CELEBRITY X Factor megastar Ben Foden claimed he went on a sordid -day pills bender, boasting to a lover: “I rode a high all day, night and day again.”
The former England rugby player, 34, who has two younger children along with his ex-wife Una Healy, bragged approximately taking cocaine and MDMA to female friend Miriam Murphy.
The workplace supervisor, forty, also claims he repeatedly cheated on her, blew thousands on line gambling and acquired her an £8,000 Rolex — which he has now given to new spouse Jackie Smith, who Ben married this week.
In a string of WhatsApp messages visible by the Sun on Sunday, Rugby United New York superstar Ben, who received 34 caps for England, shamelessly info his drug addiction.
On Sunday, May 12 he describes taking place a 36-hour bender in NY, telling Miriam: “Babe I’ve rolled two days into one [monkey eye emoji, horny devil emoji].
“I went to a residence celebration in Brooklyn and took some capsules to become a top-notch enjoy.
“This weekend I’ve skilled something so accessible in a place I didn’t think I’d be able to loosen up however actually rode an excessive all day night time and a day once more.
“I want you with me. I didn’t do something wrong . . . I turned into just excessive.”
Miriam, 40, who became getting messages from Ben just a month in the past, additionally claims she noticed him take what he stated was MDMA — a shape of ecstasy — at some point of a hunt ball at his mother and father’ property in Northants.
One of his pals had an “awful reaction” to the probably deadly drug.
The next week Foden messaged Miriam to mention his brother Tom had expressed concerns.
On December 3 Ben wrote: “Just were given the lecture from the brother approximately going off the rails and doing too many capsules.” He introduced a guffawing face emoji.
Miriam, also claims Ben — who is getting ready for Celebrity X Factor later this yr — took what he said become cocaine on their first date, at London’s Sushi Samba restaurant.
Miriam instructed the Sun on Sunday: “Ben is misogynistic and manipulative and desperate to be seen as a really perfect, healthy own family man and expert rugby participant.
“But honestly he says in private he has this obsession with experiencing tablets. Pot (hashish) and MDMA are his New York aspect.
“Coke is his London component. His behaviour is dangerous and he indicates no regard for those around him, least of all his children.”
She went on: “He instructed me after our first date he’d completed coke that night time.
“At the time I just thought he turned into a chatty guy who wished the lavatory a lot.
“Another time he had what he stated turned into MDMA in a little bottle which he put in a can of Red Bull.
“I turned into livid as I almost drank it. He knew I actually have heart murmurs and don’t do pills.
“He thinks he’ll escape with it because random drug trying out for rugby within the States is sporadic, and he’s clever in his timings.”
Miriam’s allegations are positive to difficulty X Factor boss Simon Cowell.
He has signed Foden, a former Northampton Saints full-lower back, in conjunction with Thom Evans, Levis Davis and other celebs.
Miriam stated: “X Factor is supposed to be a family display, so he shouldn’t be on it.
“He told me he wanted to be an actor as a child — his dad driven him into rugby — and he turned into so excited while he were given the X Factor gig.
“He needs a recording settlement with Sony and a No1 Christmas album. It’s embarrassing — I imply, he’s no Adele.”
The revelations come days after Foden introduced he’d wed Manhattan socialite Jackie Smith on a ship in Nantucket, Massachusetts.
Ben, who earns £one hundred,000 a 12 months within the States, stated they had best been relationship for two weeks — however her dad instructed the Sun it become longer.