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WATCH: Portuguese football player withdraws LeBron James’ celebration in Italian Serie-A

Some celebrations become iconic and stay with us for life. Among those celebrations in the NBA is LeBron James’ legendary knee-high celebration. Over time, James has grown into one of the league’s top scorers. A destructive attacker, he even manages to marvel at times. This is clearly seen in the Lakers’ current roster, as they have struggled to secure victories in his absence. Recently, however, LeBron’s iconic action has shifted to football.

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One of the biggest stars in the NBA, LeBron James, has built a clean image for himself over the years. Now in his 19th season, he continues to dazzle on the pitch. Other than that, the 17-time All-star is also a global icon; the one who hits the money because he is a famous celebrity. He is one of the most followed athletes, so much so that his celebration has traveled to Italy. During a Serie-A meeting, the Udinese striker Beto reproduced James’ celebration.

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WATCH: Udinese forward replicates LeBron James’ Serie-A celebration

Whenever the 36-year-old creates magic on the court, he brings out his iconic celebration. In the process, he pulls his legs upwards and lowers his arms. Struggling Udinese took on AC Milan in a clutch football battle in Italy on Sunday. After a stormy hour and a half, the game ended in a 1-1 draw. However, fans got a glimpse of the NBA early in the game, as a Udinese forward pulled the celebration off LeBron after scoring. Looked.

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In the 17th minute, the underdogs rushed in attack. Forward Noberto Gomes, or Beto, went alone to take the lead. After seeing his shot blocked twice, the 23-year-old put the ball in the net. As a global phenomenon Zlatan Ibrahimovic et co. looked, Beto pulled out the iconic victory dance. It reminded NBA fans around the world of James, who also celebrated the celebration not too long ago.

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If James can maintain his form, he’ll surely have tons of chances to pull out his celebration more often this year. Can he lead the Lakers to a historic title in 2022? Only time will tell.

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