As well covered in the mainstream media today, Tottenham's attempted purchase of 31 year old wizard footballer and Brazilian, Gilberto went mammary glands up after the second medical examination of the player.
Much recrimination was bandied about with Levy & Co being accused of some class of cute manoever in that they then decided to shorten the proposed duration of the contract that had yet to be signed.
Now the deal is still, bizzarely and only by it's finger tips potentially still on.
The German language section of Hertha Berlin's Official site is running an update in German (cunning fiends) that essentially says that Gilberto MAY yet sign if a suitable replacement is sourced for him.
The closing words of the article reads, "Until 24.00 clock, time would be for that. We keep you current. " which HH has passed on to our chaps in Bletchley as this is clearly a coded instruction to a U Boat.
God Save The Queen & BIOYC!