Defender Kicks In Own Goal Off Goalkeeper's Face

Own goals are, by definition, bad, but this own goal in a Bundesliga matchup between Mainz and Augsburg is really, really bad. Augsburg goalkeeper Marwin Hitz made a glancing save on the initial shot from Mainz, but the ball hit off the post and trickled back in front of the net. So, trying to clear the ball out of… » 3/29/14 2:40pm 3/29/14 2:40pm

German Soccer Fans Serenade Israeli Player With "Racist Insults And…

"[Kaiserslautern striker Itay Shechter] was subjected to a verbal racist attack while training with his German league club on Sunday, when a group of between five and 10 fans in a crowd of at least 100 chanted anti-Semitic slogans. They also gave the Nazi salute, which is banned in Germany. » 2/28/12 10:20pm 2/28/12 10:20pm