The 2023 Ryder Cup should still be 9 months away, however Rory McIlroy and Luke Donald are getting followers excited early.
The Group Europe duo have recreated an iconic Love Truly scene of their efforts to unfold some Christmas cheer, with some hilarious references.
Captain Donald and star attraction McIlroy might be taking up Group USA from September 29 to October 1 in Rome, Italy, hoping to retake their crown after a 2021 defeat.
The continental staff event is one in every of golf’s greatest occasions and anticipation might be reaching fever pitch as summer season attracts to an in depth.
However for Donald and McIlroy, that pleasure has already kicked off, with the Englishman turning up on the Northern Irishman’s door to play the function of Andrew Lincoln’s Mark, to Keira Knightly’s Julliet.
Very like the 2003 Christmas romance movie, Donald first holds up a sign which reads ‘say it’s carol singers’ to which McIlroy obliges to his accomplice.
Donald then reveals extra playing cards studying: “Hopefully by this time subsequent yr I might be a profitable Ryder Cup captain.”
He then reveals a photograph of Europe’s 2018 celebrations along with his head photoshopped over Thomas Bjorn’s.
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“But for now let me say without hope or agenda just because it’s Christmas (and we tell the truth at Christmas),” Donald’s cards continue.
“To me you are almost perfect, and the only way I could love you any more would be if you play like this guy at the Ryder Cup in Rome.”
A picture is then revealed of Spaniard Jon Rahm’s legendary 2018 win over Tiger Woods, before the message Merry Christmas appears.
“I’ll try my best captain,” says McIlroy, who Tweeted the video with the caption, “Luke Donald is going door to door spreading Christmas cheer.”
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