Northern Ireland’s Will Grigg has turn a cult favourite over a final integrate of months, interjection to one unequivocally artistic fan and a believer bottom that has left all in.
Sean Kennedy’s rendition of “Will Grigg is on fire” has incited a 24-year-old Wigan Athletic striker into a domicile name. Grigg has nonetheless to play during Euro 2016, and Northern Ireland is fighting for a presence against reigning World Cup champion Germany on Tuesday.
The chant, that combines renditions of Alicia Keys’s “This lady is on fire” and Gala’s “Freed from desire,” has left viral, with fans even job a glow hire to news that a brazen was indeed fervent (he wasn’t). It’s gotten to a indicate where Germany’s World Cup-winning core behind Mats Hummels was asked either he was aroused of a forward, to that he replied, according to Sky Sports: “I unequivocally adore this song. we would like to contend approbation [our invulnerability is terrified] though we can’t agree,” before adding that he wants to barter shirts with Grigg after a match.
Supporters during Northern Ireland matches have chanted Kennedy’s strain during Euro 2016 notwithstanding a forward’s miss of personification time. Watch a original, a antic call and a Euro 2016 editions below:
Grigg scored 25 goals final deteriorate for Wigan in England’s third tier, following a 20-goal deteriorate for Milton Keynes Dons. If Kennedy and Northern Ireland supporters have their way, he’ll get a possibility to measure his initial during a Euros on Tuesday.