Gary Neville reveals Sky conversation following 'billion-pound bottle jobs' line

Gary Neville with Mauricio Pochettino inset
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Gary Neville has spoken about his now infamous blasting of Chelsea as “billion-pound bottle jobs”, reflecting on the moment that the Blues lost the League Cup final.

Speaking on the Stick to Football podcast, brought to you by Sky Bet, the former Manchester United star revealed that he spoke to a producer behind the scenes over the labelling of Chelsea's side as bottlers, which has since been claimed is “is going to stick until they win something big,” by Neville's colleague, Jamie Carragher.

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