It was Harry Winks that made this startling admission after losing in a shootout to Chelsea in the Carabao Cup, “We don’t really work on penalties. It’s like the manager said, sometimes you win, sometimes you don’t.”
There’s rumour doing the rounds that if you get nutmegged three times in one game, then you have to sing in the dressing room afterwards.
Nobody’s suggesting the lads should have fun, but one would have though that perhaps a game based upon something that might influence the outcome of an actual game might be more useful.
David Bentley kicked a ball in a skip once – look where that got him.