Pope admits being shunned by unimpressed Man City players

first_imgManchester City players, blanked Port Vale striker, Tom Pope, after their FA Cup win on Saturday. “I don’t think he (Stones) is happy. It was a little bit awkward. I spoke to Mendy and he said the lads have abused him for weeks, so I think it’s played on his mind a little bit. I shook his hand but he wasn’t too happy. Read Also:Valencia ready to re-sign ex-defender from Manchester City “People have dug it up, and I didn’t mean any offence by it. It was just my opinion on something. I never tagged anybody in, it’s just because we drew Man City and everyone’s jumped on it and made it global. I wish it hadn’t.” FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Stones had been labelled ‘weak as player,’ by the lower-league striker and seemed in no mood for forgiveness when they met, blanking him in the post-match rendezvous. “Nobody was speaking to me,” said Pope, 34. “It was like the Grim Reaper going in, they all ran the other way. I got Zinchenko’s shirt, I think everybody else palmed me off.Advertisementcenter_img Loading…last_img read more