Controversial refereeing decisions have always been part of football for years, but recently there seems to be more heavy criticism towards poor officiating, notably those that eventually cost teams points.
The tragedy involving Brazilian club, Chapecoense have struck almost every part of football (soccer) world as it's a very sad story which attracted attention from all part of the world from England based media, Italy journalist, Spanish reporters, Asian press and possibly even South African soccer news.
Following a disappointing 1-1 draw against Real Sociedad last weekend which also saw such an abysmal performance from Barcelona, some positive news arrived for head coach, Luis Enrique ahead of his team's battle against Real Madrid.
Toni Kroos' future won't be anywhere outside of Santiago Bernebau as the German international has just extended his stay with Real Madrid until 2022.
The Spanish club themselves confirmed that agreement via their official website, shutting down any rumors about his potential departure from Madrid.
After world cup 2018 it seems like Spain might need to get themselves a new center back after Gerard Pique recently stated his wish of quitting international football after that massive football event.
Goalkeeper position is definitely essential in football as they're the last man that protect every teams' goal from opponents' attacking players.
Although they might not be appreciated as highly as strikers, but since back then up till now, there are always shot stoppers that received wide acknowledgement such as the list provided by Frontsmother.
Being one of the most loved and popular sports, Football doesn't just offer entertainment but also several health related benefits, which makes no professional can try to play for regular fun exercise.
An interesting story was revealed by Real Madrid defender, Raphael Varane, who admitted that he had offers from other teams this summer, notably Jose Mourinho's Manchester United.
Although admitting rejecting Mourinho is not an easy decision, Varane stated that receiving strong trust from Los Blancos' head coach, Zinedine Zidane was the main situation that convinced the France international center back.
Real Madrid started their attempt in chasing Spanish La Liga title in a positive fashion after defeating Real Sociedad in a comfortable 3-0 win, but Los Blancos city rival, Atletico Madrid only picked up one point.
Neymar finally fulfill one of his dream, which is helping his national side, Brazil winning their first ever Olympic medal at home soil, but soon after that success he made an interesting decision by stepping down as captain.