Tag Archives: Soccer

  • The 9 Biggest Underachieving Superstars in the History of the World Cup

    The 9 Biggest Underachieving Superstars in the History of the World Cup

    Every World Cup has its share of breakout stars. In South Africa in 2010, for example, Uruguay’s veteran forward Diego Forlán established himself as one of the greatest players in the world, and Thomas Müller made it clear that he was the future of German soccer. However, for every unexpected brilliant performance, there is always at least one epic disappointment. […]

  • Qatar May Lose 2022 FIFA World Cup in Wake of Epic Bribery Scandal

    Qatar May Lose 2022 FIFA World Cup in Wake of Epic Bribery Scandal

    The 2014 World Cup starts in 10 days, so why are so many people talking about the 2022 World Cup? Because the 2022 World Cup is supposed to be in Qatar. That’s right, I said Qatar, where the average high temperature in June and July—when the World Cup is played—is 106ºF. Obviously, that seems like […]

  • The 12 Biggest Controversies in World Cup History

    The 12 Biggest Controversies in World Cup History

    The 2014 FIFA World Cup is just a few weeks away, so, quite understandably, people are started to get excited. This is, after all, the biggest sporting event on earth, and it will be filled with beautiful goals, breakout performances, dramatic upsets, and probably one or two triumphs of the human spirit. That being said, […]

  • Snoop Dogg Sending Good Vibes To The USMNT Via Instagram (Video)

    Snoop Dogg Sending Good Vibes To The USMNT Via Instagram (Video)

    You know how sometimes you feel you’d be able to achieve a little more success in life if you just had Snoop Dogg (real name: Snoop Doggy Dogg Doggy Dogg Doggy Doggggggg) around to send you words of encouragement? Well, luckily for the USMNT, they don’t have to worry about that, because when you’ve got a big enough profile, […]

  • Mexico Coach Bans Sex and Alcohol for Players During World Cup

    Mexico Coach Bans Sex and Alcohol for Players During World Cup

    It looks like the members of the Mexican soccer team may have a different kind of experience while visiting Brazil for the 2014 FIFA World Cup than they had originally expected. That’s because their coach, Miguel Herrera, has issued an edict banning all members of the team from sex and alcohol for the duration of the […]

  • 9 Disgraceful Team Owners Not Named Donald Sterling

    9 Disgraceful Team Owners Not Named Donald Sterling

    For the past several weeks, Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been getting all kinds of attention for his racist beliefs and batshit insane interviews. However, it’s important to remember that Sterling is hardly the first team owner to disgrace his league and get fined, banned, or sent to prison. He’s just the latest. Today we’re going […]