Top Ten Oldest Universities Around the World

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The word university is derived from the Latin universitas magistrorum et scholarium, roughly meaning “community of teachers and scholars”. The term was coined by the Italian University of Bologna, which, with a traditional founding date…

Nigeria Watches On As FIFA Considers Updating Change Of Nationality Rules

World football governing body FIFA is currently mulling over some changes on the rule governing ‎players eligibility for national teams, particularly the rule on switching from one nation to another. According to Victor Montagliani, who is…

Ex-Chelsea Boss Explains Why Club Has Started to Struggle This Season

Former Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit has pinpointed added pressure, increased demands, a lack of depth and failure to replace key departing players as the reasons behind his old club's mounting troubles this season. Chelsea cruised to the Premier…

Sam Allardyce Rules Himself Out of Leicester Job as Rival Premier League Manager Becomes Favourite

Former England and Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce has ruled himself out of the running to take over the vacant manager's position at Leicester City, paving the way for Burnley boss Sean Dyche to become front-runner for the Foxes hot seat. Tuesday…

Chelsea Boss Bemoans 'Thin' Squad & Admits to Trying to Sign Roma Star Ahead of UCL Clash

​Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has revealed he has previously attempted to sign Belgian midfielder Radja Nainggolan from Serie A side AS Roma, while he has also bemoaned the size of his "thin" squad ahead of Wednesday's return to Champions…

Liverpool break record in Maribor thrashing

A 7-0 victory at Maribor saw Liverpool set a record in the Champions League on Tuesday. Liverpool set a record for the biggest away win by an English side in Europe's top club competition with their 7-0 thrashing of Maribor. Jurgen Klopp's…

UEFA's Best XI of Players-Turned-Managers in This Season's Champions League

Some of the best managers in world football were once legendary players themselves and in this season's Champions League starting XI can be made up of those who once took to the field during their heyday. Complied by UEFA, here is the best…

Man Utd Star Juan Mata Names Barcelona Legend as the Best Player He's Ever Played Alongside

Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata has named Barcelona legend Andrés Iniesta as the greatest footballer he has ever played alongside.   The two creative talents have starred for Spain in the past, having both been in the squad…

FIFA World Rankings: Germany Still #1 as Surprise South Americans Climb Into Top 10

Germany remain top of the latest FIFA World Rankings, with the October update taking into account the latest round of World Cup qualifiers and friendlies that have played out around the planet at international level over the course of the last…