A customer at the counter orders a cappuccino. The barista recognises him. Holding the receipt and waiting for it to be made is a footballer. A big deal could be made out of it by the staff but they choose discretion instead.
When the cappuccino is served, there's something special about it. "My name was written on the froth of the milk," Fiorentina playmaker Borja Valero smiled. Shame the barista couldn't get his name right, though. "He got it wrong: it read 'Borca' with a 'c' rather than a 'j'." An honest mistake.
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