Cricket/football lookalike XIMeet manager Roberto Mancini (aka Haseeb Amjad, Hong Kong)!

To mark the World T20 final (April 6) in Bangladesh this weekend here is the less than definitive selection of cricketers from the very same ultra-stimulating tournament and their alleged footballing counterparts.

  • Timmy Howard (when unshaven) = Hashim Amla, South Africa
  • Dani Alves = Kamran Akmal, Pakistan
  • George Caulker = Sikandar Raza, Zimbabwe
  • David Wheater = James Tredwell, England
  • Grant Hanley = Anton Devich, New Zealand
  • Cheick Tiote = Brian Vitori, Zimbabwe
  • Lucas Leiva = Logan van Beek, Netherlands
  • Jimmy Bullard = Stephan Mybergh, Netherlands
  • Demba Ba = Darren Sammy, West Indies
  • Alan Brazil = Andrew Poynter, Ireland
  • Landon Donovan = Stephen Parry, England
  • Sub: Joe Thompson = Ehsan Nawaz, Zimbabwe (go to to donate to Joe’s cancer charity)

So don’t be shy, just GOOGLY them during the next break for rain… that or meet us at Specsavers!

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