Your weekly dose of what’s gripping social media.
If you’re a fan of the hit TV series, How I Met Your Mother, you’ve probably seen the lead character Ted Mosby (Josh Radnor) competing in the 2014 Fifa World Cup… or have you?
Well, you happen to be watching Guillermo Ochoa, the Mexican soccer player who was named man of the match when Mexico competed against the Netherlands. His finest moment however, wasn’t his defence on the field, but when the internet pointed out the uncanny resemblance between himself and Josh Radnor.
Josh Radnor joined the jokes and tweeted:
And kids, that’s how I played in the World Cup.
Alexis Sanchez, the star forward from Chile, was all over social media yesterday as he was transferred from Barcelona to Arsenal for a record breaking US$32 million. When the news came out, people from all over the world started tweeting about his huge transfer. Here are some tweets regarding Sanchez:
– Kayla Burke and Md Zahin
Top photo from Maria Elena’s Flickr photostream.