Stephen Elliott thinks unborn baby is already practising their goal celebration

first_imgSTEPHEN ELLIOTT thinks his unborn child might already be showing some shared traits with his/her old man judging from the sonogram.The former Irish forward hilariously shared the image as he joked about the family resemblance already being noticeable.3 Elliott after scoring for the U21s in 2004He said: “The new baby Elliott already practising its goal celebration (or maybe its the “1 more pint” signal.”Ex Sunderland man Elliott is an amusing follow on Twitter as he’s always quick to crack a good joke or two.Back when Declan Rice complained about a contentious handball being given against him in the lead up to a late West Ham equaliser, Elliott delighted many Irish fans with his observation on it.At the time he wasn’t too sympathetic towards Rice, who famously decided to do a U-turn on his international allegiance and declare for England.3 The form is quite similarBABY-FACED ASSASSINSElliott said: “He probably will like it next week though as he has been known to change his mind!!!”As for Ireland’s current striking options going into their crunch EURO 2020 play-off against Slovakia, a lot of them are about halfway between the 36-year-old and his unborn child.3 Elliott’s international career was curtailed by frequent injury problems as he won just nine caps18-year-old Troy Parrott’s struggles for first team football have been well documented.Meanwhile 19-year-old Michael Obafemi has had a better time of it lately as he has in Southampton’s last five games, including two starts.And he rewarded boss Ralph Hasenhüttl’s faith with a fine finish last weekend against West Ham.MOST READ IN SPORTTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battle’I ACCEPT’McGregor accepts Silva fight at UFC catchweight of 176lbs in huge super-fightTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramPicturedA CUT ABOVEMike Tyson shows two-inch cut ‘picked up in training’ ahead of boxing returnPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’19-year-old Adam Idah has also had his moments this season during his limited opportunities.He memorably scored a hat-trick on his FA Cup debut versus Preston North End.With David McGoldrick still out of favour at Sheffield United, Ireland boss Mick McCarthy will be hoping one of his young guns can come in for the Slovakia clash and end up wheeling away in celebration like Elliott senior or junior.last_img