‘Well done Marcus; hope you score lots of runs for Lancashire,’ says Boris

London Mayor and newly-elected Conservative member of parliament, Boris Johnson, gives a thumbs-up as he leaves arrives a meeting at 10 Downing Street in central London on May 11, 2015. Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron continued to appoint members of the government after a shock election victory in the May 7 general election. AFP PHOTO / BEN STANSALL (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Prime Minister, Boris Johnson has wished Marcus Rashford well for the upcoming cricket and rugger season.

Johnson, a keen rugger man himself, thanked Rashford for bringing to his attention the plight of those who don’t attend public school.

Johnson sent a telegram to Rashford wishing him and the rest of the Lancashire team well for the summer.

‘Most of our sport at Eton was spunk and biscuit based,’ said Johnson.

‘Although we did have a decent Quidditch team,’ he added.