The sports world is full of guys and gals with cool and catchy names: Picabo Street, Champ Bailey, Stylez G. White. However, Brazil's soccer team has a player in its ranks who may just have a name that has more coolness than any name in sports history. That includes Dick Butkus.
Brazil put a new forward in their game against Mexico on Saturday. He name is Hulk, according to The Associated Press. That's his full name. It's just "Hulk".
He originally played on the country's reserve team. Coach Mano Menezes put him in the game as they were struggling to overcome a 1-0 deficit.
Hulk managed to help his team stop Mexico's onslaught and even scored a rallying goal but it wasn't enough to turn things around for Brazil. They lost 2-1 giving Mexico their first gold medal in soccer.
We're sure the loss made Hulk angry, but none of the reporters wanted to see him when he was angry.
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