Sport

UK's Alex Ferguson recovering from emergency surgery

The former Manchester United manager has undergone emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage.

Alex Ferguson recovering from emergency surgery

Sport

Women's football team changes the game in Jordan

How a handful of female football players shaped country's perception of the popular game and won its heart.

Women's football team changes the game in Jordan

Football

Football, Fascism and the World Cup: Game of Our Lives Episode 7

In the season finale of Game of Our Lives, host David Goldblatt speaks with writer and historian John Foot about Italian football and its relationship to politics and national identity.

Football, Fascism and the World Cup: Game of Our Lives Episode 7

India

The Kolkata derby: India's famed footballing rivalry

India's fiercest footballing rivalry appears to be under threat from the country's bold new Super League experiment.

The Kolkata derby: Asia's fiercest footballing rivalry

Football

Mohamed Salah surpasses Ronaldo as top scorer

Brace against former club Roma in the Champions League semi-final takes the Egyptian's tally to 43 in all competitions.

Mohamed Salah surpasses Ronaldo to become Europe's top scorer

Rohingya

Leeds United slammed for Myanmar post-season tour

Football club to arrive for a two-game tour in a country accused of 'ethnic cleansing' against Rohingya Muslims.

Leeds United slammed for Myanmar post-season tour

Football

After Escobar: Game of Our Lives Episode 4

In the fourth episode of Game of Our Lives, Colombian novelist Juan Gabriel Vasquez talks about football in Colombia, growing up at a time when football was inextricable from cartels and paramilitaries, and the murder of player Andres Escobar.

After Escobar: Game of Our Lives Episode 4

Football

Mohamed Salah named PFA Premier League player of the year

Prize awarded to Salah by fellow Premier League players, beating big names such as David Silva and Kevin de Bruyne.

Mohamed Salah named PFA Premier League player of the year

Football

India is in the game: Game of Our Lives Episode 6

In the sixth episode of Game of Our Lives, host David Goldblatt speaks with writer Supriya Nair about the little-known history of football in India, and the influence of celebrities in building up fan bases around the game.

India is in the game: Game of Our Lives Episode 6

Europe

Arsene Wenger to leave Arsenal after 22 years

Arsenal manager has announced he'll be leaving the English Premier League club after 22 years at the helm.

Football

The passion and the politics: Spain's football clubs

Politics has influenced the identity of a number of Spanish football clubs, from Barcelona to Real to Athletic Bilbao.

More than a game: How politics and football interplay in Spain