Newcastle boss Alan Pardew likened Hatem Ben Arfa to Heineken this week, paraphrasing the Dutch lager's famous slogan that it "refreshes the parts other beers cannot reach". "He's a player that can reach heights that other players can't reach," said Pardew, "that Heineken player, if you like."
Football and beer is definitely a good combination, so here at talkSPORT we've continued the theme and likened some more players with brewed and fermented malt drinks.
CLICK ON THE ARROWS ON THE PICTURES ABOVE TO SEE WHICH PLAYERS MATCH WHICH BEERS.
DISCLAIMER: PLEASE NOTE NONE OF THESE PLAYERS OFFICIALLY ENDORSE THESE BEERS. BUT IF ANY OF THE BEER COMPANIES IN QUESTION WANT TO SEND TALKSPORT A LOAD OF FREE BOOZE, WE'D BE RUDE NOT TO ACCEPT!