How Jose Mourinho almost became Barcelona boss a decade ago… before they opted for Pep Guardiola instead

The Special One met Barca hierarchy in 2008 as they were about to dispense with boss Frank Rijkaard and even gave a PowerPoint presentation about how the La Liga side would look under his guidance. The Barcelona board were split over whether to appoint Mourinho, who was on his sabbatical after being axed by Chelsea the year earlier. But the […]

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Noah Centineo Was Almost Cast As This Character in ‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’

Noah Centineo is the perfect Peter in To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before, and Israel Broussard is the perfect Josh. However, their roles were almost switched, according to director Susan Johnson. “When we did chemistry reads, I knew I loved Israel and I knew I loved Noah, but I wasn’t sure who would play which role,” she tells IndieWire. […]

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Cowboys produce almost the perfect game, but Roosters prevail

Coaches are forever banging on about completion rates. Hold the footy and you win the game. Well gents, try explaining what happened at Allianz Stadium on Saturday night. North Queensland, in taking on the premiership heavyweights the Roosters, did not drop the Steeden until there was two minutes and 33 seconds left on the clock. They finished with a completion […]

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20 Celebs With Phobias That Almost Stopped Them From Becoming Famous

From spiders and snakes to cemeteries and open water, everyone has something that makes them feel scared. Even thinking about the thing can get your heart pumping faster! Whether our phobias stem from a scarring incident in our lives or we feel a more irrational fear, nothing is worse than being confronted with the things that make your skin crawl. […]

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Jack’s Death On ‘This Is Us’ Almost Happened Differently & You’ll Be So Shook

After months of wondering how Pearson family patriarch died on This Is Us, the NBC drama gave fans a heartbreaking answer. Jack suffered cardiac arrest after facing smoke inhalation from the house fire. But what if the fire wasn’t because of a Crock-Pot after all? Milo Ventimiglia, who plays Jack on the series, recently revealed that Jack’s death almost didn’t […]

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