Watch: What Alan Shearer *actually* said about Man Utd being ‘f*cked’
Alan Shearer caused a stir on social media on Tuesday after footage emerged of the former Newcastle United icon appearing to say Manchester United are “f*cked” live on TV.
The clip supposedly shows Shearer discussing United’s current predicament while being broadcast live on TV, during which he drops the expletive: “That’s where Ole wants to get to [to Liverpool’s level]. At the minute, in terms of football teams, Man United are f*cked.”
Such a gaffe was roundly shared to much hilarity at Shearer telling it as it is.
Alan Shearer telling it as it is!
“Man Utd are fucked” 😂pic.twitter.com/c37n3UjBud
— Football Mumble (@football_mumble) April 29, 2019
But suspicion arose when it was pointed out just how quickly the video is cut after the supposed F-bomb.
And one Twitter user then posted the actual clip, in which Shearer said: That’s where Ole wants to get to [to Liverpool’s level]. At the minute, in terms of football teams, Man United are f-sorry, Man city are far, far ahead of where…”
— vishnu dhaibar (@steelvager) April 24, 2019