Pampered Manchester United stars 'have handyman to change lightbulbs'

02 June 2009 09:38
The 28-year-old Frenchman said his every whim was taken care of by the club's staff to ensure he can concentrate on his game. [LNB]Barry Moorhouse, the player liaison manager, presides over a team who are available 24 hours a day to have cars fixed, Jacuzzis repaired and domestic chores performed. [LNB] Related ArticlesArmed robbers target Rio Ferdinands localArsenal v Manchester United: Park Ji-sung set to start in Champions League finalAmericas Motor City falls apart at the seamsChampions League final 2009: Manchester United v Barcelona could be best ever finalManchester United v Barcelona: Cristiano Ronaldo can be stoppedEvra, who lives in a £3 million mansion in Alderley Edge, Cheshire, told the Daily Mirror: 'This club is a big family because everybody works together. You can ask Barry anything. When you have a problem with your car, the Jacuzzi or the light, he is there. [LNB]'When you see people like this you want to make them happy and win.'[LNB]Mr Moorhouse delights in his role, and was quoted saying: "Some people describe me as a Jim'll Fix It.'[LNB]A club source told the Sun newspaper: "Barry and his team can arrange virtually anything - new car, new house, you name it. [LNB]"The manager wants players to concentrate on football, but some requests are ridiculous. They're pampered, they live in a bubble. [LNB]"Some wouldn't know how to change a lightbulb. And if Wags need something they are helped too. They're all treated better than the Royal Family." [LNB] 

Source: Telegraph