They wanted to temporarily etch references to Wrestlemania and Trotskyites into his Wikipedia page.
Following the 27-year-old forward's unforgettable effort on Saturday, several short-lived edits were made that captured the euphoria and jingoism inspired by the U.S. win in the preliminary round Group A game.
Revision: Badass Scourge Of Trotskyites
Revision: Defeater Of Communism
Revision: A American Hero
Revision: An American Hero Heading For Wrestlemania
— Sporting News (@sportingnews) February 15, 2014
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