We had to stay away from anything similar to the the Times’ “Friends In High Places” headline, but the paper featured an interview with NBA star Steve Nash who has won the Most Valuable Player award two years running. He’s also an incredible football player apparently, having his choice of playing soccer or basketball at university and also turning up in New York summer leagues to embarass a few Sunday leaguers.
The full article makes a great read and can be found on a thread at Spurscommunity.co.uk, the man is passionate about football, England for some reason, and especially Tottenham.
Here’s an excerpt:
“He tells with relish the story of being smuggled into the French dressing room before a friendly two years ago and chanting Tottenham songs at Henry and Patrick Vieira”.