5 Must Reads to Enliven Your Day

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Is Wayne Rooney History?
The Guardian wonder, though just 26, after "ten years at the top of the Premier League hurly-burly," are Wayne Rooney's best days behind him?

Let's Get Physical
In this World Cup qualifying break, Jacob Steinberg (an intelligent writer who is well worth a follow @JacobSteinberg) experiences international training first-hand

For those who enjoy their annual trip to HR Block

Swiss Ramble is the premier site for football financial analysis. Here, the Rambler digs into the economics of financial fair play in great, great depth.

Stop the Press: “Britain's Fattest Dog Weighs Same as Wayne Rooney”

Worth looking at for the photographs alone.

Arise, Sir Ian Darke

From the department of self-promotion. Our weekly Grantland podcast, Men In Blazers, is deeply mediocre, but the interview with the great Ian Darke is a slice of wonder.


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