Thursday Morning Hoddle Of Coffee: Tottenham Hotspur News And Links For June 30, 2011

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 09: Manager Harry Redknapp of Spurs smiles during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Stoke City at White Hart Lane on April 9, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Happy Thursday everyone. Tomorrow is Friday which means it's almost Saturday, and any other time of the year that would be awesome because that means football. But its summer so all it means is that today is another Thursday with nothing good possible to happen. So stock up on the beer (I'd recommend Yuengling, for English readers or those on the west coast, sorry it's not available for you, more for me) and tick off another day on the calendar until opening day.

Spurs Offer 8 Million For French Tween-Sky Sports

Well, he isn't exactly a tween, but he is certainly young at 16. Earlier today Kevin McCauley reported that rumors of offer about to be made were circulating in the gossip rags. But now that Sky is reporting it I think we can safely say that an offer was made. And this excites me. This is like signing Wickham only even more awesome because if he signs, Spurs can control how he develops. Keep him from being so French.

Spurs "Sign" Mexican Starlet-Daily Mirror

Hmmmmmm, missing from this story? A statement from the club. That's right, nothing on the team website about this "big" signing.  

Spurs Land Two In England U-20 World Cup Squad-TottenhamHotspur.com

FIFA, apparently, bills this tournament as the second biggest tournament in the world. In other news FIFA is run by a bunch of sexists who forget about the currently ongoing FIFA Women's World Cup and its really good ratings.

What's happening around SB Nation after the jump

Fan Is Way Way Way Too Upset-SB Nation Soccer

Exactly how high do you think this guy was? And is it just me or does he look a little like an older, less athletic Anderson Silva?

Man Utd Complete Signing Of De Gea-The Busby Babe

This is shocking! What a surprise! But seriously, how pissed is Edwin Van Der Sar right now?

What Happens If Malouda Leaves?-We Ain't Got No History

OOOO!! OOO! I know this one! Chelsea will spend 40 million on a replacement! Five points for Griffyndor!

Everton Internationals:Tim Howard Part 2-Royal Blue Mersey

I'd recommend checking out part 1. Some real insight into Tim's mind.

Oh, and another thing. Follow your favorite Cartilage Free Captain writers on Twitter!

Kevin McCauleyEvan C. JonesRyan RosenblattBrian MechanickBryan AshlockPaul Batambuze, and TheRoosevelts. The site's official feed is CFCaptain, and you can also like us on facebook.

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