Noel Gallagher on talkSPORT: ‘Liverpool fans are like the Queen Mother, they think everyone loves them. They’re deluded!’

29 Aug

Noel Gallagher has told talkSPORT of his newfound hatred for Liverpool!

The singer-songwriter and former Oasis star is an ardent Manchester City supporter but said he took as much joy from the Reds losing the Champions League final last season than he did from his club winning the Premier League.

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City’s team bus was attacked by Liverpool fans during their Champions League quarter-final clash in April and the Reds went on to knock Pep Guardiola’s side out 5-1 on aggregate.

Liverpool are now seen as City’s closest rivals for the title, and Gallagher admits he is no admirer of the Merseysiders.

“Liverpool fans are a bit weird,” he said, speaking on the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast. “They get over emotional.

“They are like the Queen Mother, Liverpool fans. They think everyone loves them. They are little bit deluded.

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“I have three Liverpool fans in my band who are on stage with me and it is great watching the meltdowns round about March and particularly in the Champions League final.

“We were on stage while it was on and I could see the couple of Liverpool fans dying as the game went on.

“I must say after they smashed up our team coach in the quarter-final I think I derived as much pleasure from that [them losing the Champions League final] than I did from us winning the league.”

Listen to Noel Gallagher’s full interview on talkSPORT above