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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 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday January 11 2008

Time: 6:04PM

Your Comments

Such A Shame...But Only Himself To Blame..!
horseworrier
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
Shame to see someone go downhill like that,but no-one to blame but himself.
MFC67
Looks like Chris Moyles these days! Shame Fox didn't come to us at Colchester.
Matt_Us
Just shows money doesn't bring happiness and a good life!!
will it ever happen
 

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