The world reacts to Robbie Williams’ World Cup performance – and the verdict is he’s turned into Morrissey

Robbie Williams got quite the reaction from the Internet following his World Cup performance (Picture: Getty)

The eyes of the world were collectively turned on the Luzhinski Stadium, Russia today, as Robbie Williams trotted out onto the manicured pitch.

Perplexingly one of Britain’s most famous pop stars was opening the Russia’s FIFA World Cup, but that isn’t what got everyone talking.

Mostly the internet wanted to know why he looked like Morrissey – yeah they went there – and, of course, many just felt confused to be tuning in to what looked to be a Robbie Williams gig.

Belting out a four song mega-mix, the 44-year-old star looked to… Read the full story