All hail Francesco Totti: the toast of Rome, Serie A and Disney turns 40…and he's no Mickey Mouse footballer
How do you know you have made an impact as a footballer? Your image on the front of the latest video game? Your own range of boots? A position or skill named after you? Not bad.
But how many football players are the subject of a tribute comic from Disney on their birthday? That's special. And that's exactly what happened to Francesco Totti.
The AS Roma captain is 40 on Tuesday and to celebrate, Italy's popular Topolino (Mickey Mouse) magazine featured a character called Papertotti, a combination of a duck and the veteran attacker, on the cover.
Totti scored his 250th league goal for Roma on... read more
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