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Old 04-11-2017, 08:20 PM
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Originally Posted by alanlee11 View Post
"weren't talented" - yet managed to get to an elite level of sport as professional footballers.
I understand the thread to mean 'not naturally gifted', or were never the most technically able, but made it through guts, hard work, commitment and making the most of what they were good at.

Give me a gutsy Phil Barber 'trier' over a talented but lazy Curcic type any day
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