The Game-Winning Goal Doesn't Usually Come From 60 Yards Out In Stoppage Time

Inigo Martinez, a defender for Real Sociedad, broke open a 2-2 tie against Real Betis yesterday with a goal from about 60 yards out. The game was nearing the end of stoppage time when Martinez scored the game-winner. It's the second goal from that distance in 20-year-old Inigo's career. We'd make some kind of … »11/28/11 4:55pm11/28/11 4:55pm

We've Found The Unluckiest Soccer Team In The World: Off The Woodwork 3 Times In 3 Seconds

"Unlucky" being one of the more generous adjectives to describe Real Betis's repeated failure to find twine late in the first half of their La Liga match against Mallorca yesterday. Don't blame Rubén Castro, who got things rolling with a shot off the far post; blame Jorge Molina, whose successive header and volley… »9/12/11 12:00pm9/12/11 12:00pm