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Arsenal legend Charlie Nicholas was a media darling who loved the nightlife and women

26 days ago   |   By The Irish Sun

YOU may know Charlie Nicholas as the sharp-suited bloke that sits next to Phil Thompson on Gillette Soccer Saturday, offering up insightful analysis such as “I'm a strong believer that is you score goals, you win matches.”
But younger readers may not realise what a player he was, and what a playboy he was.
Charlie Nicholas earned the nickname ‘Champagne Charlie' because he loved to party
Nicholas played for Arsenal, scoring twice against Liverpool in a famous 2-1 win in the League Cup Final in 1987 Times Newspapers Ltd
In a professional career spanning 18 years, he scored goals wherever he...
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