Port Vale’s home defeat to Wycombe Wanderers has drawn in an unusual celebrity viewer with WWE wrestler and Hollywood actor Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson praising Ade Akinfenwa’s goal celebration.
Akinfenwa’s celebration for his second goal involved putting the ‘People’s Elbow’ on team-mate Luke O’Nien. The ‘People’s Elbow’ – an elbow drop – was the signature finishing move of Johnson in his wrestling days.
Akinfenwa explained his celebration:
— daRealAAkinfenwa (@daRealAkinfenwa) August 14, 2017
Which prompted Johnson to reply with his appreciation of Akinfenwa’s goal celebration:
Heart stoppin' elbow droppin'…. we'll done brotha. ????????? https://t.co/JlnVXRsN0N
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) August 14, 2017