PICTURE SPECIAL: Look out Robinho! City ace ambushed in snowball fight

11 January 2010 01:39
It's usually Robinho who employs the element of surprise to bamboozle opponents, but Manchester City team-mate Micah Richards struck a blow for all defenders on Sunday with this sneaky snowball attack in training.

City sneaker: Richards ghosts up on a heavily armed, smiling Robinho (above) before launching himself within shot of his totally unaware team-mate (below)

The Brazil star, not the most enthusiastic performer once the winter weather arrives, looked surprisingly cheerful until Richards stalked up and, with a leap, hurled a snowball in his friend's face. 

Freezy-peasy: Richards slams the snowball into Robinho's face

Robinho's thoughts presumably turned to where he might have been a Rio beach, say, sipping a cocktail.

How former City boss Mark Hughes must wish he had still been around to pin one on the errant forward.

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Source: Daily_Mail

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