Neville promotes simulation and slams West Ham star’s honesty

Gary Neville has caused a bit of a stir on Twitter by promoting simulation in football.

His comments came after West Ham’s Matt Jarvis decided to stay up in the penalty area, despite Arsenal’s Bacary Sagna tripping him on Tuesday night.

Sky Sports pundit Neville admitted after the game that Jarvis did the wrong thing and should have gone down, pointing at the way the game has changed in recent years and that now it is acceptable to dive.

But many fans are defending Jarvis’ honesty, despite the Hammers winger potentially costing his side the match, with the Hammers going on to lose 3-1.

And the debate moved over to Twitter afterwards, with Neville answering fans’ questions…