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* OutOfGenreExperience: "Sepak Attack" has Shakes temporarily playing [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sepak_takraw sepak takraw]] for a team called Aces after the team's jet was grounded in [[UsefulNotes/{{Malaysia}} Kuala Lumpur]].

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* OutOfGenreExperience: "Sepak Attack" has Shakes temporarily playing [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sepak_takraw sepak takraw]] for a team called Aces after the team's Strikas' jet was grounded in [[UsefulNotes/{{Malaysia}} Kuala Lumpur]].


Supa Strikas is an animated TV show based around the adventures of a fictional soccer team called Supa Strikas as they try to win the Super League Trophy. They travel around the world taking on challenges, opposition teams trying to use tricks to beat them, and tackling personal issues. They play mostly against a handful of regular teams to build up rivalries between players- with the most common teams being Invincible United, Technicali, and Iron Tank. They also play against a lot of one off teams that tend to play in unique places such as a floating stadium or the top of a skyscraper or have a special skill (when they're not cheating) they use to win games.

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Supa Strikas is an animated TV show loosely based on an UsefulNotes/AssociationFootball-themed ComicBook of the same name that revolves around the adventures of a fictional soccer team called Supa Strikas as they try to win the Super League Trophy. They travel around the world taking on challenges, opposition teams trying to use tricks to beat them, and tackling personal issues. They play mostly against a handful of regular teams to build up rivalries between players- with the most common teams being Invincible United, Technicali, and Iron Tank. They also play against a lot of one off teams that tend to play in unique places such as a floating stadium or the top of a skyscraper or have a special skill (when they're not cheating) they use to win games.


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* OutOfGenreExperience: "Sepak Attack" has Shakes temporarily playing [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sepak_takraw sepak takraw]] for a team called Aces after the team's jet was grounded in [[UsefulNotes/{{Malaysia}} Kuala Lumpur]].


'''Twisting Tiger''': A player known for his 'twisting tiger' move where he [[EverythingsBetterWithSpinning twists]] his body around, animated as a [[WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes Tasmanian Devil]]-like whirlwind.

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'''Twisting Tiger''': A player known for his 'twisting tiger' 'Twisting Tornado' move where he [[EverythingsBetterWithSpinning twists]] his body around, animated as a [[WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes Tasmanian Devil]]-like whirlwind.



* OpposingSportsTeam: It varies from team to team but most of Supa Strikas' opponents cheat. Sometimes the coach and players are in cahoots but there are times that the players aren't aware (usually when a player is on a FriendlyRivalry with a Strika).

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* OpposingSportsTeam: It varies from team to team but most of Supa Strikas' opponents cheat. Sometimes the coach and players are in cahoots but there are times that the players aren't aware (usually when a player is on a FriendlyRivalry with a Strika).Strika) and sometimes when the coach isn't.

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* GratuitousForeignLanguage: Comes up frequently given that the Super League is international. Most common is the name of the news channel ''Futbol'' 360.


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* InterchangeableAsianCultures: Ura Giri is Japanese but his hair is arranged similarly to a Manchu [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Queue_(hairstyle) Queue]] and he wears traditional Chinese men's jacket and shoes, though he also wears a stylized karate gi sometimes.


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* OldMaster: Ura Giri got the looks down.


* AcclaimedFlop: In-universe, the Strikas' movie "Strike Team" is panned by critics but adored by fans.


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* CriticProof: In-universe, the Strikas' movie "Strike Team" is panned by critics but sold out and adored by fans.


* DarkHorseVictory: [[spoiler:El Matador]] won in a RealityShow he wasn't invited in [[AchievementsInIgnorance by getting lost]] in the set.



* EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette: Grim FC has players that fit this but some of them subvert it by not having the brunette part down.
* EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: Supa Strikas' ''Coach''.

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* EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette: Grim Grimm FC has players that fit this but some of them subvert it by not having the brunette part down.
* EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: Supa Strikas' ''Coach''.''Coach'' and ''Professor''.



* ShoutOut: On episode titles that border on IncrediblyLamePun.
** Dooma's Day seems to be a deliberate reference to the Comicbook/{{Superman}} character Doomsday.
** ''[[Music/LedZeppelin Led Steppin]]''
** ''Film/{{Spaceballs}}''
** ''[[ElSpanishO El]] [[Music/SimonAndGarfunkel Sound of Silencio]]''
** ''[[Literature/TwentyThousandLeaguesUnderTheSea One Super League Under the Sea]]''
** ''[[Theatre/FiddlerOnTheRoof Dribbler on the Roof]]''
** ''[[Film/SnakesOnAPlane Shakes on a Train]]''
** ''[[Film/DasBoot Dat Boot]]''
** ''[[Series/RobotWars Roblok Wars]]''
** ''Series/ScareTactics''
** ''[[Music/BobMarley Cuju Be Loved]]''[[note]]From Bob Marley's song ''Could You Be Loved''[[/note]]
** ''[[Film/CloseEncountersOfTheThirdKind Klaus Encounters of the Nerd Kind]]''
** ''[[Series/WinnerTakeAll Spinner Takes All]]''
** ''[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Rumble_in_the_Jungle Stumble in the Jungle]]''


'''Twisting Tiger''': A player known for his 'twisting tiger' move where he [[EverythingsBetterWithSpinning twists]] his body around, animated as a Tasmanian Devil-like whirlwind.

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'''Twisting Tiger''': A player known for his 'twisting tiger' move where he [[EverythingsBetterWithSpinning twists]] his body around, animated as a [[WesternAnimation/LooneyTunes Tasmanian Devil-like Devil]]-like whirlwind.


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* AwesomeButImpractical: Some of the Strikas wanted to use a bunch of fancy moves from their movie in a match against the Sultans but Coach was against it, citing that the desert stadium's heat will quickly exhaust them.


'''Cool Joe''': His main obsession is everything 70s- he has an [[FunnyAfro afro with a comb]] in it, [[DiscoDan loves disco]] (and owns one), and wears [[TheSeventies 70s]] shoes.

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'''Cool Joe''': His main obsession is everything 70s- [[TheSeventies 70s]] he has an [[FunnyAfro afro with a comb]] in it, [[DiscoDan loves disco]] (and owns one), and wears [[TheSeventies 70s]] 70s shoes.



'''Coach''': A super competent coach, portrayed as having a tactical answer to every tactic the opposition has.

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'''Coach''': A super competent coach, portrayed as [[TheStrategist having a tactical answer answer]] to every tactic the opposition has.


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[[caption-width-right:350:The Super League's Greatest.[[note]]''Front, Left to Right:'' '''Coach, Klaus, Dancing Rasta, Twisting Tiger, Shakes, El Matador, North, Cool Joe'''; ''Back, Left to Right:'' '''Big Bo, Blok'''; ''Not pictured:'' Eagle Eye, the Substitutes, and the [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/12th_man_(football) 12th Man]][[/note]]]]



'''Klaus''': A second choice striker [[CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass comical player]] well-versed in passing techniques.

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'''Klaus''': A second choice striker and [[CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass comical player]] well-versed in passing techniques.


'''El Matador''': Shakes' partner as a striker, he is incredibly vain.

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'''El Matador''': Shakes' partner as a striker, he is [[TheDandy incredibly vain.
vain]].



'''Blok''': An [[TheUnintelligible]] unintelligible defender.

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'''Blok''': An [[TheUnintelligible]] unintelligible [[TheUnintelligible unintelligible]] defender.


'''Shakes''': Arguably the everyman of the team.

'''Dancing Rasta''': The Jamaican captain of the team, is prone to giving motivational speeches.

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'''Shakes''': Arguably the everyman TheEveryman of the team.

'''Dancing Rasta''': The Jamaican [[WelcomeToTheCaribbeanMon Jamaican]] captain of the team, is prone to giving motivational speeches.



'''Twisting Tiger''': A player known for his 'twisting tiger' move where he twists his body around, animated as a Tasmanian Devil-like whirlwind.

'''Cool Joe''': His main obsession is everything 70s- he has an afro with a comb in it, loves disco (and owns one), and wears 70s shoes.

'''Blok''': An unintelligible defender.

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'''Twisting Tiger''': A player known for his 'twisting tiger' move where he twists [[EverythingsBetterWithSpinning twists]] his body around, animated as a Tasmanian Devil-like whirlwind.

'''Cool Joe''': His main obsession is everything 70s- he has an [[FunnyAfro afro with a comb comb]] in it, [[DiscoDan loves disco disco]] (and owns one), and wears 70s [[TheSeventies 70s]] shoes.

'''Blok''': An [[TheUnintelligible]] unintelligible defender.
defender.

'''Klaus''': A second choice striker [[CrouchingMoronHiddenBadass comical player]] well-versed in passing techniques.

'''North''': A first choice defender along with Blok. He also [[SurferDude surfs]] in his spare time.



* CelebrityImpersonator: There are a lot of El Matador wannabes and they're part of his fan club. He also has a BodyDouble for when the team starred in a movie. Spenza also had a go at the disguise when he saved Shakes from being brainwashed in ''Dooma's Day''.



* CelebrityImpersonator: There are a lot of El Matador wannabes and they're part of his fan club. He also has a BodyDouble for when the team starred in a movie. Spenza also had a go at the disguise when he saved Shakes from being brainwashed in ''Dooma's Day''.

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* CelebrityImpersonator: There are a lot of CloudCuckoolander: Klaus and El Matador wannabes and they're part of his fan club. He also has a BodyDouble for when sometimes, depending on the team starred in a movie. Spenza also had a go at the disguise when he saved Shakes from being brainwashed in ''Dooma's Day''.occasion.



* RedShirt: Literal with Strikas' bench players but subverted in that they're more like MauveShirt[[note]]They have names and faces but rarely have a speaking line or shown playing.[[/note]] and downplayed, of course, since it's just football, no matter how [[SeriousBusiness serious]].

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* RedShirt: Literal with Strikas' bench players but subverted in that they're more like MauveShirt[[note]]They have names and faces but rarely have a speaking line lines or shown playing.[[/note]] and downplayed, of course, since it's just football, no matter how [[SeriousBusiness serious]].


* AcclaimedFlop: In-universe, the Strikas' movie "Strike Team" is panned by critics but adored by fans.



* CelebrityImpersonator: There are a lot of El Matador wannabes and they're part of his fan club. He also has a StuntDouble for when the team starred in a movie.

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* CelebrityImpersonator: There are a lot of El Matador wannabes and they're part of his fan club. He also has a StuntDouble BodyDouble for when the team starred in a movie.movie. Spenza also had a go at the disguise when he saved Shakes from being brainwashed in ''Dooma's Day''.



* DesertBandits: One such group captured the Supa Strikas when the team had to go to the stadium for their game against the Sultans on foot (as training for the harsh climate). [[spoiler:They were actors hired by Coach to teach the players a lesson]].



* Executive Meddling: An in-universe example, Cool Joe is given a record contract but is required to change pretty much everything about his act.

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* Executive Meddling: ExecutiveMeddling: An in-universe example, Cool Joe is given a record contract but is required to change pretty much everything about his act.



* IAmTheNoun: According to Skarra in ''Dooma's Day'': "I am Invincible United."



* RedShirt: Literal with Strikas' bench players but subverted in that they're more like MauveShirt[[note]]They have names and faces but rarely have a speaking line or shown playing.[[/note]] and downplayed, of course, since it's just football, no matter how [[SeriousBusiness serious]].



** ''[[Music/BobMarley Cuju Be Loved]]''

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** ''[[Music/BobMarley Cuju Be Loved]]''Loved]]''[[note]]From Bob Marley's song ''Could You Be Loved''[[/note]]


* EyesAlwaysShut: Most of Nakama FC's players.



** Dooma's Day seems to be a deliberate reference to the Superman Character Doomsday.

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** Dooma's Day seems to be a deliberate reference to the Superman Character Comicbook/{{Superman}} character Doomsday.


* APirate400YearsTooLate: El Ariete, the eccentric and reclusive heading coach, wears pirate attire and fires footballs from cannons.



* TheButlerDidIt: Klaus believes this to be ''always'' true from what he read in the Inspector [[SherlockHomage von Spector]] mystery novels. Two Super League investigators share this belief.



* APirate400YearsTooLate: El Ariete, the eccentric and reclusive heading coach, wears pirate attire and fires footballs from cannons.



* ShoutOut: Dooma's Day seems to be a deliberate reference to the Superman Character Doomsday.

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* ShoutOut: On episode titles that border on IncrediblyLamePun.
**
Dooma's Day seems to be a deliberate reference to the Superman Character Doomsday.Doomsday.
** ''[[Music/LedZeppelin Led Steppin]]''
** ''Film/{{Spaceballs}}''
** ''[[ElSpanishO El]] [[Music/SimonAndGarfunkel Sound of Silencio]]''
** ''[[Literature/TwentyThousandLeaguesUnderTheSea One Super League Under the Sea]]''
** ''[[Theatre/FiddlerOnTheRoof Dribbler on the Roof]]''
** ''[[Film/SnakesOnAPlane Shakes on a Train]]''
** ''[[Film/DasBoot Dat Boot]]''
** ''[[Series/RobotWars Roblok Wars]]''
** ''Series/ScareTactics''
** ''[[Music/BobMarley Cuju Be Loved]]''
** ''[[Film/CloseEncountersOfTheThirdKind Klaus Encounters of the Nerd Kind]]''
** ''[[Series/WinnerTakeAll Spinner Takes All]]''
** ''[[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Rumble_in_the_Jungle Stumble in the Jungle]]''


* BrainwashingForTheGreaterGood: Invincible United used a form of hypnotic therapy to turn Dooma from a violent thug who did nothing but injure other players to a highly skilled captain who turned the team around from being way out of the running to being in the Super League finals. The Supa Strikas finding a way to sabotage his therapy and turn him back into a thug (and thus giving away crucial penalties) could be seen as a type of NiceJobBreakingItHero

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* BrainwashingForTheGreaterGood: Invincible United used a form of hypnotic therapy to turn Dooma from a violent thug who did nothing but injure other players to a highly skilled captain who turned the team around from being way out of the running to being in the Super League finals. The Supa Strikas finding a way to sabotage his therapy and turn him back into a thug (and thus giving away crucial penalties) could be seen as a type of NiceJobBreakingItHeroNiceJobBreakingItHero.
* BusmansHoliday: Whenever Strikas go on vacation, they'll be in a circumstance to be forced to play football.


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* GoKartingWithBowser: During an off-season, Supa Strikas and Invincible United inadvertently booked a vacation on the same island and they ended up playing together an island-wide [[BusmansHoliday game of football]]. Upon their return, the reporters asked IU what they did and they replied honestly, [[CassandraTruth which the reporters didn't believe]].

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