So you’re out and about, down the shops or wherever, and you see a footy star. Do you go up and say hello, or just leave them alone?
On this week’s Dead in Goal rugby league podcast, your hosts James Smith and Jeff Centenera discuss off-the-field fan etiquette. Is there an accepted set of circumstances where your heroes are off-limits as far as you asking them for a selfie is concerned, or should they always be considered public property and be ready to accept the adulation of all fans?
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As it turns out, more often than not, players are just friendly, approachable people just like the rest of us. They can even talk the hind legs off a donkey footy-wise if you’re not careful …
Our growing band of loyal listeners once again made a fantastic contribution to this week’s show via Twitter, providing their stories of when they met players out and about.
The footy has dried up for the summer, but the discussion about the greatest game of all is still flowing freely in the Inside Sport offices. So sit back and take in our latest episode.