Tag Archives: Soccer

  • Real Sociedad Scores Brutal Own Goal vs. Barcelona (Video)

    Real Sociedad Scores Brutal Own Goal vs. Barcelona (Video)

    Barcelona probably didn’t need any help during the first leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final match-up against Real Sociedad, but they received some anyway. And the Sociedad players probably couldn’t have made it any more embarrassing if they had tried, as midfielder Gorka Elustondo blasted a clearing attempt off the face of his own keeper, Enaut […]

  • Taser Football is a Real Sport (Video)

    Taser Football is a Real Sport (Video)

    In the past, we’ve seen tasers and other electric shocking devices applied to sports like mixed martial arts and soccer.  And now you can add football to that list, although, some might argue that this version of “taser football” seems to resemble European handball more so than American football. The object of the game is […]

  • Brazilian Soccer Riot Breaks Out, Police Fire Rubber Bullets (Video)

    Brazilian Soccer Riot Breaks Out, Police Fire Rubber Bullets (Video)

    In a story that will probably not help Brazil‘s ongoing publicity campaign in light of the country’s upcoming duties as host to both the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics, a fan riot during Sunday’s league game between Vasco da Gama and Atletico Paranaense got so out of hand that rubber bullets […]

  • 25 Biggest Athlete Retirements of 2013

    25 Biggest Athlete Retirements of 2013

    Just about every year we see at least one or two superstar athletes call it a career. There will be some speculation, they will call a press conference, they will announce their retirement and thank the fans and their organization, and then people in the media will write some nice stories about them. This year, […]