CBS Sports activities has introduced that the primary of its reside Champions League ‘watch occasion’ exhibits will probably be going down in Brooklyn, New York for matchday 5.
The star-studded crew of Thierry Henry, Jamie Carragher and Micah Richards reacted with totally different ranges of pleasure, with the latter two rather more excited than the New York Pink Bulls legend – himself an everyday within the metropolis.
American analyst Clint Dempsey, Maurice Edu, and former USMNT worldwide Charlie Davies will even be becoming a member of the published on October 25 and 26, named ‘Vacation spot Brooklyn’.
Thierry Henry appeared embarrassed by CBS colleagues Jamie Carragher and Micah Richards
Widespread pair Carragher (proper) and Henry (heart) will probably be in Brooklyn for a CBS viewing occasion
Upon being quizzed on New York, Carragher – carrying an ‘I Love New York’ t-shirt – was fast to embarrass himself after being requested to call the 2 Main League Soccer groups within the metropolis.
‘MLS… MLS… Oh sure MLS, New York… err Cosmos?,’ Carragher stated earlier than Richards screamed with laughter. Carragher then corrected himself to say the New York Pink Bulls, nevertheless nonetheless didn’t point out New York Metropolis FC – present MLS Cup champion.
Henry, who performed for the Pink Bulls from 2010-2014 was then requested to call the 5 boroughs of New York Metropolis, to which he was simply capable of do.
Richards was then requested a query a few New Yorkers’ most well-liked bagel topping, to which he replied ‘cream cheese’, earlier than mispronouncing ‘pastrami’ as ‘astrology’.
Henry is a New York Pink Bulls legend and an everyday to the Massive Apple – he’ll be again this month
Seeming embarrassed by his co-host, Henry turned to anchor Abdo and requested: ‘Are we going with them? In the event that they see this, they’ll get in?’
Abdo would change the topic to go on and point out that Dempsey, Edu, and Davies could be becoming a member of them.
Carragher once more turned the focal point for the mistaken causes, saying ‘so we’ve obtained Clint, we’ve obtained Moe… who’s Charlie Davies?’
After the laughter subsided from the remainder of the solid, Abdo hinted that the American broadcast crew could concern a problem to the English one, given there are soccer fields the place they are going to be broadcasting from.
Richards and Carragher challenged the American crew to deliver any 5 gamers and tackle the three co-hosts, saying the English facet would win based mostly off Champions League expertise.
Henry brings the ball up the sector towards Sporting Kansas Metropolis throughout a recreation in August 2013