The first Monday after the long holiday break (for some) can be a total drag. Coffee is meant to be a pick-me-up, but it brought some mixed emotions for U.S. national team and Houston Dash midfielder Carli Lloyd.
Lloyd ordered Starbucks and apparently the barista didn’t quiiiiittteee hear Lloyd’s name correctly:
Nardley is a new one. pic.twitter.com/6SVPYQeOEm
— Carli Lloyd (@CarliLloyd) January 4, 2016
Nardley. Gnarly? Nah. One week from today, the 2015 World Cup champion and Golden Ball winner is likely to be named the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year. It’s probably a good idea to know her name.
Of course, Starbucks is pretty well known for messing up people’s names, perhaps on purpose. Allow us to remind you with this hilarious viral video:
On the bright side for Lloyd on Monday, she got her own Twitter emoji for #CarliLloyd ahead of next week’s Ballon d’Or ceremony, and it’s pretty sweet (click through to Twitter to see the jersey):
— #FIFAWWC (@FIFAWWC) January 4, 2016
— Houston Dash (@HoustonDash) January 4, 2016
UPDATE: Credit to Starbucks for the reply —
— Starbucks Coffee (@Starbucks) January 5, 2016
Your accountSign in
/ 8 hours ago
Alex Morgan scored once. Then she scored again. Her league-leading 11th goal in 10...
/ 2 days ago
Insert the cliché about a tale of two halves here. The United States women’s...