MEDIA

STOP THE PRESSES

PRIZE TWERP’S DISTINCTION GETS REVOKED

October 6 2008
MEDIA

STOP THE PRESSES

PRIZE TWERP’S DISTINCTION GETS REVOKED

October 6 2008

STOP THE PRESSES

MEDIA

PRIZE TWERP’S DISTINCTION GETS REVOKED

“The Sun may have inadvertently suggested that former England manager Sven-Göran Eriksson was a prize twerp in selecting Theo Walcott for the 2006 World Cup squad. We now accept Mr. Eriksson was ahead of his time and correctly recognized his ability. We wholeheartedly apologize.”—Britain’s The Sun newspaper backs down on its criticism over the way Eriksson ran Britain’s soccer teams during the World and European Cups.