Proper little scrote, absolutely love him.
I can see why, but it feels a bit forced to me, in a sort of Jack Wilshere or Joey Barton way.
Aye, come back to me once he’s inevitably gone to shit and I’ll start going on about “pointing does not equal leadership” or some bollocks. For not though, I’m loving him. Much needed injection of someone with some fucking standards.
Sure every club is getting plenty during the break
Can we have a definitive list of confirmed political footballers? as per virus thread:
Peter Reid: labour left
Neville Southall: labour left
Peter Shilton: boomer brexit
Lucas Moura: Bolsanaro fascist
Gary Lineker: Centrist dad/lib dem/Cuktig??
Paulo di Canio: Mussolini
Gary Neville is a red
Is a red
Is a red
Lampard - Tory
Ronaldinho too I think.
Almost every famous Brazilian footballer is aren’t they?
Yeah seemingly. Kaka and Rivaldo have definitely been quite vocal about it.
Romario’s some kind of centrist
Vincent Kompany’s dad’s a mayor
I know Socrates was left-wing, that’s about the only one I can think of who isnt/wasn’t.
Oh yeah, some notable Italian footballers/managers love fascists - Buffon, Capello, Di Canio, maybe there’s more?
He’s been retired for years, but Oleguer Presas was a proper comrade
Juninho (Lyon one) supports Lula
think the guy was a bit of a nutcase at sporting too, so probably legit.
Feel like I remember Wijnaldum being pro-Corbyn, but can’t find evidence from a quick google. Seems like a nice lad though, so I’m gonna believe it.
zanetti made donations to the zapatistas
Extremely Arsenal thing to happen on my CM01/02 game (sorry I hate it when people describe something as extremely x or whatever)
Coleman Maldini Ramos Robertson
Le Tiss Kante Fernandinho
Messi Lewandowski Berbatov