Tom Brady Receives Backlash From Fans For His Take on Parenting

Published 07/16/2022, 10:30 AM EDT

Tom Brady is married to Gisele Bündchen and has three kids. He knows how tough it is to be a parent, and recently Brady spoke about the struggles that he and Gisele face while taking care of the kids.

The unavailability of Tom Brady with his family due to football is another thing, but there is another big problem that lies according to the Bucs quarterback. He believes with them being rich is kind of tough to do parenting.


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Talking about it Brady said, “We have people that clean for us. We have people that make our food, We have people that drive us to the airport if we need that.” He adds, “We get off a plane and there’s people waiting there for us and we get ushered in. That’s my kids’ reality, which is the hard part to say, ‘Guys, this is not the way reality really is. What can we do about that?'” 

The fans on Twitter were quick to react to these statements by Tom Brady. They didn’t like Brady saying that being rich is causing difficulty to raise kids. Fans know how tough it is to raise kids when you are not well of the an NFL athlete, and that is why they went hard against the 7-time-Super Bowl champion.

One fan claimed that she would happily take what Brady has right now. She believed she’ll be in a much better state with the wealth that the Brady family have.

Another fan took a shot at the ego that both Tom Brady and Gisele have.

Another one came up with the hilarious GIF of a man wiping his tears with money.

This fan offered some help.

Many fans wished to trade their lives for Brady’s, believing that it would make their lives easier. They believe that having money solves all their problems.

Tom Brady also spoke about his humble beginning

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signal-caller highlighted the fact that both he and Gisele come from humble backgrounds. As a result, he thinks his kids will miss out on the feeling of struggling. Without struggle, there is no success, and that’s what Brady thought.


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Talking about humble beginnings, Brady said, “My wife grew up in rural Brazil, the farthest state south, Rio Grande do Sul, very small kind of farming town, very simple girl,” He added, “My dad worked his ass off for our family. My mom stayed at home [and] took care of us kids, and I saw my mom work every day to make food for us at night and wash our clothes.”

Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady waves as U.S. President Joe Biden welcomes members of the NFL Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a reception on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, U.S. July 20, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Tom Brady’s comments were pretty accurate. However, the fans around the globe didn’t like them, because they believe by being rich, Brady’s kids are avoiding most of the problems, that a parent doesn’t want their kids to face.


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Abhimanyu Chaudhary

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Abhimanyu Chaudhary is an NFL author at EssentiallySports. He has been a life-long fan of the Los Angeles Lakers and Liverpool FC. But when it comes to the NFL, you can always see him rooting for his favorite superstar Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs.

Edited By: Gurjyot Singh Dadial