OFF THE BALL

Flamini's rich pals, Man City make blue movie

September 10, 2010
By Dominic Raynor
(Archive)
The international break may have come and gone but Off The Ball never rests in its mission to scratch around the underbelly of professional football to find the most bizarre, humorous and inexplicable stories.

This week, Arsenal misfit Mathieu Flamini gatecrashes Serie A's highest paid XI, a botched bicycle-kick leaves Dirk Kuyt out injured, Manchester City launch a blue movie and Scotland fans boo England via Liechtenstein.

The highest paid Serie A XI

Back in 2004, ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations