cricket betting betway blog banner small
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Rooney

  1. #1
    U19 Captain Great Birtannia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006


    There is an article on the sydney morning herald website about a few of the young players training with the Socceroos....

    KRISTIAN SARKIES(Melbourne Victory). Born 25.10.86.

    The Victory attacking midfielder is "loving" his exposure to the big time, even if he is not so pleased about the nickname he has been given. One look, and the senior players quickly dubbed him "Rooney" - a reference to the fact that the Melbourne youngster does bear a passing resemblance to the injured England star.

    Sarkies has grown accustomed to the ribbing, although he would much prefer the comparisons to come for his footballing ability rather than his looks.

    "Rooney," he shrugs when asked about it. "Mark Viduka gave me that on the first day he saw me. The first lunch I sat next to Marco Bresciano and Viduka and Viduka just said, 'Hi, I'm Mark', and I said, 'I'm Kristian', and then he said, 'you look like Rooney' and I have just gone 'f--- off'."

  2. #2
    Hall of Fame Member steds's Avatar
    Breakout Champion!
    Join Date
    Jul 2004
    ****ing cold and ****ing wet
    Quote Originally Posted by Great Birtannia
    and then he said, 'you look like Rooney'
    I hope he doesn't.

  3. #3
    Hall of Fame Member superkingdave's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2004

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Joke of the day
    By Mister Wright in forum Off Topic
    Replies: 279
    Last Post: 12-06-2008, 02:44 PM
  2. The England Thread
    By Barney Rubble in forum 2006 Football World Cup - Germany
    Replies: 874
    Last Post: 05-07-2006, 11:02 AM
  3. *Official* English Football Season 2005-06
    By Neil Pickup in forum General Sports Forum
    Replies: 5813
    Last Post: 23-06-2006, 02:55 AM
  4. Rooney worth 50million - Everton
    By Craig in forum Euro 2004
    Replies: 34
    Last Post: 28-06-2004, 11:18 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts