"Minala deserves respect as a human being, first and foremost. Everything that has been said about him is false. ... They say he looks 40, but how can they say that? How many people have a baby face
but are actually older than they seem?"
-- Lazio president Claudio Lotito
responds to accusation that the Italian club's Cameroonian youth player Joseph
, whose declared age is 17, is actually 41. (Corriere dello Sport via The Guardian