5 great apps/sources to get football news on your Android & iOS devices

In the world of sports, Football is one of the top players and you would not be wrong if you say it is the number one sport from the list of top sports around the world. Yes, some may argue to deny the immense popularity of this sport. Whatever Football is popular and also known as soccer in some parts of the world.

The fans of football all over the globe can see international games and leagues of many countries like EPL, LaLiga, Serie A, etc. And the most popular club football competition UEFA Champions League is also there to entertain the football fanatics. However, because of our busy schedules, it is impossible to watch all the exciting games or even all the matches of the football club you support.

Nevertheless, you can always get the updates and news of your favorite or league thanks to the internet and modern devices like smartphones. People who do not want to miss any news or live match updates can use their smartphones to know about all the football news and information. Just download any football news app on your device to follow your club and country team as well as other big football news around the world.

To avoid any confusion of which app or source you should rely on to get your precious football updates we are listing the 5 best apps or sources for you to have any of them on your phone to follow your favorite sport.

Here are the top 5 list of Apps for Football News


FotMob is the app that covers almost every possible match update from any competition in the world and the latest news. If you ask me then I would personally recommend anyone to use this platform because it is very user-friendly and the simple nature of this app makes it very comfortable to use.

The user number of the app is over 10 million so you can imagine its popularity among football lovers. Also, it does not take time to load hence you will have any information quickly with simple taps.

Football News FotMob

When you open the app, you can see the list of current matches divided into their respective competition and cups which you can sort by time. Tap to any match that you are interested in and you will get all the live updates like line-up with subs before one hour of the starting time, injury list, formation, venue, match referee, etc. During and after the match you can also check all the goals, assists, cards, player rating, etc as a detailed match result.

The option of selecting your favorite teams and leagues is also there. And by turning on the notification feature, you will get notified with updated matches or breaking news. Apart from that, articles are also there for you to read on transfers, match reports, opinions, etc for teams and competitions. You can participate in polls for matches like who would win the match etc. The detailed information and on-point nature of this app are very rare to any other app or platform and that is a unique thing about it.

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That is another amazing platform for the football news and updates to provide any user the exact information they are looking for. You will find any top leagues or competition in this application and they deliver so many other leagues and cup games from all over the world. Users can get any news from over 150 leagues and cups through this app to get favorable updates.

So, if you do not want to miss any live match update of your favorite games then you can use this to know line-ups, goals with the scorer name, red or yellow cards substitutions, etc. Line-ups will be there one hour before the match and if you want all the latest news from the football world then you can get them on your phone.

The live commentary is one of the main attracting parts of the app. The commentary is very engaging and exciting to entertain you enough. But it is not available for all the leagues, big leagues and games will surely have this live commentary so no worry in that part. Also, it fetches many latest news or updates from good sources for you to read which is very pleasant by the way.

OneFootball Soccer News

Any fan can opt out of their favorite teams as all the news regarding those teams will be displayed to them as a priority on their mobile screen to access them. The user experience will not disappoint you if you pick this app to follow football most of the time. Once in a while, it may annoy you with minor delaying or loading issues but they are not a big problem to use effectively.

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It is not a hard thing to know that Twitter is a social media platform where users can Tweet or Re-Tweet and follow any person or page of their interest. We know the cons of social media and it can impact our lives in various ways. But, if you want to know about the football news and results, Twitter can become very handy and efficient.

There are some ways which you can use for getting the best feeds about the world of football and other related information.

  • The first thing you should do on Twitter is following the official account of your favorite football club and league along with the football team of your country. By doing this you will get all the news feeds about them all the time on your Twitter page. Any official announcement or live match updates are all you can get from there. To my knowledge, it is the best source to get accurate news of football.
  • Football players use Twitter to interact and provide information regarding them to the fans. Users can easily find their favorite players on the platform to follow them to know more precisely about all the updates related to them and their teams.
  • If you are a fan of short and simple one-liner transfer news and other news then it is the ideal place for you to be. Follow sports blog sites or channels and other sources to get any news in a simple tweet. It will save your time to read relatively long articles. And there the sports journalists like Fabrizio Romano always update transfer rumors and news with a high percentage of accuracies.
  • You can see the latest trending topics on football from Twitter and read what the other fans are feeling about that specific topic. You can also tweet your opinion on some news and interact with other users within the app.

Follow the accounts or pages which you think are relevant to you for getting proper news about this sport and this way you can customize your feed for getting the latest football news all the time. Twitter is very affirmative for football updates if you want to use it that way.


Official apps of Football

There is no shortage of official football apps or sites on the internet. At present, anyone can find an official app of clubs, leagues, or competitions as well as tournaments. People who follow some specific teams and competitions can download such official apps of clubs and cups to get only the news related to them.

If you follow only EPL or a team in that league then you can use their apps for more focused news regarding them. For the UEFA Champions League fans, they can go for the official UCL application for exciting UCL news and results. Many regional and minor leagues or teams also have their official apps for the fans so you can get your local team news and announcement from there.

So, if you follow only your favorite team then you can install the official app of the team for news and read their official announcements or articles over the platform. Even there are some official apps of big players is here on the internet which you can download if you are interested in that player and want to get information about him.



All Football

Lastly, there is an app called All Football which is also very good and reliable to feed your hunger for all football-related information. Using this platform, any user will get live match updates, scores, stats, and any details related to the game and teams. Many leagues and tournaments are there for the users and they can access any specific news or reports with this tool. So, you can consider it and install the app for your trip to the world of football.

All Football

But, after some recent updates, the app is not working that it used to be. It takes time to load it and the lagging problem is visible when you use this for news and stats. Live updates of matches are also not working quickly. Regardless of such issues, hope there that the application will get some fixings to omit the problems. And you can use it now or later because it runs sufficient enough to provide you data.

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There are lots of such apps available for the users to install and use for football news. But, these 5 apps or sources are very reliable and famous for their affirmative natures. You can confidently pick any of them and you would not regret picking any from the list. These are that good.