Soccer

  • Russian MP Applauds Country’s Rioting Fans at Euro 2016

    Russian MP Applauds Country’s Rioting Fans at Euro 2016

    A Russian member of parliament took to Twitter to share his thoughts on the outbreak of rioting England and Russia fans during their countries’ match at the European Championships over the weekend. The MP, who is also on the executive committee of the Russian football union, gave interviews that seemed to ignore the fan’s violent […]

  • Peru Beats Brazil at Copa America Thanks to Blatant Handball Goal (Video)

    Peru Beats Brazil at Copa America Thanks to Blatant Handball Goal (Video)

    Peru shocked the world on Sunday when the beat Brazil, 1-0, knocking the soccer giants out of the Copa America Centenario. Perhaps the only thing more shocking than Peru’s win—their first over Brazil since 1975—is the fact that the referees failed to notice that Raul Ruidiaz‘s game-winning goal was scored with a blatant handball. That […]

  • England and Russia Fans Brawl at Euro 2016 (Videos)

    England and Russia Fans Brawl at Euro 2016 (Videos)

    The 2016 European Championships in France have provided plenty of excitement on the field already, and things haven’t been boring in the stands either. At least that was the case during Saturday’s opening round match-up between England and Russia.  According to reports, fans of the two teams had been fighting in the streets of Marseille […]

  • The Euro 2016 Mascot Shares Its Name with a Sex Toy. Oops!

    The Euro 2016 Mascot Shares Its Name with a Sex Toy. Oops!

    While the host country of France and UEFA organizers are clearly working on ensuring that the matches go off safely and without incident, it seems the marketing department of this year’s tournament could have done a better job naming the mascot. The weird little doll-faced boy is named Super Victor. He wears a cape and […]

  • David Alaba Scores Horrendous Own Goal (Video)

    David Alaba Scores Horrendous Own Goal (Video)

    With the UEFA Euro 2016 less than two weeks away, Austrian/Bayern Munich defender David Alaba may want to get the brutal own-goals out of his system now. Here’s one of them from Tuesday’s friendly against Malta.  Hopefully there won’t be any others for the 23-year-old star once Austria kicks off their tournament on Tuesday, June […]

  • USWNT Star Sydney Leroux Is Using Donald Trump Toilet Paper at Her House

    USWNT Star Sydney Leroux Is Using Donald Trump Toilet Paper at Her House

    There are all sorts of ways to make a political statement, and while Sydney Leroux‘s method of choice might not elevate the level of discourse, there’s no doubt which side of the fence she’s on when it comes to presidential candidate Donald Trump. The soccer star sent out an Instagram of her husband’s recent purchase—roles […]