Friday, August 28, 2009
Eduardo, the WWE is on line one ...
Arsenal forward Eduardo may face a two-match ban after the UEFA charged him with "deceiving the referee" in Arsenal's 3-1 win over Rangers. For those unfamiliar with Eduardo's epic dive, click here.
Thank you, UEFA, for setting a tone about diving early in the tournament. Soccer fans want to watch proper soccer, not a bunch of overpaid guys writhing on the grass after solidly colliding with air. I have no doubts that part of Americans reluctance to accept soccer as a major sport is diving and fake injuries to draw fouls. Come on guys, if you're going to act like you're injured, take some tips from the pros!