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25 May 2017 08:52 (South Africa)

Michael Ballack's return in question

  • 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.

Injured German captain Michael Ballack was in South Africa on Saturday to watch his team defeat Argentina, but left the country on Monday to continue his treatment in Germany, instead of staying on to watch the Germans take on Spain in their semi-final. This has fuelled speculation that he will not be welcomed back to the team - certainly not as captain - even when his injury heals. Read more: Sports24

  • 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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