'Dad of the year': Soccer fan's hilarious parenting hack goes viral

This soccer fan is the hero of the internet after video emerged of his hilarious parenting hack while watching his favourite team.

The man took his young daughter along to watch an Atlanta United game recently, but she didn’t seem too interested in the action.

As you can see, the man came up with a hilarious way to keep her occupied while allowing him to focus on the game.

Dad of the year? Image: Taylor Scalera/Instagram

The man held his mobile phone behind his back facing his daughter, playing cartoons for her while he looked out at the game.

The hilarious moment immediately went viral, with many labelling him ‘dad of the year’.

Keep up the good work mate.