I guess this is from Japan, right? View Image ›
I guess this is from Japan, right? View Image ›
If you haven’t gotten into the Women’s World Cup, this goal by USA soccer striker Abby Wambach that tied the game in the 121st minute of today’s quarterfinal game vs. Brazil might change that. View List ›
Equatorial Guinea soccer player manages to elude a red card that would have gotten her thrown out of the game and awarded Australia a penalty kick. This is not so much a handball as a catch and walk around with it ball. (via deadspin.com) View Media ›
Soccer fans couldn’t believe their eyes the moment a man stripped to a provocative g-string and raced across the field in the middle of a game! The shocking moment unfolded in Brazil on Sunday during a match between Sao Paolo Football Club and Santos Football Club. Watch Video ›
Exploiting sports injuries for internet humor is fun! I did this position in pilates last week and no one cared, sadly. Here are some of the more clever Photoshopped pics of the Dutch winger for the Netherlands team. View List ›
After Spain won the World Cup, CBS News Mobile accidentally ran the wrong pre-produced story, giving the win to the Netherlands. Congratulations to the Netherlands on their hard-fought SCORE to SCORE victory. View Image ›
The World Cup’s over. Spain won. We’re done with vuvuzelas. Also, Paul the Psychic Octopus was right. To celebrate the Octopus Fever that’s sweeping the nation, here’s some cool stuff you may or may not have known about octopuses. View List ›
Spanish goalkeeper Iker Casillas was giving an interview to reporter Sara Carbonero when he abruptly ended their chat with a celebratory kiss. It might be worth noting that Sara Carbonero is Iker Casillas’ girlfriend. Watch Video ›
For all of Spain’s brilliant passing in their World Cup semi-final against Germany, it was a Carles Puyol header from a corner that put them into the final. Puyol rose highest in the second-half to seal Spain’s first ever appearance in the final, against Netherlands.
Uruguay defender Martin Caceres punts Dutch midfielder Demy De Zeeuw directly in the face. Now do you still think soccer players are sissies who fake injuries? View Image ›
Dutch porn actress Bobbi Eden has promised blowjobs for all of her Twitter followers if the Netherlands wins the World Cup. At the time of this posting she has ten thousand followers. Hup Holland Hup! View Image ›
Paul is a German octopus who has correctly predicted all of the motherland’s World Cup victories so far. (Mussels are placed on two flag-bearing glass cubes, and Paul eats the mussel of the winning nation.) Paul correctly predicted Spain’s victory over Germany, and now he’s predicted Spain to win it all!!! Viva La Furia Roja! Read More ›
The pattern of World Cup winners is oddly symmetric. It’s nice to see there’s some semblance of world order amidst the chaos. View Image ›
Because even one Vuvuzela is one too many. View Media ›
Thought the Vuvuzelas were annoying? Water missles, hostile crowds, and riot gear. God Bless Soccer! Watch Video ›
The New York Post’s front page headlines are often a pun-filled peek at the nation’s true sentiments, as this headline from America’s World Cup loss can attest. Seriously though, fuck soccer. View Image ›
DERP DERP DERP. View Image ›
These really mess with your mind. View Image ›
Nice work Torres. Bravo!
An octopus picks Germany over England, in the latest of a string of predictions that have made it a national celebrity.
This is probably more vuvuzelas than this guy can handle. View Image ›
North Korea media reports the glorious 1-0 victory of their football team over Brazil. Back on Earth, North Korea lost the match 1-2. Watch Video ›
Seeing a winning soccer goal can elicit various reactions: you want to cheer, stand up, yell. For this guy, the impulsive thing to do is start sobbing uncontrollably and feeling up your friend. Watch Video ›
Drinking Budweiser with hot half-naked athletes in a sweaty locker room? Mr. President, we miss the hell out of you. View Image ›
Someone went ahead and collected reactions from all over the world when people went crazy over the goal. Kinda amazing how far soccer fans have come in the US. [ Ed Note: This brings a tear to my eye!] Watch Video ›
At about the 91 minute mark of yesterday’s match between USA and Algeria, America went off its f*cking rails. USA! USA! USA! USA! USA! View List ›
Now only if Ronaldo would start shooting like this again… Watch Video ›
For all you out there who love to complain when Americans, and certain others, call “Football”, “Soccer”, you should know that it was the British that invented the word and it was also one of the first names of what we now primarily know of as “Football”.