Student Fails French Exam After Naming Cristiano Ronaldo As The Goat
A student failed his French exam by a single mark after he named Cristiano Ronaldo alongside a picture of a goat.
Ahmed Nabil, 15, was presented with a variety of different animals in the paper but rather than write down a 'sensible' answer, he included a certain five-time Ballon d'Or winner in his work.
"It was a French exam I did two years ago." he told SPORTbible.
"For me personally, it was a very hard test and one of the sections was: write the meaning of every animal we show you but in french.
"I couldn't remember what a goat was called in french, so I thought I'd do something creative and make a couple of my mates laugh instead of just leaving it empty."
The above tweet did receive over 15,000 likes in the space of 24 hours, so that may provide a crumb of comfort as many agreed that Ronaldo is in fact, the greatest of all time.
Manchester United fan Nabil believes that is the case, although he does admit a hint of bias.
"If anyone asks me who I think is the goat is, I'll tell him them Ronaldo but deep down I'm not that sure." he told us.
"Sometimes I think that Messi is better but because of my bias, the former United player is the greatest."
Failed my french test, but it's totally unfair. pic.twitter.com/Kkdzp7BiXB
- Nabil (@icecoldvictor) August 21, 2019
In the exact same exam, Nabil also mentioned Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil in his answers.
"The other blank box was a mistake by the teacher, so I thought I'd continue my "football themed" answer and write Ozil." he said.
"When the teacher finally gave me the exam she literally had no reaction. I don't think she even knew who Ronaldo and Ozil was, so she didn't tell me anything afterwards."
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