Greek Team Desperate To Dump Josh Childress?

The prominent Greek all-sports website RedPlanet reported last weekend that due to Greece’s collapsed economy and changing tax laws, Olympiakos is ready to jettison 27-year-old Josh Childress back to the United States.

The second is Josh Childress and the main problem has to do with a lot of money , which has to take into next […]

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World Cup: FIFA Drops Referee Koman Coulibaly

There’s been much speculation as to the fate of African World Cup referee Koman Coulibaly after his blown call in the U.S.A.’s last match against Slovenia.

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Today FIFA finally officially responded to the matter, if not indirectly, by not assigning Coulibaly to the next round of World Cup […]

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Dad’s ‘Reality Show’ Hope: Teen Sailor Responds

Monday the NEW YORK POST reported (via Rick Chandler’s Out of Bounds) that the father of teen sailor Abby Sunderland signed a contract to do a reality show, “about his family of daredevil kids weeks after she set off on her doomed and dangerous solo sail around the globe.”

(Abby Sunderland Reality Show Trailer Video Below) […]

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Recovery Of Gored Bullfighter: “Progressing Well”

EUROPA PRESS has the latest on Julio Aparicio, the bullfighter gored through the neck and mouth Friday (pics, video) at the Las Ventas bullring in Madrid.

(The unintentionally amusing web translation)
The Press reports that Aparicio is “progressing well” but remains in intensive care after undergoing two surgeries after the incident. Aparacio was initially treated at […]

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Video: Bullfighter Gored In Neck, Through Mouth

Somehow not out of a horror movie, TeleMadrid, via Rick Chandler’s Out of Bounds has gruesome video and photos of bullfighter Julio Aparicio being gored yesterday in Spain.

Aparicio is still alive. Via web translation, TeleMadrid has the latest on his condition.

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Claim: US World Cup Player Dropped Over Affair

Ronald Blum of the ASSOCIATED PRESS reports Tuesday evening:

Breaking more than a decade of silence, former U.S. soccer coach Steve Sampson said Tuesday he dropped John Harkes from the national team roster two months before the 1998 World Cup because the American captain was having an affair with the wife of teammate Eric Wynalda.
Harkes has […]

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Obvious Handball By Henry Dooms Ireland (Video)

Thierry Henry is one of this generation’s legends of European soccer. The 32-year-old striker has been a member of the French national team since 1997 and has scored over 50 goals for Les Bleux - to say nothing of his nearly 230 goals in club play. He was one of the faces of Gillette shaving […]

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Pacquiao’s Next Test: Supersonic Breasts & Crabs

In case you missed it, Manny Pacquiao absolutely obliterated Miguel Cotto this Saturday. It really wasn’t much of a contest, even as it went 12 rounds before the referee put an end to the senseless beating Pacquiao was putting on Cotto. So until Pacqiuao and Floyd Mayweather fight (seriously, guys, just do it already), Pac-Man’s […]

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‘12 Olympics Biggest Terror Threat ‘Since WWII’?

Amidst all the excitement over Rio de Janeiro’s shiny new Summer Olympics and the upcoming Vancouver Winter Games, it’s easy to lose track of another upcoming Olympiad: the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Well, London would like to remind you that yes, the city and its Olympics still exist; moreover, everyone in that city could […]

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Video: Algerian Soccer Team Assaulted, Bloodied

If you needed a reminder for whatever reason, here it is: soccer fans make football fans look like Barney the Dinosaur’s cheerful 5-year-old sycophants. It is true always, and it is holy-smoking-hell true in Egypt today as Algeria and Egypt prepare for a pivotal World Cup qualifier - if the teams even survive until Sunday […]

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