The Emperor's new clothes

March 22, 2004
By Phil Ball
You'll know the story about the little boy, standing with his dad in the crowd to watch the naked Emperor pass. Well - the new version of the tale took place this weekend in Bilbao, where the folks had paid through the nose to see the gallery of galácticos, fresh from their cup final defeat at the hands of Zaragoza in midweek. Towards the end of the game, the little boy turned to his father and whispered 'But daddy! Real Madrid don't have any defenders!'

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