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 www.justgiving.com/grow4joe 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!