Good Thursday morning everyone. In case you missed it, yesterday Sepp Blatter was re-elected in what some are calling a shameful excuse of an election that makes a mockery of democracy. Some people are saying that, I am saying nothing of the sort. Instead I am focusing on the transfer market and all of the exciting things happening in it.
And now the news
Spurs Interested In Osvaldo-Sky Sports
The daily grind of finding new players linked to Spurs just sucks, mostly because we all know that moves like this one are never happening
Napoli Wants Palacios-Daily Mail
Napoli initially wanted him for 8 million which given his performance this season is justifiable. However, given all that has happened in his personal life it is understandable that Wilson had a bad season. I personally think that even for the 15 million Spurs want for him that Napoli will be getting their money's worth.
If the FIFA Election Depressed You Today, This Will Help-The Spoiler
It did help a bit.
Spurs And Manchester United Looking To Sign Diarra-Give Me Football
The price tag is 18 million pounds, I doubt he ends up in Manchester and the linking of him to Spurs is Madrid employing a tactic I call the old "just say Tottenham want him to drive up the price" trick.
What's going on around SB Nation after the jump
Daily Soccer Fix Examines Penalty Kicks-Daily Soccer Fix
In case you missed the
cluster @#$% questionable refereeing in Seattle the other day, take a gander at this. I found the events described to be very infuriating interesting.
EA Games Proves They Know How To Advertise To Their Target Audience-SB Nation Soccer
My girlfriend hates this, because it's very very true. I am not sure if this also applies to Football Manager.
Mega Newcastle Transfer Rumors Breakdown-Coming Home Newcastle
Coming Home Newcastle have been producing some truly excellent pieces on the silly season. They profile every single player that has been linked to them. It's a little bit awesome.