Seen as one of the more promising full-backs in France during his time at Monaco, Layvin Kurzawa has struggled a bit since his big move to Paris Saint-Germain.

Not exactly at the same level as some of his teammates, the defender has received a lot of criticism lately for his performances, and now he’s allegedly being blackmailed after a video of him was taken saying rather unsavoury things about Didier Deschamps, the France national team manager.

This, coupled with his struggles on the pitch, has led Daniel Riolo, a French pundit, to lash out at the player, and, at the same time, show a huge lack respect to Stoke City, Huddersfield Town and Burnley.

Speaking on RMC Sport, he said: “This kind of guy, if I’m the director of football at the club, I say stop. There’s thousands of players (like him) and there’s the Premier League to welcome this kind of guy: Stoke City, Huddersfield, Burnley… They’re very good for Kurzawa.”

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While there’s no doubt that both the Potters, the Terriers and the Clarets aren’t quite at the same level as the Ligue 1 runners-up, to pass them off as just dumpsters for players like Kurzawa is quite frankly laughable.

And, even if he didn’t mean it that way, but rather that a player like Kurzawa, who clearly isn’t the best off the pitch, would be better off at a ‘smaller club’, because that’s where those ‘kind of guys’ go, isn’t much better.

Why Stoke, Huddersfield and Burnley? That’s what we want to know.