Reaching for a shot with the conviction of a man who has shampoo in his eyes | The Fiver

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When the Fiver heard today that Joe Hart had joined Burnley from Manchester City, we immediately thought of a similarly initialed goalkeeper who played for the same clubs over a century ago – dear ol’ Jack Hillman. That former England international went by the nickname Happy Jack because he was a jovial sort despite a habit of stumbling into the most unfortunate mix-ups, and we don’t mean reaching for a shot with the conviction of a man who has shampoo in his eyes.

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