Sunday, April 10, 2011
Vicarage Road May Get Elton John Statue
Bookmakers have named Watford FC as favourites to become the next club to commission a celebrity statue.
Fulham fans saw club owner Mohamed Al-Fayed unveil a tribute to the late Michael Jackson outside Craven Cottage before their home game with Blackpool on Sunday.
And the Hornets are 9/1 to be the next club to commission a statue by the end of 2012 – of pop legend and club honorary life president Sir Elton John.
Unibet.com also places Manchester City and a statue of Liam Gallagher at 19/1, Port Vale and Robbie Williams at 99/1 and Everton and Sylvester Stallone at 199/1.
The full list:
Port Vale and Robbie Williams: 99/1
Chelsea and Damon Albarn: 49/1
Manchester City and Liam Gallagher: 19/1
Watford and Sir Elton John: 9/1
Liverpool and Cilla Black: 49/1
Newcastle United and John McCririck: 39/1
Tottenham Hotspur and Chas and Dave: 74/1
Everton and Sylvester Stallone: 199/1
Aston Villa and Prince William: 199/1
Norwich and Delia Smith: 74/1
- St Alban's Review