With the deal done, any damage caused by the ‘leak’ was minimal and Matic insists there were no repercussions for him or for any WhatsApp group members who may have passed on the pic.
“I didn’t get into trouble,”
he recalls on the podcast.
“Obviously it was not my intention to send the photo to the newspapers. And I forgive them [my friends] because I was so happy and most of them support United.”