Manchester United fans have been praising Jamie Carragher after he made a stark admission over the issue between Luis Suarez and Patrice Evra in 2011.
Carragher admitted that he and his Liverpool teammates made a ‘huge’ mistake in wearing t-shirts supporting the Uruguayan forward (via Sky Sports).
Back in 2011, Suarez was banned by the FA after it was alleged he used a racial slur aimed at Evra.
The incident occurred during a fixture between Liverpool and United at Anfield.
However, Liverpool released a statement expressing their disappointment over the charge back in December 2011, and manager Kenny Dalglish even released a tweet supporting the Uruguay international.
The players subsequently wore shirts supporting Suarez in their Premier League game against Wigan Athletic just a day after the ruling.
Fans took to Twitter to praise the former England international for apologising to Evra live on Sky Sports.
Here is a selection of tweets from the Old Trafford faithful:
Fair play that he admitted they were wrong
— FPL Maestro (@XxFPLMaestroxX) October 21, 2019
class from Jamie
— anonymousunited (@anonymousUTD7) October 21, 2019
Thousands of scousers refuse to admit that, fair play
— AndyRobertsLUHG (@AndyRobUnited) October 21, 2019
Finally someone from liverpool has the decency to admit when they’re wrong
— Mo Alhulail (@AlhulailMo) October 21, 2019
Fair play to Carragher he’s a class pundit to be fair. Evra was brilliant tonight to
— What’s Real (@DreamsR4Real999) October 21, 2019
Jamie Carragher has gone up in my estimations.
— Mikee (@Mikeefitz7Mikee) October 21, 2019
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