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11th Aug 2015

Sevilla’s Michael Krohn Dehli decides extra time against Barcelona is beer o’clock (Video)

Nooruddean Choudry

We can guess that competing with the likes of Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez is a thirsty business, but Michael Krohn Dehli went and proved it.

The Danish midfielder had just completed ninety minutes of football in the UEFA Super Cup clash against Barcelona, in a thrilling game that included eight goals.

The prospect of two extra halves drove poor Michael to drink, as he clearly needed a swift half of his own to continue.

It explains why the 32-year-old gulped down a quick swig of beer as he prepared for extra time – despite holding a non-alcoholic drink in his other hand.

We’re guessing he needed a few more after Barca’s Pedro secured a dramatic 5-4 win for the Catalans…