What They're Saying

"I asked for the players to be severely punished and for Patrice Evra never to come back into the France team. When you are captain of France, there is a responsibility and a respect for the shirt and for people that you have to have."

-- Former French national team star Lilian Thuram, who recommended to the French soccer federation's federal council of which he is a member that captain Patrice Evra be banned for life for his role in the Bleus' training boycott during the World Cup. (AFP)

1 comment about "What They're Saying".
  1. Kyr-Roger St.-Denis, July 2, 2010 at 6:28 p.m.

    How long is a life-ban in football? Like a year and a half?

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