Soccer

  • English Bookies Lost a TON of Money on Leicester City’s Premiership Title

    English Bookies Lost a TON of Money on Leicester City’s Premiership Title

    Leicester City’s unlikely rise to the top of the Premiership was solidified yesterday with a Chelsea-Tottenham draw that saw long-shot bettors cashing in on 5,000-to-1 odds for the Foxes’ first-place finish. As great as it was for those who placed the bets, it was equally painful for those who took them. One estimate of the burden to […]

  • Social Media Reacts to Leicester City Winning the Premier League (Tweets)

    Social Media Reacts to Leicester City Winning the Premier League (Tweets)

    Leicester City did the unthinkable, beginning the 2015-16 English Premier League season as the biggest long-shot to win the title at 5000-to-1, only to clinch the championship earlier today after Chelsea tied second-place Tottenham—giving Leicester a 7-point lead in the standings with just two games remaining. Many people had pegged the Foxes for relegation at […]

  • Everton Fan Starts a Fight with an Innocent Man U Fan, Gets KO’d (Video)

    Everton Fan Starts a Fight with an Innocent Man U Fan, Gets KO’d (Video)

    If you want to see some good ole’ stereotypical soccer hooliganism, you came to the right place. These guys are sitting around before the game, chanting their gibberish peacefully when all of a sudden an animated Everton fan starts hopping around, shoving people, namely some Manchester United fan just standing there with his hands in his […]

  • Abby Wambach Pleads Not Guilty to DUI, Admits Past Drug Use to Cops

    Abby Wambach Pleads Not Guilty to DUI, Admits Past Drug Use to Cops

    There were a couple of strange twists in the Abby Wambach DUI case on Tuesday. The first was that Wambach’s lawyer entered a plea of not guilty in Multnomah County Circuit Court in Portland, Oregon. This move caught some observers off-guard because it seemed like Wambach had more or less admitted to driving under the […]

  • Women’s Soccer Legend Abby Wambach Arrested for DUI

    Women’s Soccer Legend Abby Wambach Arrested for DUI

    Recently retired women’s soccer legend Abby Wambach, 35, was arrested in Portland Saturday night for driving under the influence. Police pulled her over at 11:05 p.m. when she ran a red light. She was arrested after failing a field sobriety test and taken to Portland’s Central Precinct, where she failed a breathalyzer test. Wambach was […]

  • USWNT Files Wage-Discrimination Suit Against US Soccer Federation Demanding Fair Pay

    USWNT Files Wage-Discrimination Suit Against US Soccer Federation Demanding Fair Pay

    Hope Solo, Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan, Megan Rapinoe, and Becky Sauerbrunn have filed a wage-discrimination action suit against the U.S. Soccer Federation, on behalf of the entire USWNT. The action was filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, claiming that the women are currently being paid nearly four-times less than the men, despite generating $20-million […]