in the world. However, do you know what it is and why it’s so famous? In this article, we’ll share…

Some Examples of Professional Vegan Athletes

More and more people are deciding to stop eating meat and other animal products. We can obviously find many examples in the sports world. In the following article, we’ll talk about some professional vegan athletes and their diets. Professional vegan…

The Champions League Final: History

The end of each European soccer season holds a special treat: the Champions League final. Soccer fans eagerly await the results. Today, let’s take a look at the history behind the final match of one of the most important leagues…

The Bosman Case: The Start of a New Era in Soccer

It seems ludicrous to think that current European soccer, complete with international stars and multi-million dollar contracts, owes much of its success to a Belgian player who worked for a modest club in his country in the 1990s. However, it’s…

Uruguay, The First World Cup Champion

Since the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) was founded in 1904, soccer-playing countries wanted to organize a tournament to bring each country together. During the first years after FIFA was founded, the entity didn’t have the infrastructure to carry…

All About the Women’s World Cup

The year 2019 marked another edition of the Women’s World Cup– and many people are curious. Read our post today to learn everything you need to know about it. The Women’s World Cup The Women’s championship may not be as…

What are the Biggest Stadiums in Spain?

With a capacity of over 50 thousand attendees and a huge history behind each one of them, in the following article, we’ll talk about the biggest stadiums in Spain and some interesting facts about them. What are the biggest stadiums…

Public Limited Companies in Soccer

Public Limited Companies (PLC) are one of the most successful models in Spanish soccer. However, in terms of attributions and objectives, people often confuse PLC with sports clubs. What are Public Limited Companies? Public Limited Companies -better known as SAD…

Division System in Professional Spanish Soccer

As a fan or through popular culture, we’ve all heard about the different divisions that professional soccer teams are assigned to. Some of us may have even cried over our team moving down a division. But do you understand how…

The Top 4 Goalkeepers in the World

Since 1987, the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) has recognized the best goalkeepers each year. Want to know who they are? Read all about them in our post today. Who are the world’s best goalkeepers? Some of…

Ballon d’Or: The Most Distinguished Players

Every year brings a new wave of excitement to soccer fans and stars: who’ll be the next player to take home the important award, the Ballon d’Or? In today’s post, read more about this distinguished soccer award. Brief outline of…

Diego Maradona: One of the Greatest of All Time

Diego Armando Maradona was truly one of the greats in all of Soccer history. In today’s post, let’s take a look at the Argentinian legend’s biggest feats. There isn’t a corner of the world that doesn’t know who Diego Maradona…

The UEFA Nations League

Starting shortly after the 2018 World Cup in Russia, the UEFA Nations League came as a surprise to many. While we know that all of the teams on the continent participate in this new championship, why did it begin in…