“I have to live with that. It didn’t bother me the reaction to it, I knew that would come.
“But the chain of events and the way I described them, I think would be the same if I did it again.”
Speaking to BBC News at the end of last month, Maguire said: “It was horrible, it’s not something I ever want to do again, I don’t wish it on anybody.
“It’s the first time I’ve ever been inside a prison. I don’t feel like I owe an apology to anybody. An apology is something when you’ve done something wrong.
“Do I regret it? I regret being in the situation, obviously the situation has made it difficult. I play for one of the biggest clubs in the world so I regret putting the fans and the club through this.
“I think it could’ve happened anywhere. I love Greece, I think us footballers get a bit of stick for trying to stay away from everything and the public eye. It’s not how I want to live my life.
Published at Fri, 04 Sep 2020 15:17:46 +0000