OFF THE BALL

'Fat b*stard' Bruce lays off the pies

January 7, 2011
By Dominic Raynor
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, Steve Bruce vows to go on a diet to avoid "fat b*stard" chants, Robbie Fowler rubs in Australia's Ashes woes, John Terry is voted the most hated man in football and why Cristiano Ronaldo is better than Ferenc Puskas and Alfredo Di Stefano.

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