Welcome to Hell: Galatasaray’s Turk Telekom Arena headlines soccer’s most intimidating atmospheres

February 12th, 2018|

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Playing on the road is never easy, but some venues have more intimidating atmospheres than others… like way more. We went on a globe-trotting […]

Kings of Instagram: Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar, Lionel Messi tops in followers among footballers

February 2nd, 2018|

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One of the surest ways to gauge the relative popularity of various soccer players is to compare how many Instagram followers they have. Last […]

Billy Wingrove and Jeremy Lynch rule the roost of soccer trick-shot tekkers

February 1st, 2018|

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In the realm of soccer trick-shot videos, the work of Billy Wingrove and Jeremy Lynch rules supreme. Collectively known as the F2 Freestylers, the […]

Sideline sports reporters learn the hard way that beanball hazard isn’t limited to players

January 30th, 2018|

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A couple years ago, an Australian news reporter became news himself when he was struck in the head by a runaway skateboard. He joined […]

FC Barcelona’s island fortress and other amazing soccer stadiums that never got off the drafting table

January 25th, 2018|

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Football clubs are endlessly competing for primacy on and off the field, and one sure-fire for a franchise a leg up on the competition […]

Luck vs Skill: Comparing the role of chance in hockey, football, baseball, soccer and basketball

January 24th, 2018|

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There’s an old adage in sports that it’s better to be lucky than good, but how much of a role does chance play in […]

World Cup of football flavors: Soccer on wheels, from hoverboards to hatchbacks

January 14th, 2018|

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With just a few months left until FIFA World Cup mania once again grips the world, we continue to explore the various forms of […]

Watch a water-filled soccer ball collide with Dan’s face in fantastically slow motion

January 12th, 2018|

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In 2010, Gavin Free and Dan Gruchy made a super-slow motion video of Gruchy getting smacked in the side of the head with a […]

Kobe Bryant backs Barca: Which celebrity fan supports your favorite soccer/football club?

January 9th, 2018|

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The above video presents celebrities three at a time, then reveals the soccer/football team that the trio supports. Be prepared to pause the video […]

Brother’s Keeper: Can you identify Cristiano Ronaldo’s siblings?

January 6th, 2018|

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Soccer stars may possess some of the most recognizable faces in the world, but would you be able to pick out your favorite player’s […]

Do you know which team your favorite soccer star supported as a kid?

December 29th, 2017|

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You probably can name all the clubs your favorite soccer player has played for, but do you know which team he supported as a […]

Christmas birthdays: Eric Gordon, Alistair Cook and top sports stars born on December 25th

December 25th, 2017|

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Having your birthday fall on Christmas is something of a double whammy. Not only is your special day overshadowed by the birthday of Jeshua […]