Tag Archives: FC Barcelona

  • Soccer Fan Faints After Errant Lionel Messi Shot Breaks Her Wrist (Video)

    Soccer Fan Faints After Errant Lionel Messi Shot Breaks Her Wrist (Video)

    You don’t really think about soccer being particularly dangerous for spectators. Baseball, yes. Hockey, yes. Golf, yes. Motorsports, hell yes. But soccer? Not really, no. The players wear shin pads and the goalies wear padded gloves. But that’s about it for the safety equipment. How dangerous could soccer really be to spectators? Well, funny thing, […]

  • Roma Ties Barca With Florenzi Wonder Goal From Center (Video)

    Roma Ties Barca With Florenzi Wonder Goal From Center (Video)

    Italian side AS Roma is currently tied with reigning Champions League title holders FC Barcelona thanks to this ridiculous goal in the 31st minute from Alessandro Florenzi, who sent in a long-range shot from just over center that lofted perfectly over Barca goaltender Marc-André ter Stegen and into the back of the net: Hat Tip to […]

  • Neymar Wins $20,000 in Online Poker Thanks to Royal Flush (Pic)

    Neymar Wins $20,000 in Online Poker Thanks to Royal Flush (Pic)

    If you play poker and you’ve ever been dealt a royal flush, chances are it did not win you $20,000. That’s how much it won Neymar, though. This week, just days after he hosted his very own charity poker tournament at the European Poker Tour in Barcelona, the 23-year-old Brazilian soccer superstar was playing poker […]

  • Barcelona’s Dani Alves Eats Banana Thrown At Him by a Fan (Video)

    Barcelona’s Dani Alves Eats Banana Thrown At Him by a Fan (Video)

    Racial tensions can run high in the sport of soccer, with some dumb fans doing things like throwing bananas on the field as a taunt toward Brazilian players. But at a recent game between FC Barcelona and Villarreal, Barcelona’s Dani Alves found the perfect response to the gesture: Pick up the banana, eat the banana, […]

  • 21 Awesome Neymar GIFs

    21 Awesome Neymar GIFs

    Serious soccer fans have been following the career of Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior—or simply Neymar for short—for several years now. The 21-year-old Brazilian has finished in the top 10 in voting for FIFA’s player of the year award, and in 2011 he won the Puskás Award for best goal of the year. However, all […]

  • Fan Runs Onto Field to Give Lionel Messi a Hug (Video)

    Fan Runs Onto Field to Give Lionel Messi a Hug (Video)

    Pro athletes are usually a little uncomfortable when fans invade the playing field. After all, that goalie in England got socked in the face by some drunken idiot, and of course, Monica Seles got stabbed by a Stefi Graf fan in Germany back in 1993. So you never know if the fans are there to have […]