Jude Bellingham is the king of cool on the pitch but, off it, he endured a moment to forget.
The 20-year-old was part of the England team to face Ukraine on Saturday evening – a match that ended with a 1-1 score.
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But as well as failing to win the clash, Bellingham almost found himself inadvertently heading back to their opponent’s team hotel.
Footage from a supporter showed the Real Madrid star making his way into the car park in Wroclaw when he mindlessly made his way onto Ukraine’s team bus.
Bellingham was on the coach and almost made his way to a seat when he clocked the Ukraine players sitting in position, leading to a swift U-turn.
He then sheepishly made his way back off the bus with a smile on his face, before giving an embarrassed wave to the supporters who were watching on.
Despite his off-field blunder, Bellingham has enjoyed a brilliant start to the 2023/24 campaign.
After joining Real Madrid for an initial fee of £88.5million, the midfielder has scored a staggering five goals in four appearances for Los Blancos, as well as contributing one assist.
With many expecting Bellingham to take time to adapt to the demands of life at the Santiago Bernabeu.
The starlet is well on course to prove himself to be one of the best players in world football and will be key for England – if he gets on the right bus.