Arsenal legend Liam Brady chooses his favourite fish

Dublin , Ireland - 19 June 2023; Former Republic of Ireland international and current RTÉ analyst Liam Brady before the UEFA EURO 2024 Championship qualifying group B match between Republic of Ireland and Gibraltar at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. (Photo By Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)
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Footballers have earned themselves all sorts of curious nicknames over the years – and Arsenal icon Liam Brady is no exception.

Throughout his seven-year Gunners career, the Irishman was affectionately known as Chippy – presumably for his propensity for chipping the ball, right?

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Tom Hancock

Tom Hancock started freelancing for FourFourTwo in April 2019 and has also written for the Premier League and Opta Analyst, among others. He supports Wycombe Wanderers and has a soft spot for Wealdstone. A self-confessed statto, he has been known to watch football with a spreadsheet (or several) open...