Sylvester Stallone is making another Rocky movie, and it seems as though the film is relying on fans at Monday's Everton match for footage.
Yes, another Rocky movie. This one's currently titled Creed, and will be released in 2016. Michael B. Jordan will star alongside Stallone as Adonis Creed, the grandson of Apollo Creed, Rocky's rival-turned-friend in the original movies.
Liverpool boxer and Everton fan Tony Bellew will also appear in the movie as "Pretty Ricky Porter."
Evertone touted Stallone's appearance at the match vs. West Bromwich Albion earlier on Monday:
Indeed, it appears Stallone made his appearance.
Fans, as to be expecteted, had varying reactions.
Sylvester Stallone stormed into the Everton dressing room Rambo style & ordered for Mirallas' dismissal— Ian Direction (@_C_hacha) January 19, 2015
Sylvester Stallone shooting a film at Goodison. I guess it's true what the Liverpool fans say, Everton fans are just a bunch of extras.— Ö'Cav (@Cav_Gunner) January 19, 2015
Sylvester Stallone at Everton??? How random haha— Laura Proudfoot (@LauraProudy) January 19, 2015
Everton fans acting like Sylvester Stallone won them 5 European Cups.— Diego (@FieldsofKlopp) January 19, 2015
Oh bloody hell Sylvester Stallone is filming on the Everton pitch at half time. What has the world come to?!— Queen Gooner (@SoFire) January 19, 2015
- Mike Fiammetta