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Caçapa at Tola Vologe

Published on the 05 September 2008 à 20:04 by BV

Newcastle's « <i>difficult</i> » 2007/2008 season (12th) and the British weather (« <i>The weather in Lyon is much better, it rains nearly every day in Newcastle </i>») haven't taken away Claudio Caçapa's smile and good humour.

This afternoon, under a so british sky, the Brazilian was at Tola Vologe, in order to, as he explained, « see (his) friends ». Despite the new installations around the OL training ground, the former OL captain had no trouble finding the way to the dressing room that he knows like the back of his hand. « Lyon is my town, he smiles. I'm happy to be back! I'll never forget how the Lyon supporters were with me and one day I'd like to come back and live here ».

Far from Gerland, « Captain Claudio » continues to follow the results of his former partners. « OL have started the season well, I can only congratulate them as it's rare to go 4 games without conceding a goal. They look a good bet for an 8th (title)... »