Gary Neville has received considerable acclaim since becoming a pundit. Yui Mok

Keira Knightley thinks Gary Neville is 'just amazing'

The ex-Man United player appeared flattered by the praise, retweeting a link to the story.

GARY NEVILLE IS widely regarded as one of football’s best pundits, and he has one particularly high-profile admirer.

Keira Knightley told the Fashion Telegraph that she was a big fan of the ex-Manchester United player’s punditry on Sky Sports, saying:  “He is just ******* amazing! Absolutely ******* amazing!

“His commentary…Well, it’s just amazing. He’s amazing.

“They’ve added loads of other [pundits] alongside him now, but I preferred it when it was pure Gary Neville.”

The Hollywood star is a big football fan and starred in the 2002 film Bend it Like Beckham.

Meanwhile, Neville seemed amused by the story, tweeting a link to it earlier.

Gary Neville

h/t Manchester Evening News

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