Oh, tis fabulous the Internet, when it wants to be. And right now, it wants to be. Somethin’ fierce. Major hat tips to daninimo and our very own Kari (via pablitasan) for resisting the urge to troll my request for animated gifs and actually send me Things of Value™.
I was just out minding my own business when, lo and behold, there were these magical moving pictures I simply had to share with the crowd. Enjoy and don’t bust a gasket screaming in happiness.
Lovely, but wouldn’t you want to see that from a different angle? Sure you would.
There were some other pretty good ones in that Super Copa, though…
Thing is, it’s pretty good with commentary too.
And that’s just the Super Copa. There’s so much more in this treasure trove. Remember Ibi Afellay? I do:
But, as with all of these amazing Lionel Messi goals, there always seems to be one that was just a little bit better than the last one you saw. And so:
It’s not all goals and celebrations, though. There are softer moments, moments that make you sniff at the sheer grace of these wonderful kids playing on their little green field with a ball someone gifted them for Christmas:
And defense? Sure, defense is pretty cool too:
And, of course, to finish it off, my absolute all-time favorite Cristiano Ronaldo gif: