The Republic of Ireland side briefly lost concentration during their 0-0 draw with Russia when an image of Robbie Savage in his ‘Strictly’ costume appeared on the stadium JumboTron. Image: Getty Images/Daylife.
With normal league fixtures resuming at the weekend, now is your last opportunity until er… October to vent spleen at your international side’s performances. Or short tents. Or newly birthed facial fuzz.
Whatever you like, really.
Apparently, 28,00o Danish women suffer domestic violence at the hands of their partners – a staggering statistic that Simon Kjaer, Daniel Agger and Thomas Sorensen have made a focal point in the above video, which was produced to draw attention and awareness to the issue.
The Danish U21 team are also involved in this vital campaign and you can see their video here.
He got her tickets for an Arsenal game, she got him some damn good seats for Wimbledon (but was shockingly knocked out earlier this week). In all honesty, we don’t know what the dilly between Nicklas Bendtner and Caroline Wozniacki is, Kickettes, other than they were recently seen out grabbing some grub with platonic pals.
Or were they?
Spain’s Adrian. Showing promise in a number of areas. Image: Getty Images/Zimbio.
Ok, we’ve managed to work out that there’s no quarter final stage in this tourney. Which may or may not help the accuracy of our reporting. Apparently, the top two teams from each of the two groups progress directly through to the semi-final stage, making the final group matches being held this weekend kind of important.