Soccer

  • Picture Of The Day: Soccer and Oil Spills

    Picture Of The Day: Soccer and Oil Spills

    You almost want to feel bad for Robert Green, England’s goalie who went from making a routine save to sieve in just seconds and allowed team USA to score the game tying goal in their first of the World Cup games.  I don’t feel bad about him giving up the goal — I love that he […]

  • World Cup 2010 Preview & Predictions

    World Cup 2010 Preview & Predictions

    With 32 nations set to take the pitch on the world’s biggest stage, all eyes will be on South Africa for the 2010 World Cup of Soccer, which begins June 11 when the host country takes on Mexico.  This year’s edition has several big names, numerous rising stars, and the usual powerhouse contenders all vying […]

  • Are These Zidane Inspired Commercials Really To Violent For TV?

    Are These Zidane Inspired Commercials Really To Violent For TV?

    Four years ago in Germany, French captain Zinedine Zidane was penalized for headbutting Italian defender Marco Materazzi during extra time of the 2006 World Cup final.  Zidane would be sent off the pitch with a straight red card, Italy would win in a shootout, and the image of his head driving into the chest of […]

  • Ronaldinho Befriends Soccer Invader (Video)

    Ronaldinho Befriends Soccer Invader (Video)

    Ronaldinho sure does love his fans.  When AC Milan was playing the Chicago Fire on Sunday, a fan found his way onto the field and up close and personal with the soccer star.  Most players, terrified of what the psycho might do, would probably try their damnedest t0 get away or at least help detain […]

  • Revolution Goalkeeper Preston Burpo Suffers Horrifying Leg Break

    Revolution Goalkeeper Preston Burpo Suffers Horrifying Leg Break

    Go ahead and scratch off the name of New England Revolution goalkeeper Preston Burpo from your list of possible “Dancing With the Stars” contestants for next season. His leg is all kinds of messed up. From the video and pics it almost looks as if his leg was a windsock. There’s a good reason for […]

  • Artwork Depicts What USA Soccer Team Hopes To Do To England

    Artwork Depicts What USA Soccer Team Hopes To Do To England

    We here at TPS have always enjoyed a good piece of artwork, and this picture of Landon Donovan holding up a decapitated Wayne Rooney head is no exception. The USA will take on England in their World Cup opener on June 12th in Rustenburg, and the Americans can only hope that the result will be […]

  • Soccer Player’s Face Gets Kicked Like It’s The Ball

    Soccer Player’s Face Gets Kicked Like It’s The Ball

    I will give this guy an A+ for effort, but an F for execution.  After all, what the hell was he trying to do?  Blow the ball off the goal line?  Needless to say, things didn’t work out so well for him as the ball would eventually cross the line, but that would be the […]

  • Nike’s Three Minute World Cup Commercial Is Here, And It’s Amazing!

    Nike’s Three Minute World Cup Commercial Is Here, And It’s Amazing!

    Nike’s incredible commercials have become a common theme every four years when the World Cup of soccer comes along, and with the world’s largest sporting tournament set to kick off in South Africa in three weeks, we are proud to bring you their latest masterpiece. Sticking to their theme of “Write the Future,” some of […]

  • He Must Have Really Wanted That Jersey (Video)

    He Must Have Really Wanted That Jersey (Video)

    Exchanging jerseys with the opposition has become somewhat of a tradition following soccer matches, but after the Spanish team Malaga completed their final game of the season, some of their players decided to share their jerseys with the fans instead.

    Seems like a nice gesture. At least that was what I thought, until I saw this.

  • Argentine Coach Diego Maradona Runs Over A Reporter’s Leg (Video)

    Argentine Coach Diego Maradona Runs Over A Reporter’s Leg (Video)

    He made a name for himself by scoring a World Cup goal with “the hand of God,” but for the next week or so, Diego Maradona may become better known for running over “the legs of mankind.” The bench boss of Argentina’s World Cup squad has once again made headlines, this time for running over […]

  • Amazing Inca Goal from 45-Yards Out (Video)

    Amazing Inca Goal from 45-Yards Out (Video)

    I don’t speak Spanish, Baxter, but I can take a pretty good guess that the announcer is yelling, “goal!” Inca was playing Olimpia in a soccer match in the Paraguayan Division Professional, the top flight in the South American country, when Inca was rewarded with a free kick from about 45-yards out. Typically, a 45-yard […]

  • Fenerbahce Fans Riot After Finishing In Second

    Fenerbahce Fans Riot After Finishing In Second

    Going into the final week of the season your favorite club soccer team holds a one-point lead in the battle for top spot in the league standings.  With the game tied 1-1, and the final whistle only minutes away, reports begin to circulate telling fans in the stadium that the second place club has tied […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Let’s All Point And Laugh

    Picture Of The Day: Let’s All Point And Laugh

    Who among us can honestly raise their hand and say that they have never laughed at the expense of someone else?  I certainly cannot, and neither can this guy! It is one thing to point and laugh at a young girl after she takes a tumble, but to get caught doing so on camera is […]

  • We All Fall Down! (GIF)

    We All Fall Down! (GIF)

    The 2010 World Cup is just around the corner and it appears as though despite some concerns early on, South Africa has been able to successfully complete their preparations in time to host the world’s biggest sports tournament.  With millions expected to visit the southern tip of the African continent in order to take in […]