I’ve thought in the past how awesome it would be if Gus Johnson were a play-by-play announcer for the World Cup. His passion and enthusiasm as an announcer would match the atmosphere of the world’s most popular sporting event perfectly.
Well, somebody made a video to show how all sorts of awesome it would be. And not just does the video include Gus as an announcer, but also the equally as enthusiastic Bill Raftery as the color commentator. ONIONS! DOUBLE ORDER!
Watch Gus and Raft “call” Landon Donovan’s game-winning goal from the USA’s 2010 World Cup game against Algeria: