Soccer

  • Unconscious Footballer Falls Off Stretcher (Video)

    Unconscious Footballer Falls Off Stretcher (Video)

    A scary scene unfolded in Portugal when Olhanense striker Salvador Agra took a knee to the head during a match against Leiria and remained on the pitch unconscious.  With players fanning him with their shirts and everyone seemingly in a panic to get Agra the help he needed, the medics quickly threw him onto a stretcher, […]

  • Headshot! (GIF)

    Headshot! (GIF)

    I am not sure what the defender was thinking when he decided to stand along the sidelines in an attempt to block this throw-in.  After all, it is not like he can use his hands to block the pass. And anything he does block would likely only ricochet off his face and result in another […]

  • Diego Maradona Kicks A Fan (Video)

    Diego Maradona Kicks A Fan (Video)

    It has been a while since Diego Maradona was terrorizing his opposition with his lethal left boot.  However, that leg of his still seems to be capable of terrorizing any fan who tries to interfere with a photo of the former Argentine star. After earning his first win in four tries as manager of the […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Tevez Drops Photobomb On Teammates

    Picture Of The Day: Tevez Drops Photobomb On Teammates

    Things have been going awfully well for Manchester City thus far this season, as they currently sit in second place in the Premier League with four wins and a draw, scoring 17 goals while conceding only five against.  In addition to asserting themselves as one of England’s top football clubs, coach Roberto Mancini seems to […]

  • Soccer Linesman Hit In Head With Cash Register Paper Roll (Video)

    Soccer Linesman Hit In Head With Cash Register Paper Roll (Video)

    If your hometown soccer team is getting embarrassed by the opposition on home soil and you can’t bare to sit in your seat and watch anymore, you may want to try throwing something at the referee.  Not only will it help you release some of the built up frustration, but it should also force the […]

  • 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 […]