Register Login Scores

English Premier League

'I Ended Up At A Party At Mayweather's House'

A former Premier League and England star has revealed how he once ended up at a party at the house of legendary boxer Floyd Mayweather.

12 Relegated Stars Who Could Stay In The Premier League

Ex-Newcastle United midfielder Kieron Dyer officially retired from football in 2013, but suffered from many injuries in the final stages of his career, which allowed him time to do other things.

A year before hanging up his boots, the 33-time England international was in the US to watch Mayweather take on Miguel Cotto in the ring, a night that ended with Dyer at the boxing superstar's mansion.

"In the Cotto (vs Mayweather) fight, there was this guy we knew who is really close to Carlton Cole, he used to be a DJ for (US rapper) 50 Cent," he told the Golf Life podcast.

"Obviously, 50 Cent and Floyd used to be best mates. After the fight, he rings me up and asks what I'm doing.

"I say I'm probably going to go to one of the big clubs in Vegas, but he wants me to meet him, everyone is going back to the champs, everyone is going back to Floyd's.

"I met him, and turned up at Floyd's house. Must have been about 200 people in the house.

"He had all his belts on the table, there was hardly any sight of him.

"There were women everywhere. I was walking around Floyd's house, it was very surreal."

Dyer spent the bulk of his professional career at Newcastle, where he famously got into a punch-up of his own with teammate Lee Bowyer following an argument on the field.

Chelsea Transfer News: Seven Out, Six In?

The Englishman represented the Magpies on 239 occasions, contributing to 51 goals along the way.

Do you think Dyer ever realised his full potential? Let us know in the comments section below.

13 High-Profile Players Retiring This Season

10 Clubs That Are Secretly Broke

Henry On De Bruyne: It's Just Stupid!


Top 5

Real Madrid Transfer Talk: Seven Out, Eight In?

18 May 06, 2021 12:29 PM in LaLiga

Injury Latest: Sirino, Zwane & Two Others

8 May 06, 2021 08:25 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

12 Players Mourinho Wants To Sign

3 May 07, 2021 12:21 PM in Serie A

SAFA Provide Important Update On Ntseki

22 May 06, 2021 09:56 AM in Bafana

12 Players Mourinho Wants To Sign

3 May 07, 2021 12:21 PM in Serie A

Check Out CR7’s Multi Million Rand Luxurious Private Jet Flex

15 May 07, 2021 10:44 AM in Show Me The Money

Chiefs Urged To Break The Bank For Zwane & 7 Other Stars

56 May 07, 2021 01:58 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

New Arrival Starts Pirates Training

22 May 11, 2021 01:01 PM in Orlando Pirates

MMA Superstar McGregor To Buy Premier League Giants?

13 May 10, 2021 02:24 PM in English Premier League

Downs’ Mkhulise Responds To French Club Reports

12 May 06, 2021 10:56 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

The Highest-Paid African Stars In The EPL

18 Feb 02, 2021 07:14 PM in English Premier League

Another Exit At Cape Town City

May 06, 2021 01:33 PM in PSL

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

23 Dec 07, 2020 12:34 PM in World News

Ex-Chiefs Striker Calls For Patience With Hunt

66 May 06, 2021 12:59 PM in Kaizer Chiefs