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|PHOTO: MITT FOLLOWS THE FIRST RULE BY KEEPING HIS EYE ON THE BALL.|
|THIS IS THE FIRST TIME MOST OF YOU WILL BE OKAY WITH SOMETHING INVOLVING THE HANDS BEING CALLED ‘SOCCER.’|
In Ghana, a variation of the game called “skate soccer” lets physically disabled men compete. Unlike most versions for the physically disabled, this one involves the use of the hands. // A Football Report
|FIRST OF ALL ‘ROMARINHO’ IS TOUGH TO SAY FOR ENGLISH SPEAKERS. SECOND, UH DUH.|
Corinthians starlet Romarinho decided to celebrate in front of the Palmeiras fans. This elicited an emotional response from the Palmeiras faithful. // 101GG
|I VOTE FOR COMPLETELY SARCASTIC TWO-HANDED HANDSHAKE. OVER THE TOP FAKE GUY STYLE.|
Anton Ferdinand didn’t shake hands with John Terry or Ashley Cole, but it couldn’t stop the football. I was afraid for a second. // Dirty Tackle
|PHOTO: SEEMS A LITTLE DRASTIC. I MEAN, I LIKE WATCHING HIM PLAY, BUT I ALSO LIKE BEING ALIVE.|
“Messi if you played in heaven I would die to see you play.” (via Invent Football)
|NOT ANOTHER ONE OF THESE…VIDEO GAME GLITCHES ARE SO BOR—HOLY CRAP! HAHA! BOING!|
FIFA 13 demo slide tackle glitch. Literally send your opponent into next week. // Off the Post
|FOR $5.7 MILLION, LA COULD HAVE GOTTEN LIKE 20 ALAN GORDONS.|
An agency is suing the LA Galaxy and MLS for a fee they believe they earned as part of the Robbie Keane deal. A deal which cost LA $5.7 million. // The Original Winger
|OTHER TYPES OF WEEKS: SAD, SUPER, ITCHY, UNFATHOMABLE, AND TOM.|
Good week/Bad week brings us a photo of Djibril Cisse that makes me wonder if he’s just messing with us. Probably not, which is scary. // Kickette
|PHOTO: CURRENTLY RESISTING THE URGE TO MAKE SOME KIND OF CROCODILE DUNDEE REFERENCE.|
Australia is more than Crocodile Dundee, Men at Work, and vegamite. I know that. Still hard not to make the jokes.
|I HAVE NO IDEA WHAT THIS IS SAYING BECAUSE I AM ENTRANCED BY THE DRAWING.|
Something something AVB is still figuring things out blah blah blah. I want whoever drew that portrait to do one of me. And Roy Hodgson. // When Saturday Comes
|DISASTER OF DISASTERS OF CALAMITY OF TRAVESTY OF PAIN AND SORROW.|
FIFA 13 will not have the Camp Nou. // Bleacher Report
|ALL OF THE PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES LOVE SOCCER, WHICH CLEARLY MEANS IT’S AMERICA’S GAME OF CHOICE.|
The above is a thing I tell myself, even when I know that access to quality coaching is too limited and most of the adult population wouldn’t know a Rabona from a Cruyff. Give it 30 years. Follow KCKRS and like KCKRS. Mitt and Barrack would if they knew we existed.