Tag Archives: England

  • Rugby Player Congratulates Opponent On Punch That Knocked Him Out (Video)

    Rugby Player Congratulates Opponent On Punch That Knocked Him Out (Video)

    We get it, rugby players. You’re big tough guys that don’t hold a grudge. Yeesh. English rugby star Tom Youngs is the latest guy to help elevate rugby players to “mythical warrior” status as he congratulated opposing player Salesi Ma’afu on a good shot when the Australian player clocked him in the face with a […]

  • The World Shin-Kicking Championship Is a Real Thing (Video)

    The World Shin-Kicking Championship Is a Real Thing (Video)

    If you thought chasing wheels of cheese down a hill was weird, wait till you hear about this. Recently in Gloucestershire, England, thousands of spectators gathered on a hillside to watch the 401st shin-kicking championships at a festival of weird sports, called the “Cotswold Olimpicks.” And yes, shin-kicking is exactly what it sounds like. The […]

  • Brazilian Soccer Fan Proves That Not All Brazilians Can Dance (Video)

    Brazilian Soccer Fan Proves That Not All Brazilians Can Dance (Video)

    I always thought that every Brazilian had the inherent ability to dance…until I saw the video below. It comes to us via Sunday’s international soccer friendly between England and Brazil at the Estádio do Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro. With “Pump It,” by the Black Eyed Peas blaring over the loudspeaker during a break in […]

  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic Just Scored a Ridiculous Bicycle Kick Goal (Video)

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic Just Scored a Ridiculous Bicycle Kick Goal (Video)

    Today’s full slate of international friendlies in the world of soccer provided plenty of goals, none of which were better than the fourth scored by Zlatan Ibrahimovic during Sweden’s 4-2 victory over England. Yes, that’s right.  The Swedish striker was responsible for scoring all four of his teams goals, and while the first three certainly […]

  • Serbian Soccer Fans Taunt English Player With Racist Chants (Video)

    Serbian Soccer Fans Taunt English Player With Racist Chants (Video)

    Well, here’s another story that proves racism is still a major problem in European soccer. On Tuesday, an under-21 soccer match between England and Serbia turned ugly when Serbian fans started throwing debris, invading the field, and making racist chants after England scored the winning goal in stoppage time to secure their place in the […]

  • How Stupid Should Gordon “Flash” Watson Feel Right About Now? (Video)

    How Stupid Should Gordon “Flash” Watson Feel Right About Now? (Video)

    Later on today, Italy will square off against Germany in the second semi-final match at the 2012 UEFA European Football Championships.  Many probably figured the Germans (who entered the tournament as favorites) and the Italians (whose four World Cup titles rank second only to Brazil’s five) would make it to this point in the tournament, […]