1. Defender Heads in Exceptionally Bad Own Goal in Iranian Premier League Match

    Rah Ahan Sorinet defender Mohsen Irannejad scored a frightful own goal in his side's 4-1 defeat to Tractor Sazi on Friday...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 9,914 reads 8 comments

  2. Napoli Unveil Denim Away Kit for 2014/15 Serie A Season

    Napoli 's new away kits are certainly unique. The Serie A club, which launched these camouflaged monstrosities last season, have now hearkened back to America's 1994 World Cup with a denim offering...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 17,457 reads 16 comments

  3. Cyclists in Vuelta a Espana Come to Blows Mid-Race

    A fight broke out between two riders during Stage 16 of the Vuelta a Espana on Monday. Gianluca Brambilla and Ivan Rovny were part of an escape group, and they came to blows after an exchange of words during an uphill climb...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 37,022 reads 25 comments

  4. Neymar Congratulates Coutinho on 1st Brazil Appearance Since 2010

    Philippe Coutinho made his long-awaited return to the Brazil national team on Friday night, and teammate Neymar was delighted for him...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 2,795 reads 5 comments

  5. New England's Diego Fagundez Scores Goal, Celebrates with Gunfire

    We've seen a lot of creative goal celebrations over the years, but this has to be the first one to involve firing actual guns...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 3,899 reads 4 comments

  6. Celtic Midfielder Beram Kayal Names His First Child 'Pirlo'

    Fans naming children after their favourite footballer isn't exactly uncommon. For a player to do it? That's a little more unusual...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 1,884 reads 14 comments

  7. Chelsea's 2014 Calendar Is Now Hilariously out of Date After Transfers

    Chelsea 's transfer activity in 2014 has had an unforeseen consequence: It absolutely ruined the club calendar. The last three months of the year feature five players, none of whom are currently at the club...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 7,917 reads 17 comments

  8. Real Madrid's James Rodriguez Named World's Sexiest Man by People Magazine

    The people (err... just People ) have spoken: Real Madrid's James Rodriguez is the world's sexiest man in 2014. That's the verdict from the Spanish edition of the popular magazine...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 3,511 reads 7 comments

  9. Thierry Henry Displays Moment of Magic in New York vs. Kansas City

    Thierry Henry may be 37 years old now but as the saying goes: class is permanent. He thoroughly proved that point in New York Red Bulls ' game against Sporting Kansas City ...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 22,311 reads 21 comments

  10. Neymar Fouled in Brazil vs. Colombia Match, Proceeds to Roll for Ages

    Neymar has a flair for the dramatic. That's both in regards to his brilliant talent and his...occasional embellishment. The above is certainly the latter. One roll we'll grant him...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 47,342 reads 194 comments

  11. Tottenham's Younes Kaboul Visits Opponent in Hospital After Scary Head Injury

    Well done, Younes Kaboul. The Tottenham man showed his class by paying a visit to an injured opponent. During Spurs' Europa League match with Limassol, goalkeeper Karim Fegrouche ...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 10,483 reads 17 comments

  12. Emile Heskey Fails Spectacularly at Soccer AM's Car Park Game

    Emile Heskey has never been known as the most prolific finisher in football, but the former England man would have hoped to perform better than this in Soccer AM 's Car Park Game...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 22,138 reads 30 comments

  13. Usain Bolt: I Told Mario Balotelli to Move to Liverpool from AC Milan

    Mario Balotelli 's move to Liverpool came as a surprise to many, but was the transfer influenced by the world's fastest man? That's what Usain Bolt claims. The Jamaican sprinter told ESPN's Shaka Hislop as much ...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 3,091 reads 5 comments

  14. Arsenal Players Star in #RainbowLaces Anti-Homophobia Television Advert

    Arsenal stars have appeared in a television advert to support the Rainbow Laces anti-homophobia campaign...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 12,631 reads 21 comments

  15. Diego Maradona Does a Fist Pump with the Pope

    Diego Maradona met Pope Francis in Rome this week, and celebrated like...well, like a man who had just met the Pope...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 3,515 reads 3 comments

  16. Petr Cech Is Great at Twitter, Destroys Manchester United Fan with 'Banter'

    Petr Cech has made waves on social media before. The Chelsea goalkeeper was in the news this month for a cheeky response to a question on Twitter, but his latest bit of banter is substantially better...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 11,040 reads 10 comments

  17. Inter Milan Youngster Demetrio Steffe Scores Cheeky Golazo vs. AC Milan U19s

    This is the kind of goal most of us would attempt (and fail) on the playground. Inter Milan U19 Demetrio Steffe successfully pulled it off against the club's most bitter rivals, AC Milan...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 9,482 reads 3 comments

  18. San Jose's Sam Cronin Blasts Sensational Volley from Distance vs. Philadelphia

    Take a bow, Sam Cronin. The San Jose Earthquakes man scored a sensational goal in a match against the Philadelphia Union on Sunday, blasting an unstoppable volley from 25 yards out...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 3,165 reads 5 comments

  19. 18-Year-Old Munir El Haddadi Scores Goal at Camp Nou in FC Barcelona Debut

    Have you been watching Barcelona's latest teenage wonderkid Munir El Haddadi ? If not, now would be a good time to start...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 30,626 reads 47 comments

  20. Lionel Messi Scores in FC Barcelona's 2014-15 La Liga Opener vs. Elche

    Lionel Messi has scored a goal to open FC Barcelona 's La Liga campaign. Does that sound familiar? It should. It's the fifth consecutive year you can say that. Oh, and it was his first shot on target of the year...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 41,695 reads 70 comments

  21. Cat Invades Pitch, Delays Match in FC Barcelona's La Liga Opener vs. Elche

    FC Barcelona 's La Liga opener vs. Elche was delayed on Sunday, as a black cat paraded about the pitch. It took the better part of two minutes before the stewards could direct the cat off the pitch and into the tunnel...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 14,598 reads 43 comments

  22. Ashley Young Booked for Diving in Sunderland vs. Manchester United

    Ashley Young has a bit of a reputation for...theatrics. His booking in Manchester United's match vs. Sunderland fits the bill. Watch above as Young dives, looking for the penalty, only to see yellow instead...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 31,157 reads 134 comments

  23. Mercedes' Nico Rosberg, Lewis Hamilton in Controversial Collision in Belgian GP

    Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg are theoretically teammates, but it certainly didn't look like it at the Belgian Grand Prix . The Mercedes drivers collided very early in the race, and Hamilton was left significantly worse for wear...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 9,050 reads 35 comments

  24. Christian Eriksen Shows off His Brilliant 1st Touch in Tottenham vs. QPR

    Tottenham's Christian Eriksen may be best known for his brilliant free-kicks, but his first touch isn't half bad, either. Here he is showing it off against QPR on Sunday...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 19,429 reads 6 comments

  25. Nacer Chadli Hits 1st-Half Brace for Tottenham vs. QPR

    Nacer Chadli : goal machine? The Tottenham winger certainly looked the part against QPR , scoring two goals in the first half as Spurs cruised. The first (above) came from a well-placed pass from striker Emmanuel Adebayor...

    John Greely Written by John Greely about 5 months ago 3,844 reads 1 comments