The Dugout - 60 seconds with Ruud Gullit

Wed, 19 Oct 12:20:00 2011

We spent a minute with Ruud Gullit, who becomes the latest football luminary to reveal his ideal dinner party line-up.

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If you hadn't been a football manager, what career would you have had instead?

Oh... I have no clue. I have no clue. I have no clue. I have no clue. Maybe... I. Have. No. Clue. Can't answer you.

What was your first car?

A Ford Capri.

What is the greatest song ever recorded?

Let It Be, by The Beatles.

What's your TV guilty pleasure?

I like a good documentary about ancient history. About Egypt, the Pharaohs. The Aztecs, the Mayans, that sort of thing.

If somebody made a film of your life, which actor would you like to play you?

Denzel Washington.

What's the nicest place you've ever visited?

London is my happy place.

If you could throw a dinner party for any three people in history, dead or alive, who would they be?

Nelson Mandela. I think Jesus. And I think... maybe Julius Caesar.

What would you cook for them?

I think Indonesian food.

What is your favourite sport apart from football?


Crystal ball time – what do you think you will be doing in 2030?

I think I will be with my grandsons, watching football.

Ruud Gullit was speaking to Yahoo!'s 'The Dugout' through its partnership with the League Managers Association