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Nottingham Forest: Eric Lichaj Gets Dog After Scoring Twice Against Arsenal, Names It ‘Gunner’ Just To Rub It In (Photo)

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As you may be aware, Eric Lichaj was on a promise going into Nottingham Forest's FA Cup third round tie at the weekend.

Having spent months pestering his wifeKathryn, she finally caved in and agreed that, should the American right-back score an unlikely hat-trick against Arsenal, she'd allow him to get a dog.

Arsenal Re-Ignite Thier Title Challenge

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4 weeks ago, Arsenal's title challenge was over. The home defeat to Chelsea had seen everyone and their dog line up to kick Arsene Wenger's team. While they were still licking their wounds, Manchester City snatched a win against the usual collection of youngsters, sprinkled with experience in the League Cup.

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Classic WWII Ordnance Hi-Jinks: Brentford ‘Keeper Chic Brodie Finds Hand Grenade In His Goalmouth, 1965

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Charles 'Chic' Brodie was no doubt a perfectly serviceable goalkeeper in his day, we couldn't possibly comment to the counter, but alas his 21-year professional career is generally boiled down to two memorable incidents.

The first of which happened on November 6th, the day after Bonfire Night, back in 1965 during a match between Brodie's Brentford and their cross-London rivals Millwall at Griffin Park.

Argentina: Adorable Little Dog Invades Pitch, Steals Show, Gives Post-Match Interview In Tunnel (Video)

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San Lorenzo's narrow 1-0 victory over Arsenal di Sarandi in the Argentinian Superliga will live long in the memories of those fortunate enough to watch it.

This was because the game played host to what might just rank as the most adorable pitch invasion ever.

During the second half, a small sausage-ish dog came bounding onto the pitch, stole the ball and then continued to evade capture in the cutest manner imaginable.

Liga MX: Pachuca Match Interrupted Twice After Pitch Invaded By Cat And Dog (Photos & Video)

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In unprecedented scenes, Sunday's Liga MX gamebetween Pachuca and Chiapas was interrupted by not one, but two animal interlopers.

It all began just after the hour mark when a playful canine came bounding onto the pitch to say hello to everybody before being ledback from whence he came by the stewards.

Video: Arsenal’s Santi Cazorla reveals he has a dog called Zlatan

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Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla has revealed he has a dog named after Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Zlatan is one Cazorla's three pet dogs. He confirmed...

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Canine Pitch Invader Causes Argentinian League Game To Be Halted For Impromptu Petting Session (Video)

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By Chris Wright

Dog on the pitch, dog on the pitch, everybody loves a dog on the pitch.

An intrepid canine interloper forced Saturday's Argentinian Primera Division match between Belgrano and Quilmes to be temporarily during the last few minutes of the first half in order for several of the players to stage an impromptu petting session before escorting the meddlesome hound back from whence it came.

Football World Rocked By Global Pandemic Of Pitch-Invading Dogs (Videos)

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By Chris Wright

This weekend's football global programme was littered (in some cases, quite literally) with dog-related encroachment disorders, with several games across several continents interrupted by canine interlopers.

First of all, kick-off at Crewe's game against Brentford in League One had to be momentarily delayed after the pitch was invaded by Diefenbakerfrom Due South which put the willies right up Mathias Pogba.

[VIDEO] Celebrating a Sunderland Goal, With a Dog

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Sometimes EPL matches are worth watching for the randomness that occurs in the stands, such as in yesterday's match between Sunderland and Queen Park Rangers in which, if you watched closely, you would see a Sunderland fan celebrating Nicklas Bendtner's goal by standing and hugging/jumping with his dog.

retro

Retro Football: Rough, Tough Barcelona Defender Ronald Koeman Dresses Up As Tintin For Magazine Photoshoot, 1993 (Photo)

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Long before he was Everton's latest former manager, Ronald Koeman was a damn fine, imposing centre back with skin pale as milk and hair of the finest spun sunlight.

During his time at Barcelona in the early 1990s, Koeman aquired the nickname 'Tintin' due to the physical similarities he supposedly shared withHergé's courageous cartoon creation of the same name.

The Black-And-White Years: 10 Corking Vintage Photos Of Dogs At Football Matches

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Barring the odd canine pitch invasion now and again, the sight ofdogs in attendanceat professional football matches islargely a thing of the past due to health and safety regulations, etc, etc.

However, there was a time when a man(women weren't invented back then) could bring his best friend to the game and nobody would bat an eyelid.

Bayern Munich

Canine Intervention: Jupp Heynckes, 72, Reveals He Returned To Bayern Munich Because His Dog Told Him To…

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After previously bowing out with a treble in 2013, Jupp Heynckes has once again been coaxed back for a fourth tour of duty at Bayern Munich.

Speaking after saying his last round of farewells at Bayern five years ago, the veteran coach seemed fairly definite about wanting to get out of the managerial racket:

I will never say 'never', but I can assure you that I have no intention of coaching again.

It’s a dog’s life for Germany’s Goetze

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Evian (France) (AFP) Germany's World Cup winner Mario Goetze has brushed off criticism of his form at Euro 2016 by insisting, "sometimes you're the dog, sometimes you're the tree".

The 24-year-old's star has fallen since Goetze came off the bench and scored the winning goal in extra time for Germany in the 2014 World Cup final.

It’s a dog’s life for Germany’s Goetze

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Evian (France) (AFP) Germany's World Cup winner Mario Goetze has brushed off criticism of his form at Euro 2016 by insisting, "sometimes you're the dog, sometimes you're the tree".

The 24-year-old's star has fallen since Goetze came off the bench and scored the winning goal in extra time for Germany in the 2014 World Cup final.

World Football

Canine Genius Invades Pitch

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As is often the case with great YouTube videos, this happened some time ago, was posted, but went below the radar til someone brought it mainstream. This German shepherd invades a Hungarian first division game between Honved and Haladas in mid October. He runs around a bit, shows some moves - clearly looking for a [.

Soccer Mom From Hell

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Say your kid was bitten on the ear by a dog, nearly tearing it off. As a mother would you, a) care for and nurture your son as a good mother should; b) kill that violent canine bitch in a fit of rage; or c) slap a sweatband around it and tell him to go [...]

Bolton

Calling All BWFC Supporting Dogs

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Bolton Wanderers Personalised Waterproof Dog Coat How good is that? Available from Amazon in Small and XXXL (other sizes might be available) if you really do think these dog coats are good. However, if your pooch likes eating shite then maybe this would be better... Advert: 10 Years at The Reebok : the inside story of one of the [.

Calling All BWFC Supporting Dogs

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Bolton Wanderers Personalised Waterproof Dog Coat

How good is that? Available from Amazon in Small and XXXL (other sizes might be available) if you really do think these dog coats are good. However, if your pooch likes eating shite then maybe this would be better... (more...)

Advert: 10 Years at The Reebok : the inside story of one of the most memorable eras ever for the club

The Rest

Liga MX: Club Pachuca Confirm Pitch-Invading Dog Has Already Found New Home

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ClubPachuca have confirmed that the stray dog that interrupted their recent Liga MX game with Chiapas has found a new home.

The canine interloper came bounding out onto the pitch in the second half of the match, bringing play to a stopfor several minutes before being led away by stewards.

Ex-Man Utd star Cristiano Ronaldo denies calling Lionel Messi a dog and ‘motherf*****

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Ex-Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo has denied calling his great rival Lionel Messi a "dog" and "motherf*****"...

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Ein Hund trauert um Portugal

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Ein Hund trauert um Portugal

Während in Deutschland viele Fans das frühe WM-Aus von Portugal etwas schadenfreudig begleitet haben, hat der größte Fan von Christiano Ronaldo fast einen Herzinfarkt bekommen. Severa, der Hund leidet mit seinem Team mit und das ist so herzzerreißend, dass wir das einfach hier auch zeigen müssen.

Argentine Player Sent-Off For Cruelly Throwing a Dog!

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Belle Vista player Jose Jimenez was sent-off after he cruelly picked up a dog in a choking hold before throwing the defenceless animal back into the crowd only for the Dog to bounce back off the mesh and back into play an act that incensed both sets of fans and the San Juan players alike.

Jimenez joins Luis Moreno who kicked an injured Owl last year after it landed on the pitch as the cruellest men in football.

2012 MLS Cup Final: Soccer media wags the dog

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The definition of the idiom "wag the dog" reads to purposely divert attention from what would otherwise be of greater importance, to something else of lesser significance. By doing so, the lesser significant event is highlighted, while taking the proper attention off the most important issue.

A dog is smarter than its tail - that's why they control it.

Man’s Best Friend & The Vuvuzela

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In a word or three: they don't mix.

Surely this must violate some sort of animal cruelty laws somewhere, somehow. There's no way a vuvuzela can possibly be good for that dog's hearing in such close quarters. Shitting on the carpet means they got away easy, and I'm fully in favor of tracking down these animals and bringing them to court.

Donovan Runs Through Fire, Saves Pet

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Los Angeles Galaxy star Landon Donovan said his own safety never crossed his mind. After waking to a loud boom and realizing smoke detectors were going off in his Santa Monica home early Tuesday morning, all he knew was he had to get to the 1-year-old dog, Landycakes, he was caring for. And he did, after walking in soccer cleats through a flaming hallway and carrying the dog to safety from the house on Bradley Court.

HUMOUR: FERNANDO TORRES FINALLY STOPPED

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A bad morning

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It wasn't the best of mornings for Independiente's star striker Germán Denis. The leading goalscorer of the Apertura was jogging in a Mar Del Plata park with his team-mates, warming up for an open training session on the side's first day in the city, when he felt a most unwelcome sensation in his shorts.