Gómez flag kissing in MLS

28 04 2012

Gabriel Gómez of Philadelphia Union kisses the flag of his native Panama after scoring a goal against the San Jose Earthquakes in a MLS game. His side lost 2-1.

Gómez made his debut for his country when he was still a teenager and now, aged 27-years-old, has represented Panama 75 times and played in three CONCACAF Gold Cup tournaments.

Shunsuke saves kisses for Spain after Scotland stint

26 04 2012

Shunsuke Nakamura spent four years at Celtic and dismissed any transfer rumours linking him with other clubs, claiming that he would leave when his contract expired to return to his boyhood club, Yokohama F. Marinos.

However, after his contract ran out, he joined Espanyol on a free and kissed their badge at his unveiling.

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One season wonder in Guatemala

25 04 2012

Martin Crossa was at Municipal for one season but this didn’t stop him from kissing the badge when celebrating his goal against Comunicaciones.

Captain kisses… six months before leaving

24 04 2012

Standard Liege’s captain, Igor De Camargo, kissed his jersey after scoring against Olympiakos during their UEFA Champions League game.

Six months later he announced he would be leaving them at the end of the season Borussia Mönchengladbach.

Lima’s Botafogo badge kissing

23 04 2012

Botafogo’s Andre Lima kisses his badge after scoring against Cerro Porteno in the semifinal of the Sulamerica Cup. Thing is, he spent less than a season at the club and only played in 17 games.

Almeida’s friendly kisses for Portugal

22 04 2012

In a friendly against China, Hugo Almeida kissed the badge after scoring the opening goal in a 2-0 win.

Almeida has made 39 appearances for his country and has scored 15 goals.

De Rossi keeps it in the family

21 04 2012

Daniele De Rossi joined Roma’s youth set up when he was 17-year-old and is the son of former Roma player and current Roma coach, Alberto De Rossi.

After scoring against Inter Milan in front of his home fans in 2010, he kissed the badge.


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