Jason Sudeikis returns as Coach Ted Lasso in this clever ad for NBC Sports Network. Only this time, he’s a correspondent- and he’s better than Gus Johnson.
God is funny. Sometimes you get worldly football talent with worldly looks. (Heard of that Cristiano guy?) Then, the same maker gets behind on a deadline and has to rush through production. And, well, you get this…
11. Marco Palacios
10. Peter Crouch
9. Joleon Lescott
8. Michael Reiziger
7. Luka Modric
5. Iain Dowie
4. Peter Beardsley
3. Luke Chadwick
2. Carlos Tevez
1. Franck Ribery
Carlos Tevez, Franck Ribery, fugly, God is funny, Iain Dowie, Joleon Lescott, Luka Modric, Luke Chadwick, Marco Palacios, Michael Reiziger, Peter Beardsley, Peter Crouch, Ronaldinho
With Major League Soccer signing star veterans from across the globe to help grow interest in the United States, we go back to 1975 and the days of the North American Soccer League, where Edson Arantes do Nascimento starred with the New York Cosmos.
Edson Arantes do Nascimento, Major League Soccer, New York Cosmos, North American Soccer League, pele, throwback thursday
Female reporters were in our World Cup lives not just for their brilliant banter or enlightening insight- but because they’re hot. And we’re going to miss them. Here’s our top ten.
10. Sara Carbonero (Spain): @
09. Roberta Simi (Brazil): Twitter MIA
08. Jeong Ji Won (South Korea): Twitter MIA
07. Kay Murray (New Zealand ): @
06. Andressa Urach (Portugal): @
05. Jale Berahimi (Costa Rica): @
04. Ines Sainz (Mexico): @
03. Jhendelyn Nunez (Chile): @
02. Alejandra Buitrago (Colombia): @
01. Vanessa Huppenkothen (Mexico): @
@_Sara_Carbonero, @alebuitragoh, @dessaurach, @InesSainzG, @JaleBerahimi, @Jhendelyn, @KayLMurray, @vanehupp, Alejandra Buitrago, Andressa Urach, ines sainz, jale berahimi, Jeong Ji Won, Jhendelyn Nunez, Kay Murray, Pele Lepew's Hot World Cup Reporters, Roberta Simi, Sara Carbonero, Vanessa Huppenkothen
Dutch striker Dennis Bergkamp (pronounced “bear cum”- we’ll wait…) takes us back to the 1998 World Cup quarter-final with this soft touch and finish (um, no pun intended).
Got time on you hands? Here’s more from the “Non-Flying Dutchman”:
1998 World Cup quarter-final, bear cum, Dennis Bergkamp, Netherlands-Argentina, the "Non-Flying Dutchman", Way-back Wednesday