Redknapp, in The Sun, continued his feud with Taarabt yesterday.
"When we were last in the Premier League we played Manchester United at home on a Saturday lunchtime. I had a phone call telling me Adel had been in a casino until 5am that morning. I pulled him into my office and asked whether it was true. He told me that he hadn't been in a casino until 5am until Friday morning but that he might have been there on Thursday morning.
"After we had been relegated last year we went to Exeter to prepare for a season in the Championship. I had to leave to go and have an operation on my knee. Steve McClaren was working with me at the time. As soon as I left he sent Adel home because he wasn't up to it. The fitness coaches at QPR, everybody tells me he doesn't try.
"He doesn't want to run around. I have tried to protect him until now, but the fans have to know what's going on. Even I could suck my stomach in for a picture and look OK."
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