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Tuesday Hoddle of Coffee: Tottenham Hotspur News and Links, July 26, 2016

Pochettino Year 3 Starts Today

2015 MLS All-Star Game Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images

We’re now only five hours away from kickoff of the first preseason friendly of the season as Spurs face Juventus in Melbourne, Australia. If you aren’t sure on the kickoff time for where you live, the Spurs official Twitter account has you covered:

Juve manager Max Allegri has confirmed that summer signings Miralem Pjanic and Mehdi Benatia will both feature for the Italian champions.

What are your predictions for the day? Expected lineup? My main hope is that DeAndre Yedlin puts in a good shift at right back and establishes himself as a better option than Kieran Trippier. I’d also love to see Tom Carroll do the same in midfield. (It’s not that I’m convinced Yedlin or Carroll are good enough for us so much as I am convinced that Trippier and Mason are not.)

On to the links:

The Set Pieces wrapped up their recap of the 1966 World Cup with a feature on England’s victory against West Germany in the final.

Mario Balotelli Crashes Wedding Photo

Andrey Arshavin is still playing... in the Kazakhstan Premier League. And recently he did this: