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17 funny English translations of foreign football player and manager names

20 days ago   |   By Football365

Trawling Reddit can sometimes be a pretty joyless experience...but then you stumble across a thread of foreign footballer and manager names translated into English.
When it comes to the pronunciation of foreign names, British people are left with a bit of a dilemma: whether you go with the English-sounding version or the native version, someone's going to think you're a prat.
Everyone's lives would certainly be a lot easier, not to mention a whole lot more enjoyable, if these English equivalents of non-English names - courtesy of the brilliant r/soccer community on Reddit - were used...
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