The Ten Best Mass Insults
Manchester United striker Michael Owen recently moved to play down his comments about playing for the biggest club in the world.
His original comments angered many Liverpool fans who felt the statement was an insult to his former club.
Owen isn't the first sportsman to alienate a swathe of people with his words. From insulting clubs, towns and entire nations, here's the ten best mass insults.
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