Chris Pontius was fortunate enough to present the comedic legend with his own customised jersey.
Ever wanted proof that soccer is growing in stature in the USA? Well then look no further.
DC United centurion and key forward Chris Pontius has just uploaded a photo of him handing over a custom jersey to none other than comedy legend Bill Cosby.
Cosby is a known sports fan, and even played college level American football as a fullback for Temple Owls.
Here he is being officially inducted as a fan of the Red and Black: