22 Jun '12, 2pm

A 26-year-old man in China was found dead at home, following an 11-day football-watching marathon

A 26-year-old man in China was found dead at home, following an 11-day football-watching marathon

Italy's Mario Balotelli scores his side's second goal during the Euro 2012 soccer championship Group C match between Italy and the Republic of Ireland in Poznan, Poland, on Monday, June 18, 2012. A 26-year-old man was found dead at home, following an 11-day football-watching marathon, according to a report in Hunan's Sanxiang Metropolis newspaper. Ireland's 2-0 defeat to Italy on June 18, was the last football match that the man watched following his return home at 5am that day. -- PHOTO: AP CHANG SHA, China - A 26-year-old man was found dead at home, following an 11-day football-watching marathon, according to a report in Hunan's Sanxiang Metropolis newspaper. Known as an avid England and France supporter who would not miss a single match, friends said he had seemed depressed while watching Italy claim victory over Ireland. Ireland's 2-0 defeat to Italy on June 18, was th...

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  1. 22 Jun '12, 4pm

    Don't overdo it boys...

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