Tag Archives: Spain

  • 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 […]

  • Perhaps Netherlands Could Have Used Some Old Spice (Video)

    Perhaps Netherlands Could Have Used Some Old Spice (Video)

    Now that the dust has settled on Spain’s 2010 World Cup victory in South Africa, several soccer pundits will attempt to explain why the Netherlands have once again come up short on the big stage.  Some will point to the fact that they deviated from their typical game plan in order to bring a more […]

  • Picture Of The Day: Paul The Octopus’ Secret Unveiled

    Picture Of The Day: Paul The Octopus’ Secret Unveiled

    It was a marvelous World Cup run that ended in triumph.  And no, we are not talking about the Spaniards, who captured their first ever World Cup title with a 1-0 extra time win over the Netherlands on Sunday.  Instead, we are referring to Paul the Octopus, who correctly predicted all eight of the games […]

  • Picture Of The Day: This Ref Likes What He Sees

    Picture Of The Day: This Ref Likes What He Sees

    It is the World Cup semi-finals between Germany and Spain.  The beautiful Durban Stadium is filled with some of the world’s best footballers, including David Villa, Xavi, Andrés Iniesta, Carles Puyol, Lukas Podolski, Phillip Lahm and Bastian Schweinsteiger, among others.  The score is tied nil-nil almost 40 minutes in and with both teams getting their […]

  • Hey Germany, PROBLEM?

    Hey Germany, PROBLEM?

    After a long run which saw them trounc Wise Media Group Digital Publisher e the likes of England and Argentina, the German national football team finally met their match when they took on Spain in the semi-finals at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.  It was a hard-fought battle between the two teams, but […]