Recent content by Vinho Tinto

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    Covid-19 & the 2019-20 season (or, Can a rabona inspire us?)

    I have no doubt the clubs around the world will make every effort to play matches in any way possible; but I also believe it will prove impossible this year.
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    Thoughts about media types who don't have their own threads

    I think Steve Somers is the last of the original staff.
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    ESPN Is Pathetic

    All they needed was a global pandemic to turn their brand around.
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    Liverpool 2019-2020: Let's Talk About Six, Baby

    Reminds me of something from the early 90s. For me that’s a positive. Away uniforms have become stale.
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    Gone Brady Gone

    It's likely the Patriots will enter the season with the worst starting QB in the division for the first time since Zolak/Millen/Hodson.
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    Covid-19 & the 2019-20 season (or, Can a rabona inspire us?)

    Jorge Jesus has confirmed he had a positive test result. He is under quarantine for at least a week. He posted a video on Twitter where expressed that he feels normal and that he expects to be fine.
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    ESPN Is Pathetic

    This is true, but it was easier for me to confirm my mother’s parish had cancelled services via the local station’s news scroll vs the internet. But for sports, I’d be pretty satisfied if they just stopped.
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    Covid-19 & the 2019-20 season (or, Can a rabona inspire us?)

    As of right now, there are 13 matches to be played. They can push the tournament back into July/August and pick it up then. Even if this year's tournament doesn't finish prior to the start of the 2020/21 league, it's a relatively small number of teams to work around. Libertadores has had some...
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    Champions League, Round of 16

    Oblak was the highest transfer for a keeper until Kepa signed with Chelsea. They spent 120 million on Joao Felix last summer. Simeone is the highest paid manager in the world.
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    Champions League, Round of 16

    Blah blah blah blah. They lost. Shit happens.
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    USMNT: Hold My Beer

    He'll be 20 for Qatar. A midfield pair of him and Keaton Parks would have to be the tallest there.
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    Champions League, Round of 16

    They spent a fair amount of money to bring in Militao from Porto last summer, only to have him stapled to the bench for most of this season. Have to assume he replaces Ramos in the return leg.
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    Champions League, Round of 16

    It's remarkable that Ramos is an unquestioned captain, the equivalent of a first ballot hall of famer, and also has 26 career red cards.