Your favorite compilation of soccer-centric web wonders has returned.
NYCFC might be out of season but there’s still been plenty going on across the globe, so let’s get to it!
Ronaldinho could be filmed sneezing and we’d still find a way to work him into Trending… a goal from the halfway line in a friendly and his name is going in the headline.
Best Ref Ever
This referee shot to viral stardom a few years ago but it’s always good to see him and his elaborate gestures again.
Spot Kick King
All hail Paul Verhaegh of German side VFL Wolfsburg – might take a while for this record to be beaten…
Back to the Future
Here’s one we found deep into Soccer Reddit… it appears to be UK newspaper feature from 1962, speculating on the soccer stadium of the future.
Aside from 250,000 seats, the referee box suspended over the field and helicopter pads on the roof, this isn’t a million miles away from the modern soccer venue, to be fair to Mr Arthur Greenwood.
Cold as Ice
A panenka penalty. In the final. Against your biggest rivals.
The stuff dreams are made of in the first leg of the Liga MX final from Enner Valencia of Tigres.
Miss of the Millennium (Part Two)
We thought we brought you the miss of the millennium two weeks ago. We were wrong…
Toronto FC were crowned MLS Champions on Saturday, courtesy of a 1-0 win over the Seattle Sounders.
We suspect USMNT forward Jozy Altidore enjoyed the celebrations…
That’s all for this week’s Trending – if you spot anything worthy of these pages in the next seven days, send it to @markbooth_nycfc on Twitter.
Until next time…