Gary Neville activates MNF host after he’s reduce off mid-rant whereas reside on air

Chelsea followers crying out for Gary Neville to cease speaking got an actual deal with on Sky Sports.

Blues followers are nonetheless reeling from the ‘Billion Pound Bottle Jobs’ label the Manchester United legend attributed to Mauricio Pochettino’s facet of their League Cup Final defeat to Liverpool. Pochettino himself has hit out on the outspoken Sky Sports pundit, describing his unforgettable tag as “unfair”.

One day later, Neville was making an attempt to additional clarify his feedback on the West Londoners. Unfortunately for him, as he received into his ranting rhythm, he was stopped in his tracks by a swift interruption from colleague and Sky Sports presenter Dave Jones.

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At the time, Neville was responding to Pochettino’s response to his ‘bottle job’ feedback. He mentioned:”That was not a reflection on him at all, but that last half an hour…” till Jones reduce him off by saying: “Gary thank you”.. Before the digicam panned away from him, the 49-year-old sarcastically mentioned: “Thanks Dave” whereas additionally placing his thumbs up.

Jamie Carragher and Gael Clichy within the studio couldn’t cover their pleasure on the interruption. The Liverpool and Arsenal legends burst out laughing within the studio whereas Neville turned away in gentle frustration.

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Jamie Carragher, Gael Clichy and Dave Jones all laugh in the Sky Sports studio after Gary Neville turns his back on a separate screen
Neville turned his again in joking disgust

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When the digicam did return to Neville, he was capable of additional make clear his opinions on the Blues. He admitted to being too robust on Chelsea’s efficiency in extra-time, even when he nonetheless believes they have been too passive.

“If you hear my commentary during extra-time I was getting angrier with Chelsea from the first minute until two minutes to go [when Liverpool scored]. I could smell the fear in Chelsea from the very first minute of extra-time when I said ‘why are they sitting off them? Why are they letting these young lads grow.'”

Gary Neville speaking into a Sky Sports camera while on co-commentary duty
Neville was finally allowed to complete what he was saying

Mauricio Pochettino (Chelsea manager) at the Chelsea v Liverpool Carabao Cup Final match at Wembley Stadium, London, UK on 25th February, 2024.
Chelsea v Liverpool, EFL Carabao Cup Final, Football, Wembley Stadium, London, UK - 25 Feb 2024
Neville was criticising Chelsea on the time

He added: “Maybe bottle is a very strong word, but [they were] playing with absolute fear, freezing. Whatever you want to call it – that’s what we saw in extra-time and ultimately I don’t want that tag to stick with them.

“Billion pound bottle jobs, it is an ideal line. And sadly for Chelsea, whether or not they prefer it or not, that line goes to stay with them till they win one thing large.”