back to top

The Face Michael Phelps Just Made Is The Gold Medal We All Deserve

"Phelps Face" needs to be trademarked.

Posted on

Michael Phelps makes a lot of great faces...

Al Bello / Getty Images

...but he might have just made his best one ever while watching one of his rivals, South Africa's Chad le Clos, pump himself up before Monday night's 200m butterfly semifinal.

NBC

While Phelps is clearly trying to stay in the zone, le Clos is casually jumping around right in front of him.

NBC

And Phelps is having none of it.

NBC

Literally none of it.

NBC

But, guys, that's not all. Then he makes THIS FACE:

NBC

Honestly, what is happening?

NBC

But it's OK because everyone on Twitter is seriously loving "Phelps Face."

NBC
NBC
NBC
NBC

Of course, in the end, nothing is as good as McKayla Maroney's face.

NBC/Twitter: Richard Lawson / Via Twitter: @rilaws

Top trending videos

Watch more BuzzFeed Video Caret right

Top trending videos

Watch more BuzzFeed Video Caret right
The best things at three price points