Not too much to discuss in soccer news today as we’re gearing up for the festive fixtures that will see 16 Premier League teams in action on Boxing Day followed by one fixture on each of the next two days, including a clash between Spurs and Southampton on the 28th. (The 28th is also my birthday so if Spurs could give me a win as a birthday gift I’d be grateful.)
On that note, news and links for a slow news day:
Howler has an interesting angle on the current discussions surrounding fake news.
Former New York Cosmos players are starting to find new teams.