Me – "What's your name?"
Ref – "I'm Fu Ming"
Me – "Okay mate chill, I only wanted to know your name" pic.twitter.com/LmQ0OrQ1VE
— Punters Lounge Tips (@punterslounge) July 28, 2016
Referee Fu Ming was in charge of the ‘International Champions Cup’ friendly match between Borussia Dortmund and Manchester City on Thursday.
After a clash with their local rivals in Beijing was cancelled earlier this week, City took on the Germans in Shenzhen in the final game of their pre-season tour.
Today's referee is Fu Ming. The match is underway! pic.twitter.com/FD6qGmdE3S
— City Watch (@City_Watch) July 28, 2016
The interestingly named official oversaw a 1-1 draw plus extra time and penalties, from which Pep Guardiola’s side emerged victorious with a 5-6 win despite a sudden death miss from Raheem Sterling.