Soccer

  • Jordan Soccer League Produces Ridiculous 35-Yard Backheel Goal (Video)

    Jordan Soccer League Produces Ridiculous 35-Yard Backheel Goal (Video)

    There are reasons why they call soccer, “the beautiful game.”  The diving isn’t one of them.  And the same can be said for the horrifying ankle injuries. The reason they call it “the beautiful game” is because of goals like this one from Al-Wehdat striker Motaz Salhani during a Jordan Premier League game against Al-Ramtha. Check it out: […]

  • Mario Balotelli Blasts Diego Costa in the Groin With a Free Kick (GIF)

    Mario Balotelli Blasts Diego Costa in the Groin With a Free Kick (GIF)

    AC Milan’s run for their eighth UEFA Champions League title officially ended today when they were knocked out of the European club tournament by Atletico Madrid.  But before making his exit, Milan striker Mario Balotelli was able to leave one final mark on this year’s Champions League tourney. Unfortunately for Atletico’s Diego Costa, that mark […]

  • Watch This Incredible Act of Fair Play From Werder Bremen’s Aaron Hunt (Video)

    Watch This Incredible Act of Fair Play From Werder Bremen’s Aaron Hunt (Video)

    During soccer matches, we often witness players taking dives before begging the officials to penalize the other team.  What we rarely see is a player take a dive before begging the official not to penalize the other team, but that’s exactly what unfolded during Saturday’s Bundesliga match between Nurnberg and Werder Bremen, as Bremen’s Aaron Hart […]

  • Neymar and His Brazil Teammates Have Fun With Young Pitch Invader (Video)

    Neymar and His Brazil Teammates Have Fun With Young Pitch Invader (Video)

    What’s the cutoff age when pitch invasions turn from cute and acceptable, to wrong and punishable? Whatever that age barrier may be, this young pitch invader from yesterday’s friendly between South Africa and Brazil in Johannesburg still falls on the “cute and acceptable” side of it.  At least that’s the impression we got from Neymar and […]

  • Brazil’s Chubby Ronaldo Still Has Some Pretty Wicked Moves (GIF)

    Brazil’s Chubby Ronaldo Still Has Some Pretty Wicked Moves (GIF)

    At 37 years of age, legendary Brazilian striker Ronaldo is at least 10 years past his prime and about 30 pounds overweight. However, while the body may slow (and in his case, get bigger), the instincts and muscle memory remain. So does Ronaldo, the 3x FIFA World Player of the Year-turned-portly retiree, still have some […]

  • Atletico Madrid Ball Boy Trolls Cristiano Ronaldo (Video)

    Atletico Madrid Ball Boy Trolls Cristiano Ronaldo (Video)

    If you’re part of the ninety-nine percent (in this case, the ninety-nine percent that dislikes Cristiano Ronaldo), you’re going to love watching Atletico Madrid’s ball boy troll the heck out of the Real Madrid forward during the latest edition of the Madrid Derby on Sunday. Unfortunately for Atletico, their ball boy, and the ninety-nine percent, […]

  • Every World Cup Soccer Ball in One GIF

    Every World Cup Soccer Ball in One GIF

    Since the first tournament took place in Uruguay back in 1930, there have been a total of 19 FIFA World Cup of Soccer events that have been situated in 16 different countries and yielded eight different champions. On June 12, thirty-two countries from around the world will gather in Brazil for 20th edition of the […]

  • Dog Craps on Pitch During Argentine Soccer Game (Video)

    Dog Craps on Pitch During Argentine Soccer Game (Video)

    Dogs on the pitch are certainly nothing new in the world of soccer, but until Sunday’s Argentine League match between Central and River Plate, you’ve probably never seen one of those field-intruding dogs delay the game by taking a crap on the pitch. Check it out: Does someone get paid to pick that up?  Or […]