Happy Monday Spursland! The International break is OVER!!!!!! Now it's back to games that actually matter! What dp you think the odds that we see Ledley King making a guest appearance on an episode of Geordie Shore? I'm guessing somewhere around 3-1. Gio showing up too is 100%.
And now the "news"
Dawson Still Feeling Pain-Sky Sports
This is the definition of news we didn't want to start to start the week with.
Spurs Have Not Made An Offer For Max-BBC
So 17 EPL teams had scouts at just one match for this kid. I haven't heard much about him but he must have some kind of potential. I haven't been able to find any video of the youngster on-line. If you can find any shoot me an email or post it in the comments section because the BBC picking up this story has me thoroughly intrigued.
Gaza: Alive And Kicking-The Guardian
It is fantastic news to hear Gaza is doing better and we all wish him the best on his continued road to recovery. He is one of the greatest ever. If you are unfamiliar with his work, please, see this...I'll give you a moment to catch your breath.
Milan Set To offer 15 Million For Van Der Vart-Transfer Tavern
For 15 million I wouldn't be sad to see VDV go. He is the most expensive 60 minute player in England, and while he is good, he is only good if the manager makes it all about Van Der Vart.
Whats happening around SB Nation after the jump.
Croatia vs. Greece In The European Championships Leads To Riot-SB Nation Soccer
I would have never expected these guys to cause issues. Never would have expected it.
USMNT Tops Honduras 1:0-SB Nation Soccer
Clint Mother F-ing Dempsey, nuff said.
European Chamionships Finals Venue Catches Fire During Re-Opening-Sb Nation Soccer
I totally get why people worried about the Euro infrastructure. If you have ever enjoyed something manufactured from that particular part of the world, then you know it does not inspire a lot of confidence. I won't mention the specific product but several people, including myself, who are very experienced in the field were looking at the product wondering, "How the hell is it even legal fro them to sell something this shitty?"
Edison Cavani: Setting The World Alight-SB Nation Soccer
The must read of the day. A great write up on this young Uruguayan who is just dazzling the world of italian football right now.