TV star goes BALLISTIC over picture of Manchester United star Marcus Rashford holding AFL ball

Livid Australian TV star Lucy Zelic has referred to as out the AFL for posting a ‘f***ing embarrassing’ picture on social media of Manchester United footballer Marcus Rashford posing with a Sherrin footy.

Taking to Twitter, the 35-year-old was surprised to see the Crimson Devils striker selling a rival code whereas primarily based in Melbourne on his workforce’s pre-season tour.

‘Can somebody inform me what the purpose of that is?’ Zelic fumed.

‘Is Marcus abruptly going to modify codes and signal for an AFL facet? Go and pat a koala, meet with proud members of our Indigenous communities and spend time with grassroots FOOTBALL golf equipment. 

‘That is simply f**king embarrassing.’

Australian TV star Lucy Zelic has referred to as out the AFL for posting a picture on their social media of Manchester United footballer Marcus Rashford posing with a Sherrin footy (pictured)

The former SBS football presenter also stated on Twitter that the AFL in her eyes have 'done nothing but s**t on football time and time again'

The previous SBS soccer presenter additionally acknowledged on Twitter that the AFL in her eyes have ‘achieved nothing however s**t on soccer time and time once more’

A fired-up Zelic went onto recall then AFL boss Andrew Demetriou not agreeing to share Etihad Stadium for an international football tournament in 2009

A fired-up Zelic went onto recall then AFL boss Andrew Demetriou not agreeing to share Etihad Stadium for a global soccer match in 2009

‘This can be a blatant PR train that Marcus was informed to do, nothing extra. Cross-code promotions are a waste of time. They need to be interesting to FOOTBALL followers,’ she added.

‘As a code, the AFL and its representatives have achieved nothing however s**t on soccer time and time once more.

‘Who may overlook in 09’ after we bid for the WC (World Cup) and (former AFL CEO Andrew) Demetriou refused to surrender Etihad for an INTERNATIONAL match. Agreeing to be a part of this stupidity is simply insulting.   

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Zelic’s tweet resonated with many soccer followers, who additionally couldn’t imagine what they have been seeing.

‘This wouldn’t be such an enormous drawback if AFL didn’t shit on soccer each different day of the yr,’ one wrote, with a second supporter stating, ‘They (the AFL) will stifle the native recreation as a lot as potential – however the second one of many stars from abroad comes right here, they will’t get a photograph of them holding Sherrin quick sufficient.’

He then added ‘it’s all due to how irrelevant they’re past these shores’.

In one other transfer that infuriated followers of the world recreation, Rashford posed with quite a few members of Melbourne’s sporting golf equipment at AAMI Park – however not alongside any A-League or W-League gamers.

One-time Soccer Australia communications boss Bonita Mersiades described the group picture as ‘cringeworthy’ on Twitter.

Manchester United star Marcus Rashford (pictured middle) also posed with numerous members of Melbourne's sporting clubs - but not alongside any A-League or W-League players - at AAMI Park this week

Manchester United star Marcus Rashford (pictured center) additionally posed with quite a few members of Melbourne’s sporting golf equipment – however not alongside any A-League or W-League gamers – at AAMI Park this week

Manchester United play A-League facet Melbourne Victory on the MCG on Friday earlier than lining up towards fellow EPL membership Crystal Palace on the similar venue on July 19 as their pre-season tour kicks into gear.

They end with one other pleasant versus Aston Villa at Perth’s Optus Stadium on July 23. 

The way forward for Cristiano Ronaldo stays up within the air, with new Crimson Devils boss Erik ten Hag refusing to discipline questions in regards to the Portugese famous person, who didn’t journey to Australia.

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‘We’re planning for Cristiano to be with us for the season and that’s it. I’m wanting ahead to working with him. Cristiano is just not on the market,’ he mentioned firmly as hypothesis continues the veteran needs to maneuver on.

The Dutch supervisor additionally expects Victory to offer a ‘good check’ on the iconic sporting venue in Melbourne on Friday evening.