Tag Archives: Soccer

  • Dani Alves Eating a Banana Turns Into Awesome Anti-Racism Meme (Pics)

    Dani Alves Eating a Banana Turns Into Awesome Anti-Racism Meme (Pics)

    On Sunday, when some racist asshole threw a banana at Barcelona’s Dani Alves, the Brazilian defender had the perfect response. He picked that banana up and ate it, replenishing his potassium and using someone’s act of hatred to keep his calfs cramp-free late in a close game against Villarreal. Since then, everyone has been talking […]

  • Barcelona’s Dani Alves Eats Banana Thrown At Him by a Fan (Video)

    Barcelona’s Dani Alves Eats Banana Thrown At Him by a Fan (Video)

    Racial tensions can run high in the sport of soccer, with some dumb fans doing things like throwing bananas on the field as a taunt toward Brazilian players. But at a recent game between FC Barcelona and Villarreal, Barcelona’s Dani Alves found the perfect response to the gesture: Pick up the banana, eat the banana, […]

  • Soccer Player Saves Opponent’s Life During Game (Video)

    Soccer Player Saves Opponent’s Life During Game (Video)

    Despite all the diving and fan riots, soccer can still be a sport that promotes good sportsmanship.  We’ve seen examples of this in the past, but perhaps nothing can compare to what we saw from Ukranian Premier League player Jaba Kankava, who went above and beyond the call of duty, saving the life of opponent Oleh […]

  • Jordan Soccer League Produces Ridiculous 35-Yard Backheel Goal (Video)

    Jordan Soccer League Produces Ridiculous 35-Yard Backheel Goal (Video)

    There are reasons why they call soccer, “the beautiful game.”  The diving isn’t one of them.  And the same can be said for the horrifying ankle injuries. The reason they call it “the beautiful game” is because of goals like this one from Al-Wehdat striker Motaz Salhani during a Jordan Premier League game against Al-Ramtha. Check it out: […]