Teemu Pukki’s surname turns out to be a nightmare for Malaysians!
Image Courtesy: Getty ImagesAdvertisement os0mNBA Finals | Brooklyn VscclalWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre E5poyx( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) fxWould you ever consider trying this?😱315qpCan your students do this? 🌚4pbuuRoller skating! Powered by Firework Teemu Pukki, the Norwich City striker has been a trending name in recent English football, but his surname has proven to be a hitch for the Malaysian media. Reson? ‘Pukki’ translates to ‘c**t’ in the Indonesian region.Advertisement Image Courtesy: Getty ImagesThe Malaysian sports media were having some serious trouble mentioning the 29 year old’s surname, as it translates into a slang word in the Malay language.The Finnish foward has just got a taste of Premier League football this year, following The Canaries’ promotion from EFL Championship, and has his name up in the list of Golden boot contenders, just a goal behind Manchester City’s starman Sergio Agüero.Advertisement However, Stadium Astro, a Bahasa Malaysian channel, is having a hard time mentioning the hitman with the profanity surname.Stan Collymore, former Premier League forward, who is now working as a pundit in Indonesia, Tweeted an interesting conversation from the team meeting in Kuala Lumpur.Advertisement Malaysian fans have already made the name ‘Pukki’ trending, captivated by the player’s blistering goalscoring ability, and also his name.Pukki joined Norwich in 2018 from Danish side Brøndby IF on a free transfer, and took the Championship by storm, netting in 34 goals in a total of 47 appearances.They are facing the defending champions Manchester City on 14th September. Advertisement