Rival Soccer Fans React To Blasts Postponing Game In Truly Heartwarming Way

Rivalry between soccer fans was touchingly put to one side after explosions forced the postponement of a match in Germany on Tuesday. Officials rescheduled the Champions League quarter-final tie between Germany’s Borussia Dortmund and France’s A.S. Monaco F.C. for Wednesday after three blasts hit near the home team’s bus as it drove players to the Signal Iduna […]

Top German Soccer Team Hit In Explosions

Borussia Dortmund, one of Germany’s top soccer teams, was in the crosshairs of a series of explosions shortly before its scheduled Champions League match on Tuesday night. Three explosions hit near the team’s tour bus a little after 7 p.m. local time while it was en route to compete against AS Monaco at the Dortmund stadium, according […]

Dog Interrupts Soccer Game For 7 Minutes And Becomes The Star Attraction

Dogs interrupting sporting events has a beloved place on the internet, but this playful pooch may have outdone them all. Viral video shows an agile beagle avoiding the grasp of players, officials and fans for about 7 minutes during Saturday’s British soccer match between Skelmersdale United and host Halesowen Town, the Sun reports. These two clubs […]

Soccer Player Mistakenly Thanks His Wife AND Girlfriend On Live TV

VIDEO: Mohammed Anas just gave the greatest MoTM speech of all time, thanking both wife and girlfriend. (Via @clydegoal) pic.twitter.com/gXJ4ZwOtdg — Gary Al-Smith (@garyalsmith) March 17, 2017 A Ghanaian soccer star may be in the doghouse after giving an awkward live TV interview where he mistakenly thanked his wife and girlfriend. Mohammed Anas, who plays for […]

Soccer Goalie Had Girlfriend Murdered. Now He Has A New Playing Contract.

A Brazilian soccer player’s heinous crime was no deal-breaker for a team in need of a goalkeeper. Bruno Fernandes de Souza, 32, agreed to a two-year contract with second-division team Boa Esporte, just weeks after being released from prison where he was serving 22 years for arranging the murder of his ex-girlfriend, Eliza Samudio, outlets […]

U.S. Soccer Orders All Players To ‘Stand Respectfully’ For National Anthem

A recent amendment to U.S. Soccer Federation regulations requires all players to “stand respectfully” when the national anthem is played at games. The change came after Megan Rapinoe, currently a U.S. Women’s National Team member, protested inequality in America by kneeling while the song played before at least three matches last year. The new regulation […]

Soccer Fans’ Racist ‘Monkey Chants’ Cause Brazilian Star To Leave Game In Tears

Partizan Belgrade’s Everton Luiz played an entire soccer game against Rad Belgrade on Sunday as rival fans hurled racist chants and remarks at him. Luiz, a Brazilian player who joined the Serbia team last year, was subjected to vicious “monkey chants,” racist remarks and even a banner bearing an insulting message, The Associated Press reported Monday. […]

After Terror, Berlin Finds Comfort and Joy in a Soccer Club’s Ritual

An offbeat Christmas celebration, melding pep rally and church service, was suddenly tasked with helping a city heal in the aftermath of a truck attack on a market this week. Christmas

‘The Worst Miss In Soccer History’ Really Is That Awful

Either an act of God or ungodly ineptitude could have stopped this soccer player from scoring a goal. Chalk this one up to the latter. Deadspin called it “literally the worst miss in soccer history.” And we can’t disagree. Even if you had a kid who was the worst player in his AYSO chapter and […]

Senators Continue To Press For Equal Pay For U.S. Women’s Soccer Stars

Two U.S. Senators are again wading into the equal pay fight between the U.S. Women’s National Team and soccer’s American governing body, and this time they are seeking information on one of the more opaque and contentious aspects in the dispute. In a Wednesday letter addressed to Don Garber, the commissioner of Major League Soccer […]