OFF THE BALL

The heavy mob and the torturer

September 3, 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, Xamax FC owner Bulat Chagaev says he doesn't need weapons in order to scare his players, 'The Torturer' dishes out punishment at Wolfsburg, Carlos Tevez admits to gorging himself on comfort food and Blackburn's Michel Salgado admits Venky's chicken knots his stomach.

Chagaev: I don't need weapons to scare players
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