‘Overweight’ Benni McCarthy Axed From South Africa World Cup Squad – What A Waste

Ollie Irish

1st, June 2010


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

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