Liverpool continues its own fairy tale at the expense of Roma’s

There would be no second miracle of Rome. No club president diving into a fountain and gladly paying the fine. No further upsets in this unlikely Champions League season. Twenty-two days after... Read more »

Where does Real Madrid rank in the history of European and Champions League dynasties?

Comparing teams from different generations and eras is a fool’s errand. But sometimes we get a little foolish over here at FC Yahoo. And we wanted to explore just where this Real... Read more »

Salah carries banner into Champions League final not just for Liverpool, but Muslims worldwide

In Arabic, “Salah” means “righteousness,” “goodness” and “peace,” and Mohamed Salah has brought the peace, goodness and righteousness out of football fans across the United Kingdom and instantly become an Egyptian and... Read more »

When Liverpool was the biggest club in the world

It’s May 30, 1984, and Alan Kennedy is walking toward the penalty spot at the Stadio Olimpico. The ball is clenched in his right hand. The Scottish left-back is surrounded by nearly... Read more »

Real Madrid striker scores by blocking keeper’s throw

Karim Benzema put Real Madrid ahead of Liverpool in Saturday’s Champions League final with one of the most bizarre goals you’ll ever see. Benzema blocked Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius’ throw with an... Read more »

Bicycle kick puts Madrid ahead in Champions League final

Gareth Bale put Real Madrid ahead of Liverpool in the Champions League final with this ludicrous bicycle kick: ARE YOU SERIOUS! Gareth Bale scores one of the best goals you’ll EVER see... Read more »

Real Madrid beats Liverpool on Bale wondergoal

Real Madrid’s fourth Champions League final victory in five years was a story of two absurd goals. It was a story of ridiculous talent and ridiculously good fortune. And it was fitting.... Read more »

Real Madrid’s dominance sustained by its scrappiness

Sergio Ramos is sort of a metaphor for Real Madrid itself. The defensive stalwart and captain has a classically handsome face, yet thick facial hair, sprawling tattoos, and a Mohawk-ish haircut lend... Read more »

Cristiano Ronaldo, not content with Champions League title, stirs up postgame rumors, controversy

Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale both unnecessarily addressed their personal futures after they won a fourth Champions League title in five years with Real Madrid. (Getty) Real Madrid has apparently gotten bored... Read more »

Liverpool keeper tearfully apologizes to fans

Loris Karius has had his hurdles and stumbles as Liverpool’s goalkeeper, but he will likely never reach a point lower than the Champions League final on Saturday. The German 24-year-old allowed two... Read more »