Posts tagged "World Cup"

Four Months Off: Bucket List for Luis Suarez

Four Months Off: Bucket List for Luis Suarez
As everyone around the world now knows, Luis Suarez is in hot water. The Uruguay and Liverpool FC forward, widely regarded as one of the best players in the world, was banned by FIFA from all football for four months on Thursday for biting an Italian centerback Giorgio Chellini during play. Moreover, this isn’t the... Read more »

Wild World Cup: That Time North Korea "Beat" Brazil

Wild World Cup: That Time North Korea "Beat" Brazil
World Cup 2014 is in full swing. Soccer, also known as football, footie, calcio, voetbal, and fύtbol to the Spanish-speaking world is typically dominated by squads from Europe and South America. No one else really figures in(usually). Brazil, to make a crude comparison, are soccer’s equivalent of the New York Yankees. They have won five... Read more »

Put Your Dukes Up for Fistball!

Put Your Dukes Up for Fistball!
The US national team is knee deep in the IFA Fistball World Cup right now. They’re ready to face the Czech Republic on Friday after knocking off Japan in three straight games a day ago. Watching fistball is so fun you’ll want to jump in and play. And it’s probably easier to watch than explain.... Read more »
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Fistball: What is this Game?

Fistball: What is this Game?
Follow @MySportsComplex Last weekend up in Wisconsin, I trekked up to a state park to check out a sport that I had never heard of before a few months ago. Fistball is an action sport that has been around for a couple hundred years. Known in Europe as “faustball”, it is German in origin and... Read more »