The beautiful game is full of emotion, athleticism and artistry both on and off the field. These galleries tell the story of football through the eyes of the players, managers and fans.
19 imagesThe beautiful game of football is full of great athleticism
6 imagesA football team is more than the 11 players on the pitch
10 imagesThe beautiful game of football has many celebrations
9 imagesRoutines, rituals and superstitions are all part of the match day build-up. Whether its a scietific approach to muscles and nutrition, or just kicking the ball about with your tracksuit top on, all players have to first get themsleves ready.