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Fulham - First Rating Hangeland!

Since the abolition of National Service in this country many suspect that the youth of today have it easy!

Speaking to the media, ahead of a tricky fixture at Birmingham, Brede Hangeland has spoken out about the time when he had t do his bit for his country, remarking,

"I was in my first season at Viking Stavenger when I was told I had to join the Navy for a year. I was in the middle of my basic training on the day of the Norwegian Cup Final against FK Bryne.

"So I had t get up at 05:30 in the morning, run around the forests shooting a few targets for a couple of hours, play for Viking and then return to the Navy base that evening."

"Luckily we won the final and after six weeks basic training I spent most of my time in an office. So it wasn`t too bad."


But I`d wage my last dollar that training contributed to the man that Brede is today!


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Writer:Andrew Joyce
Date:Saturday December 12 2009
Time: 12:19PM

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A TOUGH COOKIE ME THINKS
truth sayer ffc
12/12/2009 19:21:00
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I say bring back national service. might stop the young football stars of the future acting like idiots and become proper role models......opps soap box time!!
Leonestar
13/12/2009 13:43:00
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here here to that leonstar
truth sayer ffc
13/12/2009 17:41:00
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i don't disagree... they're all a bit too priveldged, no?
woodysweats
14/12/2009 14:15:00
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yes woody yes
truth sayer ffc
15/12/2009 17:06:00
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did they find a uniform to fit our giant ;-)
Al Billy
15/12/2009 20:18:00
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