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Ever Wondered Why Danny Welbeck Is ‘Dat Guy’?

Ever Wondered Why Danny Welbeck Is ‘Dat Guy’?

If, like us, you weren’t quite sure why supporters refer to Danny Welbeck as ‘dat guy’ then don’t worry – we’ve got you covered.

It appears, after considerable research, the Welbeck alter ego was started by his former Manchester United team-mate Ravel Morrison.

The West Ham midfielder christened the Arsenal striker as ‘dat guy’ on Twitter last February.

And it’s stuck ever since:

https://twitter.com/morrisonravel/status/301784635115978752

Why it’s stuck we’ve no idea. It’s maybe one of the most ridiculous nicknames in football.

But if he keeps hitting hat-tricks for the Gunners then we’re pretty sure he’ll keep being ‘dat guy’.

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