Football scandals & disasters
Football, as the most popular sport in the world, is not immune to scandals, tragedies and catastrophes. Find out the stories behind soccer’s biggest disasters and controversies; including financial issues, players' misbehavior and death.
Know more about the most controversial bribery case that hits the football governing body, FIFA.
Learn more about the most famous controversy in soccer world cup history during the Mundial 2006 in Germany.
Take a look back at the most horrific and worst soccer stadium catastrophies that ended the lives of hundreds of football fans.
Facts about the 1985 football tragedy that was described as "the darkest hour in the history of the UEFA competitions".
Brazil defeated 7-1 as the host of the 2014 Mundial received from Germany the most embarassing defeat in World Cup's history.
Take a close look at one of the most controversial goal of the football World Cup.
Get a better understanding on how Andres Escobar’s death was caused by an own goal.
Take a closer look at the “Soccer War” between Honduras and El Salvador.
The players that made their reputation at stake through their aggressive acts inside and outside the football field. Learn the reason why they became infamous.
Read about the history and origin of football hooliganism; which football club supporters showed the most violent and unruly behavior during a soccer match.
Find out how much you know about scandalous & controversial moments in football through this quiz.