Gareth Bale’s hair is always lurking.
Ramble of the Day
I spent a lot of time distracted again yesterday, which I’m sure you can understand. I managed, at some point early in the afternoon, to fully dedicate myself to something other than the news, for at least a moment. This is what grabbed my attention:
“Jamie, you couldn’t even name top five women’s players so don’t tell me you watched me play.”@AlexScott did not hold back on @Carra23 pic.twitter.com/VJgvi7xyiY— Champions League on CBS Sports (@UCLonCBSSports) November 4, 2020
Outside of Jamie Carragher continuing to embarrass himself as the video goes on, it’s a solid 23 seconds of Alex Scott and Kate Abdo working together to make a very good point.
tl;dr: Just watch the video. It’ll only take 23 seconds of your time.
Stay informed, read this: a letter from the Black Writers Guild in support of anti-racism writers, following a recent attack from a member of parliament in the UK
Links of the Day
Chelsea’s Kai Havertz tested positive for COVID-19.
Mexican side Chivas cut ties with four players for their involvement in a sexual abuse case.
The women’s FA Cup and grassroots football will be paused during the UK’s lockdown.
Crystal Palace’s Mamadou Sakho will receive “substantial damages” after winning a libel lawsuit against the World Anti-Doping Agency.
Diego Maradona underwent successful brain surgery for a blood clot.
A longer read: Jasmina Schweimler on Germany’s room for improvement when it comes to the women’s game for DW