It’s hard to believe that there’s a professional football (soccer) club that’s actually named Lebowski, as in “The Big Lebowski,” but that’s exactly what a group of fans of The Dude did in Italy (check out the club’s logo, at right). The Guardian profiles CS Lebowski:
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If the hotel receptionist thought it was strange that six English people wanted to call a taxi to the Campo Sportivo San Donnino on the outskirts of Florence, that was nothing compared to the reaction from the driver who picked us up. On the way to the home of Centro Storico Lebowski, an amateur football club in the Campi Bisenzio area, the driver made several phone calls to his friends to tell them about this bizarre pickup. Perhaps the strangest part was that the first team weren’t even playing that day. The only match was between CS Lebowski Juniores and the youth side from ASD Maliseti Tobbianese, a club from nearby Prato.