OK! Tuesday! Time to move on from a match that shattered Argentine hopes and a match that shattered TV records to matches that will (hopefully) feature the best and brightest of the region knows as CONCACAF. Yes, the Gold Cup kicks off tonight with Panama vs. Haiti and the United States vs. Honduras (9:30 p.m. EDT on Fox Sports 1) down in Frisco. Let's play two! Here are your pertinent tournament previews and your match previews:
Woop! Woop! Udinese: Serie A Alternative Club Guide!! In their latest Italian football guide, Gentleman Ultra speak to Udinese ultras, profile their renovated stadium and remember Oliver Bierhoff’s goalscoring.
Porto. It seems that every year a big star emerges from their youth ranks to attract the attention of the "big clubs." Paulo Ferreira. Deco. Pepe. Maniche. Falcao. Bruno Alves. Hulk. James. The list goes on. How do they do it? Adam Bate takes a gander at the Porto production line here.
Oh, and this one: Turan transfer to Barcelona tainted. Why? A lot of reasons...
And finally...Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly treated a woman to dinner after finding her lost phone in Las Vegas.