Happy Friday, Spursland! Your old buddy theroosevelts was tied up yesterday night, so once again I'm stepping in to deliver a Hoddle in my own
inimitable inoffensive sufficient style. Below is your theme of the day, and below that is the headlines, God I wish they weren't.
Thee Oh Sees: Toe Cutter - Thumb Buster (via MrSmoDato)
And now the "news"
De Boer says he has been approached by Tottenham. Tottenham say they haven't approached de Boer. Tim Sherwood says someone is telling porky pies. I know what I believe, and that is that I am now desperately hungry for a pork pie.
Once we sign up the brilliant young genius of a new manager who is definitely going to sort the mess we're in out, win the League and CL double, and cure the common cold by the end of next year, these transfer battles are going to start to look like this.
You'll have a hard time shifting him out of the hotseat etc. etc. etc. etc. ad nauseam ad infinitum
I can't see any conceivable way to mine some puerile humour out of this, so I'm going to move on.
That's a load of bollocks. Big, hairy bollocks, exposed to a dressing room full of disgusted footballers.
Damn you, you frustratingly lovely old gentleman. I bet you gave him 50p pocket money as you sent him on his way to the continent.
You kinda have to feel bad for Bazza. The one time he tries to make it look like he's done some background reading on something, it comes back to bite him on the ass.