Radiator Salesman From Suffolk Bombarded With Abuse Intended For ‘Boring’ BBC Pundit Namesake

Chris Wright

17th, June 2014

By Chris Wright

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Phil Neville, not to be confused with Phil Neville

Thanks to the internet being largely populated by dimwitted morons, a 60-year-old radiator salesman from Suffolk found himself bombarded with vicious abuse over the weekend from World Cup fans up in arms with his boring commentary during England’s game against Italy.

Phil Neville, aged 60 and from Hadleigh, found his Twitter account (@philneville) was besieged by irate fans, one of whom even wished death upon him torrents of ridiculous abuse which, of course, were intended for the BBC pundit of the same name.

Mr Neville, a former referee who actually stood in as fourth official during a few Premier League games in the mid 1990s, told BBC Suffolk that

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