Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Manchester City apologise to rivals United after Carlos Tevez holds aloft 'RIP' sign at victory parade

Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has today apologised for holding up a banner ridiculing Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson, his former boss, during a celebratory open-top bus tour.

The Argentine forward was last night caught on TV brandishing the poster emblazoned with the taunt 'RIP Fergie' as he joined his team-mates on their victory lap of Manchester city centre.

The 28-year-old is thought to have been passed or thrown the placard by a fan as the squad travelled the streets with the Premier League trophy.

A Manchester City spokesman said: 'The creation of the tasteless material is in itself reprehensible and in accepting and brandishing it, Carlos has made a significant error of judgement. Read More