Former Liverpool Star Risks Wrath Of Fans By Declaring Himself A United Fan

Well this was unexpected...


Next Monday night, all eyes will be on Merseyside as José Mourinho takes his Manchester United side to Anfield to take on Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool.

The rivalry between the two clubs has always been fierce and it would be considered by some fans to be a mortal sin for one of their players to declare themselves a fan of the other team.

Well that's exactly what Liverpool cult hero Joe Allen has done when quizzed by a young Welsh fan about scoring against United for his new side Stoke City earlier this month. 

Take a look:

Wow. We're not quite sure how well this will go down with the Liverpool faithful.

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James Fenton

Resident football writer, covering City, United and the rest of what the beautiful game brings to our city. I also moonlight in news, current affairs and emmm... burger reviews.