Robin van Persie of the Netherlands heads to score against Spain during their 2014 World Cup Group B soccer match at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador June 13, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Dalder (BRAZIL - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)Robin van Persie of the Netherlands heads to score against Spain during their 2014 World Cup Group B soccer match at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador
Robin van Persie scored a brilliant goal to begin the Netherlands' comeback and remarkable 5-1 win against Spain and he looked like a flying seal while he did it. After the match, Van Persie said, "Considering the circumstances, it must be the goal of my career." But while he was saying that, everyone else was busy photoshopping him into humorous situations. Here's the best of the bunch...
There were several points during the match when an "Oh my GOD!!!" in Jim Ross voice would have been appropriate.
— Danny smith (@doglab) June 13, 2014
Someone needs to make this as a playable Flappy Bird ripoff.
— Alberto Nardelli (@AlbertoNardelli) June 14, 2014
This also needs to be Twitter's real logo for the duration of the World Cup.
— Farousci (@Farousci_) June 13, 2014
"Hi, Mr. Redeemer!"
— World Soccer Talk (@worldsoccertalk) June 13, 2014
The inevitable, but fitting.
— Esl@m (@eslam_s92) June 14, 2014
There are many lawyers and agents feverishly working on the Red Bull endorsement deal right now.
Pretty sure that cape was in the live broadcast.
— 8bit-Football.com (@8bitfootball) June 13, 2014
Not exactly photoshop, but it is my favorite.
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