Independiente Del Valle of Ecuador won a semi-final in the Under-20 Copa Libertadores with a 3-2 win over Uruguay’s Club Atletico River Plate.
But the real action happened when one of Independiente’s players, Angelo Preciado, grabbed the corner flag to protect himself against his opponents.
Maybe he didn’t intend to model himself on Hans Solo – but El Malaguero certainly saw the similarities. Here’s his Star Wars version of the fight on Twitter…
HICE UNA DE STAR WARS CON EL LOQUILLO QUE SE DEFENDIÓ CON EL BANDERÍN DEL CÓRNER.
LES DOY TODO DE MÍ. pic.twitter.com/m1BxmTJiX0
— El Malaguero (@ElMalaguero) February 22, 2018