Tuesday 25 October 2016

"Bulls**t and cowardly" - Colm O'Driscoll in Twitter rant at Brian Cuthbert's critics

Published 29/07/2015 | 18:19

Colm O'Driscoll, Cork, in action against Emmet Bolton, Kildare
Colm O'Driscoll, Cork, in action against Emmet Bolton, Kildare

Cork footballer Colm O'Driscoll has strongly backed axed Rebel boss Brian Cuthbert and hit out at his critics in a fiery Twitter rant today.

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O'Driscoll, who started for Cork in last weekend's defeat to Kildare which ended their summer, thanked Cuthbert for all he has done with the Cork team while he also stated that criticism of the former manager was "bullshit and cowardly".

"1.As a part of the cork senior football squad I would like to take this chance to thank Brian Cuthbert, his management team and backroom...," tweeted @Driscoll.

"2... staff for the excellent work that has been done over the last 2 years! I fully believe that they have gathered a good group

"3... group of players and have done outstanding work with them . I also think the criticism the management received in this period is...

"4...bullshit!! And cowardly from some ppl hiding behind technology !!! There was no stone left unturned when it came to preparing for game..

"5...from the sideline!! As a player I can say that anything I ever asked for as regards help and advice , was granted without a problem...

"6..I'd like to thank Brian and his staff for 2 enjoyable years and wish him luck with his future endeavours! A top class manager who miss..

"7...missed out on a munster title because of a poor refereeing decision."

O'Driscoll also retweeted tweets from fellow players who also took to the social media platform to praise Cuthbert.

One of those was Colm O'Neill who said: "Huge thanks to Brian and his management team for all the hard work, endless time, and effort they put in over the last 8/9 months."

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