FIFA have caused outrage by rejecting England’s plea to wear poppy’s on their shirts for the up and coming friendly against Spain. It is a crass move by FIFA and the rejection only goes further to stain this dysfunctional organisation.
Elsewhere in the news McCarthy feels the heat of the Wolves fans; Fabio Capello claims that he has never seen or heard racism in football; while United fear that Pogba may be lured by Italian duo in January.
McCarthy feels the heat from Wolves fans – Guardian
Messi: Arsenal style helped Fabregas settle at Barcelona – Independent
Wales players cleared to play for Great Britain – Daily Telegraph