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Ex-Nufc Star Charlie Insomnia At It Again

10 years ago

One sideshow after yesterday’s thrilling win, was our old mate Charlie Insomnia up to his old tricks.

Reinforcing the belief amongst many football fans that ‘superstar’ football players shouldn’t be trusted with crayons never mind modern technology, N’Zogbia took to Twitter after the match….

“First time in my life I’m not happy playing football”.

He then retweeted two angry messages from football fans who responded to his initial tweet with…

“How do you think the fans who pay hard earned cash feel having to watch you? You were a disgrace today, didn’t look bothered at all”.

…and; “Yeah right, you are a sulker pal. Maybe if you put a bit more effort in you would enjoy it huh?”.

N’Zogbia, who has 38,000 followers on his @CharlesNzo account, finished by tweeting: “Football goes up and down, massive challenge for me. What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger”.

I wouldn’t have minded being a fly on the wall in the Villa dressing room after the match as today’s papers also carry reports of the waste of space that is (ten grannies) Stephen Ireland was also at odds with his manager.

Speaking after the match it was interesting to hear (as well the usual bad luck/bad decisions/nobody likes us rubbish opposing managers come out with most weeks) Alex McLeish was absolutely gushing about Jonas Gutierrez, talking at length about the Argentinian’s outstanding workrate, one minute creating chances and the next protecting his back four.

Can’t think which Villa  player, or two, the manager might have been having a go at….



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