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Wednesday 23 July 2014

Rickie Lambert's dad sacked as warehouse worker for smashing vending machine

Published 11/06/2014|22:29

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Rickie Lambert sealed a move to Liverpool from Southampton on Monday
Rickie Lambert

Ray Lambert, father of England and Liverpool striker Rickie, has been sacked from his job as a warehouse worker for causing damage to a company vending machine.

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The 54-year-old, who is due to fly out to Brazil to watch England's last two group matches, smashed the glass panel while trying to retrieve a stuck cup of coffee.

Don't fret Mr Lambert the coffee in Brazil is legendary.

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