WATCH: Footage of James Norwood making wrestling debut with some top slams

Ipswich Town striker James Norwood made a guest appearance at a charity wrestling match for Cancer R

Ipswich Town striker James Norwood made a guest appearance at a charity wrestling match for Cancer Research UK Picture: DANIEL HILL - Credit: Archant

They are moves of which his friend Dwayne Johnson - aka The Rock - would be proud.

Ipswich Town's prolific striker James Norwood was invited to take part in the Norwood Mania charity event for Cancer Research UK after The Rock praised his unusual goal celebrations on Twitter.

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In this first video footage to emerge of the event, the League One goalscorer can be seen shrugging off a groin injury picked up at the Blues' Tuesday night match against MK Dons by performing some of his favourite WWE moves.

The event was organised by Harwich-based company International Pro Wrestling.


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