Footballers who bet their life away

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Footballers who bet their life away

Post by daib0 » Tue Aug 28, 2018 2:48 pm

‍This is a moving article, worth the entire read:



This footballer lost over £200,000 to gambling. Now he helps others who are struggling - Ex-player Scott Davies explains how the lifestyle of being a professional footballer led him to serious gambling addiction and, in the end, feeling suicidal

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcthree/article/ ... a93c4d3671

I had no idea of this lifestyle. And it focusses on a (ex)Reading player ... I imagine that this problem is much more serious than so far has come out amongst pro footballers? Thoughts?

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