Soccer

There was a recent important midseason soccer game when Everton hosted first place Manchester City in the English Premier League. However, the game was delayed near the end of the first half by an unusual incident.  A fan named John Foley (46) ran onto the pitch and handcuffed himself to the... Read More

Kevin-Prince Boateng is a standout midfielder for soccer powerhouse AC Milan of the Italian league. The club recently announced that he is on the injury list once again, this time for at least a month due to a "muscular" problem. The club's press release added that he has a muscular... Read More

Wednesday night, American keeper Tim Howard scored the longest goal in the history of the English Premier League, but his Everton side lost to Bolton 2-1. Howard became only the fourth goalie to score in EPL history (the EPL was founded in 1992), as his windblown boot bounced over the head of the... Read More

ESPN did a wonderful job of covering the last few World Cups. So, naturally, the soccer tournaments were awarded to FOX beginning in 2015, as the ESPN deal runs through the men's World Cup of 2014.  Terms of the contract were not available. The FOX contract runs through 2022.  The 2010... Read More

Bitter rivals Velez and Zrinjski, two teams split by an ethnic divide, recently played for the Bosnian Cup.  Visiting Velez scored a goal in extra time and as you might imagine, the fans of Zrinjski did not take it too well. The irrational spectators charged the field as the Velez team... Read More

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