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8. Oliver Kapo

There really is no pleasing some footballers. After cheekily asking Frenchman Olivier Kapo what he was planning on buying him for an end-of-season gift, Wigan youngster James McPike was understandably surprised when the striker tossed him the keys to his Mercedes, informing him the car was his.

As if that wasn't generosity personified, Kapo also paid McPike's insurance. Yet just before the Frenchman departed the club, McPike handed him the keys back, claiming he couldn't afford the fuel bill. How ungrateful. 

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