Has there been any known soldiers who have turned professional as the result of playing within the army teams?
The story I was told was that he was bought out PVR'd from RCT or similar after being spotted by a footy coach at a sunday league match near Pompey!. Need to do some research, time for google! Lets face it with a smile like his only the naafi could have done his dentistry!Cuddles said:Matt Le Tissier was not a serviceman - although he did service Emily Symonds comprehensively!
Never servedMatt Le Tisier, Southampton and sadly the best England player that Venables etc wouldnt call up!
Bob Paisley former tankie western desert, played for and managed Liverpool. Bert Trautman former WW2 Fallschrimjager for Man City.