Paul Gascoigne quote

"But if I wasn't playing, I would drink Saturdays, then Sunday, then Monday. Then I would try and train and it was no good, then have another drink just to pass the day away."

Paul Gascoigne

Born: May 27, 1967

Occupation: Soccer player

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