“After the last game, the affection and love from the people and from my teammates was spectacular. That makes me really happy. It makes me proud and it means I did the things well. I was touched by 80.000 people asking me to stay. It was spectacular. They’re asking me to stay because…well, because they’re asking me to. I came here to have some rest and I want to disconnect. It was a tough year.”
Training on a Peloponnesian mountain (kicks shown: roundhouse, hook, side blade) and then the mysterious one-eyed hunting dog that followed us through the village and led us up the trails wanted to play too. And some kisses. Many kisses.