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Friday Morning Hoddle Of Coffee: Tottenham Hotspur News And Links October 14, 2011

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Happy Friday Spursland! No more international break. No more games that don't matter. Just straight up, hard hitting EPL action. And thank God for that, the last two weeks have been almost as bad as the summer was. Just me wandering around aimlessly in my underwear mumbling to myself, but its over now. Our long arduous journey is over.  Lets beat some geordies.

And now the "news"

Harry's Fight To Sign Scott Parker-Sky Sports

It's not hard to imagine Harry getting some push back for the Parker signing. Tons of people including myself, hated this idea, and we were all wrong. We all have our issues with Harry sometimes but he was right and many, many of us were wrong. It's good to see him get some credit for his great decision.

Luka Modric Presents Spurs With A Challenge That Will Define The Future-The Guardian

A fantastic piece that really examines where the Modric situation and where the club stands. We are at a crossroads as a club. Let's hope that this is the beginning of the next step.

Souleymane Continues To Shine For Spurs In Friendly-Give Me Football

I hereby present, to the commentariat for approval, the motion that from this point forward Souleymane is to be spelled Souleymang. I have been saying it that way in my head for months and it's totally awesome. 

Whats happening around SB Nation after the jump

VIDEO: Palmeiras Fans Attack Their Own PLayer-SB Nation Soccer

Every documentary about hooliganism since the beginning of time (and I have seen nearly all of them) features hooligans claiming that they are just out to fight like minded people as a way to get their high. Take a look at the video and tell me that you agree with them. Say no to violence.

Seattle Sounders Have Sold 60,000 Tickets For Saturday's Game-SB Nation Soccer

Ho-lee-God. Speechless.

Seedings And Pots For Euro 2012-SB Nation Soccer

Allow me to save us all a lot of time, Spain will win. Skip to the next World Cup already.

Rooney Banned For Group Stages Of The Euro-SB Nation Soccer

Let me let  you in on a secret of mine. I love Wayne Rooney. I love everything about him. He plays the way the game is meant to be played, hard nosed AND with quality. Does it get him in trouble every now and then? Sure, but I'd take a team of Rooneys over a team of Ronaldos every day.