Soccer

  • Hope Solo vs. Steve Nash In FIFA 12: Who Ya Got? (Video)

    Hope Solo vs. Steve Nash In FIFA 12: Who Ya Got? (Video)

    In order to promote the upcoming release of FIFA Soccer 12, EA Sports brought in US Women’s goalkeeper Hope Solo and Phoenix Suns guard Steve Nash to square off in what can only be defined as a rather interesting match-up between two contrasting individuals. Both have an uncanny ability to trash-talk their opponent, but which […]

  • Fernando Torres Missed A Wide Open Net Yesterday (Video)

    Fernando Torres Missed A Wide Open Net Yesterday (Video)

    During an epic Premier League match between Manchester United and Chelsea on Sunday, Blues striker Fernando Torres provided those in attendance at Old Trafford with an epic miss. With Manchester United leading by a score of 3-1 late in the game, Torres broke in alone, danced around the Man U keeper, and found himself face-to-face […]

  • Young Ball Boy Takes A Shot To The Face (Video)

    Young Ball Boy Takes A Shot To The Face (Video)

    I guess if you are going to miss the net during a soccer game, you may as well make it count.  And how exactly do you make a missed shot attempt count?  Simple.  Just bank it off the fence and into the face of the ball boy standing behind the opposing team’s goal. I don’t […]

  • Sporting KC’s C.J. Sapong Raps For Hope Solo (Video)

    Sporting KC’s C.J. Sapong Raps For Hope Solo (Video)

    After watching her light up television screens across the world during the Women’s World Cup of Soccer this past summer, men everywhere have been looking for their opportunity to impress American goalkeeper Hope Solo.  C.J. Sapong had his opportunity when Solo visited Sporting KC’s training ground, and it appears as though the striker made the […]

  • Argentine Soccer Fight Includes Players, Fans, And The Police (Video)

    Argentine Soccer Fight Includes Players, Fans, And The Police (Video)

    It goes without saying that the Argentine people are passionate about their soccer.  In fact, you could probably make the claim that they share the same degree of passion for the game of soccer as Canadians, especially those in Vancouver, share for the game of hockey.  And at times, the Argentine people can act a […]

  • Carolyn Still Is Soccer’s Sexiest CEO

    Carolyn Still Is Soccer’s Sexiest CEO

    Feminists will probably tell you that we should be praising Carolyn Still for being the youngest CEO in English football and for breaking a barrier that has allowed only one other woman, West Ham vice-chairwoman Karren Brady, to join the executive ranks within the men’s game.  However, as a male who appreciates the sight of […]

  • Picture Of The Day: That Looks Like It Hurts

    Picture Of The Day: That Looks Like It Hurts

    It is all fun and games, until someone loses an eye. In this case, that someone is Mike Fucito, forward of the MLS’s Seattle Sounders.  His bloody eye was the result of an elbow from Daniel Hernandez of FC Dallas.  Hernandez didn’t receive a card on the play, but he did eventually receive a red […]

  • Italian Prison Inmates Sure Do Love Mario Balotelli (Video)

    Italian Prison Inmates Sure Do Love Mario Balotelli (Video)

    Gianluigi Buffon has won eight Serie A goalkeeper of the year awards, three UEFA Team of the Year honors, one European Footballer of the Year award, a Yashin Award, and most importantly, he backstopped the Italian national team to the World Cup title in 2006. Mario Balotelli has won…well, nothing really. So why would Balotelli […]

  • Amir Sayoud Gives Us The Worst Penalty Kick Ever (Video)

    Amir Sayoud Gives Us The Worst Penalty Kick Ever (Video)

    Shooting a soccer ball on a goal that is 8-feet tall and 24-feet wide from only 36-feet away doesn’t seem like such a tough task for anyone with a reasonable amount of athleticism in their genes.  I therefore can’t help but wonder why professional soccer players, who have tons of athleticism and practice the game […]

  • Independiente’s Julian Velazquez Slides Crotch-First Into Post (Video)

    Independiente’s Julian Velazquez Slides Crotch-First Into Post (Video)

    Oy Oy indeed! If anyone ever questioned Julian Velazquez’s dedication to his soccer club before, they likely will never do so again after watching the clip below. If comes from an Argentine League game against Boca Juniors, as the Independiente defender sacrificed his manhood to save a goal, sliding crotch first into the goalpost in […]

  • Here Is A Truly Inspirational Story About Panyee FC (Video)

    Here Is A Truly Inspirational Story About Panyee FC (Video)

    Their floating soccer field is reason enough for you to watch the story of Southern Thailand soccer club Panyee FC.  However, their ability to overcome the odds of living in a town with no room for a field, and go on to become one of the country’s most successful youth soccer clubs is quite the […]

  • Senderos Says Joey Barton Will “Come In Your Face” (Video)

    Senderos Says Joey Barton Will “Come In Your Face” (Video)

    There is no denying the fact that Newcastle’s Joey Barton is one of the dirtier footballers in Europe.  Even he would likely admit that much.  However, even he isn’t as dirty as Fulham defender Phillipe Senderos claimed he was during a recent appearance on ESPN’s Talk of the Terrace. When asked about the incident between […]

  • Didier Drogba Knocked Unconscious Following Nasty Collision (Video)

    Didier Drogba Knocked Unconscious Following Nasty Collision (Video)

    I myself would argue that soccer is far from being anything close to a contact sport, however, those who feel otherwise may be inclined to use the following video to prove me wrong.  It comes from Saturday’s English Premier League game between Chelsea and Norwich, which saw Blues striker Didier Drogba get knocked unconscious following […]

  • Here Is A Montage Of Man U’s 8-2 Beating Against Arsenal (Video)

    Here Is A Montage Of Man U’s 8-2 Beating Against Arsenal (Video)

    Oh how the mighty have fallen.  There was a time when Arsenal was competing with the likes of Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea for English Premier League supremacy, having won league championship in 2002 and 2004.  Now it appears as though the North London club has turned from championship contender to league whipping boy, […]