Боец, сраженный в Китае. Почему умер Шейк Тиоте

championat.com, Mon 05 Jun, 18:00

Мир должен запомнить Шейка Тиоте бойцом. Чтобы пробиться в футбол, Шейк бегал босиком по улицам Абиджана, а в семье настолько не хватало денег, что на первую пару бутс он скопил только в 15 лет. «В Африке ты должен быть сильным, невероятно сильным психологически, чтобы пробиться наверх. Это в Европе есть всё – мяч, форма… В Африке очень трудно играть в футбол – нет условий, нет денег, чтобы расти», – рассказывал Тиоте.

Кто-то запомнит Шейка как гору мускул, разъезжающего по Ньюкаслу без водительских прав, с бутылкой шампанского в руке, но правильнее сказать – как гору мускул, которого боялась добрая половина игроков АПЛ. Пять лет назад «Ньюкасл» обладал замечательной парой полузащитников – Тиоте, вгрызавшийся в каждый мяч, и умница Йоан Кабай, нераскрученный...

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