Did he (Victor) not pick his moment to pop into this world, right at the point the teams were about to take the penalty and his father could not concentrate on anything else but that?
Has he (Victor) since the age of five not won many world cups for Sweden in his imagination and only brought down to earth with his mother's call to dinner?
Is he not the son of the mother who since the moment he was born into this world has believed he would be a footballer? Has she not helped him be a great many footballers - Barthez, Zidane, Zizou and more? Has she not taken him to football practice over the years and reassured him every point of the way?
What are mothers for? Hear directly from Victor on the link below:
The Players' Tribune/articles/ What Mothers Are For by Victor Lindelof --->
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