Chapecoense legend Nivaldo, who didn’t travel, announces immediate retirement (Video)

An understandably emotional Nivaldo has cancelled his farewell game… Nivaldo announces retirement ahead of farewell game 42-year-old Chapecoense goalkeeper Nivaldo today announced his immediate retirement from football. The veteran goalkeeper joined Chapecoense in 2006 and was due to play his farewell game against Atletico-MG on the final day of the Brasileirão championship. On 299 appearances for

Luke Shaw names Victor Moses as the toughest opponent he’s faced (Video)

Luke Shaw crossbar challenge Before answering some questions about his career, Luke Shaw took on YouTuber Tobiias in a crossbar challenge. The challenge involved the two having three attempts each at hitting the crossbar from a distance, before having three attempts each at getting the ball into a bin, from afar. Shaw, who would expect to

Brazilian champs Palmeiras plan to play their final match of the season in Chapecoense’s shirts

Palmeiras & Chapecoense Brazilian champions Palmeiras have petitioned the Brazilian FA to play their final match of the season in Chapecoense’s shirts. ESPN Brasil are reporting that the Brazilian FA are thought to be in favour of the gesture, however before the green light can be given, Palmeiras need to get the agreement of Adidas. Palmeiras wear

(VIDEO) Very special Clásicos at Camp Nou

In the season 1998/99, Barça won 3-0 thanks to two goals from current boss Luis Enrique and another from Rivaldo. Two seasons later in 2000/01 Luis Enrique scored again in a 2-0 win. Simao grabbed the other for the blaugranes. In 2006/07 the world witnessed a 19 year old Leo Messi score

Disgraceful: Chelsea fans sung anti-Semitic songs on the Tube after the Tottenham win (Video)

Anti-Semitic Chelsea fans What absolute morons. This has no place in football. The Mirror on Sunday have got hold of sad footage filmed on the London Underground showing a group of Chelsea fans being openly anti-Semitic. The video was filmed after the Blues beat Tottenham 2-1 at Stamford Bridge. Spurs, of course, are known for their