Newsletter

Get your daily update and weekly newsletter by signing up today!

News

Di Canio Humiliated As Kids Stuff His First Team

8 years ago
Share

A classic story has emerged today about Paolo Di Canio’s Sunderland revolution.

Apparently, during the international break Di Canio arranged a behind closed doors practice match, first team against the kids.

A good run out for his first team and a bit of a morale boost after failing to win a game in the Premier League so far.

Unfortunately, things didn’t go quite according to plan and Paolo’s first teamers were easily beaten 3-1 by the under 21 side.

So angry was Di Canio that he conducted an after match post-mortem going through every detail of the game as to what went wrong.

I’d hate to imagine what gestures Paolo was making from the sidelines.

All the players were also reportedly instructed to not speak about the match but things like this don’t work and The Mirror have picked up the story.

A second morale boosting match has now been cancelled after the bins refused to play a weakened team…

Share

If you would like to feature on The Mag, submit your article to [email protected]

Have your say

© 2021 The Mag. All Rights Reserved. Design & Build by Mediaworks