Make a film title pun from a striker’s name

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We’ve seen Arsenal linked to countless forwards this summer, how much truth there is any of those links is open to question.

Our guess would be ‘not much’, but it doesn’t change the fact we need a striker and people are getting restless. So, in order to pass the time, we’ve decided to play a little game: work a player’s name into the title of a film.

You can use first name or surname, but the film must exist. You can also use any striker you like, rather than just the ones we’ve been reported to be interested in.

Here are a few to kick you off with, please add your own in the comments.

Bacca to the Future

Lukaku’s Talking

Higuaindecent Exposure

Y Tu Benzemama Tambien

Gomez Congeniality

Throw Aubama from the train

Lacazette aux Folles

The Big Lewandowski

Right, you creative pun geniuses, do your stuff.

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ChrisM
ChrisM

Carry on Campo!

ChrisM
ChrisM

(I’m aware he’s not a striker, still had to)

tom
tom

Denis the Menice

Eternal Titi Berg Pat Nostalgia
Eternal Titi Berg Pat Nostalgia

I as in Icardi

Wayne
Wayne

Mad morata

IamaGoober

I know what we didn’t do last summer

The good, the Sanogo and the Ugly

Jurassic Park:
The Lost Chu-young

Giroudfellas

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

The Dalglish Patient

Eternal Titi Berg Pat Nostalgia
Eternal Titi Berg Pat Nostalgia

Auba and war lord Shaka- Conquest of the Emirate.

Ebo
Ebo

The Prince van Persia
I, Robben
East of Eden Hazard
Lukaku’s Talking Now
Serpico Aguero
La Villa En Rose
Saving Private Robben
The Thierryminator
Hulk Fiction
Klose Encounters of the Third Kuyt

Ebo
Ebo

* The Prince of Persie

Cornelius P. Snuffington III
Cornelius P. Snuffington III

B for Benzema.

Bosscielny
Bosscielny

The dark Wright.

It’s not racist, is it?

Btw pogba to utd shows that money is the single most important criteria in transfers. How else do you explain a world class player going from Italian champions to a team in europa league. We on the other hand are always looking for a bargain, something which a cultured left foot touched on in his blog a few days ago.

Why are we told that players like Griezmann and Aubemayang are out of our reach? Why don’t we put in a 75 million quid bid and check the resolve of their parent club. You’ve got to pay over the top sometimes to get what you really want. Do you think utd will regret paying over the top for pogba if they go on to win the league. I don’t think so.

Sorry for killing the jest of the article but this was something bugging me. COYG

Cornelius P. Snuffington III
Cornelius P. Snuffington III

That’s a pretty long and complicated pun, but I’m afraid I don’t get the reference.

Bosscielny
Bosscielny

I included the synopsis too. 😛

Sancheezy
Sancheezy

Droga does Dallas.
Willy Walcott and the chocolate factory.

Bob's Mexican Cousin
Bob's Mexican Cousin

Not sure if he’s a striker…

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

The Wright Stuff

Rocky
Rocky

“John Terry Is A Complete Thundercunt”

OK, I know this isn’t a film title but the player exists and it is factually correct

Gary Baldy
Gary Baldy

I presumed it was a Mad Max reference.
In fact, I wouldn’t have realised apart from the fact you mentioned it !!!!

Thumbs Up all round !

😀

Mr November
Mr November

Van Wilder: Icardi Liason

Rossi88
Rossi88

You missed this surely….Van Persies Party Liason?!

Gooner
Gooner

BenTekken

Cygan's meatball
Cygan's meatball

Aubameyango and cash

George
George

AubameayangoUnchained

PeteyB
PeteyB

I’d rather see Sanogo Unchained

Mr November
Mr November

Good Will Grigg

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Some other classic Matt Damon films include:

The Martial
The Bourne Identiti
The Bourne Supremessi
The Talented Mr. Lupoli

O-Bman-Kenobi
O-Bman-Kenobi

The Hasselbaink Redemption. Carry on Gudjohnsen. Kroos Conrool (Made up 80’s action film I must admit).

Jayhouserock
Jayhouserock

Speed 2 was subtitled cruise control

Tom Gun
Tom Gun

Or the Shawcross Redemption. Obviously this is a movie that will never be made as he doesn’t deserve redemption, the leg snapping orc!

Although I would consider making the movie if he snapped John Terry in half. Not just his leg. The whole thing. In two.

Cornelius P. Snuffington III
Cornelius P. Snuffington III

It’s the story of how one Stoke cunt jumped in front of a runaway car to save the life of Aaron Ramsey.

Stig
Stig

The Shawcross Redemption ofcourse?

Ryan C
Ryan C

Bent it like Beckham?

Griez

Ted E.
Ted E.

“Bendtner like Beckham”, or “The Dane always ring twice”.

Ryan C
Ryan C

I was thinking about the one season wonder Darren Bent that everyone wanted. I wouldn’t dare mess with the name of the Lord.

Going ahead with one season wonders-
Charlie Austin Powers-the spy who..
Michu Black (meet Joe Black)
Carroll
The last air Benteker(Bendtner would fit so well here.. But I’m not blasphemous. No.)
Big bucks Benny (McCarthy)
The good Johnson

And the latest transient hit – The longest Vard(y)

ChrisM
ChrisM

Lupolian Dynamite

leighdickson
leighdickson

Love that one!

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Since we’re going with failed Arsenal strikers here:

The Sunu Also Rises

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

And that famous Spielberg film from the eighties: J.E.T.

lol
lol
Arsical
Arsical

Icardi Jones and the Temple of Doom

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Indiana Jones and the Last Kroosade

BushLeagues
BushLeagues

can tv count?

Gignac Horseman.

Goonertilidie
Goonertilidie

The Good, the Bad and the Icardi

ChrisM
ChrisM

Good Will Huntelaar

leeroy
leeroy

Karim on up the Dybala

(two in one)

GUN
GUN

The curious case of Tomas Rosicky. Not a striker but…

Danny
Danny

Lawrence of Olivier Giroud

Danny
Danny

I’ve got that wrong haven’t I? I wanna change my answer to Deer Hunterlaar, or if that’s already been said, Ben Hur(st). And if not that then just simply ‘Ronaldo’

GUN
GUN

Posted this because of that arseblog article about his footballing age.

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

The Curious Case of Benayoun’s Button

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

The Curious Case of Christopher Sutton

Some Gun
Some Gun

Henry There Yet

newxieland
newxieland

Thierry Up There

90s Kevin Bacon basketball movie for those don’t know.

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Regarding Henry

George Jameson
George Jameson

The Shawcross redemption

George
George

The Pellephant Man

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

A Pelle 13

serotonin
serotonin

The Taking of Pelle One Two Three

The Mert
The Mert

The Last of the Messihicans

serotonin
serotonin

Il Messia

leeroy
leeroy

Gonzalo in 60 seconds

Per's Plums
Per's Plums

Total Henrycall

Dan
Dan

The Incredible Hulk

Florin
Florin

The Good, the Ba and the Ugly

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Cannonba Run

Tiramisu
Tiramisu

The Good, the Bad and the Tevez

EdtheRed
EdtheRed

Three men and a Bebé

StaceySlater
StaceySlater

THIS is the best one

all the entries though have been fantastic. today is a good ass day

Arjan Banerjee
Arjan Banerjee

This is beautiful.

George
George

Saving Kluivert Ryan, also

Con
Con

hahaha that’s great

IanB
IanB

Sanogo Unchained
The Bony dentity
Ince-eption
Deeney Darko
Vardy-go
Saving Private Rondon
Silence of the Longs
One flew over Lukaku’s Nest

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Jackie De Bruyne

Thierry Walcott
Thierry Walcott

Pinky and De Bruyne

Fabulous
Fabulous

Gonzalo with the wind

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Payet Forward

Goonertilidie
Goonertilidie

Alexis in Wonderland

50 Shades of Gandalf the Grey
50 Shades of Gandalf the Grey

50 Shades of Greizman

leeroy
leeroy

Emanuelle Eboue.

I take it blue films are allowed?

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Origi

p
p

No Vardy for Old Men
The Grizz Mile
The Times of Arek Milik

gambon
gambon

Dont want to say mine are best….but:

Morata Kombat
Citizen Kane
Weekend at Borinis
Bas Dost Boot
The Deer Huntelaar

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Watt’s Eating Gilbert Grape

IanB
IanB

Austin Space

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Lost in Space is actually a Theo Walcott biopic.

Yankee Gooner
Yankee Gooner

You rejoinders are killing me, man! Excellent!

soothsayer
soothsayer

House of icardi

goonerjim87
goonerjim87

Can’t think of film names, but had good laugh with this type of thing and band names.

Granit Street Preachers

D
D

Mandzukic of Steel

Alex
Alex

The Big Lewandowski

Alex
Alex

Nevermind I just saw it in the post -_-

gambon
gambon

ET the extra Torrestrial

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Torres

Forceoffice
Forceoffice

Moratatouille

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Matatouille also works.

ChrisM
ChrisM

One Flew Over Lukaku’s Nest

Yorkshire Gunner
Yorkshire Gunner

Tinker theirry soldier spy?

Gunnertron
Gunnertron

Ginter Taylor Amdy Faye

icardiogram
icardiogram

CHICHARITO CATCH A THIEF
FRED WITH BENEFITS
THE CREDIBLE HULK
ASANO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN
VANITY PERSIE FAIR
ZLATANGLED

serotonin
serotonin

ZlaTango in Paris

Cliff Bastin
Cliff Bastin

Romeo and Julian Draxler

Adriano

Action Jackson Martinez (Carl Weathers is one fine actor!)

Tom Thumb
Tom Thumb

Wayne Rooney’s World

kreebilicus
kreebilicus

Jurassic Park Chu-young

kreebilicus
kreebilicus

Ocean’s Elevennegoor of Hesselink

Parisian Weetabix
Parisian Weetabix

Churassic Park?

soothsayer
soothsayer

The incredible Hulk

Stringer Bell
Stringer Bell

The Bergkamp of Alcatraz

leeroy
leeroy

Ba Wars: A New Hope

Coquelin's 3rd leg
Coquelin's 3rd leg

Ba Wars: Breel Embolo Strikes Back.

Third Plebeian
Third Plebeian

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Bacca

ChrisM
ChrisM

The Grapes Of Braithwaite