Nike Five – Rooney gets nutmegged

Nike Five is an upcoming national 5-a-side tournament held by Nike in England, dedicated to giving urban footballers a stage to showcase their skills and prove that they’re amongst the best sides in the country.

As part of the buildup, Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney took on a set of very skillful young footballers in Manchester – and got nutmegged for his troubles. The following clip shows the moment a young lad by the name of Callum nutmegs Wayne plus Rio and Wayne’s reactions afterwards:

If you want to take part in Nike Five, you can sign up via and create your own profile, showcase your skills, connect with teammates and promote the area in which you live and play. Throughout March and April 16,000 players will compete, with the best progressing from local heats (in 6 major UK cities) to a City final and then to the national showpiece finale.

For more details, visit and watch this space.

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  1. SHUBEL 18 March, 2009