Football

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
Italian maverick offends again.

Silly Seven: Premier League loose cannons (7)

Published Add your comment

6. Dani Osvaldo

Southampton's club-record signing Dani Osvaldo was always a gamble to some degree at a fee of £15m last summer, despite Italian international recognition and a strong working relationship with manager Mauricio Pochettino.

Osvaldo's rap sheet includes fierce public arguments with coaches at Roma and a suspension from the Serie A giants for striking Erik Lamela, a feat he managed to repeat just shy of six months into his spell with Saints earlier today.

The 28-year-old is already serving a three-match ban for a fracas on the bench during Southampton's clash with Newcastle last month, but has been slapped with a two-week ban by furious Saints chiefs for a serious breach of conduct after headbutting and punching club colleague Jose Fonte in training this week.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
Topics:
Rafael Da Silva
Lee Cattermole
Emmanuel Adebayor
Mario Balotelli
Nicklas Bendtner
Manchester City
Luis Suarez
Premier League
Manchester United
Arsenal
Chelsea
Peter Odemwingie
Football

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again