Former Aston Villa striker Darius Vassell and THAT goat story
He didn't realise it until it happened, but animal cruelty really gets Darius Vassell's goat.
The former Aston Villa striker has written a self-published his autobiography, The Road to Persia, and it it are some remarkable stories about his career.
Included in the book is the time a goat looked at Vassell as it was sacrificed following his move to Turkish club during his Ankaragucu.
"We travelled to the ground on the team coach and stopped outside our stadium for a goat to be sacrificed before the game," Vassell wrote in the book serialised by the Guardian .
"I felt like the... read more
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