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#Shocker

# shocker - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

'I didn't think we would have the best record in the NBA' - MVP contender Giannis
# Pleasantly Surprised
From The42
# Pleasantly Surprised

'I didn't think we would have the best record in the NBA' - MVP contender Giannis

Apr 2nd 2019, 12:58 PM 2,906 Views 4 Comments

The Milwaukee Bucks’ 2018-19 season has eclipsed everything that Giannis Antetokounmpo had expected.

# shocker - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Bayern embarrassed 3-0 at home by Borussia Monchengladbach as winless run continues
# Shocker
From The42
# Shocker

Bayern embarrassed 3-0 at home by Borussia Monchengladbach as winless run continues

Oct 6th 2018, 7:59 PM 6,710 Views 5 Comments

Pressure continues to mount on Bayern manager Niko Kovač after Saturday’s shock defeat in Munich.

# shocker - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Andy Murray faces confidence crisis after Queen's shocker
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Andy Murray faces confidence crisis after Queen's shocker

Jun 21st 2017, 9:43 AM 5,138 Views 4 Comments

Jordan Thompson, originally beaten in the qualifying rounds, was only playing him as a last-minute replacement.

# shocker - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Deja vu: West Ham dumped out of Europe by Romanian champions
# Burst Bubble
From The42
# Burst Bubble

Deja vu: West Ham dumped out of Europe by Romanian champions

Aug 25th 2016, 9:40 PM 24,508 Views 34 Comments

Felipe Teixeira’s goal just before half-time proved the difference at a stunned Olympic Stadium in London.

# shocker - Monday 13 June, 2016

Controversial handball knocks Brazil out of the Copa America
# Shocker
From The42
# Shocker

Controversial handball knocks Brazil out of the Copa America

Jun 13th 2016, 8:02 AM 9,608 Views 11 Comments

Brazil boss Dunga said his side’s fate was not decided by football.

# shocker - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Hibs striker left red faced as Panenka penalty goes horribly wrong in Scottish Cup semi
# Shocker
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# Shocker

Hibs striker left red faced as Panenka penalty goes horribly wrong in Scottish Cup semi

Apr 16th 2016, 3:25 PM 9,541 Views 3 Comments

Thankfully for Jason Cummings it didn’t prove costly as Hibs prevailed 4-2 on penalties.

# shocker - Thursday 3 December, 2015

An Apprentice candidate dramatically quit last night and no one could handle it
# Shocker
From The Daily Edge
# Shocker

An Apprentice candidate dramatically quit last night and no one could handle it

Dec 3rd 2015, 8:09 AM 5,771 Views 1 Comment

“If it’s alright, I’d like to just quickly say, thank you for the opportunity but I would like to exit the process at this point”.

# shocker - Friday 22 May, 2015

James O'Connor's absolute howler cost the Reds dearly this morning
# Nightmare
From The42
# Nightmare

James O'Connor's absolute howler cost the Reds dearly this morning

May 22nd 2015, 1:17 PM 11,394 Views 5 Comments

The Australian franchise’s season took another turn for the worse.

# shocker - Saturday 11 April, 2015

This is the most comical own goal you're likely to see as 'keeper produces almighty howler
# Shocker
From The42
# Shocker

This is the most comical own goal you're likely to see as 'keeper produces almighty howler

Apr 11th 2015, 12:33 PM 10,724 Views 2 Comments

Not one error, not two but three.

# shocker - Sunday 15 March, 2015

6 mams who've had a shocker of a day so far
# Apple Of Your Eye
From The Daily Edge
# Apple Of Your Eye

6 mams who've had a shocker of a day so far

Mar 15th 2015, 4:49 PM 11,409 Views 0 Comments

Thanks for everything.

# shocker - Sunday 8 February, 2015

We're still struggling to fathom HOW this tackle didn't result in a red card
# Shocker
From The42
# Shocker

We're still struggling to fathom HOW this tackle didn't result in a red card

Feb 8th 2015, 5:31 PM 12,175 Views 7 Comments

Livingston’s Jason Talbot was very lucky to escape with only a booking.

# shocker - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Liverpool may not be too keen on taking Iago Aspas back after this sitter
# Shocker
From The42
# Shocker

Liverpool may not be too keen on taking Iago Aspas back after this sitter

Jan 8th 2015, 9:57 PM 7,704 Views 8 Comments

The Spanish forward, currently on loan at Sevilla, was guilty of a bad miss in the Copa Del Rey tonight.

# shocker - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Unfortunate Aiden McGeady miss is unfortunate
# Shocker
From The42
# Shocker

Unfortunate Aiden McGeady miss is unfortunate

Nov 27th 2014, 7:55 PM 5,167 Views 1 Comment

It has not been the best of nights for Irish internationals in general.

# shocker - Monday 8 September, 2014

Sepp Blatter to ignore critics and seek fifth term as FIFA president
# Shocker
From The42
# Shocker

Sepp Blatter to ignore critics and seek fifth term as FIFA president

Sep 8th 2014, 12:23 PM 2,491 Views 16 Comments

In other news, the sky remains blue.

# shocker - Friday 13 June, 2014

'There will be 100 penalties in this World Cup,' fumes Croatia coach Kovac
# Opening Night Jitters
From The42
# Opening Night Jitters

'There will be 100 penalties in this World Cup,' fumes Croatia coach Kovac

Jun 13th 2014, 7:10 AM 5,916 Views 14 Comments

Niko Kovac branded the game-changing decision ‘ridiculous’, but would not blame Fred for his attempt to win the spot-kick.

# shocker - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Video: Here's how to mess up a huge overlap
# Shocker
From The42
# Shocker

Video: Here's how to mess up a huge overlap

Oct 30th 2013, 11:14 AM 5,801 Views 6 Comments

Florian Fritz of Toulouse with one of the worst decisions we’ve seen on a rugby pitch.

# shocker - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

WATCH: Woman's brilliant reaction to moving statue
# Shocker
From The Daily Edge
# Shocker

WATCH: Woman's brilliant reaction to moving statue

Sep 4th 2013, 11:23 AM 5,523 Views 1 Comment

We don’t know what she was expecting.

# shocker - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Shock research finds people regularly lie about their sex lives
# I Don't Believe It
# I Don't Believe It

Shock research finds people regularly lie about their sex lives

Jun 9th 2013, 10:30 AM 20,499 Views 25 Comments

This wasn’t predictable at all.

# shocker - Monday 15 April, 2013

Is this the worst Brazilian penalty kick of all time?
# Shocker
From The42
# Shocker

Is this the worst Brazilian penalty kick of all time?

Apr 15th 2013, 12:35 PM 3,191 Views 2 Comments

América São Paulo forward Pilo made a bit of a mess of this spotter.

# shocker - Sunday 20 January, 2013

Vilanova left frustrated by Pique sending off
# Shocker
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# Shocker

Vilanova left frustrated by Pique sending off

Jan 20th 2013, 10:33 AM 1,594 Views 0 Comments

Barcelona lost for the first time this season in La Liga on Saturday night.

# shocker - Sunday 9 September, 2012

Rooney: Ronaldo loved his own reflection
# Shocker
From The42
# Shocker

Rooney: Ronaldo loved his own reflection

Sep 9th 2012, 12:24 PM 5,447 Views 0 Comments

Safe to say that Wayne Rooney is surprising absolutely nobody with these latest tidbits from his upcoming book.

# shocker - Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Knees-up! Mrs Brown confounds critics with a Bafta nomination
# Gobsmacked
From The Daily Edge
# Gobsmacked

Knees-up! Mrs Brown confounds critics with a Bafta nomination

Apr 27th 2011, 9:27 AM 1,709 Views 0 Comments

Brendan O’Carroll is gobsmacked – along with many of his critics – after Mrs Brown’s Boys gets the nod from the prestigious Baftas.