Twitter couldn’t believe one player being on UEFA’s list of Europe’s best players

On Monday, the UEFA announced the 10-man shortlist for the Best Player in Europe Award. As expected, some of the biggest names in football made it, but further down the list fans found one big surprise. The award is voted for by journalists from across Europe, who list their five best players of the 2015-2016 season. Lionel Messi won the first UEFA award in 2011 and also collected the trophy last year. The other winners are Andres Iniesta (2012), Franck Ribery (2013) and Cristiano Ronaldo (2014). The ten nominees, in alphabetical order, are:…

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Will Grigg returns to Northern Ireland as a hero, despite not playing a single minute at Euro 2016

Northern Ireland stunned the football world by reaching the round of 16 at Euro 2016, where they were beaten 1-0 by Wales. Striker Will Grigg didn’t play a single minute in France but returned as a hero due to a certain fan chant about him. Will Grigg returns to Northern Ireland a hero, despite not playing a single minute at #EURO2016https://t.co/qPWk4VhpN1 — BreatheSport (@BreatheSport) 28 juni 2016

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