Soccer

  • 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 […]

  • This McDonald’s World Cup Commercial Has Trick-Shots Galore (Video)

    This McDonald’s World Cup Commercial Has Trick-Shots Galore (Video)

    It’s safe to say that World Cup fever is in full swing.  It started with the soccer fans, then the sports fans, and now those big faceless corporations are coming around to that fact. McDonald’s is no exception, as they’re getting in on the action with what’s actually a pretty great commercial. It’s long, at […]

  • Meet Abuelo Memo, the Uncle Drew of Soccer (Video)

    Meet Abuelo Memo, the Uncle Drew of Soccer (Video)

    If you’re not familiar with Uncle Drew, he’s a fictional old man played by the Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving who goes around schooling unsuspecting streetball whippersnappers in Pepsi MAX commercials. The commercials are supposed to make you think said streetball whippersnappers are totally shocked that this old man has game, but they’re obviously staged—which does not […]

  • Brazil’s Neymar Looks Ready for the World Cup (GIFs)

    Brazil’s Neymar Looks Ready for the World Cup (GIFs)

    With the start of the 2014 FIFA World Cup a week away, teams are now playing their final friendly tune-up matches, trying to finalize their lineups and strategies. And while some teams are still searching for answers—like Mexico, who lost 1-0 to Bosnia-Herzigovenia in Chicago last night—others are looking pretty sharp. Brazil certainly fits into that […]