Wayne Rooney opened up on a hilarious prank he performed on Roy Keane whereas at Manchester United.
If there was ever one man to not take a sensible joke the best means then that will be Keane.
Rooney performed the hilarious prank on Keane after an away recreation with NewcastleGetty
The previous Republic of Eire worldwide was left fuming when Rooney turned over a recreation of rugby league to the X Issue… earlier than hiding the distant.
Rooney opened up on the hilarious incident involving the previous Man United teammates an interview with The Solar.
The 36-year-old revealed: “We performed Newcastle away and afterwards Roy was watching the rugby league.
“When he went out of the room I put X Issue on and hid the distant.
“He got here again in and requested who turned it over.
“I stated, ‘I don’t know.’ He went as much as the plug, pulled it out and stated nobody might watch something.
“At midnight I used to be asleep and there was a bang on the door. It was safety and he stated, ‘Roy stated, The place’s the distant?’
Keane and Rooney had been teammates for 18 monthsGetty
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“The subsequent morning we go downstairs to get our pre-match meal and I’m stood subsequent to Roy.
“I stated, ‘Roy, you OK mate? Did you discover that distant?’ He stated, ‘What the f*** has it obtained to do with you?’
“Roy just isn’t everybody’s cup of tea however I actually like him.”
Rooney joined Manchester United as a teen in 2004 and overlapped Keane for 18 months earlier than the midfielder left Outdated Trafford in 2005.
The 50-year-old opened up on his relationship with Rooney in feedback made on Sky Sports activities final 12 months and admitted he by no means warmed to the file goalscorer.
Keane stated: “We actually didn’t have an argument, let me let you know.
“I like my rugby league and yeah, somebody did change the channel and I wasn’t pleased.
Rooney was among the many best gamers of his technology and gained the lot with UnitedGetty
“However we didn’t have an argument about it. I got here down for breakfast the following day and Wayne stated ‘Did you discover the management?’
“So I instructed him the place to go. If that’s an argument, God assist us.
“I actually didn’t respect Wayne as a result of he stood as much as me and wished to observe the X Issue.
“I had a whole lot of respect for Wayne as a result of I assumed he was an excellent participant.
“I wouldn’t say I warmed to the man, [but] I actually didn’t dislike him.
“However the lad’s on a distinct wavelength, completely different banter and if hiding the management was his kind of banter then… not for me.”
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