Football legend Archie Thompson collapses as he is knocked out from Celebrity MasterChef Australia
Australian football legend Archie Thompson was knocked out on Sunday night’s episode of Celebrity MasterChef Australia.
The former professional footballer, 43, failed to impress the judges during a service challenge.
After announcing that the other celebrities are safe, Judge Melissa Leong revealed that Archie will be heading home.
Emotional: Archie Thompson broke down as he was knocked out of Celebrity MasterChef Australia on Sunday
“The brief had to feature a key ingredient in your dish, but unfortunately there was one dish today where that ingredient is missing,” she said.
“And this dish belonged to Archie.”
An emotional Archie then said: “I was happy to ride this wave. I have been moved by my football career and this is just another trip that I have experienced that has been amazing.
Out: The former professional footballer, 43, failed to impress the judges during a service challenge
During the challenge, the celebrities had to feature a native ingredient that was only revealed right before they started cooking.
Archie must have created a dish using acacia seeds.
“I had never heard of it before,” he told 10 play after his elimination.
Challenge: During the challenge, celebrities had to feature an indigenous ingredient that was only revealed right before they started cooking. Archie had to create a dish using acacia seeds
“I wouldn’t even know what that would taste good in.” “
He continued, “It was nothing wrong with me when I saw acacia seeds, I was like fine, I’m going to feel stressed.”
Celebrity MasterChef Australia continues Monday at 7:30 p.m. on Channel 10
“I had never heard of this before,” he told 10 play after his elimination.