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Arsenal legend Emmanuel Petit reveals what witch-doctor did to him

Arsenal legend Emmanuel Petit reveals what witch-doctor did to him

- Arsenal legend Emmanuel Petit has revealed how a witch doctor told him that he was cursed by an African spiritualist

- The French star has admitted that he did not follow the advice of the witch-doctor to sacrifice a cow

- He also explained that he noticed a decline in his career months after he was cursed by the spiritualist

Former Arsenal star Emmanuel Petit has revealed how injuries was a major set back to his blistering career after a witch doctor alerted him that he was cursed by a spiritualist.

The ex-france international admitted that he did not follow the advice of the witch-doctor to sacrifice the cow only to notice a decline in his Chelsea career.

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The 46-year-old was part of the Arsenal team that won double in 1998. He also scored a goal in France’s 3-0 victory against Brazil in the World Cup final that same year.

Arsenal legend Emmanuel Petit reveals what witch-doctor did to him

Emmanuel Petit celebrates a goal for Arsenal

The midfielder moved from Arsenal to Barcelona in 2000 and later made a switch to Chelsea a year after.

However, he suffered a series of injuries and was released by the Blues in 2004 and he later announced his retirement in 2005.

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Petit told French TV station SFR Sport where he is currently working as a pundit how an African spiritualist destroyed his career.

The midfielder said: “I had a curse put on me. After the 2002 World Cup I was on a beach on the Cote d’Azur".

"There are rumours going around that a marabout has put an evil spell on you. People are jealous of you, and a serious injury will end your career.," he added.

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