EXCLUSIVE: Blow-up unicorn used by England heroes in Euros hotel pool goes on display to public
EXCLUSIVE: The National Museum says images of England's young heroes playing in their hotel pool with a blow-up unicorn - named Unity - 'brought joy to everyone this summer'
The famous toy, called Unity, is wowing visitors at the National Museum of Football in Manchester.Museum head of content Laura Crossley said: “Images of England players on the unicorn brought joy to everyone this summer.“Unity epitomises Gareth Southgate’s management style – the importance of teamwork and having fun together.
“We are delighted to have acquired Unity for our permanent collection from The FA.What is your best memory of England's Euros run? Have your say in the comment section"It was top of our wish list of objects to collect from the tournament."We hope visitors enjoy seeing Unity and remembering this special time in England’s football history.”
The toy was one of several inflatables that the England team messed about with in their hotel pool during downtime between Euros matches.The museum posted photos of it on Twitter this week, describing it as a “new signing”.It added: “Retired from active duty, Unity will be put out to pasture on our galleries.” headtopics.com
It has gone on display in time for the summer holidays and a Euro Heroes: England Celebration Day on Saturday that will honour the Three Lions with activities, storytelling and crafts. Get all the latest football news straight to your inbox. Sign up to one of the Mirror's newsletters
The museum is also home to the 1966 World Cup Final ball and Maradona’s Hand of God Argentina shirt. Read more: Daily Mirror »
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These are the 'england heroes' of this times... Can we have a live camera feed?🤡 Oh has it been mounted on a wall and covered in gold and worshiped ! The unicorn looks like Rahim!!!😜😜 Heros seriously? They played a few games of soccer. Real heros wear uniforms and protect our lives.
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