In Good Conscience

Ronaldo, Neymar, Bale - talent clouded by trouble

With the exception of the 15-year-old London boy who won a million dollars playing computer games in New York, most normal adolescents dream about playing football for tens of millions.

All that money, that acclaim, that expression of God-given talent.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 03, 2019, with the headline 'Ronaldo, Neymar, Bale - talent clouded by trouble'. Print Edition | Subscribe