Monday September 1st, 2014

FC Zenit St. Petersburg is boasting a big name acquisition in the form of its new mascot, Bart Simpson.

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The Russian soccer club announced that it had reached a deal with The Simpsons production company, 20th Century Fox, to make the beloved animated 10-year-old an official on-field presence.

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Based on the looks of the Bart costume the club posted in the tweet, it has not gotten past Season 1 of the show.
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