Given eight days off by Chelsea over the international lull for a spot of well-deserved R&R, Didier Drogba has spent his time wisely,choreographing a brave, sensuous, pioneering,fiercely intricate and absolutely fab'a'lous new dance routine...poolside, of course just like Club Tropicana.
Thierry Henry's instinctive, mercurial volley against Manchester United at Highbury in 2000 is routinely bandied around when discussing the greatest goals ever scored in the Premier League and with very good reason it was as close to a work of art as you're likely to see in footballing terms.
Shilling for the club's "official car and van rental partner", here's Arsenal stars Per Mertesacker, Jack Wilshere and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain as you've never seen them before/probably never want to see them again...
We could be wrong, but is that Big Keith from The Office voicing "Darren Oxlade-Chamberlain"?
Appearing on "Le Club du Dimanche" (The Sunday Club) on beIN SPORTS over the weekend, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger famed the world overfor his silkenkeepy-uppy chops -was talked into a quick game of "football tennis" with the show's hosts.
In hindsight, Pies did think it was a little strange that Wayne Rooney opted for an uncharacteristic acrobatic hand-spring goal celebration after scoring his first goal of the evening against Scotland on Tuesday evening.
Poland and Switzerland hammered out a 2-2 draw in their friendly fixtureinWroclaw last night, withJosip Drmic scoring a third-minute opener for the Swiss before most fans had had a chance to wedge their bums in their seats.
Scotland 1-3 England International Friendly 19th November 2014
England produced a superb, vibrant display at a wonderfully charged Celtic Park on Tuesday evening. While Scotland, coming off the back of a vital Euro 2016 win against Ireland, looked heavy-legged, the Three Lions were quick to the ball and full of movement.
Last weekend, veteran playmaker Alvaro Recoba whipped ina trademark 30-yard free-kick in the fifth minute of stoppage timeto give Nacional a dramatic 2-1win over despised rivals Penarol in the Uruguayan clasico.
Now aged 38 and already a bona fide hero at Nacional, Recoba entered the game with 20 minutes left to play and duly cemented his legend status by curling home the match-winning goal with pretty much the last meaningful kick of the game.
Shot shortly before striker Elton Martins found himself floored for being a big cocky show-off in the same game, this absolutely brilliant footage takenby a drone camera flown over Medellin'sEstadio Atanasio Girardot before their Colombian top flight game against Deportivo Cali on Sunday evening captures the home fans unfurling an absolutely gigantic banner running round the entire stadium.
With his side3-2 up against Deportivo Cali in the Colombian top flight on Sunday evening and with just one minute of injury time left to play, Medellin forward Elton Martins decided it was a good time to get all cocky and start balancing the ball between his shoulder blades.
Here's a great goal Callum Roberts scored earlier this season and became a bit of a YouTube sensation because of it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KjOnPPPyRO8 Wow. Comments welcome. You can follow us on our three social media sites below:
With all the talk of Eden Hazard's form in the last few years and the fact that he is well on the way to being labelled one of the worlds best, I thought I would take you back ten years to someone who, at the time, was and remains just as good - Arjen Robben.
After a challenging match with Colombia on Friday, the US takes on Ireland tomorrow. Instead of a typical preview, we decided to focus on five players and some specific things to watch for on Tuesday. Trust us, you can't help but focus on these things going forward, they will practically consume you.
San Marino slogged their way to a glorious goalless draw against Estonia on Saturday night a result which saw the minnows, currently joint-rock bottom of the FIFA rankings alongside Bhutan, pick up their first ever point in European Championship qualifying.
As well as being only their fourth ever clean sheet, the 0-0 against Estonia also marked the first time San Marino hadmanagedanything other than defeatin the space of the 62 international fixtures they've played since thenation'sfirst ever competitive game in 1990.
Throwing caution (and the risk of anE.coli infection) to the wind,this German Sunday League side in time-honoured tradition decided to go for a "swim" in the standing flood water that reduced their home pitch into a murky brown water-logged swamp at the weekend.