Like many Brazilian players, Ponte Preta striker William Pottker has himself a nickname.
Unsurprisingly given his surname’s similarity to that of a certain child wizard, the 22-year-old is informally known as “Harry”.
Indeed, shortly after sticking away a spot kick against Coritiba on Sunday, Pottker celebrated by magically producing his wand for all to see…
Celebration of the weekend in Brazil: Ponte Preta striker William Pottker, whose name, err, vaguely sounds … https://t.co/Ti3x0mbFEG
— Jack Lang (@jacklang) December 12, 2016
At this point we’d dearly love to chuck in a relevant Harry Potter reference for good measure.
Unfortunately, we seem to be the only people on the face of the planet to have never seen or read any of it.
Dumble-score? Is that any good?