Raul Meireles: Former Liverpool & Chelsea Midfielder Performs Live On Portuguese Version Of ‘Lip Sync Battle’ (Video)

Chris Wright

14th, January 2019


Image via @B24PT/Twitter

He may be retired these days, but it’s nice to see that Raul Meireles has retained the quirky charm that endeared him to Chelsea and Liverpool fans during his stint in the Premier League.

You might be interested to learn that these days, as well as co-owning a hipster clothing boutique with his wife, Meireles is busying performing lip-synched versions of Portuguese pop songs on television.

Here he is, silenting mouthing his way through an otherwise faithful rendition of Antonio Variacoes’ 1983 hit ‘O Corpo e Que Paga’ (The Body Pays).

And here’s the original version of that same song, presented here for comparison’s sake…

In fairness, Raul has got the Jesus beard spot-on.