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PHOTO OF THE DAY
Leo Messi works on his “Blue Steel” look during a Copa America press conference. (REUTERS)
LOOK AT THE SHIRT. NOW LOOK AT ME. BACK TO THE SHIRT.
Here’s an interview with Jozy Altidore where the American striker talks about being called “lazy” while wearing a shirt with his name on it. Nice. // The Sun-Sentinel
LET THE HYPING COMMENCE.
An American kid might be headed to Boca Juniors. Shh…if you’re very quiet, you can hear the fapping… // Soccer Insider
DUDE, RELAX. THIS IS LIKE, L.A., MAN.
Almost 6000 miles from Spain, the Barca-Real Madrid rivalry is still heated, nearly results in coach-on-fan violence. // 101gg
NO MAN IS AN ISLAND. EXCEPT FOR THIS GUY.
Mildly suspicious photo of a brave fan at Copa America. // CaughtOffside
LIAM LOOKS HAPPY ONCE IN A…WELL YOU KNOW
Manchester City’s home kit launched by Liam Gallagher, who is looking rather like Nigel Tufnel in that photo. // EPL Talk
LUKA PROBABLY NO THINK THIS FUNNY. BUT WE DO.
There’s no way his handwriting is this good, or that he would be so kind as to only call Crouch “tall circus man.” // Pies
ARE WE SURE THE BEEF WASN’T TAINTED WITH VIAGRA?
Andres Guardado did some things. With a computer and a webcam. That’s all I’ll say (mostly SFW though). // ONTD_Football
PROBABLY BEST TO KEEP SOME OF THESE HIDDEN. REALLY.
Footballers doing things other than football. Some well. Others, not so well. // Bleacher Report