Usurping TMIL for minute since it’s a special day, hopefully in every respect. Alas, I will not be able to watch the game itself, seeing as how I’m off on a weekend adventure.
MY FAVORITE VIDEO OF THAT DAY STILL, ALSO A SATURDAY:
I wrote about this video two years ago, when I first happened across it. I don’t know these two guys (@chockers and his friend), but in a way, I feel like we all do.
Happy May 19th, y’all!
THE MATCH ITSELF, IN GLORIOUS EXTENDED HIGHLIGHTS:
THE ROYAL RUMBLE:
The match before today’s match. Wedding at high noon, pre-game a few hours before.
This may be a bigger event in the USA than the UK, strangely enough — and not just because Markle’s American. Best H&M since cheap clothes from Sweden.
We're in the final countdown to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding. Here answers to the questions you didn't even know you had: https://t.co/WfVWchs2FK— The New York Times (@nytimes) May 19, 2018
FOOTBALL (all times BST):
17.15: FA Cup, final: CHELSEA vs. Manchester United
19.00: DFB Pokal, final: Bayern Munich vs. Eintracht Frankfurt
19.45: Eredivisie, EL playoff final, 2nd leg: Utrecht vs. Vitesse (2-3 agg.)