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Wednesday's Quote of the Day

09:24 UK time, Wednesday, 27 August 2008

"Its main attraction is considered to be the timetable at the railway station where trains leave for other, less rainy, cities" - Manchester United defender Nemanja Vidic on Manchester

It's a time-honoured formula. Foreign footballer comes to club in Britain. Foreign footballer plays well. Foreign footballer then offers colourful observation on why non-footballing aspects of Britain are rubbish. For classic example see Macedonian star Georgi Hristov and his comment that "all the women in Barnsley are dogs".
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