Mascots serve an important role on soccer teams. To children, they can be the face of the team. To adults, they are certainly the face of the team*.
So what happens when the mascot takes his head off? Horror, but why would he do such a thing? He’s piss drunk, of course.
That is Austria Vienna mascot “Super Leo.” He turned 42 years old on Saturday and may have gone a little over the top at his birthday party.
But, come on, we’ve all been there. Can you blame a lion for partying too hard at his birthday party? #WeStandWithLeo
* We may be overstating the role of mascots. Maybe.