Video Proof That Embiid, Saric Are Soccer Prodigies

BOSTON - Noise of energy and excitement emanated from a small area just off the basketball court at Sixers shootaround Thursday morning.

Joel Embiid, Dario Saric and Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot were in a circle with a member of the staff enthusiastically playing soccer. 

Well, kind of. They were using a basketball.

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Watch the video above to see the trio of soccer fans show off their skills. 

Just last week they met with several European football players during the team's trip to London, including Thierry Henry.

@frenchtouch20 meets his childhood idol @thierryhenry!

A post shared by Philadelphia 76ers (@sixers) on Jan 10, 2018 at 10:13am PST

My guys @thibautcourtois @hazardeden_10 #Blues #TheProcess #Blues

A post shared by Joel "The Process" Embiid (@joelembiid) on Jan 14, 2018 at 6:34pm PST

Meet up with some @spursofficial today after practice!

A post shared by Philadelphia 76ers (@sixers) on Jan 10, 2018 at 6:01pm PST

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