November 10, 2021

The Craziest Sports Story of 2021 Is FC Sheriff: Real Madrid-Slaying Champions League Underdog. Money-Laundering Front for Arms Smugglers. Pride of a Soviet-Style Country that Doesn't Exist.

posted by NoMich to soccer at 01:49 PM - 2 comments

Great read, thanks.

Aaron Rodgers themed moment well along in the tale:

The guide smiles and shows remarkable restraint. "I guess we'll have to Google that later." Everybody these days is "doing their own research."

posted by beaverboard at 03:50 PM on November 10, 2021

This is incredible and at times a bit disturbing. I kept waiting to be told it was another Sid Finch tale.

I may need to brush up on my intensive Spanish tutelage from college in 1991 so I can watch El Chiringuito, a soccer TV show from Spain that's described as "telenovela-style."

posted by rcade at 11:40 PM on November 10, 2021

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