Jens Lehmann Flirts With Idea Of Playing For Germany’s 2016 Paralympic Blind Football Team

Chris Wright

12th, September 2012


By Chris Wright

Jens attempts to round up a few former teammates who he assumes must have eyesight problems

‘Tis is being reported in German tabloid Bild that Jens Lehmann is flirting with the idea of turning out for Germany’s blind football team at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro.

44-year old Lehmann, who is apparently eager to win at least one recognised international title before he calls it a day, is quoted by Bild as saying: “[The Paralympics are] very interesting, as long as I am fit to go

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  1. Mr. Chopper says:

    He’ll be pushing that – didn’t he play for the Arse until last year? There’s a rule that you can’t have been registered with FIFA for at least five years but, I’ll be honest, I have no idea what that actually means.

  2. Marcos says:

    Sorry Jens, I think they’re looking for someone with two useful hands…

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