Italian TV Presenter Goes Bananas After Kaka's 100th Milan Goal

Last time we caught up with Tiziano Crudeli, the famed AC Milan homer, he was near suicidal after a particularly tough Champions League loss. Lucky he decided against taking his life, otherwise he wouldn't have seen Kaka's 100th club goal and we wouldn't have this call. » 1/06/14 3:13pm 1/06/14 3:13pm

An Italian Soccer Manager Punched His Own Player In The Face During…

Fiorentina manager Delio Rossi attacked player Adem Ljajic during today's match against Novara, taking offense to Ljajic's sarcastic applause after Rossi substituted for him early in the match. Ljajic—who just last week was considered a lock for a transfer to Arsenal—was apparently in poor form as Novara took a 2-0… » 5/02/12 4:37pm 5/02/12 4:37pm

Denard Robinson Took Just 21 Seconds To Lead Michigan's 80-Yard…

Your morning roundup for Sept. 11, a day to remember those we lost. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 9/11/11 9:30am 9/11/11 9:30am

This Gaddafi's Soccer Career Is Probably Over

It's being reported this morning that opposition forces have captured Al-Saadi Gaddafi, the third son of the soon-to-be outgoing dictator. It's a great day for the people of Libya, but a sad day for Serie A. A conviction at the International Criminal Court would likely prevent Saadi from adding to his resume in the top … » 8/22/11 2:05pm 8/22/11 2:05pm

Chris Kluwe Conditionally Surrenders No. 5 To New Vikings QB Donovan…

Your morning roundup for July 30, the day we're provided with living proof that 32-year-old women are, in fact, into 83-year-old men. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 7/30/11 9:45am 7/30/11 9:45am

This Story About Rigged Italian Soccer Astoundingly Has Nothing To Do…

Sixteen people—including current Serie B/C and former Serie A players, including ex-Lazio captain Giuseppe Signori—were arrested today related to fishy results throughout Italy's leagues. We suppose this thing is a bit more common in Europe than it is here, but wow. This is the biggest match-fixing scandal to hit… » 6/01/11 1:20pm 6/01/11 1:20pm

When AC Milan Won The Italian Soccer Title, A Player Paid Homage To…

First, it was a hideous statue outside English Premier League team Fulham's stadium. Now, Michael Jackson continues exerting posthumous control over the living world of soccer; this time, Kevin Prince Boateng of AC Milan did a damn good impression as AC Milan celebrated winning the Scudetto (aka Serie A championship)… » 5/15/11 2:00pm 5/15/11 2:00pm