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World Cup's Smoothest Ref Makes Hilarious Recovery From Snubbed Handshake (VIDEO)

The only thing more embarrassing than a snubbed handshake is a nationally televised snubbed handshake.<p>Exhibit A: Tom Brady's awkwardly unmet high-five, here:<p>So when World Cup referee Joe Fletcher was snubbed from a handshake with a FIFA official prior to Wednesday's game between Spain and Chile, he …

Sergio Ramos Has Fun Scoring Panenka Penalties, David de Gea in Goal Does Not

Sergio Ramos, as he proved with his goals at the end of the season for Real Madrid, is far more than just a composed centre-back.<p>The Spain star was messing around in training with the national team when cameras picked up on him taking penalties against David de Gea.<p>The first time, Ramos beats the …

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Athletes Who Bite

Teeth are a good thing to have for a variety of reasons.<p>They obviously help chew food. They can open up tough packages when people can't do it with their hands. They help make a smile look good when talking to the opposite sex.<p>Want to know what they're not good for? Biting people.<p>In sports, though, …

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★★★★★<p>The Coen brothers are in fine form with <b>Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)</b>, a brilliant portrait of a struggling folk singer (Oscar Isaac). It’s 1961 and …

Cannes 2014: all the films we reviewed – which do you most want to see?

The news that Michael Haneke's new movie is to shoot this summer is just what we need to stop reflecting on Cannes 2014 and start looking forward to Cannes 2015, which Flashmob (not to confused with Flashdance) will surely premiere.<p>But before we put the lid on this year's festival, we want to hear …

Footballer Akli Fairuz Dies After Horror Tackle (VIDEO)

Indonesian footballer Akli Fairuz has died following a horrific tackle from goalkeeper Agus Rahman.<p>23 Years, But 21 Album Appearances: Giggs' United …

Ten players Arsène Wenger could splash £100 million on in the summer transfer window, in pictures - Telegraph

The gifs that keep on giving: Cristiano Ronaldo, fan failure and kitesurfing

Thanks for all your suggestions on our last gifs blog.<p>Wax on, Ronaldo<p>Fumbled<p>Soloist<p>Left-wing party<p>Pinball machine<p>Boardmen<p>No-nonsense refereeing<p>Kitesurfing over an island<p>Eyes on the prize<p>Fandom<p>Topics<p>Sport<br>• The gifs that keep on giving<p>Real Madrid<br>• US sports<br>• Basketball<br>• Baseball<br>• Extreme sports<br>• blogposts

Arsenal and Liverpool Join Manchester United in Monitoring Thomas Muller Situation

Arsenal and Liverpool have joined Manchester United in an attempt to prise Thomas Muller away from Bayern Munich, reports in Germany suggest.<p>The …

Dzimtry Koub Sets New Benchmark in Goal Celebrations by Sitting in Stands

Dzimtry Koub may have produced the celebration of the season on Wednesday night.<p>Koub scored a late equaliser for Trakai at Lithuanian league leaders Zalgiris.<p>The goalscorer then sat in the stands to applaud his own goal.<p>[YouTube, h/t 101 Great Goals]

Japanese Team Kyoto Sanga Pull off Intricate Free-Kick Routine

There's no need to wait for the World Cup for complex free-kick routines when the Japanese second division can offer some magic.<p>Kyoto Sanga took the lead at Yokohama on Tuesday thanks to this goal, which was aided by not one, not two, not three, not four but five dummies.<p>[101 Great Goals]

Arsenal Players Take Mean Tweets Literally, Prove Them Wrong In A Great New Ad

In the video, three Arsenal players read mean tweets about themselves (Jimmy Kimmel-style), take them literally, and then set out to prove them wrong in absurd fashion.<p>The tweets are real, which makes it way better.<p>The ad is for Paddy Power's "Ball of Shame" campaign.<p>False:<p>False:<p>False:

PSG, Man City face squad caps, fines over FFP

LONDON (Reuters) - Paris St Germain and Manchester City face fines of 60 million euros (49.2 million pounds) and limits on their Champions League squads for next season for breaching UEFA’s Financial Fair Play rules, a source close to the process told Reuters on Tuesday.<p>Pablo Zabaleta of Manchester …

Watch cricket's "catch of the century"

In unclear how Chris Lynn contorted his body to make this catch, but he did. The 24-year-old Australian plays for the Kolkata Knight Riders of the Indian Premier League and prevented cricket's equivalent of a home run by jumping backwards off one knee.<p>Lynn misjudged the flight of the ball which put …

Real Betis defender scores own goal, starts crying, gets taken off

We’ve all had bad days at the office, where nothing seems to go right and we just feel like going home and crawling under the duvet.<p>But however bad …

Is Manchester United Striker Danny Welbeck the Right Transfer Move for Arsenal?

It is an open secret that Arsenal will be looking for a new centre-forward this summer. After protracted sagas involving both Gonzalo Higuain and Luis Suarez, Arsenal failed to recruit a stellar striker in 2013. Instead, they plucked Yaya Sanogo from Ligue 2 to supplement Olivier Giroud. It hasn’t …

Arsenal prepare new transfer bid for Real Madrid star Karim Benzema

Arsenal are ready to rekindle their interest in Karim Benzema after Real Madrid reportedly put the striker up for sale.<p>The Gunners have been tracking …

David Moyes: 'Chosen One' banner removed from Old Trafford

<b>The banner that became a focal point of David Moyes's struggles at Manchester United manager has now been removed.</b><p>'The Chosen One' sign has hung from the Stretford End at Old Trafford since August but has been taken down ahead of the weekend's game with Norwich.<p>Stretford End Flags, which had the …

Lionel Messi Sick in the Tunnel Before Barcelona vs. Athletic Bilbao

Lionel Messi was sick before he took to the pitch for Barcelona's Liga game with Athletic Bilbao at the weekend, as the footage shows.<p>The Barcelona forward has had a problem with sickness and has regularly vomited during matches.<p>Manager Tata Martino was quoted in March, per BBC Sport, as saying:<p>"He …

Chelsea Mascot Pranks Sunderland's John O'Shea with Handshake Snub

One of Chelsea's mascots clearly had a plan on Saturday, as he walked down the line of Sunderland players with John Terry.<p>John O'Shea, you got owned.<p>Vine.

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Christian Benteke Misses Open Goal During Belgium V Ivory Coast (VINE)

Christian Benteke is almost certainly a shoe-in for the miss of the season award following his extraordinary effort for Belgium against the Ivory …

The gifs that keep on giving: Gareth Bale, motorsport and hockey tricks

Thanks for all your suggestions on our last gifs blog<p>Gareth Bale scores...<p>... Sergio Ramos reacts<p>Tut tut<p>Persistence<p>Chin up<p>The eye of a needle<p>Board stupid<p>A motorsport worth watching<p>Nearly made it<p>It takes all sorts<p><b>Drop your favourites into the comments box below and we'll be back with some more …

New poster for Hannibal season 2 featuring Hugh Dancy's Will Graham

With just over a week to go before its return, NBC has debuted a new poster for its serial killer drama <b>Hannibal</b> featuring Hugh Dancy’s Will Graham, …

Top 3 Must-See Sci-Fi & Fantasy Films of 2014

2014 is upon us and film geeks around the world are eagerly anticipating the release of a whole slew of big-budget sci-fi and fantasy extravaganzas, …

Why Facebook Paid $16 Billion For An Ugly, Primitive App

The answer lies partly in design, but not in the way you might think.<p>Facebook agreed to pay some $16 billion for an app called WhatsApp this week, leading to widespread confusion and surprise among analysts (Forbes called it a “stunner,” Reuters a “shocker”). Why would Facebook pay what is, …

“Anchorman 2” Advertising Returns With Trailer For “Anchorman 2” Re-Release, With 763 More Jokes

The <i>Anchorman</i> overload of last fall–which saw Will Ferrell’s Ron Burgundy as the pitchman for Dodge, host various news programs in character, interview celebrities as the fictitious legendary broadcast anchor, and much, much more–may not have had an exactly proportional result on the film’s …

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