MU “Special” fan met Zlatan and his teammates
The players of Manchester found out about “Special” MU fan, and decided to meet the boy of such a strong spirit. Football is a true boy’s passion and his favorite club is Manchester United, in particular. The kid lives with the team in his heart, experiencing all its successes and failures. Such a sincere love has not gone unnoticed by the representatives of Manchester United.
The Red Devils players as Juan Mata, Eric Bailly, Ander Herrera and the real Rocket’s idol – Zlatan Ibrahimovic have participated in the initiative.
The journalists of Manchester Evening News had a talk with Dann Rocket’s Grandma – Marty. She told about the boy’s emotions after he had met the players.
“To see the face of Rocket at the time when he met Ibrahimovic was something unbelievable. The special fan was on the seventh heaven and just could not believe that Zlatan was talking to him.”
” Ibra was his idol even before the transfer to the United .”
“Rocket was thrilled, but it was difficult to express his emotions, he was all shaking. His feets and hands were trembling. “
“Zlatan asked if he liked the game, and he said ” yes “. Then we were asked to answer whether he liked the game. Ibra replied “no”, as he failed to score,”- Marty said.
It is not the first time football players of Manchester United show a similar attention to the special fans. Earlier Juan Mata pulled over the club’s bus near the Old Trafford to take a picture with a boy in a wheelchair.