Wigan Athletic’s Mohamed Diame criticises the town and women

Posted by - January 25, 2011 - Quotes, Wigan Athletic

Culturally sensitive chatter from the French Star Player

If you were making a list of the top 200 players in the Premier League, it is unlikely that Mohamed Diame would make your list. If you were making a list of all the players in the Premier League, it is unlikely that you would remember Diame.

Anyhow (apologies, I despise that word) Diame has got all big time Charlie in a French magazine, ripping into Wigan.

The truth about life in Wigan is there is nothing to do.

It is a crappy place. The town is tiny and there is no atmosphere. I go into training, I return home, and that is all I do.

When it snowed I felt like it was minus 15, and feared I was going to turn into an ice cube.

It is rare to see truly beautiful girls when you go out during the day.

But it’s a different story when you go out in the evening. The girls seem to cover themselves up all day, only to be in good-looking mode at night.

In Madrid I had the impression that all the women were beautiful.

A Wigan spokesperson tried to say that the interview was simply light-hearted, but the comments don’t sound too pretty.