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Alex Sabella R. I. P.


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In another sad day for Argentine football, the death of Alex Sabella has been announced. 

Alex arrived on these shores with the excitement of the 1978 Argentine World Cup in full swing. 

Despite his marvellous Latin skill, he failed to really hit the heights in his spells with Sheffield Utd & Leeds.

His skill was something new to the English game at the time, but he perhaps failed to adapt to the greater needs of the team as opposed to his own individualism. 

Another sad loss from my teenage football mad days. 

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