'Rooney's didn't have wristbands to go backstage'

Security officials man the gate to the backstage area of the Pyramid Stage

Officials have confirmed that Wayne and Coleen Rooney were stopped from going backstage at Glastonbury Festival because they "didn't have the right wristbands".

The Rooney's tried to persuade security guards to let them into the backstage area for Dizzee Rascal's performance but were turned away.

Wayne Rooney is turned away by security guard
Wayne Rooney is turned away by security guard Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire

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