Masal, my ass…

If you’d heard of the Modovan footballer Masal Bugduv, who was recently named 13th most promising footballer in a Times list. scores of Premier League teams where reportedly interested in him. You may be interested to know that his name means ‘Little Black Donkey’ in Irish… And he doesn’t exist… (Damned Interweb thingie – ed) H/T Gareth!

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty