Paul Merson Attempts FA Keepy Uppy Challenge – Fails, Blames Shoes, Threatens To Stab Ball (Video)

Chris Wright

8th, March 2012


By Chris Wright

We’ve already seen The Ox and Jordan Henderson duke it out, Jamie Redknapp have a go and nearly smash a bloody expensive-looking vase and now the latest contender to pick up the baton and give the FA’s tennis ball Keepy Uppy Challenge a whirl is sloshy Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson.

Merse gets his excuses in early, blaming his shoes for having ‘plastic bits’, gets progressively more knackered/frustrated, begins hoofing the ball around, threatens to stab it with a knife and then finally nails it – posting a respectable, Redknapp-toppling total of 47…

Video: FATV