Straight-shooting son of a gun
22 January 2018 20:28 (South Africa)

French minister scolds the boys and makes them cry

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

French sports minister Roselyne Bachelot had harsh words for Les Bleus last night, calling them a "moral disaster". The French players were reduced to snivelling schoolboys during her dressing down, although it is not reported if any of them went so far as to apologise for their behaviour. Let's hope they've dried their eyes by the time they take the field this afternoon. Read more: Times Live

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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