Tag Archives: England

  • Soccer Player Sent Off For Tackling Streaker (Video)

    Soccer Player Sent Off For Tackling Streaker (Video)

    Here is a story that will make you ask yourself, “What was he thinking?” During a non-league soccer match in England, a player was sent off for tackling a streaker to the ground. Teammates, members of the opposition and stewards were all pleased to see Dorchester Town player/manager Ashley Vickers wrestle a streaker wearing a […]

  • Great Britain Brings Us Two Entertaining Soccer Brawls (Videos)

    Great Britain Brings Us Two Entertaining Soccer Brawls (Videos)

    The British sure do take their soccer seriously.  Therefore, it should come as no surprise to see tempers flare on the pitch every once in a while, as was the case this week on two separate occasions during matches from two different leagues. The first one comes from the Scottish League, where bitter rivals Celtic […]

  • Gary Lineker Admits To Soiling Himself During 1990 World Cup (Video)

    Gary Lineker Admits To Soiling Himself During 1990 World Cup (Video)

    For our disgusting sports story of the day, we take you all the way back to the 1990 World Cup of Soccer in Italy, where after two decades English legend Gary Lineker has admitted to “fertilizing the field” during his side’s opening match of the tournament against Ireland. During an interview with BBC Radio, Lineker […]

  • Rabid Fan Base: 25 Animal Sports Fans and Mascots

    Rabid Fan Base: 25 Animal Sports Fans and Mascots

    Even as a devout sports fan, sometimes you just gotta say, “Screw it. Let’s look at some cute animals.” Fortunately, in the Venn diagram of “sports” and “cute animals,” there is a significant amount of overlap thanks to overzealous pet owners and the plethora of animal mascots in both pro and college sports. So turn […]

  • Ricky Hatton’s Cocaine Bing Caught On Camera (Video)

    Ricky Hatton’s Cocaine Bing Caught On Camera (Video)

    How hard does Manny Pacquiao punch?  So hard that it will knock your life into a downward spiral.  At least that appears to be the effect it has had on the life of boxing legend Ricky Hatton. Since his last professional fight, which was a second round knockout loss to Pacquiao in May of 2009, […]

  • Here Is An Animated Look At The Wayne Rooney Prostitution Case (Video)

    Here Is An Animated Look At The Wayne Rooney Prostitution Case (Video)

    In case you haven’t heard, English soccer star Wayne Rooney has made headlines this week after reports surfaced that he bedded a £1,200-per-visit prostitute by the name of Jenny Thompson while his wife Coleen was pregnant.  Jenny revealed their intimate affair to the media, claiming that Rooney would pay in wads of cash and had […]

  • Alex Curran Fills In South African Bikini Beautifully (Pics)

    Alex Curran Fills In South African Bikini Beautifully (Pics)

    Is appears as though Alex Curran has really taken to South African culture.  Or at the very least, she seems to enjoy the country’s colors and fashion. Rumors have been swirling around the possible break-up between Curran and English international football star Steven Gerrard, but that didn’t stop the two from vacationing together in Ibiza, […]

  • You Little Sh!t! (GIF)

    You Little Sh!t! (GIF)

    Reports have been surfacing over the past few days that the problems surrounding England’s national football team existed beyond the pitch and into their dressing room.  Word has it that tensions were high between former team captain John Terry and current captain Steven Gerrard. With Terry losing his captaincy after having an affair with the […]

  • Ashley Cole Plays For England, Hates England

    Ashley Cole Plays For England, Hates England

    Ashley Cole was one of four players chosen to lead the back line of England’s defense going into the 2010 World Cup, and although it is the dream of most English footballers to represent their country on the world stage, Cole’s feeling regarding his country are not all that patriotic, to say the least. Just […]

  • Grandpa Has Wimbledon Fever (GIF)

    Grandpa Has Wimbledon Fever (GIF)

    While most sports fans in England are fixated on the struggles of their English National soccer team, some of the interest has shifted over to the grass courts in London where the 2010 Wimbledon Tennis tournament is set to kick off.  It can be tough to catch the Wimbledon fever during a time like this, […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Chewbacca Cheers For The English

    Picture Of The Day: Chewbacca Cheers For The English

    The English soccer WAGs are not wookiees, but their fans are…literally! Chewbacca appears to be happy in this picture.  It must have been taken following the first goal of the game by English captain Steven Gerrard, and before the gaffe by goalkeeper Robert Green, which led to the USA’s game-tying goal.  If I know Chewie […]

  • Is England’s 1-1 Draw Resulting In Increased Spousal Abuse?

    Is England’s 1-1 Draw Resulting In Increased Spousal Abuse?

    While the members of England’s national soccer team decided to take their frustration out on the golf course following a 1-1 draw with the USA in their World Cup opener, it appears as though the English people are taking their frustrations out on significant others. Sky Sports caught a glimpse of this recently developing issue […]

  • Wayne Rooney Waters A Rock At The Golf Course

    Wayne Rooney Waters A Rock At The Golf Course

    Following England’s 1-1 draw with the USA on Saturday at the World Cup in South Africa, some of the English players decided to release some of their tension on the golf course, and while doing so, Wayne Rooney and a few others felt the need to release something else. Cameras caught the world class striker […]

  • 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 […]