1. Brilliant Solo Run Ends in Impossible Miss in Australian Amateur Football Match

    It's not often we share highlights of Australian amateur football, but this one is worth it. This particular footage is from the Gippsland Soccer League, between Monash and Falcons ...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 20 days ago 19,081 reads 38 comments

  2. Google Accurately Depict Every Office in the World with Latest World Cup Doodle

    Google have unveiled several World Cup - themed doodles , but none are better than Monday's effort . The I nternet search giants have managed to accurately depict just about every office in the world when matches are in progress...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 21 days ago 34,920 reads 23 comments

  3. Peter Odemwingie Tweets Indecipherable Message About Iran, Bermuda Triangle

    Peter Odemwingie plays for Nigeria. Nigeria played to a 0-0 draw with Iran in their World Cup opener. These things we know. What we don't know is what on Earth Odemwingie meant with the above tweet on Monday...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 21 days ago 4,581 reads 9 comments

  4. Barack Obama Appears in England World Cup Shirt in Ridiculous Souvenir Mug Gaffe

    Well, this is embarrassing. A Dorset-based company tasked with producing commemorative England World Cup mugs made a right mess of it, mistaking Manchester United centre-back Chris Smalling for President of the United States Barack Obama...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 21 days ago 19,610 reads 28 comments

  5. Alan Shearer Discovers Why Heading a Sandy Tennis Ball Is a Bad Idea

    Alan Shearer may have had a long and successful football career, but the former England striker clearly still has a few things to learn about the intricacies of the game. Like, don't head a tennis ball covered in sand...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 21 days ago 1,171 reads 1 comments

  6. Luis Suarez's Doppelganger Is a Flight Attendant, Gets Serenaded by English Fans

    One of three things is going on in the above video. 1) Uruguay striker Luis Suarez , fresh from essentially eliminating England from the World Cup, moonlights as a flight attendant and has his cover blown by meddling English fans...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 21 days ago 15,657 reads 12 comments

  7. Restaurant Trolls Wayne Rooney with 'Overpriced' Burger Carrying His Name

    A restaurant in Manchester has trolled Wayne Rooney by naming a chicken burger after the England star. The "Rooney Burger" is described as "plain, nothing special and overpriced...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 22 days ago 30,044 reads 19 comments

  8. Gary Lineker and Thierry Henry Get the Face Swap Treatment

    The team at Footy Face Swap have been busing during the World Cup this summer. Their latest effort sees the faces of Gary Lineker and Thierry Henry swapped out. "This is weird," reacted Lineker on Twitter , after seeing the pic...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 22 days ago 90 reads 0 comments

  9. Bored Fan Falls Asleep During Belgium vs. Russia at the World Cup

    Belgium and Russia came together on Sunday at the Maracana for what promised to be a cracking festival of entertaining football at the World Cup. It didn't quite work out that way...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 22 days ago 5,039 reads 15 comments

  10. Thierry Henry's Mouth Has a Life of Its Own on BBC World Cup Coverage

    Thierry Henry has been a great source of entertainment during BBC coverage of the World Cup in Brazil. In this clip, posted on Twitter by @ TSBible , Henry responds to a question from Alan Shearer...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 22 days ago 159 reads 0 comments

  11. Theo Walcott Posts Throwback Photo with Gareth Bale from Their Southampton Days

    Theo Walcott and Gareth Bale are two of the most famous products of Southampton's prodigious academy, but it's still a bit weird to imagine them as teammates. Now, we don't have to imagine...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 24 days ago 20,364 reads 7 comments

  12. Prophetic Fan Doomed England vs. Uruguay with Gerrard/Suarez Prediction

    Dear @Clemo89efc on Twitter, We don't know who you are, or why you decided to use your powers of prophecy to doom England in such cruel fashion...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 24 days ago 7,043 reads 23 comments

  13. Spanish Newspaper Wouldn't Even Give Steven Gerrard a Mark After England Loss

    Thursday night was a tough one for England captain Steven Gerrard . Not only did his Three Lions suffer a heartbreaking defeat to Uruguay, but he was also arguably to blame for the crucial goal...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 24 days ago 20,590 reads 81 comments

  14. Arjen Robben's Goal for Netherlands vs. Australia Gets Cartoon Treatment

    Arjen Robben scored a neat individual goal for Netherlands against Australia on Wednesday at the World Cup. The flying Dutchman turned on the after-burners and blitzed the Socceroos defence before finishing into the corner...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 25 days ago 1,170 reads 0 comments

  15. Thomas Mueller Hits Unsuspecting Diner in Head During Germany World Cup Training

    It's safe to say that Thomas Mueller is a talented finisher. The Germany forward claimed the Golden Boot in the 2010 World Cup with five goals, and he got off to a great start in 2014 by hitting a hat-trick in his first game...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 25 days ago 54,897 reads 19 comments

  16. Tim Cahill's Incredible Volley in Australia vs. Netherlands Recreated in LEGO

    Australia may have been eliminated from the 2014 World Cup on Wednesday, but Tim Cahill scored what may go down as the best goal of the tournament in the process...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 25 days ago 21,989 reads 2 comments

  17. Vicente del Bosque Attempts to Board Chile Bus After Spain's World Cup Defeat

    Vicente del Bosque clearly isn't used to losing. The Spain manager, having witnessed his side eliminated from the 2014 World Cup in just two games, was so flustered he even tried to board the wrong team bus after the match...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 25 days ago 13,496 reads 8 comments

  18. Freestyle Football Skills on Display on Sao Paulo Streets at Brazil World Cup

    Brazil is known for producing some of the most skillful and creative footballers in the world, from Garrincha to Pele to Ronaldinho to Neymar. That flair is hardly limited to the top reaches of Brazilian football, either...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 25 days ago 5,097 reads 4 comments

  19. Dutch Players Meet King Willem-Alexander & Queen Maxima After Beating Australia

    Netherlands defeated Australia 3-2 in a thrilling affair on Wednesday, a win that ultimately cemented their place in the World Cup last 16 following Chile's defeat of Spain...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 25 days ago 2,000 reads 4 comments

  20. Memes Greet Spain's Disastrous Exit from the World Cup After Loss to Chile

    Defending champions Spain are out of the World Cup after losing their second match of the tournament to Chile...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 26 days ago 146,079 reads 124 comments

  21. Luis Suarez Has Pizza Designed in His Honour

    Luis Suarez took an infamous bite of Branislav Ivanovic . Now, you can take a bite of Luis Suarez. The restaurant chain Just Eat has launched a special "Uruguayan Hot" pizza, with ingredients arranged to form Suarez's face...

    Will Tidey Written by Will Tidey about 26 days ago 1,793 reads 3 comments

  22. WFAN's Mike Francesa Can't Seem to Believe Footballers Use Both Feet

    Americans aren't known for their football love (or expertise), and it should come as no surprise that some pundits have yet to completely familiarise themselves with the sport...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 26 days ago 8,161 reads 33 comments

  23. Even Robin Van Persie's 93-Year-Old Grandfather Is #Persieing

    Robin van Persie set the world alight with his brilliant diving header in Netherlands' World Cup contest against Spain last week. In the process, he sparked an Internet trend...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 26 days ago 10,293 reads 7 comments

  24. Brilliant Condom Advert Mocks Diving in Football

    Rampant diving is considered by many to be the scourge of football. Thankfully, somebody has decided to take a stand with an advert lampooning the theatrics of the modern game...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 26 days ago 1,248 reads 0 comments

  25. Belgian Police Officer Leads Celebratory Chant After World Cup Win vs. Algeria

    Football is bringing Belgium together. Cops—by all rights the natural enemy of street revelers—didn't seem to mind the celebrations after the Red Devils' comeback victory against Algeria in their opener...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 26 days ago 1,140 reads 2 comments