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** The general premise of the film is using SupernaturalMartialArts to play UsefulNotes/AssociationFootball.


* ChekhovsSkill: PlayedForLaughs after Fung starts training the team in feints, which becomes their primary strategy against the hoodlum team, to ''hilariously'' minimal effect.

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* ChekhovsSkill: ChekhovsSkill:
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PlayedForLaughs after Fung starts training the team in feints, which becomes their primary strategy against the hoodlum team, to ''hilariously'' minimal effect.



--> '''Sing''': "I'm not going to fight. I'm going to ''play soccer.''"

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--> '''Sing''': -->'''Sing''': "I'm not going to fight. I'm going to ''play soccer.''"



** Anime/CaptainTsubasa: Stephen Chow openly acknowledges this anime as his chief inspiration for the film.

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** Anime/CaptainTsubasa: ''Anime/CaptainTsubasa'': Stephen Chow openly acknowledges this anime as his chief inspiration for the film.


** For the moment when [[spoiler:Mui blocks Team Evil's ball]], someone decided to make the music [[Disney/TheLionKing "King of Pride Rock"]] for whatever reason.

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** For the moment when [[spoiler:Mui blocks Team Evil's ball]], someone decided to make the music [[Disney/TheLionKing [[WesternAnimation/TheLionKing1994 "King of Pride Rock"]] for whatever reason.


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[[caption-width-right:350:[[SeanConneryIsAboutToShootYou Stephen Chow is About to Kick a Flaming Soccer Ball into Your Face]]. ]]


* BlackComedy: When Empty Hand is finally put on a stretcher, the other guys give a speech and send him off like it was Creator/BruceLee's funeral. It's not {{too soon}}, is it?

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* BlackComedy: When Empty Hand is finally put on a stretcher, the other guys give a speech and send him off like it was Creator/BruceLee's funeral. It's not {{too soon}}, is it?


'''Sing:''' I think she is using special effects!

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'''Sing:''' I think she is using it's special effects!


* EverybodyWasKungFuFighting: Sing constantly points out a few people that would have less trouble with their lives if they just knew shaolin kung fu. [[spoiler:After defeating Team Evil, Sing and Mui were last seen walking amongst a crowd now [[MundaneUtility using kung fu to solve mundane problems]]. In the English dub, the song that plays in the background is a cover of "Kung Fu Fighting" by Carl Douglas]].

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* EverybodyWasKungFuFighting: Sing constantly points out a few people that would have less trouble with their lives if they just knew shaolin kung fu. [[spoiler:After defeating Team Evil, Sing and Mui were is last seen walking amongst a crowd now [[MundaneUtility using kung fu to solve mundane problems]]. In the English dub, the song that plays in the background is a cover of "Kung Fu Fighting" by Carl Douglas]].


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** Speaking of the dance sequence, it's an obvious shout out to Michael Jackson's "Music/{{Thriller}}"


* MartialArtsAndCrafts: Sing and his brothers play football with kung fu. Mui uses tai chi when baking. [[spoiler:In the epilogue, martial arts in basically used for everything (including car parking).]]

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* MartialArtsAndCrafts: MartialArtsForMundanePurposes: Sing and his brothers play football with kung fu. Mui uses tai chi when baking. [[spoiler:In the epilogue, martial arts in basically used for everything (including car parking).]]

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* LeaningOnTheFourthWall: When two of Team Mustache's members completely jump over Little Brother and Sing, these two have this to say.
-->'''Little Brother:''' How are they flying like that?\\
'''Sing:''' I think she is using special effects!

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* HappilyMarried: [[spoiler:Sing and Mui by the end of the film.]]


* AllYourColorsCombined: Team Evil's ultimate move is pumping the soccer ball with a crapload of dark energy.


** Iron Vest can make his shirt rip itself apart FistOfTheNorthStar-style.

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** Iron Vest can make his shirt rip itself apart FistOfTheNorthStar-style.''Manga/FistOfTheNorthStar''-style.


* BerserkButton: Do not touch Little Brother's eggs, or bring attention to Hooking Leg's receding hairline.
** Fung also lashes out at Sing the moment he mentions the leg injury.

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* BerserkButton: Do not touch Little Brother's eggs, or bring attention to Hooking Leg's receding hairline.
** Fung also lashes out at Sing the moment he mentions the
hairline, or mention Fung's leg injury.


** CaptainTsubasa: Stephen Chow openly acknowledges this anime as his chief inspiration for the film.

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** CaptainTsubasa: Anime/CaptainTsubasa: Stephen Chow openly acknowledges this anime as his chief inspiration for the film.

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** CaptainTsubasa: Stephen Chow openly acknowledges this anime as his chief inspiration for the film.

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