Daily Spin is back again… Sports Science Penalty Kick vs Hitting a Pitch is interesting… But maybe they should look at Instant replay for both sports instead…. FIFA realizes they screwed up, apologizes to England and will reconsider using instant replay for goals… US is still screwed on the offsides calls. [via ESPN / AP](…)
USA’s disappointing loss to Ghana is only a little bit easier to bear because of the LEGO coolness USA vs Ghana stars about 30 seconds in. via [Lego Fussball]
Another Edition of the Daily Spin… The biggest news of the weekend was USA soccer losing…. which means the popularity of soccer in the US stays dormant for another 4 years.… USA loses in round 2 of the World Cup… USA is really good at ties, if only this game could have ended in a(…)
Another edition of the Daily Spin… 3 days strong… I am probably not going to do it on the weekends so get your fix until Monday. Bill Clinton Drinking with Bocanegra after the big win over Algeria… Makes me proud to be an American [via @lukewinn] Portland Trail Blazers fired their GM before the Draft,(…)
Daily Spin: Strasburg Loses to Royals, Major League 4 Rumors, Longest Tennis Match Ever isn’t Over Yet
Daily Spin is our new post devoted to daily links about sports and other news. Be sure to check it out… Daily… If you see anything we might like drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org USA WINS!!! Qualifies for next round in World Cup soccer!! Algeria loses and a player slaps a female reporter across the(…)
USA got hosed again with another offsides call. Can there be anymore reasons to get instant replay for the World Cup? I don’t understand the purpose of offsides… To level out the playing field? Wouldn’t more goals in soccer be a good thing? Make it more exciting?
USA’s Landon Donovan’s game winning Goal vs Algeria. This will be one of the most memorable goals in USA soccer history. USA will play either Germany or Ghana in the next round. Just refresh the screen if TwitVid doesn’t show up, it’s fluky.
Spanish Striker David Villa punched Honduras defender Emilio Izaguirre. Villa might face a suspension for the incident. Does he deserve a suspension? Maybe a 1 game suspension, but probably no more than that. It’s not like he started a brawl. If the TwitVid doesn’t show up just refresh the page, it can be flukey sometimes.
Turn any site into the World Cup. That’s right, just add a URL to the end of http://www.vuvuzela-time.co.uk/ and feel the atmosphere of the World Cup at your home or work. For instance “World Cup: Backseat Fan Edition” sounds like this —-> http://www.vuvuzela-time.co.uk/backseatfan.com Use bit.ly to mess with your friends and co workers. bit.ly/a3PKSj is(…)
Ivory Coast’s Keita flopped a blow to the face by Brazil’s Kaka. Kaka got a red card. Maybe they should consider doing a instant replay during World Cup Matches. Kaka has to sit out against Brazil’s next match, which is Portugal. Brazil has already qualified, so it is just for the top spot in their(…)
A Nigerian player kicks a Greece Player in the leg during a 2010 World Cup match. The Nigerian player was kicked out of the match.
Steve Nash shouts GOOOOAL in the middle of his sleep. Everyone wears a sports bra to bed, right?