Manchester United players want to be a Kingsman as they promote the latest movie

Manchester United players wants to be Kingsman to promote the latest movie

Players from English Premier League football club Manchester United, as part of its partnership with Film distributor 20th Century Fox, have featured a short video to create buzz around the movie Kingsman, The Golden Circle.

The video featuring Manchester United players Luke Shaw, Jesse Lingard, Juan Mata, David De Gea, Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku begins with the tagline 'Manners Maketh Man - Manchester United' and has parts of the trailer for the film.

The players share their insight on which player is best suited to play a character from the film. Most of them prefer to play the role of the Kingsman. Pogba regards gadgets as the coolest thing about the Kingsman.

Juan Mata said: "The first movie was great, I really enjoyed watching it," he said. "It was a funny movie with a lot of action, a lot of things going on. I’m looking forward to watching the next one. Hopefully it will be as good, if not even better than the first because it’s definitely a movie I really like."

United defender Axel Tuanzebe said: "I’ve watched the first one loads of times, I’m definitely watching this one," he enthused. "The trailer looks exciting and Eggsy is quality. He’s a proper lad - he fights for what he’s got and I appreciate that."

Manchester United had earlier put Wayne Rooney ( who now plays for Everton) on a pedestal with Wolverine in 20th Century Fox 'Logan' promo.

Taruka Srivastav

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