Archive October 2011

Ploiesti fan gets kicking after attacking Steaua’s Galamaz

So a bog-standard Romanian top flight game between Steaua Bucharest and Petrolul Ploiesti couldn’t generate too much interest, could it? Well think again…

The game was a feisty affair to say the least, with the game eventually being abandoned due to a number of violent incidents, including a player being punched in the head by a fan and a ‘keeper being rushed to hospital with ‘serious injuries’ after being pelted with a flare in the [Read full article »]

Emile Heskey: The Powerhouse – FIFA 12 Tribute (video)

This is a must-see YouTube FIFA 12 tribute to the great man… Emile Heskey.

Football fans of the World (England) – please do your bit to spread the word about this video as it is the stuff of absolute genius!

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Sven Goran Eriksson sacked by Leicester City

The former England boss was relieved of his duties by the club’s Thai owners earlier this evening following a lenghtly meeting at the King Power Stadium.

Although Leicester City haven’t quite set the division alight since the Swede arrived, the decision does look incredibly short-sighted given that a win at the weekend would have placed the Foxes withing the top four positions in the Npower Championship.

Instead they sit just [Read full article »]

Kean Remains Bullish Despite 3rd Blackburn Protest

Blackburn Rovers boss Steve Kean has vowed to stay and and claims his players will “grind through” their current poor form which has seen them slip to the bottom of the Barclays Premier League following their 2-1 defeat to Tottenham on Sunday.

Rovers have picked up just five points from nine Premier League games so far this season and the pressure is mounting on Kean, who needs to see his side start to pick up points, and fast, now that the Blackburn faithful have turned on him. [Read full article »]

Man City v Villarreal – Match Preview

Manchester City look set to recall Sergio Aguero for their must win Champions League qualifier against Villarreal on Tuesday evening.

The Argentinian trained on Monday ahead of a possible return and the tabloid media are reporting that he may be thrown straight back into the starting XI after recovering from a groin injury.

Aguero (4/1 1st goalscorer – William Hill) may take the place of Mario Balotelli, who will serve the [Read full article »]

Shit Lookalikes: Karl Pilkington / Martin Petrov

Whilst watching the latest episode of the amazingly funny ‘An Idiot Abroad’ featuring Karl Pilkington, we couldn’t help but notice what a striking resemblence Ricky Gervais’ mate has to Bolton’s Martin Petrov.

They’ve both got a head like a f#$&ing orange!

Let us know if you spot any more sporting lookalikes and we’ll add them to the site, giving you credit (if it’s due of course!). [Read full article »]


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