- There’s talk today about leaving 96 seats empty in Liverpool’s new stadium as a memorial to the Hillsborough victims. This is an incredibly laudable idea, but even better is Rushian’s (from RAWK) to give tickets for said 96 seats to different groups of school children from the area. Superb suggestion. Just superb.
- Luis Garcia is a classy, classy fellow
- Gabriel Heinze’s not coming. Sven’s got the details.
- Guillem Balague on Torres’ debut
- Ian Rush’s Liverpool Echo column on the Chelsea match and Torres
- Paletta’s finalized his loan to Boca Juniors over the weekend, which I had been unaware of (thanks, official site!).
England’s friendly against Germany (3pm EST) is delayed on FSC, and will be shown at 5pm. after the US’ friendly against Sweden, which starts at 2:30. Soccerlens has a preview of the Germany game.
If you have FSC, tomorrow will be a full day of international football.
Torres, Alonso, Reina, Crouch, Riise, Mascherano, Finnan, Hyypia, Voronin, Agger, Babel, and Kuyt have all been called up for the midweek international games.