It’s the Rio Ferdinand sket tweet that’s had everybody asking “what the hell is a sket?”, and it looks to have reopened the great ‘mum cuss’ debate.
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The Queens Park Rangers defender, merksome, was responding to a jibe when he inadvertently put one of football’s most divisive ongoing discussions back on the agenda:
— Rio Ferdinand (@rioferdy5) September 1, 2014
Having already polarised opinion for centuries, the debate as to whose mother is fattest, stupidest and/or most promiscuous is now set to rumble on tediously with renewed vigour.
Speaking exclusively to Football Burp, Ferdinand apologised for the furore caused by his sket tweet but stood by the main thrust of his missive.
He said: “It’s unfortunate that my observation should lead to such a minor media storm.
“But it’s true – your mum is indeed so fat that she regularly gets mistaken for Alan Brazil.
“That’s just irrefutable fact.”