My fingers are still sore from picking bass strings so all I can offer on this historic inauguration day are a few links worth checking out.
The New York Times/IHT on Bradley's depleted squad for Saturday's friendly against Sweden.
Dave Clark's thought provoking idea to rapidly expand MLS. Can it be done without catching the same flu that the NASL succumbed to? You decide.
Is ESPN about to buy the US broadcast rights for Premiership matches?
AC Milan president Silvio Berlusconi has announced that Kaka is going nowhere.
And to make matters worse for Manchester City (after failing to land the big fish), Robinho has walked out of training camp.
And speaking of transfers, just how close is Arsenal to signing Russian phenom Andrei Arshavin from Zenith? It seems about $11.7 million.