Many of Thai women and men are big fans of the European soccer. Whether Premier League, UEFA European Championship to Bundesliga, etc. No matter what languages of their Liked soccer players are originally from, those Thai fans have given new names in Thai understanding, yet they are somehow interesting.
Let’s see what they call them.
1. Olivier Giroud, a striker for the Arsenal, many of Thai fans call him Law-lao (Handsome) or Olivier shi-lao — from “Pak shi-lao” means Parsley , some of them have mispronounced for Giroud that it is Shi-roond.
2. Anthony Martial , a forward for the Manchester United, many of Thai fans call him “Ong – toe – nee – Ma – tiao” means Anthony takes a trip.
3. Henrikh Mkhitaryan, a midfielder for the Manchester United ,Thais call him “Hen – rik – ma kee – jak-gra-yaan” means Henrikh is cycling.
4. Jack Wilshere, a midfielder for the Bournemouth, many of Thai fans call him “Jack wheelchair” means Jack is with a wheelchair.
Meanwhile Albert Einstein quoted once that Imagination is more important than knowledge, but Thai fans would say it in their way that Imagination is more important than making a goal.