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Diouf potentially facing jail

Rovers midfielder/striker/free kick winner El Hadji Diouf has been informed that he could face jail for up to TWO YEARS if he is convicted of assaulting a woman in a Senegalese Casino.

Diouf is no stranger to trouble which everyone is probably aware of.

He was given a suspended jail term for assaulting an team mate's ex-wife and also charged with spitting at a Celtic fan a few years back when playing for Liverpool.

But this latest misdemeanour could be the ice breaker as Diouf has been charged with assaulting a woman along with his security crew at 6am... he was charged last week whilst on a visit to Senegal to help the Haitian Earthquake Cause.

If convicted the punishment could be either a fine and/or (more likely given his history) a jail sentence of between three months and two years.

If only there was a picture I could use of me slapping my head with my hand. Idiot.

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Writer: Mikey Delap Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday March 10 2010

Time: 12:20PM

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it is getting difficult to defend him!!!
Mikey Delap
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10/03/2010 12:23:00

piece of rubbish that boy is!
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10/03/2010 12:28:00

What a shame! I will struggle to sleep at night!
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10/03/2010 12:53:00

what is the betting that some money is thrown at it an he gets his wrists slapped. the sad thing is that he is a decent player, but is also such a complete arse.
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10/03/2010 12:57:00

If he gets jail - I would hope the board would sack him with immediate effect.
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10/03/2010 13:21:00

good chance to get rid of him i suppose
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10/03/2010 15:09:00

We cant condone this sort of thing can we?! Unless we are Newcastle United of course!!
Mikey Delap
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10/03/2010 15:50:00

that's it - strip him of the England captaincy!
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10/03/2010 20:17:00

Since when he's English...
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11/03/2010 01:12:00

lol its called a joke metal..... as for diouf....what a numbskull.....
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11/03/2010 03:52:00

Maybe we can get him to be stripped of his Senegalese national team spot?! Oh wait... thats already happened!!
Mikey Delap
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11/03/2010 08:50:00

spurs fan here. can't wait for the game this weekend but just talking about diouf i remember watching him at the 2002 WC and though just like many probably did that this guy would turn into one of the best strikers in the world.he was absolutely awesome! now he is just the most hated player in the world. wtf is wrong with him?
dwight schrute
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11/03/2010 12:39:00

that should be *thought*
dwight schrute
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11/03/2010 12:40:00

what a character he is my god
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11/03/2010 19:13:00

lol adrog... maybe its time he left the spotlight and had a run in the a-league
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12/03/2010 06:25:00

A typical case of footballing power and publicity going to his head?? Or do we think this (the way he is) would be how he was without the countless millions he has??
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12/03/2010 08:42:00


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