Bayern Munich have fined Franck Ribery after the winger responded angrily on social media to those that criticised him for consuming a gold-covered steak through the Bundesliga winter break.
Ribery obtained a backlash after footage was posted on-line of his go to to the Nusr-et restaurant in Dubai — owned by Nusret Gokce, referred to as “Salt Bae” — and the steak, coated in gold, which might price in extra of £1,000.
The 35-year-old was criticised after the image emerged however hit again on Instagram, saying on Saturday: “For 2019, let’s dot the i’s and cross the t’s… Let’s begin with the jealous, the haters, these solely born as a result of a condom had a gap in: f— your moms, your grandmothers and even your loved ones tree. I owe you nothing.
“My success is, above all, due to God, me, and my family members who believed in me. For the others, you are nothing however pebbles in my socks!”
Bayern responded on Sunday by confirming the previous France worldwide has been fined whereas sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic, talking on the membership’s winter coaching camp in Doha, Qatar, added: “He has used phrases that we as FC Bayern Munich can’t settle for and that Franck can by no means use as a job mannequin, as a participant of FC Bayern.
“Yesterday I talked to Franck for a very long time and instructed him that he would get a heavy wonderful. He accepted this punishment. “
Ribery is anticipated to depart Bayern on the finish of the season after 11 years with the membership when his contract expires.