Pep Guardiola Does Not Want Barcelona Return

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Pep Guardiola has poured cold water over rumours linking him with a return to Barcelona, describing his connection to the club as a thing of the past. Barcelona presidential favourite Victor Font – who aspires to replace Josep Maria Bartomeu following the latter’s resignation – wants to bring the Manchester City manager back to the […] READ MORE


Steven Davis Marks Milestone Appearance in Brilliant Northern Ireland Win

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Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis surpassed country legend Pat Jennings to become the most capped player in yesterday night’s win over Bosnia-Herzegovina. A thrilling occasion for Davis was made even more spectacular with Northern Ireland progressing via a penalty shoot-out. It seems particularly fitting that Davis’ 120th appearance for his country went to 120 minutes […] READ MORE


Team of the Decade: Barcelona

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s Team of the Decade series. Today we look at the players and manager who have made it into the Barcelona line-up. They have dominated the domestic competition in Spain over the last ten years. They won the league seven times and won the Copa Del Rey six times while […] READ MORE



Andrés Iniesta: Football’s Finest Gentleman

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Johannesburg, South Africa, 2010. Spain squared off against The Netherlands with both sides looking to seal their first ever World Cup honours. Under the glittering Soccer City lights, Andrés Iniesta, struck in the 116th minute to give Spain the win. For a man who nearly missed out on the World Cup finals, this was a moment […] READ MORE


Barcelona 1 Atlético Madrid 1: Three Thoughts

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The league title in the Spanish first division often comes down to the performances of three supremely talented clubs. Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atlético Madrid are always heavy favourites, and 2016-17 is certainly no different. Wednesday evening’s match at the Camp Nou was a key early encounter for both Barcelona and Atlético, ending in a […] READ MORE