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Cardiff Met FC students live the UEFA Europa League fairy tale dream

Cardiff Met FC students live the UEFA Europa League fairy tale dream

ANYONE FOR A EUROPEAN TOUR?? pic.twitter.com/pOfc26He2V — Cardiff Met Uni FC (@CardiffMetFC) May 19, 2019 Incredible stories around football usually amaze supporters and global football fans. The latest milestone leads us to Cardiff, Wales. There, Cardiff Met FC players have been occupied not only with exams but facing the previous step from qualifying for the Europa League. They ultimately succeed in the Welsh Premier League play-off final after sealing their tickets to a European pro experience overcoming Bala Town in a dramatic penalty shoot-out win. This means that they will play in the Europa League preliminary round at the end...

Ada Hegerberg, women’s Ballon d’Or in 2018, refuses to play at the World Cup

Ada Hegerberg, women’s Ballon d’Or in 2018, refuses to play at the World Cup

France will gather this summer the best women’s footballers for the Women’s World Cup. However, the absence of Ada Hegerberg, the best footballer in the World, has meant an unprecedented decision as she refuses to play at the 2019 World Cup. The last winner of the women’s Ballon d’Or in 2018 will not be in France as the 23-old Olympique Lyon striker demands better conditions than the current ones for women in her country, Norway. Two years ago, she had already left her national team squad once the last UEFA Euro tournament ended. There is a special reason for the best in...

Sheffield FC: the world’s first football club

Sheffield FC: the world’s first football club

It is undeniable that one of the main responsibles for the present global football industry is Sheffield Football Club is, the oldest football club in the world -dating back to the fall of 1857-. The club is officially recognized by The FIFA and The Football Association of England (FA) officially recognize it, thus Sheffield FC is the world’s first football club. It all started in Yorkshire, Sheffield. The club pioneers were Nathaniel Creswick y William Prest who took advantage of a previous cricket club founded two years earlier. That was the origin of Sheffield FC and the first rules of football were...

Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa orders team to concede a goal in an uncommon fair play sportsmanship act

Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa orders team to concede a goal in an uncommon fair play sportsmanship act

Marcelo Bielsa, former Special One Football Club Athletic Club manager and current Leeds United boss has been praised for an uncommon fair play decision in the Championship match between Leeds and Aston Villa, descended into chaos when the hosts scored a controversial goal while Jonathan Kodija was down. Bielsa ordered his Leeds players to let Aston Villa score afterwards to even the match. The drama all kicked off in the 72nd minute as Tyler Roberts was about to put the ball out of play with Villa’s Jonathan Kodjia down injured, but instead he passed forward to set up a goal...