Belfast Telegraph

Friday 18 April 2014

McIlroy says sorry for Twitter blunder

Golf hero Rory McIlroy ended up looking a right twit — when he chipped into a row with footballer Robbie Savage on Twitter.

The sports star waded into banter between Savage and fellow golfer Ian Poulter, who were happily trading insults via the Internet.

But in sticking up for Ryder Cup pal Poulter, our Rory went over the top when called Savage a “t**t”.

The Derby County midfielder — who like his golfing mate Poulter is famous for his tacky taste in clothes — didn’t see the funny side of Rory’s heavy-handed T shot.

For the full story, see this week's Sunday Life.

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