ESPN Soccernet – Serbia hits rock bottom
Serbian hooligans force Italy, Serbia Euro 2012 Qualifier to be cancelled. The disturbances and violence lasted throughout the day.
ESPN Soccernet Blogs – Do Sparsely Supported Teams Deserve Their Place in the Premier League ?
Interesting question, but a really simple answer – yes.
The Guardian – Which clubs’ fans have unlikely friendships with their rivals?
A list you won’t find Celtic and Rangers on.
The Herald (Scotland) – The absence of Scott Brown raises some big questions for Celtic
With Celtic midfielder and captain, Scott Brown, out for around 10 weeks, questions are aroused about the club’s talent.
Zonal Marking – Ireland 2-3 Russia: Irish outpassed & outclassed
The Boys in Green dropped their Euro 2012 Qualifier to a Russia team that outplayed them for more than 90 minutes.
Zonal Marking – The tall tale of Peter Crouch’s aerial abilities
Pundits and coaches alike say that Crouch is a better player with his feet than his head, but the stats tell a different story.
Sky Sports – Henry – We’re here to win
New England Sports Venture and its chief owner, John Henry, finally completed the takeover of Liverpool, and he has already stated his intentions to win.
The Independent – Robinho: ‘I would never protest against being on the bench’
But do I believe the talented Brazilian forward? No. He knows he is too good of a player to be watching from the sidelines.
The Independent – Mourinho rules out January spending
This can’t be true. Mourinho will be looking to wheel and deal some underachieving players (Karim Benzema for sure) for players that fit his team’s style and mold.