April 17, 2024

Corruption, paedophilia: Joey Barton blows the whistle and retires!

Joey Barton and soccer are over. After making a name for himself last week with sexist and misogynistic tweets, the former midfielder has indicated his retirement from the world of soccer, against which he is making heavy accusations. The announcement was made in a response to a journalist demanding that the former Marseillais never again have a job in soccer following his offe…

Joey Barton and soccer are over. After making a name for himself last week with sexist and misogynistic tweets, the former midfielder has indicated his retirement from the world of soccer, against which he is making heavy accusations. The announcement was made in a response to a journalist demanding that the former Marseillais never again have a job in soccer following his offensive messages about female consultants.

The feeling is mutual, he wrote.ant who’s trying to do a good thing, he concluded, a few days after he’d given it another go on Piers Morgan’s mic about the presence of women in sports programming. Everywhere you go, there’s an unqualified opinion being voiced about the sport I love, and it’s ruining my experience, he had quipped. It’s going to increase sexism massively. We need meritocracy. We need to have qualified people in these positions.