- We’ve looked at what he did after he stopped playing.
- We’ve looked at that notorious incident from twenty years ago.
For the last in this mini-series – a postscript: Additional notes, comments and music surrounding “King Eric”
⇒ What about the man himself ? What does he now, think of what happened back then ?
He gave a short inverview to the BBC back in 2011 to answer that:
What was probably even more notorious was that bizarre statement he gave after the incident.
⇒ Here is Baddiel and Skinner on Fantasy Football League with their take on that speech:
⇒ And here’s some music:
Autumn Comets are a Spanish group. Were they singing about the event of his statement ? I don’t know.
⇒There’s a French rapper (his blog here) who has recorded a track about him.
Is it any good ? I don’t know French so I can’t tell you.
⇒ Repubblica Sports, the Italian news website on their blog look at how the image below has become an icon and how Eric is now pure art.
— Fabrizio Bocca (@fabriziobocca1) January 23, 2015
(Try the google translate version)
⇒ Some downloads now:
⇒ Then there’s err… this…» Superpunk – Eric Cantona Stomp