Future England striker tackles obstacle course

After recent a WSC correspondent pointed out how Porutguese commentators were prone to pronounce Emile Heskey's first name as "Emily", it appears there is a precedent as this clip from a Rod Hull and Emu TV programme shows. A young Emile shows a clean pair of heels, the ability to throw a sidestep and, in donating his prize to charity, a rare slice of altruism from a professional footballer. Thanks to Jonathan Paxton

Related articles

Back of the net flix: marketing is now masquerading as documentary
Embed from Getty Images // A spate of shows are claiming to reveal life behind the scenes at the world's biggest clubs, though most are part of a...
Rupethink: the Murdoch view of football
By Tim Bradford from WSC 367...
Emotions of watching Euro 2016 from a Glasgow sofa
For the armchair viewer the tournament has been a mixture of pain and pleasure Embed from Getty Images 4 July ~ On Thursday June 9, I doubted I had...