The So Called ‘Kardashian Curse’ Strikes Again As Fans Blame Unexpected PSG Home Defeat on Kim Kardashian
- American socialite Kim Kardashian was spotted at PSG's home game against Stade Rennes
- The influencer, whose kids are big football fans, was a surprise guest at the Parc des Princes
- Her football 'pilgrimage' has since served as a bad omen to the clubs the family has visited
Paris Saint-Germain suffered an unexpected home defeat against Stade Rennes on Sunday evening following Kim Kardashian's surprise visit to the club.
The 42-year-old millionaire television personality cheered on PSG as they competed at their home stadium in the capital city.
However, her presence at the Parc des Princes proved to be a bad omen as Christophe Galtier's men slipped to a 2-0 defeat, per CNN.
How did the game pan out?
Goals from Karl Toko Ekambi and Arnaud Kalimuendo ensured Bruno Genesio's men snapped PSG's 35-game unbeaten run at home to compound the club's recent woes, GOAL reports.
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The Parisians were hoping to make amends for their Champions League shortfall to appease angry fans, who had to watch their team produce yet another lacklustre performance.
The Kardashian Curse
Following the unexpected defeat, fans on social media have attributed the club's loss to the so-called 'Kardashian Curse', which befell Arsenal on Thursday.
"The Kardashian curse is real."
"She did it to Arsenal in the Europa League."
@badunitedfan, who appears to also be an Arsenal fan, pleaded with Kardashian to visit the Etihad Stadium until the end of the season:
"Can she go watch every City game from now until the end of the season, please?"
"Kim Kardashian jinxing arsenal now, PSG."
@Alare_Bems summed up the Kardashian curse:
"Kim Kardashian visited Arsenal on Thursday, and we lost. Now she's gone to PSG, and they've also lost too. The moral of the story is, never allow Kim Kardashian on your club grounds if you really need to win that game."
Kardashian visits Arsenal
Sports Brief earlier reported on one of the biggest influencers in the world dipping her toes in the world of league football.
Kardashian was at the Emirates Stadium for the crunch UEFA Europa League clash between Arsenal and Sporting Lisbon.
She gave 348 million fans a surprise as she posted an image of herself live at the Gunners home arena ahead of the clash.