Tag Archives: kung fu kick

  • This Kung-Fu Kick To The Face Is The Worst Soccer Challenge Ever

    This Kung-Fu Kick To The Face Is The Worst Soccer Challenge Ever

    As far as dangerous soccer tackles go, this without a doubt is among the worst the sport has to offer. It took place during a Belgian League game between Standard Liege and Racing Genk on Tuesday.  With the Belgian League title on the line, Racing Genk only needed a tie to hold off Standard Liege […]

  • Tough Defense (GIF)

    Tough Defense (GIF)

    It appears as though soccer isn’t the only sport with a flying kung-fu kick problem.  Basketball is apparently undergoing similar issues, as is evident in the image above. Upon first glance, a kick to the face may seem like a great way to defend the three-ball, but it is probably also a great way to […]

  • When Soccer Meets Mortal Kombat (GIF)

    When Soccer Meets Mortal Kombat (GIF)

    The kung-fu kick continues to plague soccer pitches everywhere.  Ever since Holland’s Nigel De Jong was seen delivering a flying kick to the chest of Spain’s Xabi Alonso during the World Cup finals, several footballers around the world have decided to replicate this maneuver, and have done so with great success. I can’t help but […]

  • Kung-Fu Kicks Becoming An Epidemic In Soccer (Video)

    Kung-Fu Kicks Becoming An Epidemic In Soccer (Video)

    It all seemed to begin at the World Cup final in Johannesburg, when the Netherlands’ Nigel De Jong delivered a flying kung-fu kick to the chest of Spain’s Xabi Alonso.  Since then we have seen similar incidents in amateur soccer games, and now during an exhibition match between Real Madrid and the L.A. Galaxy. Has […]

  • Amateur Soccer Provides Yet Another Kung Fu Kick To The Chest

    Amateur Soccer Provides Yet Another Kung Fu Kick To The Chest

    It seems as though this guy has been watching a little too much World Cup soccer, and after seeing Holland’s Nigel De Jong deliver a vicious kung fu kick to the chest of Spain’s Xabi Alonso during the final, he likely thought to himself, “If the pros can do it, why can’t I?”. Much to […]