Weird World Cup beermats – in pictures

When discussing their favourite World Cup moments – Rob Green’s blunders in goal for England, John Barnes rapping – London-based graphic designers Gordon Reid and Callum Stephenson had an idea. They invited 20 of their favourite designers to celebrate the tournament’s stranger sides: the result is Weird World Cup, a collection of beermats depicting bizarre moments. “I love the World Cup because almost everyone remembers something from it. Even my mum, who hates football, remembers the Zidane headbutt,” says Stephenson. The money raised will go to the charity Football Beyond Borders, which supports young people from disadvantaged backgrounds. The designers, however, need to be ready to have their work obscured. “A good beermat is something you don’t really want to ruin by putting your beer on,” says Reid. “Although that ruins its one purpose.”

The beer mats are available to buy at weirdworldcup.com (20 for £5)

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Source: Football News
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