Idols Mingle, Play, and Provide Fanservice at the “Idol Futsal World Cup”
The recording of MBC’s upcoming sports special “Idol Futsal World Cup” took place on May 26 at KBS Sportsworld. Over 100 celebrities participated, including members from BEAST, Infinite, EXO, ZE:A, miss A, SISTAR, Nine Muses, After School, Secret, Rainbow, K-Much, Teen Top, U-KISS, Block B, VIXX, GOT7, and Boys Republic. TV personalities Kim Heung Kook, Sam Hammington, Ricky Kim, and Fabian, actors Lee Wan, Yoon Gun, Lee Sang In, Kim Bo Sung and more also took park in the games.
Idols have to be competitive to stay alive in the K-Pop industry and what better event is there to see an army of idols showing their passion and energy than these idol athletic competitions? It’s also a place where they get to mingle together, develop friendship and romantic relationships, chill and enjoy being young and at their top shape. Let’s take a look at some snapshots from this exciting day.
SHINee‘s Minho representing his “A” team and getting his game face on.
BTOB‘s Minhuk looks like he is the midst of conducting an opera.
My, my, Woohyun‘s legs. They do not match that baby face.
This photo makes me want to go all mom-mode and yell, “Straighten up that back!”
What is that furry thing behind Hoya‘s legs? A mic?
VIXX‘s Ravi matches his hair and jacket.
B1A4′s Baro once said on “Radio Star” that he is proud of his legs. I see why now.
C-Clown‘s Ray forms hearts for fans.
Hoya and Baro seem to have the same cut, different color.
BEAST‘s Yoon Doojoon, ever the leader.
EXO‘s Luhan and Xiumin– easily impressed.
Infinite‘s Woohyun- not so easily impressed.
Jewelry‘s Yewon always looks so cute.
Ladies’ Code‘s Sojung and miss A‘s Jia share an umbrella.
Our idols giving out refreshments to fans. Sweet boys~
Idols have to be really careful not to get injured during these competitions.
Woohyun and Hoya notice the camera.
Xiumin and Luhan don’t.
SHINee’s Minho and ZE:A‘s Dongjun have a quick chat. I imagine: “My team is better than yours.” “No it isn’t!”
After School‘s Lizzy and Raina in cheerleading outfits as the girl groups competed in a cheerleading competition.
Minho is very happy after a goal. I can imagine all the K-pop memes from this photo.
Luhan is also very happy, looking like he is about to perform a goal ceremony.
Luhan and Xiumin hug after their team’s success.
Doojoon and Secret‘s Hyosung make their pledges as reps to play clean and safe.
To find out the results of the various competition, check out the broadcast of MBC’s “Idol Futsal World Cup,” which is slated to air in early June.