• Tag: soccer
    Fifa executives accepted bribes to help secure the 2010 World Cup in SA
    Posted by on May 27th, 2015

    When news broke this morning of 7 senior FIFA officials being arrested in Switzerland on corruption, bribery, fraud and numerous other charges my first thought was that there must be several officials who handled the… Read More »

    Every Moment Matters with SuperSport: Juventus vs Barcelona
    Posted by on May 26th, 2015

    We are are nearing the end of the football season and my team Chelsea have already wrapped up the English Premier League, Liverpool continue to be an embarrassment to their fans and Arsenal supporters at… Read More »

    Watch Elmohamady pull off the most ridiculous soccer dive this year [video]
    Posted by on May 5th, 2015

    If you watched the Arsenal vs Hull game last night then you would have witnessed the most ridiculous soccer dive of the year so far. We all know footballers are prone to overly-dramatic reactions to… Read More »

    Erik Lamela scored a ridiculous goal last night [HD video]
    Posted by on Oct 24th, 2014

    Spurs striker Erik Lamela scored a cracking goal last night in their 5-1 defeat of Asteros Tripolis. It’s not easy to see from the footage, but he struck the ball with his kicking leg wrapped… Read More »

    Final check-in with Carl, the SA teen who got to go to the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ with COPA Coca Cola
    Posted by on Jun 19th, 2014

    If you’ve been following my weekly updates with Carl Van Rensburg then you will know the SA teenager was lucky enough to be chosen to attend the 2014 FIFA World Cup™ through the COPA Coca-Cola… Read More »

    Defending champions Spain crash out of Fifa World Cup 2014 in the first round
    Posted by on Jun 19th, 2014

    Spain, defending champions and the kings of football for the past 6 years, have crashed out of the World Cup 2014 in the group stage. After being hammered 5-1 by the Netherlands in their opening… Read More »

    Manager David Moyes sacked by Manchester United [confirmed]
    Posted by on Apr 22nd, 2014

    Manchester United have confirmed that manager David Moyes has been sacked. This the announcement from the official Twitter account. Word is that Ryan Giggs will take over till the end of the season. Now you… Read More »

    Heartwarming footage of Brazilian soccer stars embracing young SA pitch invader [video]
    Posted by on Mar 6th, 2014

    This will hit you right in the feels. A young South African boy who ran onto the field after Brazil beat South Africa 5-0 last night has become internet famous after security tried to remove… Read More »

    Puma drops Bafana Bafana sponsorship over match fixing allegations
    Posted by on Oct 17th, 2013

    Ya hey..not a good sign when your clothing sponsor drops their sponsorship deal because of match-fixing claims hey. Well that’s exactly what happened today when Puma announced they will no longer be sponsoring the SA… Read More »

    The most DRAMATIC soccer referee ever will make you smile [video]
    Posted by on Oct 9th, 2013

    See what i did there in the title…put DRAMATIC all in capital letters because well it’s dramatic. Whatever, don’t judge me. Here’s a video that will make you smile whether you’re a soccer fan or… Read More »