England’s hopes of lifting the World Cup may have been dashed but Manchester City duo Kyle Walker and John Stones didn’t want to leave Qatar completely empty handed – so they took home a stray cat befriended by the team at their training base Will go
England came up short against France on Saturday, pulling off a gutsy win 2-1 win in the quarter-finals Story on late Olivier Giroud header to set up semi-final test against Morocco.
The cat, whom the Stones named Dave, will spend four months in quarantine before being re-united with the city-based duo.
“He was just there for one day, so we’ve adopted him, me and Stoney,” Walker told the FA’s official media channel.
“Welcome to the table Dave… some people don’t really like the cat, but I love him.”
Stones said, “The first day we got there… Dave came out.” “Every night he sat there waiting for his food.”