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With great prominence, Bayern opened a football school in Ethiopia. The Bavarian prime minister is also present – and a bear that looks like the mascot of the "Bernie" club. He does not wear pants and does strange things.
ZYou can not see anything spectacular in the photos that were taken during the ceremonial opening of the FC Bayern football school in Addis Ababa. Some authorities are around the Trachtenjanker in the African sun, the idol Giovane Elber is there, hands are shaken, speeches made.
In a photo you can see the Bavarian prime minister, Markus Söder, who is conveniently visiting Ethiopia. Söder put on his winning smile and imitates the chess pose of the football stars. Müller-Boateng-Hummels stands behind him on a huge banner. So far, so common.
Something confusing, however: While Söder pensive on the cameras, runs in the background of a mascot in a plush costume around. It's supposed to be a bear. The bear has big eyes but no pants. He is naked downstairs. Something is hanging between his legs. Something very big.
This is generally only known from Japanese fantasy porn. But not since the inauguration of an academy of FC Bayern.
In one photo, the mascot grabs the crotch, a typical soccer player gesture, but the footprint in the vegetable probably was not in the protocol here. Söder also notices the frivolous bear's agitation. The Prime Minister laughs.
Club reacts presumptuously
It is not yet clear how the nude bear came to the event. It is said that the Ethiopian Football Association ordered the mascot.
Apparently, they were equipped to equip the clothing style of the 2006 World Cup mascot. At that time, the DFB and FIFA sent the lion "Goleo" across the country. Although he also wore no pants, but at least nothing between his swaying legs.
On the Internet poured soon after the announcement of the images Häme on the Bayern. Some users thought the teddy bear was "Bernie", the mascot of the German record holder. "Spending millions, but" the pants for the poor were not in the budget, "mocks a commentator.
The club reacted presumptuously. "Of course this is not our mascot. If we knew that, we would have lost the mascot leather trousers from Ethiopia," a Bayern spokesman said. "Our Bernie was not present at the inauguration in Addis Ababa." Rarely a pair of leather pants was so useful.