You might remember some dispute over Adel Taarabt’s flabby gut at the start of the season.
Former QPR boss Harry Redknapp claimed the enigmatic attacker was three stone overweight back in October, who quickly responded by showing off his surprisingly slender stomach for the Daily Mail…
— Everything Football (@SkySportsDubes) October 21, 2014
We haven’t seen much of the Moroccan since, but Loftus Road gaffer Chris Ramsey gave him the nod this afternoon with a rare slot in QPR’s starting line-up, and the issue of Taarabt’s belly has re-emerged once again. Twitter, being it’s usual cheeky and rude self, is having a field day.
Taarabt is that fat kid on the opposition at Goals. You smirk at him before kickoff. He megs you during the game, but you batter him 6-2.
— Ben Leeder (@BenLeeder) March 14, 2015
Omg taarabt is extremely fat. #CRYvQPR
— Navid_MUFC (@NavidSaeediFar) March 14, 2015
@3rdsworld i like how my timeline is filled with Adel Taarabt fat jokes
— Matt (@Mattystash) March 14, 2015
— ARRY REDKNOBB ™ (@MrREDKNOBB) January 8, 2015
And speaking of trimming the fat, QPR have a lot of work to do before their next game if they’re to stave off Premier League relegation this season. Efforts from Wilfried Zaha, Glenn Murray and Joel Ward have left the west Londoners 3-0 down against Crystal Palace with over 40 minutes remaining.
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