You know you've made it in America, and New York specifically, when you've got your own sandwich.
Yes, former Juventus and current New York City FC midfielder Andrea Pirlo has been honored with a sandwich being named after him in a Manhattan speciality sandwich shop known as No. 7 Subs, and with a host of Italian themed ingredients it looks like something that Joey Tribbiani would be salivating over.
The writers of MLSsoccer.com discovered this delightful sandwich and even did a taste test, so if you're curious to know how it actually plays be sure to check out their article.
The shop could do with a spell-check on their signs anyway:
What goes into The Pirlo? The ingredients are:
White Italian bread. That sounds Italian.
Salami. That is Italian.
Fried zucchini. That's pretty Italian.
Mozzarella. Very Italian there.
Pickled blueberries. Interesting...
And it looks like this:
So be sure to check it out if you're heading to New York any time soon.
We're surprised there isn't a Robbie Keane kebab and chips or something, although maybe that's not much of an LA thing.