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Ferdinand's flight of fancy

March 21, 2013
By ESPN staff
A report in the Daily Mail has revealed that Rio Ferdinand, who pullled out of the England squad due to a back injury, is set to travel to Qatar in a 15-hour round trip to commentate on the game for TV station Al Jazeera.

Ferdinand added to England's defensive crisis ahead of their 2014 World Cup qualifier with San Marino by pulling out of the squad "due to the detailed pre-planned training and medical programme he must follow".

However, reports that Ferdinand is set to undertake ...

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