Why do humans play games? Why do “sports” even exist in the world? More importantly, why do those of us here in the U.S. call it “soccer” while the rest of the world calls it “football?” Don’t worry. Michael from Vsauce is here to answer all of your burning questions.
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If there’s one thing you can be sure of when it comes to professional sports, it’s that showboating and grandstanding almost never lead to anything good. Here are four athletes who got a little too carried away, and it cost them dearly. Check out some hilarious sports fails in the video below.
Soccer fans are just the best. A recent match between Rovers and Burnley was interrupted when a chicken somehow made its way onto the field. The crowd really gets into the action as security tries to remove the pesky poultry from the pitch. Finally, the chicken is rounded up and the match can continue. Fortunately, [...]
Prepare yourself. You’re about to witness one of the most brutal attacks ever to take place on a soccer field. Seriously, this guy should win an Academy Award for this performance. I hope he is able to recover quickly from this vicious assault.
Didn’t get to watch as much soccer as you wanted last year? Well, we’ve got you covered. Lorma96videos has put together an epic compilation of the top 100 soccer goals of 2012. It will make you want to scream, “GOOOOOOOOOOOOOAL!!!!!!” Check it out below.
Here’s a great lesson on how NOT to kick a soccer ball. Don’t screw up. Don’t screw up. Don’t screw up. Crap, I screwed it up.
Check out this amazing cartwheel goal during the Sweden vs England soccer game!
This soccer team did so well, this woman just couldn’t help but to show her appreciation – along with a little bit more. I think it’s safe to say that the soccer team really didn’t need to see either one. Check, please?