Rot-Weiss Essen put together this clever free-kick routine, baffling the opposition defence. Beautiful.
Archive for September, 2013
Nicklas Bendtner nearly did a Phil Babb with the West Brom goalposts last night, having misjudged the cross of a ball he collided into the upright. (via /r/soccer)
The Japanese attacker got the best of the Liverpool and England stalwart with this little nutmeg in Manchester Utd’s 1-0 victory last night. (via /r/Soccer)
The face of RTE’s Irish football coverage for as long as most of us can remember, Bill O’Herlihy, turns 75 today. The ringmaster in what is more often than not a circus involving Liam Brady, Eamon Dunphy and John Giles amongst others, “Billo” has covered 17 World Cups and European Championships to date. Here’s a throwback […]
We all know what we want. Three of South America’s finest players and Tevez (jokes!) playing some football tennis. The clip below is from a few years ago and even gets heated at a stage, with Maradona demonstrating he hasn’t lost his competitive edge. Enjoy! Video uploaded by MaRcOMeKiNa
So that’s it confirmed then. The transfer that everyone knew that would happen has finally saw Lewandowski confirm he will be joining the 2013 European Champions. When asked if he would confirm his move to Pep Guardiola’s men in January by Sport1, he responded: “Yes, because then I can officially sign the contract.” Robert Lewandowski confirms […]
Pete Sharland discusses the idea of two current Premier League managers becoming the faces of La Liga.
Padraig Whelan looks at the Italian giants who have made a strong start to the season to sit on top of Serie A.
Footballers can be very clever when it comes to gaining an advantage but Tottenham Hotspur’s defender Jan Vertonghen took things to a new level with this successful attempt to put off Aston Villa striker Niklas Helenius. Bizarrely, it wasn’t deemed worthy of a penalty. Gif via SB Nation
James Hunt gives his thoughts on the Paolo Di Canio fiasco at the Stadium of Light.