Painful Memory

Wayne Rooney’s jaw broken at Stereophonics concert

Manchester Utd star suffered for attempting to steal tour merch

Wayne Rooney and a Stereophonics T-Shirt

Over the last weekend, the greatest popular music artists in the world (and Scouting for Girls) assembled for the annual V Festival. Most notable among the celebrity fans was Coleen McLoughglin/ Rooney, who was spotted pulling on her Hunter wellies to enjoy the Stereophonics.

The Welsh rockers, of course, are Wayne Rooney’s favourite band: his classy tattoo and the fact that they played at his wedding are testament to this fact.

During a live TV interview with cockney Channel Four presenter (and avid Charlton fan) Dave Berry, girly-named singer Kelly Jones revealed that Rooney has been going to see the band in concert since for many years. The tiny Welshman also let slip that at the tender age of thirteen, Rooney had his jaw broken by a member of the Stereophonics entourage for attempting to steal a T-Shirt.

On a slightly more diplomatic note, when asked for his thoughts on Wayne’s hideous ‘JEEP’ tattoo, the Welsh rocker paused and said: “It looks a lot better in the flesh than it does in the papers”.

Spoiler bonus: Here’s an excellent reason why the ‘Phonics are always rockin’ Wayne’s iPod…

4 responses so far
  • Matt // August 18, 2008 at 10:54 am

    Course he did.

  • rolo // August 18, 2008 at 7:10 pm

    boring prick

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