River Plate keeper Franco Armani wears Burger King crown after Super Cup win
River Plate mustered a 2-0 victory over eternal rivals Boca Juniors to secure their first ever Argentinian Super Cup title on Wednesday night.
After successfully preserving a clean sheet thanks to a number of impressive saves, River goalkeeper Franco Armani was crowned Man of the Match.
Modern Football Is Rubbish: Burger King Ensure River Plate Goalkeeper Quite Literally Crowned 'Man Of The Match' Against Boca Juniors (Photo) https://t.co/c6W4gkhHgB via @waatpies pic.twitter.com/Damqj8s91S— Who Ate All The Pies (@waatpies) March 15, 2018
The award was sponsored by Burger King, meaning that the 31-year-old stopper was forced to undergo a coronation live on air after the full-time whistle.
Can't you just tell he's thrilled to have to don his little golden crown while facing the media?
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