A football fan who claimed he was assaulted by former Manchester United manager David Moyes has received dozens of messages from internet trolls.
Joshua Gillibrand, 23, reported to Police that he was physically attacked by David Moyes outside a Lancashire bar. He claimed that he thought he was going to die during the alleged assault.
Mr Moyes, 51, was questioned by over the incident in the Emporium bar but was not arrested.
One troll claimed Mr Gillibrand should have been thumped harder.
Others expressed doubts regarding the 23-year-old’s account of the scuffle.
Apparently Joshua Gillibrand only said 2 David Moyes ‘Hello David, what are you doing round here?’ Yeah right mate PULL THE OTHER ONE!—
Carole (@22000_days) May 23, 2014
Lancashire police are currently investigating the complaint including talking to both Mr Moyes and Mr Gillibrand.
23 May 2014 | 10:46 pm – Source: metro.co.uk