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Alan Davies causes outrage by mocking Liverpool's refusal to play on Hillsborough anniversary
Published : 10 Apr 2012 11:48:27
After attempting to impersonate Dalglish, Davies admitted his effort was 'terrible because I hate him'. Gunnersfanatic Davies then turned his fire on arch rivals Spurs by saying: 'What vermin run that club. They always have. Absolute vermin. Scum of the earth.' Davies took to Twitter to defend his comments, saying Liverpool should be made to play their semi-final on the 15th as it is unfair on Chelsea, but claims he supports the need fora full inquiry into the disaster at Hillsborough 23 years ago. An injured fan being carried off the pitch after overcrowding led to the death of 96 supporters He said: 'I'm getting tweets from Liverpool fans who have been given the impression that I was disrespectful to those who lost their lives on 15/4/89. 'Manydisagree but I feel that the Liverpool v Everton semi-final could be played on Apr 15. Apologies to those upset by that suggestion. 'I said the Hillsborough disaster was the worst event in modern peacetime history. I was on a terrace listening to a radio as it happened.