Try as they might, the majority of celebrity football fans just can’t seem to nail it convincingly – almost as if they were merely playing at staunch die-hard supporters of their flippantly selected clubs.
Just take US actor Neil Patrick Harris for example, who just got it all wrong while attending his first “football/soccer” match on Wednesday evening.
With he and his son sat in the stands at the MetLife Arena draped entirely in Man City merchandise, the ‘How I Met Your Mother’ star excitedly bleated out his support for Manchester United while recording the scene for posterity…
— United Xtra (@utdxtra) 26 July 2018
Urgh. We don’t think our toes are ever going to uncurl after bearing witness to that one.
It might be your first match, Neil, but you’ve got a lot to learn.