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Mannequin Challenge The internet craze has caught up with England, Spain players

England and Spain players did their own versions of the mannequin challenge on Tuesday, November 15.

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Jamie Vardy, Raheem Sterling and Theo Walcott play England players celebrate a goal against Spain with a mannequin challenge (The FA via Getty Images)

As the mannequin challenge continue to take over the internet, England and Spain national team players do not want to be left out.

England and Spain faced off in a friendly in Wembly on Tuesday, November 15 which ended in a 2-2 draw.


The England players did their challenge during the game when they doubled their lead in the second half through Jamie Vardy.

Jamie Vardy and Raheem Sterling play Jamie Vardy admits he and his teammates planned the celebration (Andy Hooper/Daily Mail)


After scoring with a header, the striker stood still for a few seconds while his teammates followed his lead.

Vardy after the game admitted that he and his teammates planned the mannequin challenge for their goal celebration.

We had a little idea and I just thought it was the perfect timing to get it started and luckily everyone followed,” he said.

The Spain players, however, had the last laugh as they came back from 2-0 down to snatch a late draw.


They waited till they got to the dressing room before they did their own version of the mannequin challenge.

In a video shared on Twitter, Thiago Alcantara and Vitolo were both seen playing doctors attending to Marc Batra while the rest of their teammates maintained still positions.

Thiago Alcantara play Thiago Alcantara playing doctor in Spain's mannequin challenge (SergioAsenjo1/twitter)


Real Madrid star Nacho is seen posing next to a sign that reads 'Viva Espana' in the video.

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