Well, the final game of the season is just a few hours away. The team met up pre-match to kick back and chill at Valdebebas. Continue reading
Even though we knew he was going, it’s still hard to see Sami saying goodbye. I would have really liked to see him play one more time. Sounds like Sami felt the same way. It’s a real shame that things ended this way. I’ve always admired Sami for how he’s conducted himself. He’s intelligent, well-spoken, dignified, stayed out of trouble, worked hard and, avoided all the inter-team political drama and was an all around good guy. I’ll really miss him. May you go from strength to strength, Sami. You deserve every good thing.
The team seemed in good spirits at the last training session of the week. I guess they must be just as ready as we are to see the back of this season. Continue reading
The absolute fuckery around the FIFA “elections” continues. Two of the three challengers to Sepp Blatter’s stranglehold, whoops, I mean presidency dropped out yesterday leaving only Jordan’s Prince Ali bin al-Hussein to battle the venal out of touch old coot. They may have left the race, but they had plenty to say about it. Continue reading