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DESUS & MERO / Clip
2:20

Superfan Diego Maradona

The legendary Diego Maradona watched the World Cup from Smacked City, Russia.
VICE Sports
12:27

The Vikings Who Shocked Ronaldo: The Unbelievable Rise of Iceland Soccer

With a population of just 325,000, Iceland has long been a footballing minnow. Yet, 16 years ago, the nation decided to change that.
Vice Sports Shorts
3:09

David Villa on His Early Days as a Pro

As Spain's all-time leading scorer, David Villa recently became only the sixth active player to score 400 career goals. We met up with the World Cup winner to reflect on his career's humble beginnings.
VICE Sports Presents: VICE World of Sports
10:59

Inside the World of the Superclasico

The iconic battle between Boca and River isn't on the field, it's in the stands.
VICE Sports Presents: VICE World of Sports
10:37

Soccer's Battle of Algiers

On the eve of revolution, Algerians field a soccer team of their own.
VICE Sports Presents: VICE World of Sports
10:54

Prison Soccer in Uganda

Overcrowded and underfunded, Luzira is home to Uganda’s only maximum-security prison--but also an elaborate soccer league.
VICE Sports Presents: VICE World of Sports
10:59

Soccer's Most Violent Rivalry

In Serbia one violent game has endured communism and civil war: The Eternal Derby.
DESUS & MERO / Clip
1:44

Antoine Griezmann’s Racist Costume

No shoutout to Antoine Griezmann for taking blackface full-body.
DESUS & MERO / Clip
2:00

Sunderland Soccer Pooper

Sometimes you're absolutely wankered at the footy match with your mates and you need a shite.
The 16 Project
6:23

The Youngest Player Starting in MLS

Alphonso Davies has come a long way in a short time. Born at a refugee camp to parents fleeing civil war in Liberia, he walked onto the pitch in Vancouver 15 years later as the second youngest MLS player ever.
Stay Melo
10:05

Carmelo Anthony in Cuba

Carmelo Anthony travels to Cuba to explore the rise of soccer in a nation synonymous with baseball and grab some fresh rolled Cuban cigars along the way.
Sitdowns
3:24

Jerome Boateng Talks Sibling Rivalries in the World Cup

Bayern Munich's Jerome Boateng sits down with VICE to talk World Cup soccer and what its like to compete with his brother.
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