Francis James

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Tales of the placenta: Maori mums share ancient post-birth tradition online

<i>Editor's note: this post contains an image that some may find graphic.</i><p>To many, the placenta is merely an afterthought. Within the Māori culture of …

Planetary Habitability

Then and now: Anfield's Main Stand back in August 1960 and how it looks today as its redevelopment continues at pace. #transformationtuesday

Neymar and Alexis Sanchez Set for Brazil vs. Chile Friendly at Emirates Stadium

Arsenal supporters have been roaring Alexis Sanchez on to great things this season, and they’ll have a unique opportunity to do so again, as Chile get set to go up against the likes of Neymar, Oscar and Willian when they face Brazil in a friendly at the Emirates Stadium.<p>The announcement of the …

Soccer

With Drogba gone, Ivory Coast will rely on the Toure brothers for glory

Boubacar Barry couldn't even move. Serey Die was in tears. Bodies lay all around them, grief-stricken, inconsolable. If you’re seeking a moment that …

Why Atletico Madrid Must Keep Hold of Diego Godin at All Costs

Diego Simeone's arrival at Atletico Madrid in the winter of 2011 has led to unprecedented success for the club.<p>The Argentine has installed a work rate and discipline within the squad, while gradually introducing new players to the side.<p>It's almost three years since El Cholo returned to his former …

Soccer

John Terry at 500: Top 25 Chelsea Moments and Accomplishments for Blues Skipper

On the occasion of John Terry’s 500th match as Chelsea captain, against Crystal Palace on Saturday, we thought we’d look back at the defender’s finest moments and accomplishments for the club.<p>There’s no shortage of them.<p>This, after all, is a player who has won well near everything there is to win …

Soccer

Daniel Sturridge is not your typical footballer and this is not your typical football interview. Check it out... http://www.complex.com/sports/2014/08/daniel-sturridge-liverpool-interview-drake-kanye-balmain-jeans

Why Germany won’t underestimate Argentina: Four big World Cup final upsets

With this Sunday’s World Cup final fast approaching, the narrative from many observers is one that claims Germany should walk away with the game. The …