?Former England international Paul Gascoigne has sent out an emotional cry for help after a two day binge on gin and cocaine saw him hospitalised, claiming: “I f***ing hate being an alcoholic.”
The 49-year-old, who played for the likes of Tottenham Hotspur, Everton and Lazio, reportedly opened up the media about his recent troubles with drugs and alcohol, and according to ?The Sun, ‘Gazza’ spoke of a recent drinking session that was so out of control that he took himself to hospital in order to keep himself safe.
“I had a blip and I ended up in hospital on two drips,” said Gascoigne.
“I took myself to hospital because I knew I had messed up. I’d done myself some damage with the gin.
“The next thing I remember these four guys asked me if I wanted some cocaine,” continued Gazza.
“For these four guys to offer me cocaine and drink was disgusting. I wanted to hit one of them. I was leaning over the toilet because I was being sick. I am an alcoholic and it is my fault, but luckily I knew I had to stop.
“I f***ing hate being an alcoholic.”
Gazza checked himself into the