Revenge of the nerds — just wait until soccer robots have their own World Cup team

December 14th, 2017|

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Soccer stars are among the most idolized people on the planet. From David Beckham posing in his skivvies to the nuances of Cristiano Ronaldo’s […]

Take a tour of the world’s biggest football (soccer) clubs outside Europe

December 4th, 2017|

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Almost every sports fan is familiar with hallowed football (soccer) clubs like FC Barcelona, Real Madrid, and Manchester United, but do you know the […]

Short-handed sports: Playing basketball, baseball, soccer and hockey minus a few players

November 29th, 2017|

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Almost everyone is familiar with the maximum number of players that a team can have playing in each of the major sports: in basketball […]

15 soccer stars reveal their favorite goal: Zlatan Ibrahimovic cites bicycle kick vs England

November 23rd, 2017|

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TalkSPORT put together a video of fifteen of the world’s best soccer players identifying their favorite goal of their sporting careers. Before watching, try […]

Soccer-playing superhero: Spider-Man, Spider-Man, does whatever a footballer can

November 8th, 2017|

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In the 2014 German Supercup, Borussia Dortmund forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored to give his side a 2-0 lead over Bayern Munich. In his post-goal […]

Lionel Messi-Bojan Krkic and other soccer stars you didn’t know were related

November 5th, 2017|

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In an earlier piece we looked at the little-known siblings of soccer stars, but here we take a look at famous footballers that are […]

No ifs, ands, or butts: Giving the derriere its due in baseball, basketball, football, hockey and more

November 3rd, 2017|

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Outside of Brazil’s annual Miss Bumbum contest, and the occasional quixotic art film, derrieres are rarely mentioned in the mainstream press. This is true […]

Blake Griffin’s “Tearaway Pants” and the best poetry from each sport

October 20th, 2017|

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If Blake Griffin weren’t known as a hoopster, his name would be perfectly suited for a slam poet’s stage persona — a mashup of […]

Fail Friday Follies: Top 100 cringe-worthy amateur soccer snafus (keep your eye on the ball)

October 20th, 2017|

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Motivated by dreams of becoming the next Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo, tens of thousands of kids have at one time or another kicked […]

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

October 11th, 2017|

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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 […]

World Cup of football flavors: From Dead Sea beach soccer to playing on the moon

October 6th, 2017|

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The World Cup, by its very structure, is guaranteed to produce soaring highs and crushing lows for its participating countries. As we have to […]

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

October 3rd, 2017|

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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 […]