ORG XMIT: PSQ47 REFILE WITH ADDITIONAL INFORMATION    Mike D’Amico of the U.S., also known by his alter ego Teddy Goalsevelt, salutes before for the 2014 World Cup round of 16 game between U.S. and Belgium at the Fonte Nova arena in Salvador July 1, 2014.  REUTERS/Sergio Moraes (BRAZIL  - Tags: SOCCER SPORT WORLD CUP)

In the wake of Sepp Blatter’s resignation, the USMNT’s most recognizable supporter, Teddy Goalsevelt, has thrown his name in the ring to become the next FIFA President.  Check out the official press conference announcement after the jump:

I had the pleasure of meeting Teddy (his real name is Mike) in Brazil during the World Cup last summer, and run into him all the time at American Outlaws events here in Chicago.  Awesome video from an awesome guy.


Total Sports Bloggers Matt and Hook with USMNT Supporters Teddy Goalsevelt and another guy who dresses up in military gear usually for US games