Is that you, Kyle? Radio host Sandilands is left gobsmacked to find his doppelgänger cheering on Argentina in the stands at the 2022 World Cup
On Wednesday, a fan named Peter called in to The Kyle and Jackie O Show to explain he’d spotted a man in the crowd cheering on the team while watching the game at home.
‘Are you in Qatar by any chance?’ he asked.
Kyle Sandilands was shocked when he discovered his lookalike was cheering on Argentina at the 2022 FIFA World Cup
He explained how his son ‘started jumping up and down’ in front of the TV and began shouting, ‘I saw Kyle! I saw Kyle in the crowd!’
When the radio station played the footage of the crowd in front of Kyle and his fill-in co-host Brittany Hockley, the studio erupted with shock.
‘Oh my God!’ Kyle shouted. ‘That looked exactly like me!’
The 51-year-old radio host said while he hates sport, he did think the unknown man, complete with a beard and hat, was the spitting image of himself.
On Wednesday, a fan named Peter called in to the Kyle and Jackie O Show to explain he’d spotted a man in the crowd cheering for the team while watching the game on TV the night before
‘As if I’d be there and fist pumping in the air with a blue and white shirt,’ Kyle added.
‘A lot of people come on here and say “Oh, yeah, I’m your doppelgänger.” Everyone says it. But when I see them, they’re disgusting, right? They’re hideous.’
Peter added: ‘I thought this guy was a good looking guy.’
The 51-year-old radio host said that while he hates sport, he did think the unkown man was the spitting image of himself – complete with a beard and hat
‘Thank you. I agree,’ Kyle said.
Argentina suffered a shock defeat by Saudi Arabia in Qatar on Tuesday.
The South American champions were unable to pull through for the better, with two quickfire second half goals from the Saudis causing one of the biggest upsets in World Cup history.