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Simone Rota chases worries away with food

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It took a damn good chicken meal to make Simone Rota forget about his current problems.

“Here at The Yard Xavierville Avenue u can find the best chicken in manila @melmacperix2xpress !!!!!!!!!Come to try!!!! #food#pumaph,” an ecstatic Simone wrote on his Instagram.

The Philippine Azkals defender went down with a serious injury recently, tearing his ACL. It occurred in the thick of the national team’s preparation for the AFF Suzuki Cup in November.