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A cultured midfielder

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Think of professional footballers' leisure activities and, well… it's best not to really, unless you're a tabloid hack seeking a bit of scandal. And when the footballer in question is famed multi-red card winning Netherlands international ankle-biter Edgar Davids (charmingly nicknamed 'The Pitbull') then you can only imagine the worst really. So guess who was spotted wandering serenely around the exhibits at the latest Architecture Foundation opening, 'Best in Show'? That's right, none other than the Dutch midfield hardman himself. Davids, currently plying his trade at Spurs, apparently 'loved the show'. But it may surprise you to learn that the Pitbull is more accustomed to the rarefied atmosphere of the AF than you might imagine, having spent quite a lot of time at the gallery last October. That's right, when the AF hosted the Clerkenwell Cup table-football tournament, one of the instantly recognisable miniature plastic figures on the bespoke table was none other than Davids the dreadlocked dynamo himself. For more on the show, click here

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