sport quirkies - the weird world of sport
It didn't take long for Newcastle's exasperated fans to start ridiculing Joe Kinnear after his astonishing scattergun rant in a TALKsport interview on Monday night.
A match in the Romanian fourth division between Chisoda and Sannicolaul was briefly suspended when armed police arrived to arrest one of the players.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers admits Luis Suarez is the club's naughtiest player - and that he wouldn't know what to spend £5 on.
Javier Mascherano was shown a bizarre red card in Argentina's 1-1 draw against Ecuador after kicking a medic driver while being carried on a stretcher.
Bristol Rovers football club has apologised after wrongly announcing the death of their long-serving kit man on its website.
Having already won the Romanian title, Steaua Bucharest were entitled to feel gleeful after going 2-0 up only seven minutes into their final game of the season at home to FC...
Germany legend and World Cup-winning captain Lothar Matthaus has vowed to come out of retirement if he gets one million 'likes' on Facebook.
USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann claimed victory over his own country last night but his side's 4-3 win against Germany will be remembered for Marc-Andre ter Stegen's howler.