Daily Links: The English Transfer Window is Open Edition

England and FA under attack from all sides within Fifa for standing up to Sepp Blatter over presidential election | Telegraph
This is ridiculous.  More countries need to stand up to $epp.

Ashley Young and Stewart Downing target bigger challenges ahead | Guardian
And in other news, the sky is blue.  But really, they are both definitely moving on.

Barca keen on Rossi deal | ESPN
I don't think he'd be better for them than Pedro, but it's their money.

Change of pace for new EPL trio | SI
Good read on the new promoted teams.

West Ham confirm Sam Allardyce as new manager to replace Avram Grant | Guardian
Good luck, you'll need it.

Aston Villa in the hunt for Fulham boss Hughes as Houllier chases £5m pay-off | Daily Mail
I've also seen rumors that Rafa Benitez may go to Villa.

Wenger hopeful over Cesc stay | ESPN
He'll be tapped up all summer, no doubt about that.

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