Call the super agent

Nothing to do with Charlton but an entertaining insight by Jonathan Liew into how the world of highly paid players and their agents might work.

"At first Mino Raiola was surprised by the sound of his phone ringing. The fact that it was 1am was not the surprising part: as a football agent ∼constantly on the move he had long since grown used to being called at all sorts of strange hours. Usually it would be one of his players with some practical issue: a leaky tap, no internet, a mysterious buzzing noise that would invariably turn out to be the fridge."

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