The Head Heard Round the World

Congratulations to Italy, World Cup Champions. However, I have to admit, that's probably one of the greatest retirements I've ever seen. Better than John Kruk leaving the game after he got his average back up to .300 for his career.

If only we could all walk out of our careers by headbutting somebody in the chest. Soccer rules.

Italy Wins World Cup in Shootout Over France [Yahoo]
World Cup Live Blog [Deadspin]