Tag Archives: Soccer

  • Peruvian Goalkeeper Makes Not One, But Two Insane Saves in a Row (Video)

    Peruvian Goalkeeper Makes Not One, But Two Insane Saves in a Row (Video)

    When a player on your favorite team exercises poor judgment or makes a major blunder, heartburn and hairpulling is often the result. However, every once in a while a boneheaded play actually sets up something truly remarkable. And that’s what we have for you here. During a recent match between Peru and Uruguay at the […]

  • 25 Most Memorable Sports Moments Of 2012

    25 Most Memorable Sports Moments Of 2012

    Events such as LeBron James’ first championship, the Kings winning the Stanley Cup, and the London Olympic games might seem like distant memories now that we’re focused on the NFL, but all of it went down in 2012. It just goes to show that a lot can happen in a year, and it’s easy for […]

  • Brazil’s Falcao Scores Ridiculous Futsal Goal (Video)

    Brazil’s Falcao Scores Ridiculous Futsal Goal (Video)

    Futsal is a version of soccer played on a smaller field with fewer players, usually indoors. Though it’s not really that popular in North America, it is popular recreationally throughout the rest of the soccer-loving world. And of course, in soccer-mad Brazil they even have a pretty popular professional futsal league. The greatest superstar of […]

  • Is This the Worst Free Kick Ever? (Video)

    Is This the Worst Free Kick Ever? (Video)

    In recent months we have seen some pretty terrible penalty kicks. There was the terrible one by Jonathan Soriano of Red Bull Salzberg in Austria. And there was that equally terrible one by Brazilian superstar Neymar. However, while these awful shots must have been extremely embarrassing to the players who took them, they at least […]

  • Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere Receives an Epic Nutshot (GIF + Video)

    Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere Receives an Epic Nutshot (GIF + Video)

    An epic sports nutshot is a paradox: it makes you cringe and squirm in your seat, and yet at the same time you simply cannot look away. Whether it’s a guy sliding crotch-first into a goal post, a 100 mph tennis ball popping a guy in the family jewels, or a football slipping through a […]

  • Fan Runs Onto Field to Give Lionel Messi a Hug (Video)

    Fan Runs Onto Field to Give Lionel Messi a Hug (Video)

    Pro athletes are usually a little uncomfortable when fans invade the playing field. After all, that goalie in England got socked in the face by some drunken idiot, and of course, Monica Seles got stabbed by a Stefi Graf fan in Germany back in 1993. So you never know if the fans are there to have […]

  • Celtic Fan Hit in the Face with Soccer Ball (Video)

    Celtic Fan Hit in the Face with Soccer Ball (Video)

    Usually you assume that if fans at a soccer game are going to face any danger, it will come from the grandstands rather than the field. After all, unlike baseball, where foul balls and line dives are scattered up to 300 feet from home plate in any direction, there are only so many places in […]