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Check out the Sacramento Republic puppy cup

Celebrate some real dogs for underdog week.

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It is underdog week here at SB Nation, and while much of the content around underdogs concerns human sports, let’s take a moment on this Friday to remember actual dogs. Puppies, to be exact.

Sacramento Republic FC put out a video a little while back of the “World Pup,” which is a good pun if you know they’re playing on the World Cup, otherwise it sounds like a superhero dog or something. Anyway, there was a video where little puppies played soccer. And did other puppy things.

I recently got a puppy myself, so much of this was pretty familiar. Didn’t see any footage in the final cut of the video of “Ouch! No biting!” which happens a lot in my household. However, the final, hilariously unforgettable image of the video is something my own dog, an Italian Greyhound, would absolutely do.

Do you have a dog? Can you somehow connect them to Sacramento Republic? No? Don’t worry about it, let’s talk about dogs for a bit in the comments below.