Tag Archives: Soccer

  • Story Time! Jose Mourinho Talks About Mario Balotelli On CNN (Video)

    Story Time! Jose Mourinho Talks About Mario Balotelli On CNN (Video)

    You know how you can tell Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli is a larger than life character? Because even when other important figures from the world of sports are being interviewed, his name always seems to come up. Take Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho, for example. The guy currently coaches one of the two or […]

  • Crazy Ukrainian Soccer Fan Attacks The Referee (Video)

    Crazy Ukrainian Soccer Fan Attacks The Referee (Video)

    In America, football fans were busy celebrating their game’s officials over the weekend, as the NFL referees made their return to the field after missing the opening three weeks of the 2012 season due to a strike. In the Ukraine, on the other hand, it was a much different scene, as their football fans (you […]

  • One-Legged Soccer Player Scores Amazing Scissor Kick Goal (Video)

    One-Legged Soccer Player Scores Amazing Scissor Kick Goal (Video)

    I’ve seen a lot of really great soccer goals in my day. In fact, I’ve seen some pretty great goals already this season. But I don’t ever recall seeing a goal quite like the one you’re about to see. It was scored by a kid named Nico Calabria. He’s a high school junior who plays […]

  • New York Red Bulls Fans Can’t Spell (Photo)

    New York Red Bulls Fans Can’t Spell (Photo)

    Some sports fans will spend hours upon hours creating a clever sign that they can bring to the game and show off while cheering for their team.  But if you are sitting in the front row of a soccer game and you know that YOU’RE (you’ll understand why this is bolded in a second) sign […]

  • Chelsea’s Oscar Scores Brilliant Golazo Against Juventus In UCL (Video & GIF)

    Chelsea’s Oscar Scores Brilliant Golazo Against Juventus In UCL (Video & GIF)

    When Chelsea forked over upwards of £20-million to Brazilian soccer club Internacional in return for the services of attacking midfielder Oscar during the summer, they were hoping the 21-year-old’s acquisition would pay dividends.  Heck, they even draped him in the No. 11 jersey that was previously worn by recently departed Chelsea legend, Didier Drogba. Well, following […]

  • Thierry Henry Scores Wicked Corner Kick “Olimpico” Goal (Video)

    Thierry Henry Scores Wicked Corner Kick “Olimpico” Goal (Video)

    In Spanish, they call a goal scored directly off a corner kick “el gol olimpico” in reference to a goal scored by Argentina’s Cesáreo Onzari against Uruguay—the Olympic soccer champions—back in 1924. But in English? Well, both in the UK and North America, there’s never been a cool name for a corner kick goal besides, […]

  • Clint Dempsey Mocks Jamaican Player During USA MNT Victory (Video & GIF)

    Clint Dempsey Mocks Jamaican Player During USA MNT Victory (Video & GIF)

    The USA men’s national soccer team earned an important 1-0 victory at home against Jamaica in a CONCACAF World Cup Qualification match yesterday, thanks to a brilliant free kick from Herculez Gomez.  However, it isn’t Gomez’s impressive game-winning strike that has everyone talking today.  Instead, it’s the odd facial expression used by Clint Dempsey to […]