A welcoming photoshoot to celebrate a new arrival.. only do it BIGGER! New Sharjah footballer Kostas Manolas poses with a lion and it’s gone VIRAL
The newly signed football player Kostas Manolas stands next to the huge wild animal for his presentation video, BRAVE?! Footage of him backing away once the lion growls has gone viral on social media
How the lion thinks he looked:
How the lion actually looked:
Tweeps are finding the whole thing pretty amusing
This is the bets thing I’ve seen today. I’ve been in tears for minutes https://t.co/sv1Jt33eLy
— A. E. Lawson. (@the_sonoflaw) September 28, 2022
DEFINITELY not one for the faint-hearted!
UAE club Sharjah introduced new signing Kostas Manolas as a “Greek warrior” and part of his presentation theme included posing alongside an actual lion…not for the faint hearted. pic.twitter.com/67GUPRHIyv
— Colin Millar (@Millar_Colin) September 28, 2022
And of course, only in the UAE!
Only in the UAE 🇦🇪 https://t.co/q85r2B9676
— Gemma Hillier (@ghillier87) September 28, 2022
You can read more about the details of the signing here.