Tag Archives: Spain

  • Watch The Backheel Golazo Of All Backheel Golazos (Video)

    Watch The Backheel Golazo Of All Backheel Golazos (Video)

    We have showed you some incredible backheel goals in the past, but none may be better than the one we were treated to via Spain’s fourth tier Tercera Division earlier this week, as Espanyol B’s Bubacar Njie Kambi, a.k.a. Bakary, somehow got his left boot on the ball and flicked it over the opposing keeper for […]

  • Watch All 50 Goals By Lionel Messi This Season In 3 Minutes (Video)

    Watch All 50 Goals By Lionel Messi This Season In 3 Minutes (Video)

    Lionel Messi has had himself quite the season thus far, as the Barcelona striker’s seven goals in two matches last week helped him reached the 50-goal mark for the second time in his career, and he needed just 43 games to get there. Out of Messi’s 50 goals during the 2011-12 season, 30 have come […]

  • Rudy Fernandez Hits An Incredible Off-Balance 3-Point Shot (Video)

    Rudy Fernandez Hits An Incredible Off-Balance 3-Point Shot (Video)

    The NBA lockout has provided many international players with the opportunity to travel overseas and showcase their talents while playing in their home country.  Rudy Fernandez is among the many players who have opted to head home for the lockout, as the newest member of the Dallas Mavericks has been practicing his no-look, off-balanced three-pointers […]

  • Bull 1, Streaker 0 (Video)

    Bull 1, Streaker 0 (Video)

    What happens when a bull sees red?  It charges! What happens when a bull sees a man’s dong?  Apparently, it charges! That is what we are led to believe after watching a streaker get trampled by an angry bull inside a ring in Pamplona, Spain during this year’s annual Running of the Bulls. This give […]

  • Obnoxious Celebration Earns Danish Footballer A Punch In The Face (Video)

    Obnoxious Celebration Earns Danish Footballer A Punch In The Face (Video)

    After all of the showboating and overzealous celebrations that we have seen in the game of football, it is about time someone took a punch in the face for these obnoxious acts. All that sitting on toilets, giving birth to balls, Lady Gaga impersonations and Arabian Nights themes were really beginning to agitate me, and […]

  • Lara Alvarez Is Spain’s Latest Soccer Treat (Pics/Video)

    Lara Alvarez Is Spain’s Latest Soccer Treat (Pics/Video)

    Sara Carbonero is not the only smoking hot soccer reporter that Spain has to offer.  And while it may be tough to dethrone Sara as “The Sexiest Sports Reporter in the World,” according to FHM, her biggest threat to that title may come from within her own country. Meet Lara Alvarez.  Much like Carbonero, Alvarez […]

  • Selfish Nani Spoils Brilliant Cristiano Ronaldo Goal (Video)

    Selfish Nani Spoils Brilliant Cristiano Ronaldo Goal (Video)

    Cristiano Ronaldo’s ball-handling skills are no secret, and while the Portuguese soccer star has scored plenty of brilliant goals throughout his career, it appeared as though he was on the verge of netting one of his prettiest during yesterday’s friendly against Spain.  After speeding down the wing with the ball at his feet, Ronaldo quickly […]

  • Introducing The “I’m In A Car” Soccer Celebration (Video)

    Introducing The “I’m In A Car” Soccer Celebration (Video)

    At some point last year we brought you the “I’m on a boat” CFL touchdown celebration.  One year later we have a sequel to this series, thanks to Real Sociedad’s “I’m in a car” soccer goal celebration. Following the second goal in their 3-0 win over Deportivo La Coruna on Monday, goalscorer Antoine Griezmann headed […]

  • Female Bullfighter Messes With The Bull…Gets The Horns (Video)

    Female Bullfighter Messes With The Bull…Gets The Horns (Video)

    Earlier we showed you a possible explanation as to why there are so few female refs in male sports.  Now we are about to show you a possible explanation as to why there are so few females bullfighters. I have never quite understood the point of bullfighting.  After all, teasing and toying with an angry […]

  • Bull Leaps Into Crowd, Injures 40 Spectators In Spain (Video)

    Bull Leaps Into Crowd, Injures 40 Spectators In Spain (Video)

    We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: “If you mess with the bull, you get the horns.” And while these spectators at a bull riding event in Tafalla, Navarra, were not exactly “messing with the bull”, they were in attendance to watch others do just that, and they were left to suffer the […]

  • Gerard Pique Spits On Director Of Spanish Football Federation (Video)

    Gerard Pique Spits On Director Of Spanish Football Federation (Video)

    When it comes to championship celebrations in Spain, there never seems to be a shortage of alcohol consumed by those doing the celebrating.  That is rarely a bad thing, unless you are Pedro Cortes, the Director of the Spanish Football Federation, who was on the receiving end of a loogie from the mouth of Spanish […]

  • Capdevila Turns Down His Casillas/Carbonero Moment

    Capdevila Turns Down His Casillas/Carbonero Moment

    Besides Andres Iniesta’s game-winning goal with only a few minutes remaining in extra time, perhaps the most lasting image of this year’s World Cup final has been the kiss shared by Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas and girlfriend/reporter Sara Carbonero following the game.  It is the kiss that has inspired many Spanish-speaking lovers, including Romina Belluscio. […]

  • Two Dead, Over 100 Injured During Spain’s World Cup Celebrations

    Two Dead, Over 100 Injured During Spain’s World Cup Celebrations

    Some may tell you that the World Cup victory celebrations in Spain were “to die for.”  Unfortunately, such a comment was all too real for two individuals whose parties, and lives, were cut short due to their tragic deaths.  After years of waiting, one man did not even get to see Spain lift the World […]