Soccer

  • Lithuanian Soccer Teammates Fight Each Other During Game (Video)

    Lithuanian Soccer Teammates Fight Each Other During Game (Video)

    If I say two soccer players got sent off for fighting, you automatically assume I’m talking about two players on opposing teams. And I certainly don’t blame you. However, in this case, I’m actually talking about teammates. The team? Top-tier Lithuanian side Dainava Alytus. During a recent league match against Banga, which they lost 1-0, […]

  • Gruesome Injury: Iranian Soccer Player Breaks Leg in Half (Video)

    Gruesome Injury: Iranian Soccer Player Breaks Leg in Half (Video)

    Don’t you just hate it when you’re playing soccer and your leg breaks in half? I’m sure Ferydoon Zandi does. He experienced just such an annoyance on Saturday. Okay, all jokes aside, this is horrible, horrible stuff. Zandi is a 34-year-old German-born Iranian soccer player. He’s played professionally for a number of teams in four different countries and […]

  • Face-First Slide Tackle is Not a Good Idea (Video)

    Face-First Slide Tackle is Not a Good Idea (Video)

    Good idea: Slide tackling your opponent feet-first. Bad idea: Slide tackling your opponent face-first. Unfortunately for Gaspar Iniguez, he didn’t get that memo, as the Boca Juniors midfielder stumbled head-first into the ball carrier’s path, and came away with three missing teeth. Check it out: Hat Tip – [Dirty Tackle]

  • Danish Soccer Fan Celebrates Every Victory by Taking Her Shirt Off (Video)

    Danish Soccer Fan Celebrates Every Victory by Taking Her Shirt Off (Video)

    Earlier this week, the part of the internet that cares about soccer—which is sizable—went a little nuts over a female fan of Danish club Brøndby IF.  Why? Because she took her top off to celebrate the club’s first win of the season. Pretty neat, right? Here’s the kicker, though. The woman didn’t do it because […]

  • Every Goal Celebration From FIFA 14 in One Cool Video (Video)

    Every Goal Celebration From FIFA 14 in One Cool Video (Video)

    Earlier in the week, Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake provided us with a look at “The Evolution of the End Zone Dance,” but it should be noted that celebratory dances have evolved in other sports as well over the years.  Soccer would have to be a prime example of this, as goal celebrations have come […]