• Tag: soccer
    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 »

    Watch David Attenborough narrate an organised hooligan street brawl [video]
    Posted by on Jul 15th, 2013

    So last week i saw a video of an organised street brawl between two soccer club supporter groups in Sweden and Denmark, but didn’t post it because..well it’s rather graphic. Amazing though that no weapons… Read More »

    FIFA dock Ethopia 3 points – Bafana Bafana now have chance to qualify for World Cup 2014
    Posted by on Jul 1st, 2013

    I said a few weeks back that Bafana Bafana’s World Cup 2014 hopes are not completely lost and that they still had a slim chance to qualify HERE. It was a long shot, but FIFA… Read More »

    There is still a chance Bafana Bafana can go to the 2014 Soccer World Cup
    Posted by on Jun 18th, 2013

    So over the weekend SA sports fans lamented the news that Bafana Bafana won’t be going to the 2014 Soccer World Cup in Brazil after they were beaten 2-1 by Ethiopia in a qualifier. It… Read More »

    2 year old scores goal at Chelsea stadium – fans go crazy [video]
    Posted by on May 22nd, 2013

    This is what the internet was made for. Scratch this down as one of those videos that will make your life a happier place. You can’t help but smile at little 2 year old Josh… Read More »