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'Referees need to protect James' - Giggs weighs in on 'dive' against Wolves
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# Support

'Referees need to protect James' - Giggs weighs in on 'dive' against Wolves

Aug 22nd 2019, 1:17 PM 7,767 Views 17 Comments

The Man United player was booked for simulation following a challenge from Joao Moutinho.

'You want to accuse English players to be divers?'
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

'You want to accuse English players to be divers?'

Mar 16th 2018, 8:49 AM 7,419 Views 8 Comments

Both Gennaro Gattuso and Arsene Wenger were reluctant to condemn Danny Welbeck after his dive last night.

Antonio Candreva's dive against lowly Malta last night was pretty shameful
# Dive
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# Dive

Antonio Candreva's dive against lowly Malta last night was pretty shameful

Sep 4th 2015, 11:49 AM 6,747 Views 10 Comments

Not the Lazio midfielder’s finest moment by any stretch.

Monaghan star in 'state of shock' after red card in Tiernan McCann dive incident
# Sent To The Line
From The42
# Sent To The Line

Monaghan star in 'state of shock' after red card in Tiernan McCann dive incident

Aug 11th 2015, 8:39 AM 13,660 Views 17 Comments

Darren Hughes was shown to the line in controversial circumstances.

'Embarrassing' and 'shameful' - the reaction to THAT Tiernan McCann Tyrone dive
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'Embarrassing' and 'shameful' - the reaction to THAT Tiernan McCann Tyrone dive

Aug 8th 2015, 11:37 PM 23,496 Views 27 Comments

There was a lot of flak aimed at the Tyrone player after that incident.

Tyrone's Tiernan McCann took a disgraceful dive after having his hair ruffled
# Bad Form
From The42
# Bad Form

Tyrone's Tiernan McCann took a disgraceful dive after having his hair ruffled

Aug 8th 2015, 6:29 PM 47,546 Views 71 Comments

Monaghan forward Darren Hughes received a red card for the off-the-ball incident.

With diving like this, Falcao is sure to be a success at Chelsea
# Making A Meal
From The42
# Making A Meal

With diving like this, Falcao is sure to be a success at Chelsea

Jun 23rd 2015, 12:20 PM 5,600 Views 4 Comments

Or maybe we can call this ‘a Manchester United flop’.

This was the most talked-about penalty decision of the Pro12 weekend
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

This was the most talked-about penalty decision of the Pro12 weekend

May 25th 2015, 7:15 AM 14,229 Views 11 Comments

Niko Matawalu’s exaggeration of a high challenge by Ulster’s Ricky Lutton was poorly received.

Elderly Base jumper died after 'deliberately setting his parachute on fire'
# Stunt
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# Stunt

Elderly Base jumper died after 'deliberately setting his parachute on fire'

May 20th 2015, 11:00 PM 23,157 Views 30 Comments

A video has emerged of the stunt.

Was this the worst dive of the Premier League season?
# Splash
From The42
# Splash

Was this the worst dive of the Premier League season?

May 5th 2015, 10:06 AM 6,298 Views 5 Comments

For shame Ahmed Elmohamady, for shame.

Here's why Ireland's Wes Hoolahan is getting plenty of abuse tonight
# Incident
From The42
# Incident

Here's why Ireland's Wes Hoolahan is getting plenty of abuse tonight

Apr 17th 2015, 11:44 PM 10,137 Views 4 Comments

Norwich’s automatic promotion hopes took a blow tonight, as they were beaten by Middlesbrough.

This Irish youngster falling off a bed is YouTube perfection

This Irish youngster falling off a bed is YouTube perfection

Feb 9th 2015, 4:00 PM 4,015 Views 1 Comment

Wait for it…

Forget the Ballon d'Or, a Leeds player has won the very first Fallon d'Floor award
# 10 Out Of 10
From The42
# 10 Out Of 10

Forget the Ballon d'Or, a Leeds player has won the very first Fallon d'Floor award

Jan 12th 2015, 10:28 AM 8,340 Views 12 Comments

Brazilian midfielder Adryan is the prize’s inaugural recipient after his theatrics for the Championship club.

This outrageously over-the-top soccer dive is Academy Award material
# Take The Plunge
# Take The Plunge

This outrageously over-the-top soccer dive is Academy Award material

Jun 10th 2014, 9:36 AM 9,294 Views 3 Comments

Worst ever. Or the best?

VIDEO: Samoan rugby player sparks roars of laughter after his dive is exposed
# Red Faced
From The42
# Red Faced

VIDEO: Samoan rugby player sparks roars of laughter after his dive is exposed

Apr 23rd 2014, 9:56 AM 11,985 Views 10 Comments

Let us hope the reaction of the crowd prevents any copycat attempts in the future.

This embarrassing Neymar dive will make you cringe
# Play Acting
From The42
# Play Acting

This embarrassing Neymar dive will make you cringe

Apr 12th 2014, 10:24 PM 22,632 Views 25 Comments

Fortunately for the game’s credibility, the referee took no action against the Granada player and Barca went on to lose the game

Keith Duffy's Irish speedos came off live on telly
# Splash
# Splash

Keith Duffy's Irish speedos came off live on telly

Feb 3rd 2014, 11:36 AM 4,842 Views 3 Comments

Yep, that’s Keith Duffy’s bare arse.

Was this challenge on Ashley Young a penalty?
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Was this challenge on Ashley Young a penalty?

Sep 14th 2013, 2:55 PM 16,002 Views 85 Comments

Robin van Persie gave United the lead following a contentious decision.

Unsprisingly an American football player isn't the most graceful on a diving board
# Float Like A Cannonball
From The42
# Float Like A Cannonball

Unsprisingly an American football player isn't the most graceful on a diving board

Mar 28th 2013, 9:55 PM 2,176 Views 0 Comments

Ndamukong Suh was voted out of the US version of splash

Wenger vows to speak to 'off balance' Cazorla after dive claims
# Santi-christ
From The42
# Santi-christ

Wenger vows to speak to 'off balance' Cazorla after dive claims

Dec 9th 2012, 11:19 AM 959 Views 0 Comments

It was a tale of two penalties, and a missed handball, at the Emirates Stadium yesterday.

YouTube Top 10: because Tom Watson shows the kids how to do it
# Going Viral
From The42
# Going Viral

YouTube Top 10: because Tom Watson shows the kids how to do it

May 10th 2012, 1:32 PM 536 Views 0 Comments

The grand old golfing master shows up ‘Poults’ and ‘GMac’ while Novak Djokvic practices his backhand for Stallone’s new movie.

Oscar night: Five great sporting dives
# And The Oscar Goes To...
From The42
# And The Oscar Goes To...

Oscar night: Five great sporting dives

Feb 26th 2012, 6:26 PM 995 Views 0 Comments

It’s not only Hollywood that has the great actors.

NFL memo warns teams on faking injuries
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# Dive

NFL memo warns teams on faking injuries

Sep 22nd 2011, 9:31 AM 213 Views 1 Comment

After Monday night controversy, several players admit faking is an accepted practice, and some coaches hinted they are not above condoning phony injuries if it provides a competitive edge.