Kit unveilings are usually orchestrated to make players look menacing in their new strip, striking fear into the hearts of opponents while conveying a message to their own fans that the club means business.

But, unintentionally, Manchester United have got us all chuckling, with Wayne Rooney looking rather like famed Little Britain character Daffyd Thomas.

The England forward uses a similar pose to the ‘committed homosexualist’, with the following picture revealing similarities between him and Matt Lucas’ character.