QWK KCKS: Shamrock’d

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Written By Chris Azzopardi

QWK KCKS is our way of helping you get your day started with a refreshing blast of football culture right in your face.

 

PHOTO: HE GOT SHAMROCK’D. AMIRITE?
Dan Murray of Shamrock Rovers takes a Sebastien Bassong shot to the face in Europa League action yesterday. (GETTY IMAGES)

 

WHEN EDGAR DAVIDS WANTS TO TRAIN, EDGAR DAVIDS GETS TO TRAIN.
In Boston on business, Dutch legend Edgar Davids decided to take his shades to Gillette Stadium to train with the Revolution. // The Original Winger

 

ONE OF ROBERTO MANCINI’S MUST SEE FILMS OF THE YEAR…OR NOT.
A documentary about Carlos Tevez is set to hit screens in Argentina, Brazil and the UK. In the UK, they should probably market it as a comedy. // Unpro Foul

 

OKAY THEN.
A Flamengo player decides the best way to distract the man taking a penalty is to…pull his sock down a little bit? // Off the Post

 

MATCH DAY TIME-LAPSE, ALL ARTISTIC-LIKE.
Check out this amazing time-lapse video from a Melbourne Victory v. Celtic friendly back in July. (YouTube via Invent Football)

 

I SENSE A THEME.
Edinson Cavani’s internet history is mostly about things he’s good at. // The Other 87

 

ADE, THAT’S THE EXACT OPPOSITE OF ‘ACCIDENT.’
Emmanuel Adebayor apologizes to Arsenal fans for something he did two years ago, but not really. // Dirty Tackle

 

THE MOST FAMOUS DOUGHNUT THEFT SINCE THAT TIME HOMER STOLE THE LAST ONE AT THE POWER PLANT.
David De Gea is a thief. A doughnut thief. A Krispy Kreme doughnut theif. A Krispy Kreme doughnut thief with a questionable record against long distance shots. // Kickette

 

PHOTO: A BATTLE OF WILLS.
Arsenal of Argentina manager Gustavo Alfaro doesn’t want to give the ball to the assistant referee for some reason. (REUTERS)

 

ANOTHER STORY ABOUT BECKS THAT ISN’T REALLY ABOUT FOOTBALL.
What will Davey look like at 70? Will he still be dashing and stylish? Will they still take way too many black and white photos of him? Will he eat dinner at 4:30? I NEED TO KNOW. // Wall Street Journal

 

WAIT, DIDN’T THE SEASON JUST START?
Is it too early to talk about the January transfer window? Yes. Here’s a thing about it anyway. // Bleacher Report

 

FOOTBALL TIME MACHINE IS A MILLION DOLLAR IDEA FOR A MOVIE.
The Total Soccer Show asks a pretty simple question with a bajillion possible answers. Who would you go watch if you had a football time machine? // TSS

 

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