JOHN TERRY has been blasted by Labor MP Chris Bryant for his social media post praising Roman Abramovich.
Billionaire Russian oligarch Abramovich has put Chelsea up for sale as a result of his nation’s invasion of neighboring Ukraine.
and Terry quickly thanked Abramovich after a trophy-rich 19 years as the owner of the club.
The 41-year-old posted on social media: “Thank you Roman. The best owner in the WORLD.”
However, Mr Bryant was convicted terry cloth for “celebrating” Abramovich’s tenure when government sanctions threatened his fortunes and led to his attempting to sack the club.
Innocent Ukrainian civilians are losing their lives due to Russian aggression.
And Mr Bryant wrote on Twitter: “I think @JohnTerry26 you should shut this down ASAP. The people of Ukraine are being bombed, shot at and murdered as they celebrate Abramovich.”
In a separate tweet, Mr. Bryant wrote, “This is appalling,” in response to Terry’s message of thanks to Abramovich.
And Mr Bryant continued his criticism of the former Chelsea Skippers in Parliament.
Mr Bryant said: “I don’t know if you saw that but he did [John Terry] posted a photo with Abramovich, who is one of Putin’s cronies.
“What will the people of Ukraine think of the former English football captain?”
Over 2000 civilians were killed in Ukraine as a result of Putin’s illegal invasion, now in its eighth day.
Abramovich vowed not to give any winnings from a possible £3bn deal for Ukraine war victims – but he refused to condemn the actions of tyrant pal Vladimir Putin.
Abramovich also announced that it would be him Write off the £1.5 billion debt Chelsea owed him one.
SunSport revealed this exclusively last night British billionaire Jim Ratcliffe is one of three parties interested in becoming new owners of the club.
https://www.the-sun.com/sport/4813051/terry-post-abramovich-chelsea-criticism/ ‘Take that off ASAP’ – John Terry fired about the post while praising MP’s Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich