Eagle-eyed viewers may well have noticed that down at Craven Cottage, something was amiss when it came to Rafael`s boots.
When the cameras honed in on the young defender it was quite clear, for all to see that Rafael`s boots bore the name of his brother - Fabio.
It begs the questions -
1 - Was it a family thing?
2 - Did he pop down the road to Loftus Road to see his brother to borrow a pair of boots?