The bull

It is a well established fact that Stoke City FC’s most illustrious player, Sir Stanley Matthews was known as the Wizard of the Dribble (and not just because of his excessive salivation). Less well known is that teammate Freddie Steele (pictured below) was known as The Bull. No one is entirely sure of the reason for this name but he did seem to chew an awful lot of cud.

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