In a world where ignorant meatheads rag on the beautiful game, one man has had enough. One man stands up for what he believes in, one man fights back for the honor of an entire sport. That one man’s name is… Jimmy Conrad.
A couple of weeks back, UFC president Dana White, who is an endlessly lovely human being…
@JimbaJimba I don’t give a fuck what u think dickhead. I don’t Like soccer and I don’t give a shit what anyone thinks about it. So ur wrong
— Dana White (@danawhite) April 3, 2012
…claimed soccer was “the least talented sport.”
While plenty of bloggers called his comments out as the uninformed bullshit they are, former US World Cup participant Jimmy Conrad has gone the extra step, and challenged Dana White to a game of soccer. (See video at top of page) Wonderfully, White accepted.
Surely I’m not the only one hoping Jimmy’s “friends” include some of the former superstars who regularly hang out in New York, like Cobi Jones, Eric Cantona, and Zinedine Zidane? Oh, and Vinnie Jones. Please Jimmy, call Vinnie Jones.