Luis Suarez

World Cup

Is Cheating in Soccer More Acceptable in Some Countries than Others?

There have long been stereotypes that some cultures are OK with diving and other more controversial bits of gamesmanship, but that may not actually be the case.
David Cox
7.6.18
luis suarez clutching his throat in faux agony

Is Cheating Acceptable in Soccer if it Makes for Great Entertainment?

Barcelona's triumph over Paris Saint-Germain was an incredible sporting achievement, if you ignore the comical dive by Luis Suarez to win a vital penalty. But when the outcome is so enthralling, should we simply turn a blind eye to cheating?
Jim Weeks
3.13.17
barcelona

Barcelona Pull off Miracle Comeback Against PSG to advance in Champions League

Barca scored three goals in the final two minutes plus stoppage time to make it happen.
Sean Newell
3.8.17
football cliches and meaningless debates

Deconstructing The Arbitrary Debate Over ‘World Class’ Footballers

It seems that not a week goes by without an argument over a footballer’s ‘world class’ status. Here, we call out that frame of reference for being completely fucking pointless.
Will Magee
12.19.16
diving in football

The Men Who Fall to Earth: Viveza Criolla and the Misunderstood Art of Diving in Soccer

Diving is seen as anathema to the British principles of fair play and good sportsmanship, but perhaps there's something to be gained from a little more openness to football's dark arts.
Henry Cooke
12.12.16
barcelona

Andrés Iniesta Smokes a Volley for Barca's Fourth Goal of Match, Messi Nets Hat Trick

Barcelona is making it look easy against Celtic F.C.
Sean Newell
9.13.16
the remarkable gamesmanship of diego costa

The High Costa Low Living: Reviewing Swansea vs. Chelsea

In the first of this week’s Premier League Previews, we ponder just how many borderline red cards Diego Costa can get away with.
Will Magee
9.12.16
Dead Horses

VICE Sports World News Roundup: May 23, 2016

Start your day with VICE Sports. Here's our morning roundup of the sports news from around the world.
Brian Blickenstaff
5.23.16
La Liga

Barcelona Clinch La Liga Title by a Point, Thanks to Luis Suarez Hat Trick

A hat trick today, 14 goals in the last five games, and a cool, league-topping 40 goals on the season.
Liam Daniel Pierce
5.14.16
La Liga

Luis Suarez is Absolute Fire with his Tenth and Eleventh Goals in Four Games

Luis Suarez, after scoring eight goals in two games, has kept pace with an astonishing tally.
Liam Daniel Pierce
5.8.16
dortmund - liverpool

VICE Sports World News Roundup: April 8, 2016

Start your day with VICE Sports. Here's our morning roundup of the sports news from around the world.
Brian Blickenstaff
4.8.16
Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez Smashes Goal that Finishes Arsenal

Luis Suarez smoked home a goal that ended Arsenal's Champions League run.
Sean Newell
3.16.16
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