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Sad News on Paul Merson

Sad News on Paul Merson

Express and Star reporter Martin Swain has written about Paul Merson`s descent into ever-deepening debt and personal turmoil, which will sadden many but surprise few,

He writes 'This engaging but fragile 39-year-old former England footballer has been a car crash waiting to happen for almost his entire professional life.'

Merson is today reported to have squandered the last of his assets from a multi-million pound football fortune - a £300,000 flat in Four Oaks, Sutton Coldfield - and returned to his parents council dwelling from where it all began more than 20 years ago.

This is very sad and no matter what mistakes he made as a manager he still remains one of the most gifted footballers to pull on a Saddlers shirt, and hence I for one wish him the all the best and hope he can finally slay the demons that have haunted his life.

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Writer:Jorge's Jottings
Date:Friday January 11 2008
Time: 6:04PM

Comments

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Such A Shame...But Only Himself To Blame..!
horseworrier
11/01/2008 18:21:00
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he was a very good playe shame his lifes gone so wrong but there is alesson here for youngsters to take care of themselves
ozanne park rangers
13/01/2008 19:47:00
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Shame to see someone go downhill like that,but no-one to blame but himself.
MFC67
14/01/2008 09:57:00
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Looks like Chris Moyles these days! Shame Fox didn't come to us at Colchester.
Matt_Us
22/01/2008 13:48:00
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Just shows money doesn't bring happiness and a good life!!
will it ever happen
06/02/2008 17:12:00
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