The Bent Musket Tuesday Morning Open Thread

I'd much rather be playing softball than playing for Chivas USA, but to each his own. - Jamie Squire

I'm fresh out of ideas for discussion topics today, so you all are going to have to figure it out on your own. I will, however, help you out with a flurry of links for your morning viewing.

Carlos Bocanegra is headed to Chivas USA " Over There
Captain Carlos has returned home. The SoCal native hits U.S. shores again, this time as a member of the strange and shambolic Chivas USA. Matt from Over There grabbed a funny tweet from Brian Sciaretta, too.

Offside Flag Parade - No Short Corners
Greg Seltzer has some updates on various US internationals abroad and where the interest lies in them for next season. He's got information on Jozy Altidore, Alejandro Bedoya, and Joseph Gyau.

No Short Corners: (truck-in-reverse beeping sound)
And then Greg follows that up with some news about who actually is interested in Jozy.

Watch The San Jose Earthquakes’ Marvin Chavez Have A Laugh After Shaking A Defender Out Of His Shoes | KCKRS
LOL.

National team camp convenes amid injury concerns for Ashe, Gatt | ProSoccerTalk
Injuries threaten an important camp for Corey Ashe, Josh Gatt. Richard Farley talks about what's at stake for them ahead of both the Gold Cup and Friday's friendly against Guatemala.

Use the comments to talk among yourselves about anything that tickles your fancy today.

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