Soccer

  • Romanian Soccer Coach Just Punches Ref In The Face (Video)

    Romanian Soccer Coach Just Punches Ref In The Face (Video)

    It looks like SOMEONE didn’t use their WORDS to express their frustration. A Romanian soccer coach, upset at a call in the 110th minute of a 3-3 tie between Arsenal Malu and Union Springs, decided to let fly his frustrations with a ref by punching him in the face with a killer right hook. The […]

  • There Was Some US Soccer Twitter Beef After the USWNT Beat Germany

    There Was Some US Soccer Twitter Beef After the USWNT Beat Germany

    You probably didn’t ask for some US Soccer Twitter beef, but we have some for you anyway. It all started with this Tweet from Landon Donovan following the USWNT’s 2-0 semi-final victory over Germany at the Women’s World Cup on Tuesday: Love the enthusiasm and veteran presence of @AbbyWambach despite not playing much. That kind […]

  • Fan Dressed as Brandi Chastain Cheers on USWNT vs. Germany (Pic)

    Fan Dressed as Brandi Chastain Cheers on USWNT vs. Germany (Pic)

    The USWNT have advanced to the 2015 Women’s World Cup final following Tuesday’s 2-0 semi-final victory over top-ranked Germany.  And it was all thanks to this dude who showed up to the game in his Brandi Chastain uniform: From the stands in Montreal… Do you #Believe?? pic.twitter.com/mTS4PMNvpi — U.S. Soccer WNT (@ussoccer_wnt) June 30, 2015 […]

  • Eduardo Vargas Golazo Sends Chile Into Copa America Final (Video)

    Eduardo Vargas Golazo Sends Chile Into Copa America Final (Video)

    This year’s Copa America hosts have booked themselves a spot in Saturday’s final thanks to Eduardo Vargas, who scored both goals during Chile’s 2-1 win over Peru on Monday—including this ridiculous game-winning-golazo from long-range. Check it out: Chile will take on the winner of tomorrow’s second semi-final between Argentina and Paraguay.

  • Andrea Pirlo Caught in a Romantic Moment During NYCFC Game (Video)

    Andrea Pirlo Caught in a Romantic Moment During NYCFC Game (Video)

    With Andrea Pirlo rumored to be headed to New York to play for MLS expansion franchise NYCFC, the Italian midfielder visited the Big Apple over the weekend to take in some of the scenery.  On Sunday, he was in attendance to take in an MLS rivalry match between New York City Football Club and the New York […]

  • Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler Blast SI Writer Who Insulted Women’s Sports (Video)

    Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler Blast SI Writer Who Insulted Women’s Sports (Video)

    On Monday, Sports Illustrated editor Mark Mravic posted this video of a brilliant goal from a Women’s World Cup match between England and Norway, along with a little comment regarding fellow SI writer Andy Benoit’s distaste for women’s soccer: And here some people (ahem, @Andy_Benoit) argue that women’s soccer isn’t worth watching. https://t.co/0IdV8BdDH3 — Mark Mravic (@MarkMravic) […]

  • England’s Women’s World Cup Slogan is Pretty Risqué (Pic and Video)

    England’s Women’s World Cup Slogan is Pretty Risqué (Pic and Video)

    For everyone out there who thought that the Brits were a proper, uptight lot: They’re actually terrible perverts. Look no further than the slogan those deviants created for their female soccer team. Disgusting. Ok, so there’s no way that the intended interpretation was supposed to be gross, but ‘come one’! That’s such an overt sign […]

  • Jamaican Player Grabs a Selfie with Lionel Messi After Loss (Video)

    Jamaican Player Grabs a Selfie with Lionel Messi After Loss (Video)

    The Copa America is a very high-stakes tournament in which the countries of South and Central America duke it out to establish regional dominance in between World Cups. But even with all that competition, there’s still the ability to get starstruck when a player from a small Caribbean island gets to take the field against […]

  • Partick Thistle FC’s New Mascot Is Made Out of Nightmares

    Partick Thistle FC’s New Mascot Is Made Out of Nightmares

    When you’re a Scottish Premiere League team, as Partick Thistle FC is, you have to really work to get your name known outside your homeland.  Well, I have to say that they’ve done a good job of that after unveiling Kingsley, an asymmetrical monstrosity that looks like it will eat your soul, not unlike The […]

  • Argentine Soccer Player Knocks Out Ref with a Left Hook (Video)

    Argentine Soccer Player Knocks Out Ref with a Left Hook (Video)

    Here’s a clip that’s short and sweet. The little context we have is an opposing player on the ground and a ref holding up a yellow card. A player seems to object to that yellow card by marching with purpose up to the ref, but he’s not the one that lays him out. That would […]