Los Angeles, CA - What do you get when you mix Latin celebrities and soccer? MTV Tr3's upcoming "Rock N' Gol" TV Special that was taped last on March 31, 2010 at the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA.
Artists from television, movies, music and the soccer sports world got together for a celebrity centered soccer game consisting of four teams named No Se Puede United, AC Pitch Smackers, Locura United and Deportivo Cansados. According to MTV Tr3s, the game is a unique 4x4 tournament fusing traditional soccer with some very non-traditional twists.
It was an exciting event as soccer professionals and celebrities showed their World Cup spirit as they kicked the ball back in forth in hopes of making a goal. Music artist Jenni Rivera admitted that this was her first time playing soccer which also was a fun experience. Even Sen Dog of Cypress Hill jokingly admitted that hasn't played soccer. Aside from celebrities such as Michelle Rodriguez, Alfonso Poncho Herrera, David Bisbal, Walter Perez, and BBoy Legacy among others strutting their soccer finesse, a special surprise guest performed for the half time show.
Check out Pacific Rim Video's Chris Trondsen, Omar Rodriguez and Jose Rodriguez as they interview artists and sports professionals how participated in the soccer game at youtube.com/pacificrimvideo . ROCK N’ GOL airs on June 3rd at 9:00pm (EST) on MTV Tr3s with an additional MTV2 broadcast post premiere. The event was also sponsored by T-Mobile, Subway® Restaurants and Toyota