Monkeys tipped to record World Cup anthem with Rooney

The Arctic Monkeys have been tipped to record England's official World Cup song.

The Arctic Monkeys have been tipped to record England's official World Cup song.

New Order's Peter Hook, one of the people behind the 1990 football anthem ‘World In Motion', has been asked by the FA to help pick a song to be released ahead of this summer's tournament in Germany.

Hooky said the Sheffield-based four-piece would be the ideal candidates for the job - and that a rap from Wayne Rooney would be just the thing to top it off.

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