One look at Ryan Babel's twitter and you realise he's a bit of an oddball. For starters his phone number is in his bio, he openly offers out his social media, whatsapp and snapchat to have discussions with fans.
Babel currently plays for Al Ain FC in UAE and harbours a deep resentment of former Reds boss and current Real Madrid manager Rafa Benitez. It was a tweet about the Madrid man that led to an extraordinary exchange:
Ladies and gentlemen, Ryan Babel.