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One of the few criticisms aimed at the speedy Welshman is he goes to ground too easily - an accusation which surfaced most recently when he appeared to drag his trailing leg in order to win a penalty against Arsenal two weeks ago.
He is very talented player but just like Michael Owen, he goes to ground more often than a badger baiter's dog.
Chances are, too, that it will be Arjen Robben, who goes to ground more easily than Heather Mills getting out of bed too quickly.