Video: Michael Jackson witnesses a drab 0-0 draw between Fulham and Wigan
Wacko’s other team
The late Michael Jackson has been called many things over the years, but you could not call him a gloryhunter. Not when it comes to football at least. Following on from the footage of Jackson becoming honorary director of Exeter City, here is his only other dalliance with English football that springs to mind.
Jackson visited Craven Cottage in April 1999. Back in those days the clash between Fulham and Wigan was a Second Division match (and not a good one – it ended 0-0). This news footage shows an umbrella-covered Jacko parading around the pitch and, erm, being introduced to members of a youth team…