He can laugh about it now and, in reality, he is teased about it so often by his Manchester City team-mates that he does not have much choice but to see the funny side.
Indeed, there were few more unintentionally amusing moments in the recent Amazon documentary, All Or Nothing, than the sight of Fabian Delph lecturing City’s dressing room on “the basics of football” in that thick Yorkshire accent of his after their shock 3-2 derby defeat to Manchester United in April.
“The guys always come up to me now and say, ‘Oh, the basics!’” Delph says, chuckling at the recollection of a moment that caused much mirth on social media. “Raheem [Sterling], Vincent [Kompany], a lot of the lads. I never hear…
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