We are back again with this week’s edition of Trending! Featuring more mascots, a ton of Marseille content, new technology, and awesome productivity on the job. Check out below for what’s Trending in the world of soccer and social media.
Twitter Creates The Ultimate Fan Cam
We love Twitter as a platform for sports, and now you we can control how we see the game? Sign us up, fam!
Young Marseille fan was just supposed to kick it once... pic.twitter.com/RryFbymMS6— Rick Metzroth (@MetzrothESPN) August 26, 2018
French club Olympique Marseille allowed this young fan to have the honorary kickoff during their match this past weekend. The young man paid tribute to his father who passed away ten years ago, making the most of his opportunity with a run he’ll never forget.
Here Comes Super Pepino
After many years...— C.D. Leganés 🇺🇸🇬🇧 (@CDLeganes_en) August 23, 2018
The Cucumber Knight returns...
SUPER PEPINO!!!!! 🥒 💫 pic.twitter.com/bUF1RHvvOf
Continuing our love of unique mascots, Spanish side Leganes has debuted their newest club representative, Super Pepino.
Hoffenheim x FIFA
Hoffenheim have installed a giant screen at their training ground to work on mistakes in real time. The players are using it to play FIFA 😂🎮 pic.twitter.com/mAw00AvPFT— FutbolBible (@FutbolBible) August 23, 2018
We get it Hoffenheim, because we love FIFA on the job, too.
Marseille Uniquely Announces Kevin Strootman
This is the age of clubs attempting to outdo each other for unveilings of new signings. We circle back to Marseille where an epic video displays their newest addition to the club in Fortnite fashion.