Anatoli Tymoschuk and nine other players come down with the stomach bug. Tymoschuk, seen recently in the Champions League final against Chelsea had to be put on an IV drip. Was it the Chicken Kiev? And in other food related puns, the stricken team lost to Turkey, 0-2, in their last warm up before their opener with Sweden this coming Monday.
Well, at least it wasn't the lasagna? Or was it? In other news there was a Andriy Shevchenko sighting. Another reminder of Roman Abramovich's infallible taste in players.