A statue of the fictional green muscle man currently on display in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province pays homage to Brazilian football player Givanildo Vieira de Souza, simply known as “Hulk” among fans. I suppose it makes sense when you see the upper part of his body.
Global Times caught a
World Cup fever: they thought the statue was meant to represent Brazillian football star Pelé!
For those of you who’ve survived multiple all-nighters to watch the first set of games, go check the rest of the program here. But be wary, we’ve seen one too many stories of World Cup celebrations gone awry.
By Aliaume Leroy
[Images via Global Times and A Hot Mama]