Happy Friday Spursland! The wait is over, or at least it is in terms of me writing about the wait, Villa awaits us Monday! And just as exciting, we had the surprise inclusion of a new feature in the Hoddle yesterday. Now everyday (except today apparently) you can listen to Kevin McCauley and Ryan Rosenblatt live out their bi-costal bromance 20 minutes at a time. Good times.
And now the "news"
Spurs Had West Ham Vice Chair Woman's Phone Records-Sky Sports
So far Tottenham's spygate has been way more like an actual spy movie than the New England Patriots spygate ever was. In other words, AWESOME!
Second Arrest Made In Spurs Spygate Investigation-The Guardian
Not a lot of information has been released about this arrest. It is for suspicion of fraud and the man was 39 years old and from Surrey. Surrey is where Harry Potter is from. Harry Potter would not have gotten caught with his spying. See if the team had only hired one of this guy's neighbors we could have easily avoided this entire melodrama.
Arsenal To Bid £40 Million For Leandro, After Shaktar Made It Cool-Straight Talking Gooners
This has to be true! I mean the name of the source speaks for itself. They only do straight talk over there. It's like the John McCain of scum blogs (McCain pre 2000 and Post 2009)!
What's happening around SB Nation after the jump.
Andi Thomas Examines Reactions To The Suarez Racism Charges-SB Nation Soccer
A must read article. Very thoughtful in its analysis of the situation.
Connor Cunningham Is The Greatest Fan Ever-SB Nation Soccer
Once again, just like with beer, the greatest things in the world always come from Ireland, much like myself ... a few generations removed.
SB Nation's Villa Blog Takes A Look At Spurs-7500 To Holte
According to this Spurs are just the cat's pajamas.