Your Soccer Crib Sheet, 7/19 Edition
An Englishman abroad, the death of the fullback, and the return of West Ham
If you need a soccer fix, the Africa Cup of Nations final between Algeria and Senegal is today at 12 PM PT. I am subverting convention by offering you this suggestion at the beginning of the newsletter rather than at the end. Nothing is sacred.
I haven’t caught as much of the AFCON as I would’ve liked, but Jonathan Wilson has a really nice preview over a…