Thanks to Camara, Everything Clicks into Place for Diop
Byline: STUART JAMES
HENRI CAMARA knows a good player when he sees one. The Senegal international, who this week joined Southampton from Celtic, told Papa Bouba Diop in the summer that the Premiership was perfect for his domineering style of play.
Fulham should be thankful that the midfielder, who turned 27 last week, took his international team-mate's advice. "Henri Camara is my best friend, we talk all the time," said Diop. "He said to me, 'You must come to England. I know what you are like, I know how you play, come to the Premiership - you will come out of your shell and explode'."
Diop has certainly illuminated Craven Cottage since joining from Lens in …
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Publication information: Article title: Thanks to Camara, Everything Clicks into Place for Diop. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Evening Standard (London, England). Publication date: February 4, 2005. Page number: 83. © Not available. COPYRIGHT 2005 Gale Group.
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