James Haskell slammed for 'disgusting' comment on photo of Jacqueline Jossa at the beach

14 February 2020, 07:34 | Updated: 14 February 2020, 08:47

Jacqueline's I'm A Celeb co-star joked that she looks like she belongs on the 'Sunshine bus'.

James Haskell has been blasted by Jacqueline Jossa fans after posting a 'disgusting' comment on her recent Instagram post.

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I'm A Celeb winner Jacqueline, 27, posted a photo of her with a football at the beach captioned: "So @danosborneofficial took this photo of me and I was certain I was going to look like a full on Instagram model in my cute dungarees on the beach. FUMING!! Look at me 😂 BUT still I look at this with fond memories of playing football on a beach with my hubby, racing and just being so silly. I can’t help but smile.

"Fair to say I will never be that girl".

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While most of Jacqueline's followers rushed to comment how lovely the snap was, her I'm A Celeb co-star James Haskell sparked outrage when he wrote: "You look like you are waiting for the sunshine bus and if anyone touches your football you will go mad."

James and Jacqueline starred in I'm A Celeb 2019 together
James and Jacqueline starred in I'm A Celeb 2019 together. Picture: PA

James was immediately slammed for his comment, with one writing: "Let’s hope you never have children with special needs!"

Another added: "As a parent of a child with a disability these types of comments are often said to mock a person’s disability and are hugely offensive, experience first hand the struggles and pain of a disabled person or be a family member who hears comments relating to a person they love it’s heartbreaking.

"So I will happily be on the pc brigade, defending my child and others with disability."

A third wrote: "Wow James, excelled yourself here, this certainly isn’t ‘banter central’ and no I’m not a snowflake, just think this is a horrible comment."

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