Today's Blackburn-Wigan Match Was Interrupted By A Chicken

Blackburn Rovers are facing relegation from the Premiership, and need a win against WIgan Athletic today to even have a chance at staying in England's top soccer division. Perhaps as a statement against absentee owners, a chicken bearing the Blackburn flag was unleashed onto the pitch early in today's match,… » 5/07/12 3:20pm 5/07/12 3:20pm

Antonio Valencia's Screwball Goal Was A Work Of Odd Beauty

A brilliant defensive performance by Blackburn Rovers was ruined when Manchester United's Antonio Valencia sliced in a strike that caught keeper Paul Robinson out of position and floated into the goal. Don't let Robinson's failure detract from the ridiculous spin Valencia put on the shot, though; even repeated… » 4/02/12 5:04pm 4/02/12 5:04pm