Tag Archives: England

  • Canada U-17 Soccer Goalie Scores From Center Against England (Video)

    Canada U-17 Soccer Goalie Scores From Center Against England (Video)

    England’s international soccer (football) team had a glaring issues with their goalkeeping during the 2010 World Cup last summer in South Africa.  It appears as though there isn’t any help on the way in the near future. That is what we are led to believe after watching England’s U-17 goalkeeper Jordan Pickford allow a shot […]

  • Wayne Rooney Gets A Hair Transplant (Pic)

    Wayne Rooney Gets A Hair Transplant (Pic)

    Most athletes are forced to undergo some form of off-season surgery, whether it is to repair damage to their knee, or to help improve the strength of their rotator cuff.  As for Manchester United star Wayne Rooney, he had a little off-season procedure of his own last week – a hair transplant. The balding 25-year-old […]

  • The Ryan Giggs Affair And Court Injunction Get Animated (Video)

    The Ryan Giggs Affair And Court Injunction Get Animated (Video)

    There are no shortage of stories regarding European footballers who have cheated on their wives, but through the use of court injunctions and lawsuits, England international star Ryan Giggs has somehow managed to turn his affair with reality TV star and glamor model Imogen Thomas into front-page news. A majority of the public could care […]

  • There Was A Streaker At Anfield This Weekend As Well (Video)

    There Was A Streaker At Anfield This Weekend As Well (Video)

    As we mentioned before, we weren’t quite done with the streaking just yet.  We still have one more, and it comes via Sunday’s premiership game between Tottenham and Liverpool. Unfortunately for this male streaker, the field was a little to wet for him to avoid that double-team tackle from two Liverpool players.  Surprisingly, neither player […]

  • Here’s Another Wheelchair Pitch Invasion (Video)

    Here’s Another Wheelchair Pitch Invasion (Video)

    Last year we showed you footage of a man in a wheelchair invading the field during a Canadian Football League game.  It appears as though this trend has made its way across the Atlantic Ocean and is now being practiced on the football pitches in England. The culprit in this case was 18 year-old Northampton […]

  • 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 […]