English version

blame/shoot the messenger

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishblame/shoot the messengerblame/shoot the messengerANGRYto be angry with the person who tells you about something bad, instead of the person who caused it to happen messenger
Examples from the Corpus
blame/shoot the messengerCriticising Alan for saying how well scum are playing is a bit like shooting the messenger who brings bad news.
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