April 20th, 2012
Europa League Results: Unusual Interactions
Falcao will confirm there’s nothing like a neck rub to relax you after scoring a very important goal. Or writing a very important post about the Europa League semi-finals. Hello? Anyone? Image: AP Photo/Paul White.
Never fear, Kickettes. The all-Iberian semi-final first legs might not have quite reached the levels of lunacy that follow Super Mario around like a fishy smell, but there’s still plenty of nonsense to peruse.
Image: REUTERS/Juan Medina.
It was daylight robbery at Estadio Vicente Calderón as a pitch invader/fahion victim made an audacious bid to nick Arda Turan’s duvet coat.
Image: Angel Martinez/Getty Images.
While Jonas Goncalves brought new (and very frightening) meaning to the term ‘tackling’.
Image: AP Photo/Francisco Seco.
Exposure to Markel Susaeta had a noticeable effect on Emiliano Insua.
Image: REUTERS/Hugo Correia.
Exposure to Ricky van Wolfswinkel’s tummy had a noticeable effect on us. Our pretzel hands actually paused mid-air when he lifted his shirt.
That might not seem particularly noteworthy to you guys, but we can assure you that usually, our consumption of dough based products during football matches pauses for no man.