Manchester United's Ryan Giggs has been named in Parliament as the footballer at the centre of the 'superinjuction' Twitter row involving reality TV star and model Imogen Thomas.
Parliament, the judiciary and the media were on a collision course tonight as Giggs was named even though judges refused to lift the gagging order. Click HERE for more
Naming Private Ryan: MP outs Giggs as love-rat
Ryan Giggs’ desperate bid to keep his name out of the papers over an alleged secret affair with Imogen Thomas was doomed from the moment he threatened to sue Twitter users for outing him.
The married dad-of-two sparked a furious backlash with tweeters bombarding the social networking site in their thousands to name him. Click HERE for more
Giggs' agent: This is incredible - I can't believe it
In a sport dogged by sordid tales of infidelity and sex scandals, Manchester United star Ryan Giggs was a breath of fresh air.
There were no photographs of this dedicated professional stumbling out of nightclubs, or clutching the arm of a wannabe WAG.
Giggs, 37, appeared to be the perfect family man, a devoted husband and father-of-two in the twilight of his playing career – an ideal role model and “ambassador” for the game. Click HERE for more
Why United's dream pro Giggs is now facing his biggest test: Oliver Holt opinion
Maybe it’s because he’s a dream of a footballer, or maybe it’s because he has only ever been courteous and accommodating when I have met him, but I feel a lot of sympathy for Ryan Giggs.
Until I was told he had taken out an injunction several weeks ago, I had no idea whether he was married or not. Click HERE for more