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Cristiano Ronaldo’s record 400 goals in European Football’s Top 5 leagues and other records

Is he even human? You'll be saying this in just about two minutes!

Ever since he joined the Reds ie Manchester United in 2003, Cristiano Ronaldo has broken more records than a top-flight footballer’s goals scored in a league season! Yeah, that many!

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Best goal nominations that didn't win the award they deserved

Yes! We’ve all been furious at award results after our favourite player didn’t win the yearly ‘best goal’ award. Football is an emotion at the end of the day. It made us argue, fight, blame the system until we came to terms with the end result!

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Ballon d'Or 2018 Nominees revealed! – Messi, Ronaldo, Salah, Neymar, Mbappe, Bale, Pogba make the list

The Ballon d'Or, the most prestigious award of the football fraternity has just dropped the toughest list of nominees in years!

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France, The Football World Cup and beyond

A whole month of riff raff, high spirited, never-ending action of football finally came to an end with a not so obvious choice for the winners – France!

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The 6 Biggest rivalries in Football History OUTSIDE the EPL - Part 2

Moving on from the first part of the article, here’s the rest of the biggest rivalries in football.

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The 6 Biggest rivalries in Football History OUTSIDE the EPL - Part 1

Yes we all know of London derbies and Manchester derbies and Merseyside derbies and how big the games, the rivalries and preps are. But some of these games go well beyond even that. Some of these names we may recognize from the Europa league matches, some we may not even recognize at all. 

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TOP 5 FOOTBALL STADIUM ATMOSPHERES TO WITNESS BEFORE YOU DIE

What is a football match without loud chanting fans that jump in unison?

Answer:

1. Nothing.

2. A one-off closed door game between Barcelona and Las Palmas. (Die Heart La Liga fans, get the joke!)

If you’ve seen Green Street Hooligans (which we hope to god you have) and thought West Ham and Millwall FC fans were rowdies, prepare yourself for something very dynamically eye-opening. The following fans bring ALL they’ve got to a game, create the best atmosphere there is and more often than not are a pain in the a** for the visiting team.

Here’s 5 of the best football match atmospheres you HAVE TO witness before it’s too late.

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Top 5 businessmen who bought football clubs just for fun

Remember how the Roman elite placed warriors in open arenas and watched them fight to the death just for fun? “Entertainment” isn’t it?
Try extending the same entertainment logic to club football with ‘club owners’ substituting the Roman elites in the present day! Now, someone needs to be funding this, isn’t it? Let’s deep dive who’s pumping in all this moolah ‘for fun’. 

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Top 5 ‘when fans go wild’ moments in Football

If you thought your ex girl-friend was crazy, you’ve seen nothing yet!
Football fans are emotional at the least and violent at best.
Speaking of best, here’s some of the most savage reactions by fans when their emotions go running high:

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Top 5 tactics that changed football

Football as we see it is far from the same in 2017. There’s new age innovations, technology interference and then there’s just the smart managerial ability of the managers today. Here’s 5 tactics that changed football for good.

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