If this glorious summer of sport was going to come to an unsatisfactory end, then it was always a safe bet that the England football team would be charged with the job of providing the anticlimax.
Apparently this England side are now officially the third best international team in the world.
Standard Life Investments, the global fund manager, has announced that Wesley McCoy has rejoined the company as an Investment Director in the Global Equities Team.
Last night, on the 10th of September 2012, I sat at my desk, wondering what HITC Life should do. Mention it? Not? And why had I never had this conundrum before? Maybe it's because I was in New York City that day, checking out the spectacle as I walked west on 13th Street.
Using a silly paradoxical example just how difficult is it to arrange a team capable of playing the current hot tactic in world football? Does Brendan Rodgers really have his work cut out at Liverpool?
A round-up of stories relating to Manchester United over the past 24 hours.
All the news and gossip from Tottenham Hotspur in the past 24 hours.
A round-up of stories relating to Chelsea over the past 24 hours.