Bend It Like Penguin! Soccer Animals
From orangutans to elephants, these footie-loving animals gear up for the 2010 FIFA World Cup tournament, which kicks off Friday
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It’s so popular, even orangutans do it.
Use as much anti-gravity technique as possible, like this cat, who can float the ball. Look, Ma –no paws!
Me first! No, me first! Why are you copying me, you parrot!
One of us is going to have to try and play some offense eventually.
So good at passing, he doesn’t even have to look.
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Foul! Ref, can this guy get a red card?
Are you ready for this? Rhino’s going to blow your mind.
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This is a friendly match! Therefore, tiny, four-legged creatures are allowed.
Eyes on the prize, guys. Keep your eyes on the prize.
He moves his legs so fast you can’t even see them touch the ball!
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I can’t touch with my hands? I dare you to stop me.