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17 hours ago, gkmacca said:

He rhymed 'Barcelona' with 'sauna'. I will never forget that. Au-bloody-dacious. He also used 'smite' in a poem about a UEFA Cup semi-final. And why not - he was great in the other one. Get well soon, maestro.

 

Cracking goal he scored in that game, right in the bottom corner, Joey Jones then played a game of frisby with the Barcelona fans,

 

 

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18 hours ago, gkmacca said:

He rhymed 'Barcelona' with 'sauna'. I will never forget that. Au-bloody-dacious. He also used 'smite' in a poem about a UEFA Cup semi-final. And why not - he was great in the other one. Get well soon, maestro.

When he was managing in Spain, he had a reputation for weird use of language, because he would translate phrases like"over the moon" or "sick as a parrot" word for word, instead of using the Spanish equivalent.

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5 hours ago, Gnasher said:

 

Cracking goal he scored in that game, right in the bottom corner, Joey Jones then played a game of frisby with the Barcelona fans,

 

 

My first European away.

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