Soccer

  • The USWNT Got Their Obama Phone Call on Tuesday (Video)

    The USWNT Got Their Obama Phone Call on Tuesday (Video)

    The best part of winning a championship in an American league or as an American national team is getting “the call” from the President. Well, that might not be true. Beating up on Japan early in the first half, then lifting that trophy at the end of the match were both probably better parts for […]

  • Lionel Messi Considering Split From Argentine National Team

    Lionel Messi Considering Split From Argentine National Team

    After enduring plenty of scrutiny for coming up short in yet another international tournament, Lionel Messi is believed to be pondering a temporary split from Argentina’s national soccer team. According to Argentine newspaper Olé (via the Spanish Daily AS), Messi “has been hurt by a series of personal attacks” following Argentina’s loss to Chile in […]

  • You Won’t Believe How Bad the Micronesia Soccer Team Is

    You Won’t Believe How Bad the Micronesia Soccer Team Is

    The Pacific Games aren’t exactly a showcase of world class soccer talent, what with Australia being the only team at the games ranked within the top 100 in FIFA’s World Rankings (they’re 63rd), and New Zealand (ranked 138th) being the only other team ranked in the top 150.  After those two teams, there’s the likes […]

  • The Rock Takes a Workout Break to Send a Message to the USWNT (Video)

    The Rock Takes a Workout Break to Send a Message to the USWNT (Video)

    Just a few hours before the Women’s World Cup final yesterday, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, took some time during his workout to let the USWNT know that he was inspired by their efforts so far. He also said that he wasn’t trying to inspire them, because they didn’t need much help in that area. However, […]

  • Dog Can’t Stop Watching Women’s World Cup Final (Video)

    Dog Can’t Stop Watching Women’s World Cup Final (Video)

    We’ve already determined that the fan in the eagle costume from Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final is the biggest USWNT fan.  And in second place, just behind her, is this dog who simply would not take his eyes off the television screen while he watched the USA defeat Japan by a score of 5-2. Check […]

  • USWNT Fan In Eagle Costume Steals the Show at Women’s World Cup Final

    USWNT Fan In Eagle Costume Steals the Show at Women’s World Cup Final

    The USWNT’s Carli Lloyd may be the MVP of the tournament, but the real MVP of Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final between the USA and Japan was this American fan and her eagle costume. Just look at her! GIF: This is all you need for the rest of this game pic.twitter.com/TWWXX8GtIU — The Cauldron (@TheCauldron) […]

  • Carli Lloyd Hat-Trick Leads USWNT to World Cup Title (Videos)

    Carli Lloyd Hat-Trick Leads USWNT to World Cup Title (Videos)

    Four years after losing to Japan in the 2011 Women’s World Cup final, the USWNT got their revenge by beating the defending champs in Sunday’s final of the 2015 tournament in Canada. It didn’t take the American women long to assert themselves either, as Carli Lloyd‘s hat-trick and another goal from Lauren Holiday put the […]

  • Abby Wambach Gives Emotional Farewell Speech Ahead of Final Match (Video)

    Abby Wambach Gives Emotional Farewell Speech Ahead of Final Match (Video)

    The 2015 Women’s World Cup Final between the USA and Japan today will mark the final match for Abby Wambach in an American uniform. The 35-year-old forward has been one of the USWNT’s most accomplished players over the past couple of decades, winning the US Soccer Federation’s “U.S. Soccer Athlete of the Year” award on six […]

  • 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 […]