World Cup 2014: Dutch Goalie Sits Down During Game, Inspires Memes (Photos)


Jasper Cillessen propped himself against the goal, and the Internet went wild.

Dutch goalie Jasper Cillessen stole the show during Netherland's 3-0 win over Brazil Saturday — and it wasn't because of any World Cup heroics.

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Cillessen seated himself against the goalpost halfway through the game, when his team was up 2-0, and the Internet swiftly got in gear, debuting the hashtag #JasperCillessenSitsOnThings and spawning dozens of memes.

Here is a selection of the best Cillessen memes to spring up (so far).

If soccer doesn't work out, how about Quidditch?

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Or using those sitting skills to make a civil rights statement?

He even knows how to play the game of thrones.

Be careful...Heisenberg gets touchy with his money.

Green looks good on everyone.

Now this is just embarrassing.

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He even helps celebrate the 20th anniversary of Forrest Gump

He looks right at home on Falcor.

Get out of his way.