Footy legend Sonny Invoice Williams is slammed for supporting woman-hater Andrew Tate on social media
Sonny Invoice Williams has ignited yet one more storm on social media, with the footy legend sharing a message from woman-hating social media influencer Andrew Tate, who’s in jail awaiting trial for alleged intercourse trafficking.
Andrew Tate and his brother Tristan have been arrested in December on suspicion of rape and human trafficking in Romania, and stay in custody after two ladies have been allegedly held towards their will and coerced into creating paid pornography.
The viral social media star and kickboxer is famend for his extremist, misogynistic views and continues to sprout his weird ideas from his jail cell, together with evaluating himself to Nelson Mandela.
And it seems he has one very high-profile supporter in Williams – who’s a Muslim, like Tate.
‘Ameen’ Williams wrote to a remark Tate sharing on his social media saying: ‘Allah doesn’t burden a soul past that it will possibly bear’.
Footy legend Sonny Invoice Williams shared a message from social media misogynist Andrew Tate, who’s in jail awaiting trial for alleged rape and intercourse trafficking
Sonny Invoice Williams, who’s a Muslim, has taken to social media to assist controversial social media influencer Andrew Tate
Tate (pictured handcuffed to brother Tristan as he enters courtroom) is in a Romanian jail awaiting trial on rape and intercourse trafficking costs
Ameen is the Islamic model of Christianity’s ‘amen’.
Followers couldn’t imagine the previous NRL premiership hero, champion boxer, Tremendous Rugby champ and Rugby World Cup winner would present his assist for a person with such violent views about ladies.
‘You already know why Tate’s in a jail cell? C’mon, man. Do higher’, one wrote, with one other saying he had critically broken his fame together with his assist of such an extremist determine.
‘Mate, utmost respect for what you’ve completed in life and what you place out on the market to assist others…however to retweet this piece of s**t…yeah…that’s some critical harm to who I assumed you have been,’ the fan commented.
Others questioned whether or not Williams could be pleased to let his daughters be round a person who has beforehand mentioned ladies are a ‘man’s property’ and should ‘bear duty’ for rape.
‘Do higher. This man is utilizing faith as a protect. He is not a believer, he is a manipulator and you acquire into it. I am positive all his victims and everybody he has abused and shamed admire your blessing of him,’ one other fan wrote on Williams’ social media submit.
This is not the primary time Williams has publicly supported Tate.
On March 3 he shared a video posted by a Tate supporter, accompanied by a love coronary heart and ‘reward’ emoji, during which known as for the brothers to be launched from jail with the hashtag ‘#FreeTheTates’.
It provoked a fierce backlash from former followers of the footy legend, who Every day Mail Australia revealed final month wrote an excessive ‘transphobic’ tweet, which was later deleted.
Sonny Invoice Williams has additionally shared this video that requires the Tate brothers to be free of jail
‘Unhappy to see a former idol like Sonny Invoice wanting his daughters to develop up in a world the place they are going to be held down by a misogynist like Tate,’ one fan wrote about Williams’ assist for the brothers.
‘From sporting big to utter joke in a single tweet. Spectacular’, a disgusted follower wrote, with others referring to the submit as ‘yuck’, ‘gross’ and expressing full disbelief Williams would facet with him.
‘So that you’re all speaking beliefs and virtue-signalling Logan Paul and also you give you THIS? Are you freaking critical? You misplaced a fan right here mate,’ commented one follower, who was backed up by many.
‘Discuss going from a childhood hero to absolute zero in a single tweet,’ wrote one fan.
Sonny Invoice Williams and spouse Alana with kids Iman, Aisha, Zaid and Essa
Williams, who’s married famously transformed to Islam in 2009, has been married to spouse Alana for 9 years and the pair have two daughters and two sons: Iman, Aisha, Zaid and Essa.
Whereas he hasn’t formally confirmed his retirement from boxing – and therefore his retirement from skilled sport – it’s anticipated he will not struggle anymore after being thrashed by Mark Hunt final yr.