Sep 1, 2014, 6:40 PM EDT
It’s theater of the absurd and, at least for this writer, it’s very very funny.
FC Zenit Saint Petersburg put out a promotional deadline day video detailing their acquisition of Bart Simpson on transfer from 20th Century Fox.
Yes, that Bart Simpson.
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A giant, wide-eyed version of the cartoon character makes his way through FC Zenit headquarters, meeting with Andre Villas-Boas and Axel Witsel along the way.
Watch the video below:
It’s pretty great, and even had some wiseacres altering the roster section on FC Zenit’s Wikipedia page.
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