Fail: Horror misses bad enough to make you gasp, own goals bad enough to make you WTF? out loud, crunching tackles high and ugly enough to make you wince and dives woeful enough to make you want to punch something.
Dumb Football: Crystal Palace teenager reveals transfer secrets on Facebook
July 8th, 2008
Fail of the week! As revealed in today’s soaraway Sun, Crystal Palace winger Ashley-Paul Robinson, 19, accidentally posted two messages on Facebook revealing he was having a trial with London rivals Fulham. But rather than restrict the news to his 198 friends, he mistakenly revealed it to… everyone on Facebook. That’ll be almost 3 million […]
Euro 2008 FAIL of the week: German reporter fakes bomb threat to catch plane
June 13th, 2008
Who said journalists were smart? (Not us) A German journalist covering Euro 2008 tried to delay his flight from Verona to Vienna by making a fake bomb threat, according to reports in the Italian media. The 27-year-old hack showed up late at Verona airport on Thursday, where staff from Air Dolomiti told him he could […]
Euro 2008: the sad face of Swiss failure
June 12th, 2008
Switzerland’s hopes dashed after just two games This young Switzerland fan couldn’t keep his emotions in check after his country became the first team to be eliminated from the tournament. Maybe he just bet a whole year’s pocket money on the Swiss reaching the final?