I think you're misremembering. 2002 was my senior year and I definitely do not remember anyone chanting "You suck." It's more recent than that. I remember hearing it for the first time a few years after I graduated.
"The face of the operation is Briatore (referred to exclusively in the film by his colleagues and angry, chanting detractors as "Flavio"), an anthropomorphic radish who spends most of his time at QPR plotting to fire all of the managers."