Soccer

  • Now Even Soccer Refs Are Flopping? This Is Ridiculous (Video)

    Now Even Soccer Refs Are Flopping? This Is Ridiculous (Video)

    No sport is more forgiving of flagrant flopping than soccer. And now, it appears that the very people who have been put in charge of stopping it, the refs, are getting in on the sweet, attention-craving action.  Here we see a ref take a sideways tumble for no particular reason, perhaps due to a cramp, […]

  • Soccer Keeper Kicks Ball Off Opponent’s Butt, Into Own Goal (Video)

    Soccer Keeper Kicks Ball Off Opponent’s Butt, Into Own Goal (Video)

    In soccer, you can use not just your feet, but your chest, knees, and head to move the ball into the back of your opponent’s net.  That’s pretty obvious.  But Ben Williamson from Cambridge United took Saturday to remind us that you can also inadvertently score off your own butt, and look pretty cool doing it. The […]

  • Paris Saint-Germain Will Honor Victims of Attacks on Their Jerseys (Pic)

    Paris Saint-Germain Will Honor Victims of Attacks on Their Jerseys (Pic)

    Less than one week after the tragic terrorist attacks in Paris took the lives of over 100 innocent people, French Flagship team and Paris stalwart Paris Saint-Germain has revealed new uniforms that pay honor and remembrance to those injured, lost, and affected by the events last Friday night. The jerseys say, “Je Suis Paris,” which […]

  • Idiot Soccer Ref Ejects Commentator for Criticizing His Calls (Video)

    Idiot Soccer Ref Ejects Commentator for Criticizing His Calls (Video)

    If you thought Major League Baseball umpires were sensitive, get a load of second division Costa Rican soccer referee Jimmy Torres. This week he ejected a commentator for criticizing his calls up in the broadcast booth. During a second division game between Municipal Coto Brus and Barrio México, a linesman called Torres over and told […]

  • Neymar Tries Jersey Exchange with Ref, Gets Rejected (Video)

    Neymar Tries Jersey Exchange with Ref, Gets Rejected (Video)

    It’s common practice after international soccer games for players to take off their shirts and exchange them with members of the other team so everybody has a memento. Obviously, it’s a bigger deal for the guys from smaller countries who play world-class teams with superstar players only a handful of times in their careers. But […]

  • Turkish Soccer Fans Were Not Chanting Pro-ISIS Slogans After All (Video)

    Turkish Soccer Fans Were Not Chanting Pro-ISIS Slogans After All (Video)

    It’s pretty hard to go a single day right now without everybody on social media getting outraged about something. Yesterday’s outrage? That was sparked by news of Turkish soccer fans booing and chanting allahu akbar during a moment of silence for the Paris attacks prior to a soccer game between Turkey and Greece in Istanbul. […]

  • Report: Cristiano Ronaldo Dating His Agent’s Daughter (Gallery)

    Report: Cristiano Ronaldo Dating His Agent’s Daughter (Gallery)

    According to various reports from Portuguese media outlets, Cristiano Ronaldo is dating his agent’s 24-year-old smokeshow of a daughter. At this point you’re probably thinking, no way, not that agent. Not Jorge Mendes. Ronaldo was the best man at Jorge’s wedding this past summer! He gave the guy his very own Greek island as a […]