View Full Version : Today's News: Tuesday, Aug. 23rd

08-23-2011, 06:44 AM
Let's do this by committee. Post all your news topics here.

TFC should go all out in Champions League (http://www.torontosun.com/2011/08/22/tfc-should-go-all-out-in-champions-league) (opinion) Kurtis Larson, Toronto Sun

SSG (http://www.torontosun.com/sunshine-girl)

08-23-2011, 06:50 AM
I'm partial to Asian women but come on this SSG is Smoking Hot!

BTW has the CSA annouced the roster for the CMNT as World Cup Qualifying is only days away....

08-23-2011, 06:59 AM
mornin t

08-23-2011, 07:12 AM
Spanish players strike could continue (http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/football/14619255.stm) - BBC

"We reiterate our position," said players' association president Damiano Tommasi. "If the contract is signed, we will play on Saturday or Sunday. Otherwise, we will stay at home."

Red Rat
08-23-2011, 07:13 AM
no globe and mail news today.

08-23-2011, 07:24 AM
After setback vs Fire, TFC looking to pay back FCD
http://www.mlssoccer.com/ccl/news/article/2011/08/22/after-setback-vs-fire-tfc-looking-pay-back-fcd (http://www.mlssoccer.com/ccl/news/article/2011/08/22/after-setback-vs-fire-tfc-looking-pay-back-fcd)

08-23-2011, 07:25 AM

08-23-2011, 07:28 AM
World Soccer Daily : 10 Stories you need to read, August 23rd (http://www.worldsoccer.com/news/world-soccer-daily-10-stories-you-need-to-read-august-23rd)

Articles about Manchester teams on top of the Prem, Luka Modric, Zico to Iraq, Hernan Dario Gomez stepping down as Colombia's coach, a goal-of-the-day from Sweden, the widening gap between Barcelona, Real Madrid, and the rest of La Liga, as well as a petition calling for Hillsborough disaster government papers to be released has reached 100,000 signatures – enough for a UK House of Commons debate to be considered, and more...

08-23-2011, 07:30 AM
no globe and mail news today.

yes. this is worth mentioning as it prevents us all looking for items where there isn't any. There's nothing new at the Star either. The only recent stuff I could find was posted by Duane Rollins and I ain't gonna link to that shit.

08-23-2011, 07:50 AM
thanks for posting the thread.

I've made it a sticky, and hopefully the other mods can pop in once a day to unstick the old, and stick the new.

08-23-2011, 07:53 AM
^ yeah, man. And anyone can start it up - first one in makes the coffee.

08-23-2011, 10:25 AM
Apologies, a bit late - Another PJames pod update - Lots of talk of CCL, TFC's game in Panama and the realities of games in that region, the Chicago game recap, and also looking at the upcoming CMNT qualifiers and who should be called up for that!

PAUL JAMES ON SOCCER PODCAST: EPISODE 22 (http://rednationonline.ca/PaulJamesonSoccerEpisode22.aspx)

08-23-2011, 12:08 PM
SSG...nice camel toe in #4/5

08-23-2011, 12:16 PM
I'm also loving today's SSG. Asian women rock.

08-23-2011, 12:23 PM
RedNation Online: TFC vs Fire Good, Bad and Ugly (http://rednationonline.ca/TFCChicagoThegoodthebadtheugly82211.aspx)

08-23-2011, 01:18 PM
Ben Rycroft talking to Andrew Jennings about Chuck Blazer (http://www.canadiansoccernews.com/content.php?2149-It-s-Called-Football-Guest-Andrew-Jennings)

changeFIFA (http://twitter.com/#!/changeFIFA) changeFIFA

LISTEN UP, EH?!?: Legend Andrew Jennings Talks US FIFA Leader Chuck Blazer on Canadian Radio http://www.canadiansoccernews.com/content.php?2149-It-s-Called-Football-Guest-Andrew-Jennings (http://t.co/PozJPt6) [Starts: 17:20]

08-23-2011, 02:01 PM
putting this here as well as in other thread (love the quote from JW)

as reported by the Trinidad Guardian : Blazer denies probe by FBI (http://www.guardian.co.tt/news/2011/08/17/blazer-denies-probe-fbi)

Commenting on the FBI probe of Blazer, Warner said recently:
“This is the tip of the iceberg. In the fullness of time much more will be revealed. The avalanche is yet to come.”

Ossington Mental Youth
08-23-2011, 02:47 PM
i hope they nail those greasy sonsofbitches to the wall