Today's Top Words:
city manchester match p club kompany players anderlecht premier former team more during season kompanys
The Ashes: The Cricketers Who Are Also Huge Football Fans

Below is a summary of the full article. Click here for the full version or go back to MCFC Live

Although they have a career in cricket, many of the players taking part in the 2019 Ashes are massive football fans.

?With the second Ashes Test delayed by the typically rainy English summer, both sets of players will be sat twiddling their thumbs in their dressing rooms trying to think of conversations to take the edge off of the excruciating tension.

Perhaps then the England cricketers should stick to what they know best and avoid the football - at least until the Ashes are over.

There is no doubt that football will come up.

However, they have both suffered injuries playing the sport.

So, this one is a little different as neither Jonny Bairstow or Joe Denly have been outwardly open about the football team they follow.

A tackle from teammate Owais Shah back in 2009 kept Denly on the sidelines, while Bairstow twisted his ankle playing football in 2018.
Click to visit 90 min | Click to return to MCFC Live
Share MCFC Live

Dont Buy The Sun

rss icon

Arsenal News - Chelsea News - Everton News - Liverpool FC News - Man City News - Manchester United News - Newcastle News - Spurs News - West Ham News - Celtic News - Rangers News - < - Contact

©2018 MCFC Live.

Valid XHTML 1.0 StrictDont Buy The Sun [Valid RSS]