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Goals and Highlights from The Sidemen vs YouTube Allstars 2018 Charity Football Match

Published: 3/Jun/2018 10:59 Updated: 11/Mar/2019 13:03

by Mike Kent

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The annual charity football match organized by The Sidemen saw 2018’s edition feature an impressive eight-goal tally.

Thousands of fans turned up at The Valley, home to London based football club Charlton Athletic, to watch as 30 high profile internet personalities battled for the 2018 trophy.

Popular podcasters Lawrence McKenna and True Geordie were on hand to commentate the full match, reading out donations that were given to the two charities involved as over 400,000 concurrent viewers tuned in throughout the game.

The Sidemen FC lineup featured the likes of KSI, KEEMSTAR, RiceGum, FaZe Adapt and JME, while the YouTube Allstars included ComedyShortsGamer, Callux and Mo Vlogs.

With a mix of skill involved, there was plenty of both incredible and hilarious moments as players who’ve clearly never kicked a ball attempted to score in the opposition’s goal.

It started off as something of a close affair with The Sidemen taking a 2-0 lead heading into halftime, but following the break, the floodgates opened as the YouTube Allstars’ defense started to fall apart.

The Sidemen’s superior capabilities, aided by predominately by KSI and Miniminter, saw the match run away from the Allstars, with a final score of 7-1.

The best moments from the 90-minute match have been condensed into 12 minutes, with all eight goals featuring numerous replays and angles.

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NELK Boys trolled Khabib and got Dana White drunk ahead of UFC 254

Published: 29/Oct/2020 5:43

by Brad Norton

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The NELK Boys were invited to Fight Island in Abu Dhabi ahead of UFC 254 and it didn’t take long before they had trolled Pay Per View headliner Khabib Nurmagomedov along with UFC President Dana White.

The NELK Boys are known for their antics so Dana White was well aware of what he was getting into by inviting them to Fight Island. Abu Dhabi served as host to a huge slate of UFC events throughout the course of September and October, closing out the latest stint with UFC 254.

The October 24 PPV made waves due to undefeated Nurmagomedov’s shock retirement after his 29th consecutive win. However, the NELK Boys made waves in their own way with a brand-new video.

Up to their usual antics, the crew played pranks on each other while mixing it up with UFC fighters. Outside of their shoey with Aussie heavyweight Tai Tuivasa, the NELK Boys trolled The Eagle and even got Dana White drunk.

 

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In a rare interaction with Khabib prior to what would be his final fight, they pranked him by asking for oddly specific MMA advice. “What is the most important aspect of fighting for any beginner fighter to focus on?” Kyle Forgeard asked.

Before Khabib could even answer, the plot thickened. Forgeard joked that the reason behind his interest in MMA is to fight the BMF Champ Jorge Masvidal after he slept with his girlfriend. “How old are you?” Khabib responded, going along with the joke. 

Realizing that he’s too old to start training, he had another solution in mind. “I think you have to buy [a] dog.” With a dog by his side, that might be Forgeard’s only chance, according to Khabib.

Next on the itinerary was to get the UFC President completely wasted. While they downed a few shots at the very beginning of the day, the real party came later that night. “I’ve got weigh-ins at 11 AM tomorrow,” White joked before taking another shot.

“Our goal is for Dana to not make it to the weigh-ins,” Forgeard said. Ultimately, that didn’t quite come to fruition but it’s clear they got him rather drunk. “We did like eight or 12 [shots] right in a row.”

The weigh-ins went off without a hitch and so too did the PPV event the following day. It was a short-lived trip for the NELK Boys on Fight Island, though it was one that proved all too valuable for some content.

This particular video ended with a teaser of what’s to come for the content creating crew too; it appears as though a call with the United States President is in store, courtesy of Dana White.