Tag Archives: Soccer

  • This Soccer Dive Is Just The Worst (Video)

    This Soccer Dive Is Just The Worst (Video)

    I’m not sure who should be more embarrassed here: Valencia defender David Pasquel for this ridiculous dive during a UEFA Youth League game against Celtic, or the referee for actually buying the flop and calling a foul on Celtic’s Jack Aitchison? Watch: Hat Tip – [Who Ate All The Pies?]

  • Real Betis Fan Tried to Spit on Cristiano Ronaldo (Video)

    Real Betis Fan Tried to Spit on Cristiano Ronaldo (Video)

    Real Betis was able to keep Cristiano Ronaldo off his game during Sunday’s 1-1 draw against Real Madrid in La Liga action. Most of the credit for shutting down Ronaldo will go to their defenders and keeper, and rightfully so.  But at least a bit of recognition should be given to the Betis fans, who were doing […]

  • Roberto Mancini Says Napoli Manager Maurizio Sarri Called Him a F*ggot

    Roberto Mancini Says Napoli Manager Maurizio Sarri Called Him a F*ggot

    Inter Milan manager Roberto Mancini claims Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri called him a “finocchio,” which is Italian for f*ggot. As a result, Sarri has been suspended for two games by Italian soccer officials. The incident occurred in the closing minutes of Inter’s 2-0 win over Napoli in Tuesday night’s Italian Cup quarterfinal. Mancini got sent […]

  • FC Dallas Draft Pick Has Best Instagram Handle Ever (Tweets)

    FC Dallas Draft Pick Has Best Instagram Handle Ever (Tweets)

    So the MLS SuperDraft is going on right now. If that means something to you, great! But if not, stick around anyway, because this story is fantastic. On Tuesday afternoon, FC Dallas selected a kid named Colin Bonner out of UNC Wilmington with the fourth pick of the third round of the draft. It seemed […]

  • Neymar to Become First Soccer Player to Get His Own Air Jordans

    Neymar to Become First Soccer Player to Get His Own Air Jordans

    Big news for sneakerheads today. According to the folks at Sole Collector, this fall Nike’s Jordan Brand will release a special Neymar edition of their Air Jordan 5 Lows. What’s the big deal? Well you see, lots of basketball players have gotten their own retro Jordans, and there have even been a few athletes from […]

  • AC Milan Players and Big Boobs Star in New Toyo Tires Commercial (Video)

    AC Milan Players and Big Boobs Star in New Toyo Tires Commercial (Video)

    What’s the best way to convince Italians to buy tires? Well, the working theory over at Toyo Tires, apparently, is soccer players and boobs. In the Japanese tire manufacturer’s latest Italian commercial, released just in time for Christmas, they got AC Milan stars Ignazio Abate, Keisuke Honda, Mattia De Sciglio and Riccardo Montolivo to team […]

  • Now Even Soccer Refs Are Flopping? This Is Ridiculous (Video)

    Now Even Soccer Refs Are Flopping? This Is Ridiculous (Video)

    No sport is more forgiving of flagrant flopping than soccer. And now, it appears that the very people who have been put in charge of stopping it, the refs, are getting in on the sweet, attention-craving action.  Here we see a ref take a sideways tumble for no particular reason, perhaps due to a cramp, […]