Tim and Team USA may have lost to Belgium in the World Cup on July 1, but the soccer star still has a chance to win big on the small screen! ‘Dancing with the Stars’ producers have their eye on Tim and they’re planning to ask him to join the show very soon, a source tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
From the soccer field to the DWTS stage? USMNT player Tim Howard may be joining Dancing with the Stars in the very near future, and HollywoodLife.com has the EXCLUSIVE scoop on his involvement in the show — including whom his dancing parter would be!
Tim Howard On ‘Dancing With The Stars’? — Soccer Star Wanted By Producers
Tim made a World Cup record-breaking 16 saves during an intense match against Belgium on July 1, and even though the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team ultimately lost the game, Tim has become the man of the hour!
“Everyone saw Tim get his hands on almost everything during the World Cup game against Belgium and now Dancing wants to get his hands on one of the dancers,” a source connected to the show tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY.
One dancer in particular is already eager to parter with Tim!
“Cheryl Burke is the frontrunner if Tim joins the show,” our source reveals. “She wants to dance with him and once the holiday passes, he will 100 percent be asked to join the show.” So exciting!
Tim Howard On Record-Breaking 16 Saves: ‘That’s My Job’
Despite losing to Belgium 2-0 in the 2014 FIFA World Cup on July 1, the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team still scored a major victory by fighting its way into the Round of 16 for the first time since 2002.
And no one played better than Tim himself, who made a World Cup record 16 saves. But don’t expect him to brag about it!
“That’s my job. That’s what I signed up to do,” he told ESPN after the game.
So HollywoodLifers, would YOU like to see Tim on DWTS? Let us know!
— Written by Tierney McAfee, Reporting by Russ Weakland
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