Marcus Rashford is an English professional football player. He currently plays for the Premier League giant, Manchester United, and the England National Team. Rashford is also the youngest English player to score on his debut senior international match. Rashford’s body is hiding some pretty interesting tattoos that you might not be aware of. Let us take a look at them and the meanings they hold.
1. ‘Scroll’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The footballer’s left shoulder and upper arm contain a large tattoo of a scroll on it. The words, “Family Forever” are tattooed on his shoulder above the scroll and it contains the name of his family members along with a tribute to his Nan. There are also little stars tattooed on his arm to fill the empty spaces between the rest of his tattoos.
Meaning: Rashford’s tattoo represents the love that he has for his family as well as how much he adored his nan, Cillian Henry.
2. ‘Praying Hands’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The scroll tattoo also contains two hands, joined in prayer with a rosemary bead necklace wrapped around them on his upper left arm.
Meaning: The hands are just beside the word, Nan, and are a part of his tribute tattoo for her.
3. ‘Eye and Writing’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The inner side of his left elbow contains a tattoo of an eye on it and the inner side of his left forearm is covered in a large tattoo of writing. The same little stars are tattooed around both the tattoos to fill his sleeve.
4. ‘Dandelion’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper side of his left forearm contains a tattoo of a withering dandelion in the wind, with the words, “Always in my Heart” tattooed above it. The words are surrounded by little dandelion seeds that cover the surrounding areas.
5. ‘Bug’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a tattoo of a bug, just below the dandelion on the upper side of his left forearm.
6. ‘Lion’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The left hand of the footballer contains the face of a lion tattooed on it.
Meaning: Rashford is very ambitious and got the lion tattoo as he thinks his personality matches that of the beast. There is another tattoo of a lion on his body as you’ll soon find out.
7. ‘Flower’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper side of his right forearm contains a tattoo of a flower on it. It is an unfinished tattoo because there is a black banner below the flower that is yet to be filled with words.
8. Angel Wings Tattoo
Tattoo: The back of the footballer contains a tattoo of wings that spread across his upper back, joined at his spine.
Meaning: Wings are the way of depicting that the person wishes to achieve freedom and independence,and just wishes to fly high soaring the heights of success.
9. ‘Lion’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There is another tattoo of the face of a lion on Rashford’s body. This one covers his left pec.
Meaning: The lion represents the personality of the athlete which is why he got it.
10. Chest Tattoo
Tattoo: The right side of Rashford’s chest is covered in another tattoo of writing.
11. ‘House’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The left side of his body contains a tattoo of a big house with trees. There is also a small boy playing football in front of the house.
Meaning: The small boy playing football is Rashford himself and this a tattoo that represents his passion and love for football that he has had since he was little.
12. Logo Tattoo
Tattoo: The right thigh of the footballer contains a tattoo of the letters, “M and R” tattooed on it in a merged design inside a shield. The shield also has wings and has rays of shine coming from behind it.
Meaning: The tattoo is the logo of Marcus Rashford and the “M and R” represent his name.