Paul Merson

PAUL Merson is the latest big name guest on The Lockdown Tactics podcast. The former Arsenal, Middlesbrough, Aston Villa, Portsmouth and England star opens up to Snoddy and Boydy about his daily battles with alcohol, drugs and gambling. His addictions led to suicide attempts but he still managed to have a fantastic career and was one if the finest players of his generation. In Part One of this podcast, as you would expect, the Sky Sports pundit pulls no punches and tells the boys straight about:
*His disbelief at earning more money than Dennis Bergkamp
*Why George Graham was a better tactician than Arsene Wenger
*Going to visit Gazza in The Priory with Eric Clapton to help the England hero fight his demons
*His suicide attempts
*How ill he was when he joined Middlesbrough as he struggled with his Mental Health
*How close he came to joining Glasgow Rangers and Leeds United
*The remorse he feels at the way he has treated his family
*How he is now finally enjoying a happy and balanced lifestyle

It’s another brilliant episode on TLT, the podcast with Big Names, Inside Stories, Great Banter and a core focus on Mental Health. Stay Safe & Enjoy. www.thelockdowntactics.co.uk

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