Chelsea's Jorginho sings Oasis' 'Wonderwall' to Italy team-mates

Italy’s own Liam Gallagher: Chelsea midfielder Jorginho belts out Oasis classic ‘Wonderwall’ as his impressed Azzurri team-mates join in with a dinner table singalong

  • Jorginho filmed entertaining his Italy team-mates in guitar-led sing-song
  • Chelsea midfielder teams up with Azzurri pals for rendition of ‘Wonderwall’
  • Oasis classic gets the full treatment from players as they sit around dinner table
  • Stars, including veteran defender Giorgio Chiellini, give Jorginho vocal back-up

Italy have found a new star to help entertain them while away on international duty – Chelsea’s singing sensation Jorginho.

The little Brazilian-born midfielder has been filmed belting out the Oasis classic ‘Wonderwall’ – a song popular with many Premier League players – as his Azzurri team-mates attempt to join in with him at a team dinner.

The 28-year-old also shows he’s a dab hand on the guitar as he strums along with a few choice chords, much to the amusement of his team-mates, including veteran defender Giorgio Chiellini. 

Jorginho entertained his Italy team-mates with a version of Oasis classic ‘Wonderwall’

Giorgio Chiellini (left) and the rest of the Azzurri squad joined in with Jorginho’s singalong

Jorginho revealed recently that he started playing his guitar again during the early days of the coronavirus outbreak when in London.

The  former Verona and Napoli playmaker said he began strumming to ward off boredom as he and his Chelsea team-mates went into lockdown.

 ‘You have to find something else to do to keep yourself busy. I, for instance, have assembled my bicycle, and I got my guitar again to play and practice,’ he told the Chelsea website in May. 

‘The worst part is that I can more or less play but the singing just doesn’t come off.’

Jorginho revealed he started playing guitar again during lockdown with Chelsea this year

 Jorginho (centre) was an unused substitute in Italy’s 6-0 win over Moldova on Wednesday

Italy warmed up for Sunday’s clash with Poland with a comfortable victory against Moldova 

Maybe no Liam Gallagher then, but Jorginho’s Italy pals looked happy enough as he cranked out the Oasis anthem, with even veteran defensive enforcer Chiellini hitting some decent notes.

Jorginho was rested as Italy hammered Moldova 6-0 in Wednesday’s friendly in Florence as Roberto Mancini’s side extended their unbeaten run to 17 games.

The Azzurri face Poland in Group One of the Nations League on Sunday before hosting Holland in Bergamo on October 14. 

Italy currently top the group with four points from their two matches, while Poland are third, having claimed three points from their opening two games.


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