LETTER : Own goal?
Thursday 05 October 1995
Sir: A successful agent Eric Hall may be, but football punditry clearly isn't his strong suit. Explaining why freedom of movement for footballers is a good thing, he breezily claims (Another View, 22 September) that if Arsenal were all Italians, French, Israelis and Nigerians, the supporters would still love it as long as they were scoring goals and winning the games.
Oh dear, Eric. Don't give up the day job.
Even the Prime Minister of Luxembourg knows that the abiding fantasy of Arsenal fans is to win the game without scoring goals.
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