Tag Archives: Soccer

  • Greek Soccer Player Banned for Life After Performing Nazi Salute (Video)

    Greek Soccer Player Banned for Life After Performing Nazi Salute (Video)

    Even sports fans who don’t follow soccer closely know that racism is perhaps the biggest problem the sport faces in the 21st century. Whether it is racist players or racist fans, there just seems to be one soccer racism scandal after another. Well, the Greek soccer federation has apparently decided that the only way to […]

  • Greek Footballer Hits Four Posts With One Shot (Video)

    Greek Footballer Hits Four Posts With One Shot (Video)

    Few footballers can say that they’ve hit the woodwork four times in a single game. Egeas Plomariou, on the other hand, can claim to have accomplished the feat…with a single shot! It happened during a game between Lesvos and Papnikolis of Greece’s lower football leagues, as Plomariou’s shot ricocheted off the far post, crossbar, near post and back across […]

  • Moroccan Soccer Player Delivers Studs To Opponent’s Head (Video)

    Moroccan Soccer Player Delivers Studs To Opponent’s Head (Video)

    Last week we told you about the controversial red card that was handed to Manchester United’s Nani following a dangerous studs-up tackle during his club’s 2-1 loss to Real Madrid in UEFA Champions League play.  That decision by the official essentially cost Man United the match and a shot at winning their fourth UCL title, […]

  • Gold Replica of Lionel Messi’s Foot On Sale For $5.25-Million (Video)

    Gold Replica of Lionel Messi’s Foot On Sale For $5.25-Million (Video)

    Towards the end of 2012, Japanese jeweler Ginza Tanaka brought a cast of Lionel Messi‘s foot home with him following his trip to Spain.  The purpose was to create a replica of the Argentine star’s foot, which is set to go on sale for $5.25-million, with proceeds going towards the Leo Messi Foundation, a global charity for […]

  • Mario Balotelli Has Commissioned a Life-Sized Statue…of Himself

    Mario Balotelli Has Commissioned a Life-Sized Statue…of Himself

    Mario Balotelli makes my job fun. Some days you have to write about heroes murdering their girlfriends, or teenage boxers being killed in the ring. But then there are days when you get to write about a dude like Mario—a dude who builds an ATV racetrack in his backyard, sets his house on fire by […]

  • Gareth Bale Scores Another Amazing Goal for Tottenham (Video + GIF)

    Gareth Bale Scores Another Amazing Goal for Tottenham (Video + GIF)

    Gareth Bale: remember the name. Just two weeks ago we told you about an incredible, physics-defying goal that the 23-year-old Welshman scored for Tottenham Hotspur against Lyon in Champions League play. It was one of two on the night for Bale, and it extended his hot streak to 7 goals in 5 games for club and […]

  • PSV and Feyenoord Brawl in Tunnel After Pivotal Dutch Soccer Match (Video)

    PSV and Feyenoord Brawl in Tunnel After Pivotal Dutch Soccer Match (Video)

    The top of the standings in the English Premier League, the Spanish Primera Liga, and the German Bundesliga aren’t exactly crowded this season. In each case, one team sits at the top—Manchester United, Barcelona, and Bayern Munich respectively—enjoying a comfortable lead of at least 12 points over the #2 team. However, things are a lot […]