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He'd have to be barking to wear these, they look really rough...

Footballers make some weird fashion choices: David Beckham's sarong, Gerard Pique's weird knight's helmet hoodie and anything Ricardo Queresma has worn. However, we reckon Middlesbrough new boy Diego Fabbrini's choice of footwear is an absolute shocker! 

The Italian midfielder moved to Teesside on a season long loan from Watford and after a disappointing bore-draw with Preston in his Championship debut was quick to prove his worth to the Boro fans. Fabbrini was able to pick up a stunning goal to open the scoring against Bolton Wanderers, and followed up by creating a goal for Spanish striker Kike to help Boro to a easy 3-0 win.

That is all well and good and we're sure he's delighted about that, but we reckon that the 25-year-old's footwear was the real star of the show at the Riverside yesterday... just look at these! 

Wow! What an absolute rascal! 

The good folk of Middlesbrough seemed to love Fabbrini's sneaks but we are still not so sure to be honest: 

 

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