You’re never safe from ridicule on social media, as Manchester United superstar Wayne Rooney found out today.
The England international uploaded a picture of himself on Instagram with former Manchester United teammates John O’Shea and Jonny Evans — from the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, respectively — to wish everyone a ‘Happy St. Patrick’s Day.’
Sounds absolutely fine, right?
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However, Rooney, who is of Irish descent, posted an Ivory Coast flag as part of the image caption instead of an Irish one!
Check out Rooney’s social media fail.
An easy mistake to make, maybe. But if you’re Wayne Rooney, you can expect a torrent of abuse for it.
Wayne Rooney wishing a happy paddys day with an Ivory Coast flag 😂 seriously give that man some crayons and a colouring book! 😂