Pepe Reina shot himself in the foot but leaves Liverpool FC a hero

Metro

Pepe Reina will leave Liverpool as a great ambassador for the club, riding through eight turbulent years of its history.

However his somewhat heartfelt letter to Reds fans upon his departure isn’t getting the sympathetic vote from everyone.

In a posting on his official website on Monday, Reina spoke about his loan move to Napoli explaining that it was a bit of a surprise for him and that he had fully expected to stay at Liverpool.

He also took the opportunity to thank the club, the staff, fans and people of the city of Liverpool for making him and his family feel welcome since their move from Villareal in 2005.

But while headlines such as ‘Reina angry at Liverpool exit’ filled Tuesday morning’s back pages, I can’t help feeling Reina shot himself in the foot towards the end of his career.

The handling of his final days at the club…

View original post 238 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s