cool hit counter

Who ate all the pies

Dip in to scour the latest Deadline Day titbits...

Who Ate All The Pies Logo

Young Argentinian Lad Becomes Local Celebrity For Looking Almost Exactly Like Mesut Ozil (Video)

By Chris Wright

A 13-year-old lad from Tucuman in Argentina has become somewhat of a local celebrity in his neck of the woods after it came to people’s attention that he bears a more than passing resemblance to one Mesut Ozil – though quite how the blatant similarity hadn’t been noticed before is anyone’s guess!

Gonzalo Galvan currently plays for┬áhis neighbourhood soccer school team, Villa Santillan, and came to prominence after a regional television station conducted an interview with him. Shortly thereafter, ‘The Mesut Ozil of Tucuman’ went viral.

According to his interview, Galvan apparently likes to play as a No.10 for Santillan, meaning that he obviously shares more than just an over-active thyroid gland with his Arsenal doppelganger.

Digg This
Reddit This
Stumble Now!
Buzz This
Vote on DZone
Share on Facebook
Bookmark this on Delicious
Kick It on DotNetKicks.com
Shout it
Share on LinkedIn
Bookmark this on Technorati
Post on Twitter
Google Buzz (aka. Google Reader)

By Chris on November 2nd, 2013 in Arsenal, Lookalikes, Newsnow, South America, Videos. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.
comments

6 Responses to “Young Argentinian Lad Becomes Local Celebrity For Looking Almost Exactly Like Mesut Ozil (Video)”

  1. Wilson says:

    I’m sure Argentina won’t mind if he is even half as good as Ozil.

  2. Gattsu says:

    A blessing and a curse.

  3. Scott Mac says:

    This poor boy has Graves Disease…and i’m not joking

  4. JJ says:

    @scottmatt:Blimey,had no idea what that was.Thanks for the education. no sarcyness intended.

  5. Patricko says:

    I kinda feel sorry for the young fella (he clearly has graves disease).

  6. Joe says:

    Ah, Graves Disease, is that it’s name? I’ve been refering to Ozil as having a touch of the ‘Marty Feldmans’.

Leave a Reply