Tag Archives: Soccer

  • 10 Biggest FIFA Scandals of the Sepp Blatter Era

    10 Biggest FIFA Scandals of the Sepp Blatter Era

    Wednesday’s arrest and indictment of nine FIFA official on corruption charges shocked the sports world—but not because everybody thought soccer’s international governing body was so pure and innocent. FIFA scandals involving allegations of bribery and racketeering have been plaguing the beautiful game for decades. What was shocking about Wednesday’s turn of events was that, finally, somebody […]

  • Joe Hart Is Terrified Of a Baseball (Video)

    Joe Hart Is Terrified Of a Baseball (Video)

    This seven-second video of Joe Hart squealing in fear at a foul ball while accompanying his Manchester City teammates inside the Toronto Blue Jays batting cages certainly won’t help the reputation of soccer players anywhere. Check it out: If you’d like to see more of Joe Hart and his Man City teammates during their meet-and-greet with Blue […]

  • Internet Mocks Corrupt FIFA Execs with Fake FIFA 16 Cover Art (Pics)

    Internet Mocks Corrupt FIFA Execs with Fake FIFA 16 Cover Art (Pics)

    The sting carried out by Swiss police and the U.S. Department of Justice in Zurich on Wednesday could not have come at a worse time for poor, misunderstood FIFA. The organization set to elect a new (probably the same) president on Friday. And on Thursday EA Sports revealed plans for FIFA 16, which inspired a […]

  • IRS Dude Burns FIFA With This Corny Soccer Pun (Video)

    IRS Dude Burns FIFA With This Corny Soccer Pun (Video)

    Earlier today we told you about how the United States Justice Department and Swiss officials have teamed up to lay the smackdown on nine FIFA officials who are being arrested and extradited on a number of charges, including bribery, money laundering, racketeering, and wire fraud. The Department of Justice in the United States has since […]

  • About Damn Time: Nine FIFA Officials Arrested in Switzerland on Corruption Charges

    About Damn Time: Nine FIFA Officials Arrested in Switzerland on Corruption Charges

    Early Wednesday morning, Swiss authorities arrested nine top FIFA officials at their Zurich hotel, where they were gathered for FIFA’s annual meeting. The raid came as the result of an extensive investigation by the FBI, which resulted in federal charges of bribery, money laundering, racketeering, and wire fraud from the United States Justice Department. In […]

  • Cesc Fàbregas Kicks Ball at Opposing Player’s Face (Videos)

    Cesc Fàbregas Kicks Ball at Opposing Player’s Face (Videos)

    Chelsea has already clinched the Premier League title, leading second-place Manchester City by eight points with just one game remaining. That probably explains why some players on their team didn’t seem all that interested in showing discipline or winning their game against West Bromwich Albion on Monday. Among those taking an undisciplined aproach towards Monday’s match […]

  • Did Racist Juventus Fans Force Black Man Off Subway Car in Madrid? (Video)

    Did Racist Juventus Fans Force Black Man Off Subway Car in Madrid? (Video)

    On Wednesday, Italian giants Juventus upset Real Madrid in the second leg of their Champions League semifinal, advancing to play Barcelona in the finals. Unfortunately, to celebrate, a horde of racist Juventus fans kicked a black man off a subway car. That’s the story the British tabloids are pushing. And if it gives you a […]

  • Real Madrid Ball Boy Plays Keep-Away With Patrice Evra (Video)

    Real Madrid Ball Boy Plays Keep-Away With Patrice Evra (Video)

    Hats off to Juventus left-back Patrice Evra, who somehow resisted the urge to punch this Real Madrid ball boy in the face after he purposely (and annoyingly) kept the ball away from the French defender during today’s Champions League match. Watch: C’est le fils de A : Fernandez B : Courbis C: Lizaraazu D : […]

  • Honduran Field Invader Takes Kung Fu Kick to His Honduran Face (Video)

    Honduran Field Invader Takes Kung Fu Kick to His Honduran Face (Video)

    There are many reasons not to run out onto the field at a professional soccer game and threaten the players. Getting arrested is one. Getting banned from the stadium for life is another. However, I would say, for me, the biggest deterrent would have to be the possibility that one of those players might give […]