French DJ and musician Martin Solveig apologised on Monday after asking Norwegian soccer star Ada Hegerberg if she knew how to twerk, just minutes after she won the inaugural Ballon d’Or award as the world’s best women’s player.
Spain correspondent Sid Lowe joins ESPN FC to discuss Luka Modric winning the 2018 Ballon d’Or after claiming the 2018 UEFA Champions League title with Real Madrid and reaching the final of the 2018 World Cup in Russia with Croatia, and what it means for fans in the nation.
Cast your votes, as Cristiano Ronaldo, Luka Modric, Antonio Griezman and Kykian Mbappe co go head to head for one of club football’s most prestigious award.
Just when the Real Madrid faithfuls were cooking up a hope of having signed another Zinedine Zidane, comparing characteristics and what makes him even better. They all come crumbling and crashing to the ground at the Ipurua Municipal Stadium.
Santiago Solaris’ joy as new coach was short lived as Eibar pounded the UCL reigning champions (Real Madrid) to the ground in yet another La Liga fixture
Shaka Hislop, Craig Hurley and the ESPN FC crew counts down their picks for the top 10 to win the 2018 Ballon d’Or.
After Harry Kane’s late strike helped England exact revenge on Croatia for their 2018 World Cup exit, Gareth Southgate suggested the Tottenham striker was the world’s best goalscorer. Would you rate
The ESPN FC crew of Gab Marcotti, Craig Burley and Alejandro Moreno *go* into Extra Time to discuss your tweets about (0:32) if Luka Modric winning the Ballon d’Or would be “one of the biggest crimes in football,” (4:52) if Modric or Andres Iniesta is the better midfielder (5:35) and who Marcotti thinks is the ideal striker for Italy.
Sebi Salazar, Ale Moreno, Shaka Hislop, Craig Burley and Julien Laurens respond to fan tweets about:
Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri has praised his players following their 2-0 Serie A victory at AC Milan, claiming they were shaken by the 2-1 Champions League defeat to Manchester United just four days earlier.