Must-See Comedy: Fabio Coentrao

Must-See Comedy: Fabio Coentrao

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Must-See Comedy: Fabio Coentrao


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So imagine you are a soccer player who takes his place on the bench for a game, in full uniform, only to find out you weren’t selected to even be in uniform for that match.

That awkward situation happened to Real Madrid’s Fabio Coentrao before their recent match against Espanyol. He turned up on the Real Madrid bench only to be told by Iker Casillas that he didn’t belong there. Needless to say it led to come comedy, and some laughs from his teammates and even Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho.

Here is video of that awkward sequence (with a hilarious rundown that our Spanish-speaking readers are sure to enjoy):

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