Day: October 17, 2013

UK NEWS: FOOTBALLER ANDROS TOWNSEND DEFENDS ROY HODGSON’S ‘MONKEY JOKE’

Here we go again…. Via The Daily Mirror Andros Townsend has defended Roy Hodgson after the England boss was¬†caught up in a row over a ‘monkey’ joke he told his players in the dressing room¬†during Tuesday night’s win over Poland. Hodgson recounted an old NASA space monkey joke at half-time – words that are thought to have caused offence to one England player, who believed it carried racial connotations. But the Tottenham star says that “no offence was meant and none was []