The explosion at Morrison’s quarry was such that Alex Ferguson called him one of the greatest talents of recent years
Ravel Morrison, one of the jewels of the Manchester United youth academy a decade ago, He admitted to stealing Wayne Rooney and Rio Ferdinand’s soccer shoes so he could sell them and buy food for his family.
In a chat with Ferdinand, Morrison He assured that due to the salary he received at that time, as a juvenile, He was stealing the shoes of the big boys from the locker room to feed his family.
“Each pair of boots was worth about £ 250. You would take a pair and go home and give your family a big dinner,” said Morrison, who after stumbling across teams across Europe is now a free agent.
“They gave you like 30 pairs of shoes. I don’t think it would cause much damage, because I saw that they gave us all those shoes and I thought that if I took one pair I could put food on the table that night. I didn’t think it was a problem, now I see it differently, “he added.
The explosion in the quarry Morrison it was such that Alex ferguson rated him as one of the greatest talents of recent years.
Nevertheless, Morrison never finished settling in the United and he left to go from team to team passing through Wales, Italy, Mexico, Sweden, the English Second Division and the Netherlands, where Ado The Hague ended their contract this winter.