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Former defender “Manchester United” and the French team Patrice evra remembered that in his childhood he had to beg. About this he wrote in a column for the Players Tribune.
According to the Frenchman, in the same house with him lived ten brothers and sisters (all of them evra was 24) when my father left the family and left them all on the mother. “I still love him, but the situation when he left was very difficult,” he said. Evra remembered that when the mother cooked, he and his brothers fled to the kitchen to get his meal.
In the end, the house remained evra himself, his mother and younger sister, the family moved out. Then the boy had to go to beg and steal. “I stole food, clothes, video games. I was at the shops and asked for money,” said evra. Thus his childhood, he still called happy.
Evra played for “Manchester United” from 2006 to 2014, was captain of the team. With the English club, the defender has five times won the championship of the country, as well as some time — the Champions League. After leaving Manchester United played three seasons for Juventus. July 30, the player has announced his retirement.
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