Tag Archives: Portugal

  • This Wacky Guy At Euro 2012 Is Portugal’s #1 Fan (Video)

    This Wacky Guy At Euro 2012 Is Portugal’s #1 Fan (Video)

    For the past week and a half, former U.S. international Jimmy Conrad has been over in central Europe producing segments on Euro 2012 for KickTV, the soccer-themed YouTube channel run by Major League Soccer. For today’s episode, Jimmy interviews a guy who just might be Portugal’s #1 fan. And, not surprisingly, the guy has a […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 6/17/12 — Cristiano Ronaldo

    Stat Line Of The Night — 6/17/12 — Cristiano Ronaldo

    Following a season that saw him score an incredible 60 goals in 55 games across all competitions with Real Madrid, Portuguese fans were expecting to see a similar scoring output from Cristiano Ronaldo during the 2012 European Football Championships.  He had failed to live up to those expectations during matches against Germany and Denmark, but […]

  • Surfer Sets World Record By Surfing 78-Foot Wave (Video)

    Surfer Sets World Record By Surfing 78-Foot Wave (Video)

    Well, it’s official. There is now a new world record for the tallest wave ever surfed, and it belongs to Garrett McNamara of Haleiwa, Hawaii. The 44-year-old pro surfer made his record-setting run back in November just off the coast of Praia do Norte, which is on a small island in the middle of the […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 11/15/11 — Cristiano Ronaldo

    Stat Line Of The Night — 11/15/11 — Cristiano Ronaldo

    After drawing 0-0 in the first leg of their play-off for the Euro 2012 Final Tournament, Portugal returned home in search of a victory against Bosnia and Herzegovina.  They would get that victory in convincing fashion, as they out-classes their much lesser opponents, en route to the 6-2 win. As you may have guessed, their […]

  • Garrett Mcnamara Sets New Record for Surfing Biggest Wave (Video)

    Garrett Mcnamara Sets New Record for Surfing Biggest Wave (Video)

    Move over, Patrick Swayze. Garrett Mcnamara has set a new surfing record for riding the biggest wave. Mcnamara caught a 90-foot monster off the coast of Portugal yesterday, giving new meaning to the term “gnarly.” The event wasn’t planned. Mcnamara was just out for a surf in a canyon when this epic wave came his […]

  • Unconscious Footballer Falls Off Stretcher (Video)

    Unconscious Footballer Falls Off Stretcher (Video)

    A scary scene unfolded in Portugal when Olhanense striker Salvador Agra took a knee to the head during a match against Leiria and remained on the pitch unconscious.  With players fanning him with their shirts and everyone seemingly in a panic to get Agra the help he needed, the medics quickly threw him onto a stretcher, […]

  • Selfish Nani Spoils Brilliant Cristiano Ronaldo Goal (Video)

    Selfish Nani Spoils Brilliant Cristiano Ronaldo Goal (Video)

    Cristiano Ronaldo’s ball-handling skills are no secret, and while the Portuguese soccer star has scored plenty of brilliant goals throughout his career, it appeared as though he was on the verge of netting one of his prettiest during yesterday’s friendly against Spain.  After speeding down the wing with the ball at his feet, Ronaldo quickly […]

  • Picture Of The Day – She Also Has Good Ball Handling Skills

    Picture Of The Day – She Also Has Good Ball Handling Skills

    Cristiano Ronaldo may have recently ended his two-year soccer goal scoring drought, but there is no way he’s in a slump with the ladies, right? How could he possibly be in a lady-scoring drought when they literally throw their looseness his way every day and night? Maybe he made this ball handler prove her sign’s […]