Who Said It: Paolo Di Canio Or Mike Bassett? (QUIZ)

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DI CANIO OR MIKE BASSETT

Swindon manager Paolo Di Canio has hit the headlines after a remarkable outburst against one of his own players.

Colourful Di Canio, who has a career littered with controversy, substituted goalkeeper Wes Foderingham after just 21 minutes.

After the match he described Foderingham as the "worst player I have ever seen."

The fiery Italian's management style reminded us of a certain Mike Bassett, England boss. So in honour of the pair, here's a little quiz to test your your knowledge.

Who Said It: Paolo Di Canio Or Mike Bassett?

1) F*****g pay attention you ***t, when I'm f*****g talking to you! If you don't wanna wear the shirt, f*****g take it off *
Di Canio
Bassett
2) I had to grab his shirt and put him up against the wall. It wasn't violent. But he'd been saying 'f**f off' repeatedly, to people older than him *
Di Canio
Bassett
3) When I needed to go to the bathroom, I simply wouldn't. Bed-wetting is something I had to deal with till I was 10 or 11 *
Di Canio
Bassett
4) They shouldn't be f*****g shouting at me, they should be shouting at you, and do you know why? Because it's f*****g half-time, and we're f*****g 2-0 down *
Di Canio
Bassett
5) Football has never been a business. Football is a passion *
Di Canio
Bassett
6) I can't believe the way he went down, like a drunken clown *
Di Canio
Bassett
7) You go on the p**s all day, you've ballooned out like the Pillsbury Doughboy *
Di Canio
Bassett
8) How am I supposed to know? Just do whatever you want *
Di Canio
Bassett
9) I kept on crying like a baby. I am not a man accustomed to weeping *
Di Canio
Bassett
10) Eventually I had to say, 'OK. Now, you f**k off *
Di Canio
Bassett
11) I pay my taxes. My life speaks for me. I am an ordinary man *
Di Canio
Bassett
12) I'm staying on *
Di Canio
Bassett

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