By Ollie Irish
Big Benni should have laid off the cakes
“He is overweight, with high body fat percentage and a lower physical state than the rest of the team.”
That was the expert opinion of South Africa fitness coach Francisco Gonzalez, when asked about striker Benni McCarthy a couple of weeks ago .
Well, McCarthy has now paid for his poor condition – he has been axed from South Africa’s final World Cup squad of 23. It’s a very sad day for South Africa’s record goal scorer, but he has no one but himself to blame.
It’s more than sad, actually – it’s a disgrace. What sort