By Alan Duffy
Luscious-locked footballing woman’s crumpet, David “Because I’m worth it” Ginola is to sue his former France boss Gerard Houllier over offensive comments allegedly made by the former Liverpool manager in a new book, Coaches’ Secrets.
The trouble all stems from that infamous World Cup qualifier in November 1993, when France conceded a last-minute goal against Bulgaria in Paris. With the home side only needing a draw, the scores were level as 1-1 with only seconds left on the clock. However, rather than hold on to the ball in the corner of the pitch to see the game out, Ginola fired over a misplaced cross, which allowed the Bulgarians to counter-attck and score a winner, courtesy of Emil Kostadinov. Bulgaria thus proceeded to the finals