Browsing Arjen Robben

Bundesliga – Bayern Munich Feel Normal, Dortmund Slightly Worried

Posted on 24 Aug, 2014, by in Soccer

It’s not the first time Dortmund have been upset at home, but it’s been a long time since Die Schwarzgelben have found it so difficult to dominate a match they’re hosting or creating an abundance of chances. For Bayern Munich, the Bundesliga didn’t come with a perfect start, but good enough to not be too concerned about anything. More

Lionel Messi Out as Cristiano Ronaldo, Arjen Robben & Manuel Neuer up for UEFA Award

Posted on 14 Aug, 2014, by in Soccer

The UEFA Best player in Europe, or the European footballer of the year, won’t have Lionel Messi among the three finalists this season. Cristiano Ronaldo, known for his sour face in these award galas, will be joined by Arjen Robben and Manuel Neuer in the trio that from it the winner will be announced. More

14 Best Memes of the Netherlands Beating Costa Rica in the World Cup

Posted on 6 Jul, 2014, by in Soccer

Not a lot happened as the Netherlands knocked Costa Rica out of the World Cup: Arjen Robben is still diving, Louis van Gaal proved to be a genius, Keylor Navas stopped everything, or almost. The memes focused on that instead of the wonderful Tim Krul. More

19 Best Memes of Arjen Robben Diving to Beat Mexico in the World Cup

Posted on 30 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

We’ll never get one conclusive answer of whether or not it was a foul by Rafael Marquez on Arjen Robben, but a penalty was called and the Netherlands beat Mexico to make it into the World Cup quarterfinals. As expected, the memes and jokes at the expense of Robben diving were soon to follow. More

Netherlands & Arjen Robben Know it Pays Off to Dive & Cheat

Posted on 30 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

It pays off to try and cheat in football matches. It doesn’t mean that Rafa Marquez didn’t foul Arjen Robben in that highly controversial decision deep into injury time that won the match for the Netherlands against Mexico. What it does mean that if you want to do well in the World Cup, having someone who isn’t shy of diving and attempting to cheat on the team doesn’t hurt. More

22 Best Memes of the Netherlands Destroying Spain

Posted on 14 Jun, 2014, by in Soccer

No one saw this coming: The Netherlands getting their revenge on Spain and beating them 5-1, leading to a long and hilarious list of memes and jokes at the expense of possession football, Vicente del Bosque, Diego Costa and more than anyone Iker Casillas, while Robin van Persie and Arjen Robben get to enjoy a very flattering day. More

Bayern Munich – Arjen Robben Will Dive Each Time if it Means Winning

Posted on 12 Mar, 2014, by in Soccer

For some reason people are still shocked by Arjen Robben diving, and then a bit more, and carrying on with it until he wins a penalty. Bayern Munich didn’t score on that spot kick he won the team (Thomas Muller missed), but the Dutch winger will be happy to concentrate all the hate and criticism towards him as long as it means he’s still on the winning side at the end of the 90 minutes. More

Bayern Munich Were at Their Best Last Season When Arjen Robben Wasn’t Playing

Posted on 5 Dec, 2013, by in Soccer

A strong finish to last season and a great start to this one makes people forget a very important thing about Bayern Munich and their extremely deep squad – Arjen Robben wasn’t even playing for about half a season last year, probably when Bayern were playing their best football. More

Bayern Munich – Mario Götze Is Just Getting Started

Posted on 1 Dec, 2013, by in Soccer

It was Arjen Robben who scored both goals for Bayern Munich in their most recent win, extending their conquering form in the German Bundesliga this season, but Mario Götze is the player that at the moment makes the difference between a hungry and dangerous side to the one we saw in the second half, that’s simply content with winning and moving on to the next helpless victim that gets in their way of European domination. More

Bayern Munich – Mario Götze Has Every Reason to Celebrate

Posted on 24 Nov, 2013, by in Soccer

The 3-0 win for Bayern Munich over Borussia Dortmund doesn’t really tell the story of the difference between the two teams, but there’s also no doubt about who’ll end up as the champion in the Bundesliga. On a less serious not, Mario Götze proved just how great of a player he is, and just how dull this trend of not celebrating against ex-teams is becoming. More