Tag Archives: Ireland

  • 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, […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 6/10/12 — Mario Mandzukic

    Stat Line Of The Night — 6/10/12 — Mario Mandzukic

    Less than one hour after watching Group C powerhouses Spain and Italy play to a 1-1 draw, the Croatian national soccer team knew that they had the opportunity to take an early lead in their group with a victory over Ireland in their EURO 2012 opener.  Despite experiencing somewhat of a scare during the game’s […]

  • Ireland Fans Taunt England As Team Arrives In Krakow for Euro 2012 (Video)

    Ireland Fans Taunt England As Team Arrives In Krakow for Euro 2012 (Video)

    With Euro 2012 getting underway tomorrow, all week teams have been arriving in the various Polish and Ukrainian cities hosting the tournament. On Wednesday, England arrived in Krakow, Poland, and I imagine Wayne Rooney and company were delighted to find a welcoming committee waiting for them at their hotel. They were probably less delighted when […]

  • Watch A Soccer Player Score Directly From A Corner Kick…Twice! (Video)

    Watch A Soccer Player Score Directly From A Corner Kick…Twice! (Video)

    There is no arguing the fact that Roberto Carlos’ “improbable goal” during a Copa del Rey match in 1998 will forever be one off the most unlikely things you will ever see take place on a football pitch.  However, I can’t help but think that Paul Owens‘ performance during a Northern Ireland Premiership game over […]

  • 9 Calls Worse Than Yesterday’s Bears/Lions Decision

    9 Calls Worse Than Yesterday’s Bears/Lions Decision

    Whenever we get too comfortable with the job our referees are doing, there’s always a play like the one in yesterday’s in Bears/Lions game to shake things up and merit new discussions on how much our refs suck. While the call seemed to be inline with the rule, the fact remains that any rule declaring […]

  • Greatest Own Goal Ever!

    Greatest Own Goal Ever!

    If you want to see good soccer, you watch the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa.  If you want a good laugh, you watch this action courtesy of Ireland’s First Division. This match between Waterford United and Mervue United was not exactly a showcase of skill, but I would like to see any of […]

  • Thierry Henry Handball Downs Ireland (Video)

    Thierry Henry Handball Downs Ireland (Video)

    Thierry Henry is one of the greatest and most recognized names in international soccer.  His success on the pitch has been off the charts in both club and international play.  On top of that, his face has become well-known worldwide from his many sponsors and advertisers, one of which are the famous Gillette commercials where […]

  • Six Nations Rugby 2009: Biggest Hits

    Six Nations Rugby 2009: Biggest Hits

    Total Pro Sports- For those of you who don’t know, one of the biggest Rugby tournaments in the world just wrapped up this past week.  The Six Nations Rugby tournament is annual event and this year team Ireland was the winner.  The other nations which take part in the tournament are: Italy, France, England, Wales […]