The latest appearance of the former Dutch star Wesley Sneijder shocked the football fans due to his unsportsmanlike appearance, and the communication platforms were ignited with sarcastic and surprising comments about the situation of the player who participated in the 2010 World Cup final in South Africa.
Sports pages circulated a picture of Schneider from a friendly match organized to support civilians affected by the Russian war on Ukraine, and he appeared to be clearly overweight.
News of Wesley Sneijder in action at a charity game for Ukraine pic.twitter.com/U7tOp9TcpP
– Foot Market (@footmercato) April 8, 2022
Tweeters compared Sneijder’s last photo to his photos when he was a former player in Inter Milan, Real Madrid and Galatasaray, and the vast difference between them.
Others expressed their shock at the state that Schneider reached to become in this body after he was a “gazelle” on the field, as one of them described.
💥 Dutch star football player Wesley Sneijder, who played in the match organized to support Ukraine, where the war took place, surprised everyone with the weight he gained! pic.twitter.com/Ac2oth97D5
— Ajansspor (@ajansspor) April 8, 2022
Some commentators were surprised by the significant decline in the Dutch player’s fitness, even though he retired from football in 2019 only, and compared him to Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo, who continues to shine in the stadiums at the same age as Schneider.
Wesley Sneijder now looks like Sean Paul. pic.twitter.com/a0cShTvIJr
– Cornel✠ (@KoneMoheavy) April 8, 2022
Do you remember this player? 😅🇳🇱 pic.twitter.com/jARWangERw
— Footballogue⭐️⭐️ (@Footballogue) April 7, 2022
I swear to God I didn’t believe that this Wesley Schneider who is still retired from there is no 🤪 pic.twitter.com/PdkEe80TTS
– عُـمَــرُ | Omar (@OmarElmanamy) April 8, 2022
Schneider has been a football champion for two years only!!
That’s me like a legend 😂😂 pic.twitter.com/LIWUDTrc5T
— Waseem Wasfy (@WasfyWaseem) April 8, 2022
Wesley Schneider 👀 📸
– kora11.com (@ kora11) April 7, 2022