Originally posted on Next Impulse Sports  |  Last updated 6/23/14
Americans were rooting against Cristiano Ronaldo yesterday. Joel Embiid was rooting for him. Embiid told everyone on Twitter that his World Cup rooting interests ran counter to most Americans. You can guess what the fallout of that was: Ronaldo my boy #halamadrid — Joel-Hans Embiid (@JoelEmbiid) June 22, 2014 This one doesn’t even make a lick of sense. Yo for real **** @JoelEmbiid. That's some Donald Sterling **** you just pulled — ray calara (@THE_raycalara) June 23, 2014 And there’s stuff like these gems: @JoelEmbiid if it wasn't for the USA you'd still be living in a third world country, show some respect. — Rich Homie John (@Johnsiebels) June 23, 2014 @JoelEmbiid **** you *****. You living in USA — Belair_king (@rocklyjames) June 22, 2014 And because Embiid roots for one of the most famous athletes on the planet, he’s obviously worth passing on in the draft for that reason: “@JoelEmbiid: Ronaldo my boy #halamadrid” praying the Sixers pass on this guy. — Sean Donnelly (@_SeanDonnelly) June 22, 2014 Some people just get right to the point: @JoelEmbiid **** you you crippled ***** — Big Ant (@BigAntSwag) June 22, 2014 @JoelEmbiid #gregoden — charles calloway (@c3calloway) June 22, 2014 So, yeah. Not too pretty. Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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