Tag Archives: MLS

  • MLS Player Celebrates Goal by Taking Selfie with Fans (Video + Pic)

    MLS Player Celebrates Goal by Taking Selfie with Fans (Video + Pic)

    It was only a matter of time. When Ellen Degeneres took the famous Oscar selfie that set the world record for re-tweets back in February, a kind of selfie arms race began in which every selfie-taking person on earth tried to outdo every other selfie-taking person on earth with the epicness of their selfies. So […]

  • New York Red Bulls Fans Can’t Spell (Photo)

    New York Red Bulls Fans Can’t Spell (Photo)

    Some sports fans will spend hours upon hours creating a clever sign that they can bring to the game and show off while cheering for their team.  But if you are sitting in the front row of a soccer game and you know that YOU’RE (you’ll understand why this is bolded in a second) sign […]

  • Thierry Henry Scores Wicked Corner Kick “Olimpico” Goal (Video)

    Thierry Henry Scores Wicked Corner Kick “Olimpico” Goal (Video)

    In Spanish, they call a goal scored directly off a corner kick “el gol olimpico” in reference to a goal scored by Argentina’s Cesáreo Onzari against Uruguay—the Olympic soccer champions—back in 1924. But in English? Well, both in the UK and North America, there’s never been a cool name for a corner kick goal besides, […]

  • Montreal Impact’s Nelson Rivas Pulls A Zidane, Headbutts Opponent (Video)

    Montreal Impact’s Nelson Rivas Pulls A Zidane, Headbutts Opponent (Video)

    In the everyday world, they call it a “headbutt.”  In the soccer world, it’s called a “Zidane.” The headbutt earned that named in the soccer world after famous soccer star Zinedine Zidane headbutted Italian opponent Marco Materazzi during the finals of the 2006 World Cup.  That act earned Zidane a red card in his final […]