Carroll fury at Sun story


image1 (1)Andy Carroll has rubbised the front page story in today’s Sun in which the downmarket tabloid claimed he had been at the centre of a Christmas con!

The paper said he and Sam Allardyce were tricked out of £11,000 when a conman turned up at the training ground promising cut-price Fortnum & Mason hampers and Harrods champers. T

he pair allegedly paid £11,000 but the conman did not deliver!

However, Carroll has denied the incident happened and wonders how the paper can away with writing such stuff tweeting his feelings on the matter.

He tweeted: Don’t know how @TheASunNewspaper can get away with making up stories #MyMonyIsSafe.

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Hugh Southon is a lifelong Iron and the founding editor of ClaretandHugh. He is a national newspaper journalist of many years experience and was Bobby Moore's 'ghost' writer during the great man's lifetime. He describes ClaretandHugh as "the Hammers daily newspaper!"

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  • bubs says:

    Maybe this story did what it was supposed to do, took AC mind off the game and think about his money or reputation,who cares about how much pocket change they all lost and even if the story was true ? What does mater Hugh is the last 3 results, lead the way by trying to get the loan move of Zarate stopped before it’s to late .

  • I’ve tried mate – REALLY!

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