The new Leeds boss was interviewed prior to today’s game against Newcastle and his response received mixed reaction on social media.
You can watch the clip below:
"Thanks for coming out to talk to us, Sam."
"I've got to? Haven't I?"
😂 Vintage Sam Allardyce.
The Leeds United boss talks pre-match nerves and his start to life at Elland Road. pic.twitter.com/iaSLAU3Cn4
— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) May 13, 2023
Fans took to Twitter and it’s safe to say opinion is divided on there.
One commented, ‘Can’t hate the man.’
Another added, ‘Vintage ? More old hat . He should be thankful people are daft enough to still hire him.’
A third said, ‘Big Sam oozes a man who came out of retirement for a massive pay day and a bit of a laugh.’
A fourth said, ‘Vintage Sam Allardyce being a complete and utter bell.’