Giving fans food for thought: City gent Nasri enjoys night out at London restaurant
14:24 GMT, 9 January 2013
15:53 GMT, 9 January 2013
He probably thought it was a bit of harmless fun.
Clearly enjoying the fruits of his
labour, Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri could not resist posting a
picture of him on a night out at a trendy London restaurant.
Picture this: Samir Nasri posted this picture of him enjoying a night out in London
Dressed in ripped jeans, a casual T-shirt and slouched on a comfy chair, the 25-year-old Frenchman was clearly enjoying a night out with a female companion.
Nasri is currently on an enforced break after was sent off in controversial circumstances for squaring up with his head to Norwich’s Sebastien Bassong in the 4-3 win at Carrow Road in December.
City manager Roberto Mancini was angry at the decision at the time but said that the club had not decided whether to appeal the card and the three-match ban that will come with it.
However, the club finally decided to accept the charge and Nasri missed the game at home to Stoke, the weekend’s FA Cup tie with Watford and the game at Nasri's old club Arsenal on January 13.
Seeing red: Nasri was handed his marching orders after clashing with Bassong
The timing was a little unfortunate at it appeared amid criticism of the evils of football.
Reverend Bob Jones, 67, a minister at three methodist churches in Mansfield, spoke out about about the excess money in football and to question
the values of the modern game following Luis Suarez's controversial goal on Sunday.
Maybe next time Nasri should keep his photos for the family album
Waiting game: Nasri will miss the match with his former club Arsenal