Tag Archives: Soccer

  • Fan Dressed as Brandi Chastain Cheers on USWNT vs. Germany (Pic)

    Fan Dressed as Brandi Chastain Cheers on USWNT vs. Germany (Pic)

    The USWNT have advanced to the 2015 Women’s World Cup final following Tuesday’s 2-0 semi-final victory over top-ranked Germany.  And it was all thanks to this dude who showed up to the game in his Brandi Chastain uniform: From the stands in Montreal… Do you #Believe?? pic.twitter.com/mTS4PMNvpi — U.S. Soccer WNT (@ussoccer_wnt) June 30, 2015 […]

  • Eduardo Vargas Golazo Sends Chile Into Copa America Final (Video)

    Eduardo Vargas Golazo Sends Chile Into Copa America Final (Video)

    This year’s Copa America hosts have booked themselves a spot in Saturday’s final thanks to Eduardo Vargas, who scored both goals during Chile’s 2-1 win over Peru on Monday—including this ridiculous game-winning-golazo from long-range. Check it out: Chile will take on the winner of tomorrow’s second semi-final between Argentina and Paraguay.

  • Andrea Pirlo Caught in a Romantic Moment During NYCFC Game (Video)

    Andrea Pirlo Caught in a Romantic Moment During NYCFC Game (Video)

    With Andrea Pirlo rumored to be headed to New York to play for MLS expansion franchise NYCFC, the Italian midfielder visited the Big Apple over the weekend to take in some of the scenery.  On Sunday, he was in attendance to take in an MLS rivalry match between New York City Football Club and the New York […]

  • Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler Blast SI Writer Who Insulted Women’s Sports (Video)

    Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler Blast SI Writer Who Insulted Women’s Sports (Video)

    On Monday, Sports Illustrated editor Mark Mravic posted this video of a brilliant goal from a Women’s World Cup match between England and Norway, along with a little comment regarding fellow SI writer Andy Benoit’s distaste for women’s soccer: And here some people (ahem, @Andy_Benoit) argue that women’s soccer isn’t worth watching. https://t.co/0IdV8BdDH3 — Mark Mravic (@MarkMravic) […]

  • Argentine Soccer Player Knocks Out Ref with a Left Hook (Video)

    Argentine Soccer Player Knocks Out Ref with a Left Hook (Video)

    Here’s a clip that’s short and sweet. The little context we have is an opposing player on the ground and a ref holding up a yellow card. A player seems to object to that yellow card by marching with purpose up to the ref, but he’s not the one that lays him out. That would […]

  • Neymar Headbutt Results in Red Card vs. Colombia (Video)

    Neymar Headbutt Results in Red Card vs. Colombia (Video)

    Neymar got off to an incredible start at this year’s Copa America tournament in Chile, scoring a goal and setting up another during Brazil’s 2-1 win in their opening match against Peru.  It looked like this could be the moment when the 23-year-old forward finally leads his country to a major tournament victory (and no, […]

  • Report: Sepp Blatter May Not Resign After All, Probably Just to Mess with Us

    Report: Sepp Blatter May Not Resign After All, Probably Just to Mess with Us

    Generally speaking, when an organization goes through the kind of public scandal FIFA has been going through these last few weeks, the person or people in charge of that organization resigns. However, FIFA is not a normal organization. When FIFA president Sepp Blatter actually did step down on June 2, just days after being re-elected, […]

  • Neymar Did This to Peru at Copa America (Videos)

    Neymar Did This to Peru at Copa America (Videos)

    Brazil beat Peru by a score of 2-1 during their opening match at the 2015 Copa America tournament, and they have Neymar to thank for their first three points. The Barcelona striker scored the opening goal for his country, and at times he seemed flat-out unstoppable.  Here’s one of those times, as he danced around a couple […]