“Spare any change?”
Despite looking like a Glaswegian smackhead, Alex Hleb can play football quite well. That’s why Arsene Wenger signed him, from Stuttgart in 2005.
After a very slow start, Hleb had just started to become a key player for Wenger when he decided the promise of free tapas for life was too good to resist, and walked away from north London, whilst still under contract.
The Spanish dream quickly turned into one of those “Oh no, what have I done!” decisions for the gaunt