Happy Monday, Spursland! Curling starts today in Sochi so I assume nobody is reading this far in and has run to a TV. I understand.
And now the "news"
Barca Have Bid For The Midfielder With The World's Most Unreasonable Father- Sky Sports
Trying to get this kid out of that club is like solving the Rubik's cube. And by that I mean we need to peel all the stickers off and do it that way.
I would have benched his ass too.
Adebayor Has A Chance To Salvage His Reputation- Telegraph
Yeah, I don't think he does. I am not sure why I feel that way, it certainly doesn't have anything to do with hearing him just say he got into it in front of people with his coach about tactics. And it doesn't matter if AVB was wrong. His job is to play, not to make tactical decisions.
Sounders Trialist Makes OK Volley- SB Nation Soccer
I think I could do that. Seriously. Because I am awesome when I have no pressure on me and don't have to move when kicking a ball.
David Moyes Shopping List Leaked- The Busby Babe
Why would any of these players want to play on a team like Manchester Untied. They are like mid-table.
Luge Wipeouts, The Only Thing Scarier Than Luge- SB Nation
With the exception of skeleton, which is luge, but going down head first.
The Saddest Finish In Sochi- SB Nation
When I ran track there was always a chance this would happen to me.
"The Eagle Has Landed": The Exclusive Behind The Scenes Story Of How Michael Sam Came Out- Outsports
If you need me, I will be glued to 106.7 the Fan in DC to listen to just boatloads of callers who will argue that this will somehow lead to Sam not being able to tackle anymore or disrupt the team dynamic. I like listening to dumb people, it makes me feel smart.
I would be remiss if I did not say farewell to our departing friend Jermaine Defoe. You will always be in our hearts, and you will always be welcome.