Soccer

  • Japanese Soccer Team Flies to Brazil on ‘Pokemon’ Plane *UPDATE*

    Japanese Soccer Team Flies to Brazil on ‘Pokemon’ Plane *UPDATE*

    The Japanese national soccer teamwas apparently uninterested in breaking down Japanese stereotypes on their way to Brazil for the 2014 World Cup. That’s because their team plane was decked out with a Pokemon paint job, featuring characters like Pikachu, and, uh (I never got into Pokemon as a kid, so forgive me), Happy Bear, Winking […]

  • 9 Huge Problems Facing Brazil’s World Cup

    9 Huge Problems Facing Brazil’s World Cup

    No global sporting event is without its share of concern and detractors, and Brazil is certainly no exception. In fact, if there’s anything unique about the Brazilian World Cup, it’s that it’s probably a little more wrought with logistical issues, suspicious activity, and tragedy. And, of course, the media (us included) love a scandal and […]

  • 2 Girls, 1 World Cup (SFW Video)

    2 Girls, 1 World Cup (SFW Video)

      Seven years ago we were greeted with the internet scat-fetish pornographic sensation titled “2 Girls, 1 Cup.”  Its grotesque use of feces, vomit and women was enough to turn on the sickest of people, while leaving everyone else absolutely disgusted. As for the latest parody of the MFX Media video, it may not make […]

  • Amateur Soccer Coach Pulls Shakespearean Flop (Video)

    Amateur Soccer Coach Pulls Shakespearean Flop (Video)

    The art of the flop is always subject to refinement and evolution, and now it’s taken a German (?, possibly Austrian) soccer coach to take the flop to the next level. It’s unusual enough for a coach to do this kind of thing rather than a player, but this guy adds such a theatrical flair […]

  • John Oliver Tears Apart FIFA, Professes His Love For Soccer (Video)

    John Oliver Tears Apart FIFA, Professes His Love For Soccer (Video)

    John Oliver is British, which, if my stereotyping is at all on-point, means that he LOVES soccer—which, sure enough, he admits to in the below video. I mean, just look at the screen cap. He’s giddy. However, he’s also very, very, very wary of FIFA, an organization which, like the NCAA, is quickly turning into […]