Athletes Rocking Christmas Sweaters


Christmas is the only time of the year where it’s acceptable to can your favourite jumper or hoodie, and rock that ghastly sweater your grandma knitted you back when you were 13. Athletes are no different, and just because they get paid millions and millions each year, it doesn’t stop them from slipping on a daggy Christmas sweater!


Who has best Christmas sweater of them all? Have your say!


Andy Murray is probably the most notable in this category after he tweeted one christmas.




Not to be outdone, Andy’s brother, Jamie Murray, didn’t miss out on the action.




There’s something creepy about Kobe Bryant in this image…




Steph Curry can do no wrong at the moment, and his Christmas Sweater game is strong!


steph curry


J.J. Watt of the Houston Texans was snapped wearing this hideous jumper, but who’s going to tell the 196cm, 131kg Defensive End it looks bad?


J.J. Watt


We’re not too sure that LeBron James’ sweater is Christmas themed, but it hurts our eyes enough to get a run.




NHL Star Patrick Marleau gets extra points for his print of Santa using the ‘Men’s Room’.




The Arsenal trio of Giroud, Ozil and Sanchez are having a fine 2015, and what a way to cap it with matching snowman pullovers.




Cyril Rioli was awarded with the Norm Smith Medal just a few months ago. We don’t think he’ll be winning anything with this number though….


Cyril Rioli


The WWE cast are well-known for their masculinity, just don’t judge Jerry Lawler on these efforts.




The longer you look at these Collingwood players lined up in their sweaters, the weirder it gets.




While this isn’t exactly a Christmas sweater, Cristiano Ronaldo’s jumper has all the makings of one.


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This is Shaquille O’Neill dressed as Santa Clause. What are you going to do if you catch him climbing down your chimney?


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