Morata complains: They were two points we needed to win the league

first_img Sport EN Alvaro Morata thinks the points Real Madrid gave up in Las Palmas could come back to haunt them in the title race.  Upd. at 12:47 “We must now win all our remaining matches and keep working hard.  Madrid still lead LaLiga, but they’re now only one point ahead of Barcelona after twice giving up a lead to draw 2-2 in the Canaries on Saturday.  “We should’ve won the game, but we were unable to. Now we’ll have to continue working and give everything.” Despite his dramatic comments, Morata urged for Madrid to keep on going rather than “do dramas.”  25/09/2016center_img “Now we have to analyse it, but what’s true is that we must always give everything in order to win the league.” “Now it’s time for the Champions League, but it’s true that we must improve on many things.” There are only six games played, but striker Morata feels every dropped point may prove crucial in such a demanding fight for top spot.  “They were two points we needed to win the league,” he moaned after the game. He added: “We haven’t lost yet, we mustn’t do dramas but instead keep going.  CESTlast_img read more

Police arrest the Las Palmas president at Gran Canaria airport

first_img Ramirez has been called to court to determine whether he committed fraud against Social Security by paying workers in his security firms wages that were lower than the agreed amounts. Lionel Messi will be Barcelona’s next captain EFE Ramirez has been subject to an arrest warrent since last Thursday from a court in Las Palmas for not presenting himself to face chages against him brought by the prosecutor for crimes against social security. RELATED STORIES IN SPORT.ES La Policía detiene al presidente de Las Palmas al llegar al aeropuerto 25/04/2018center_img CEST The Canary Island businessman, the main shareholder in Seguridad Integral Canaria, the company which is facing a penal investigation, is currently under arrest and  is being brought to the judge who issued the arrest warrant. The president of Unión Deportiva Las Palmas, Miguel Ángel Ramírez, was arrested on Wednesday as soon as he returned from Miami in his private jet, a spokesperson for the local police force confirmed to EFE. After the most recent labour reforms, Ramirez’s business opted out of the national agreement on private security and made a special agreement, with salaries way below those of their nearest competitors, which allowed the firm to win public contracts. Upd. at 11:57 Mo Salah, Firmino break historic Champions League recordlast_img read more

Dani Alves to decide who his new club will be in the next few days

first_img Sport EN 08/07/2019 CEST IN SPORT.ES Upd. at 15:38 Barcelona have been linked with a move for their legendary full-back but it would be a complicated deal to finalise. He left on bad terms, heavily criticising the board, and doesn’t fit the profile of player the club is currently looking for. Nelson Semedo and Sergi Roberto are the current right back options. Despite being named as the MVP, he is currently without a club after his contract with PSG expired on the 30th of June. Against Peru, Alves collected the 41st trophy of his career, making him the most successful footballer of all time.center_img The right-back, who left Barça in 2016 to sign for Juventus, has spent the last two seasons with PSG but now wants a new challenge. Días decisivos para el futuro de Dani Alves a Barça return appears very unlikely At 36 years of age, Dani Alves was named as the best player at the Copa America 2019. Alves has yet to make any passing comment or hint at where he might end up playing next season. One thing’s for sure, he won’t be short of offers. Alves isn’t keen on taking up the big money moves to Asia or North America and insists he still wants to compete at the highest level in football.last_img read more

Barcelona Vs Sevilla : An easy win for Barcelona was overshadowed by the injury…

first_imgAdvertisement Barcelona have got a comprehensive win against Sevilla with a margin of 4-2; but the injury of Lionel Messi has overshadowed the win of Barcelona. According to the official website of Barcelona, Lionel Messi will be out of action for the next three weeks with the fractured arm. So, the Argentine superstar is surely going to miss the El Clasico in the next week. After 11 years, the El Clasico will be without Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.Advertisement The Catalan Giants got the lead in the match at the 2nd minute of the match when Philippe Coutinho scored from the pass provided by Lionel Messi. At the 12th minute of the match, Lionel Messi doubled the lead for Barcelona. But the Argentine superstar was taken off the field with a fractured arm at 26th minute of the match. The first half has ended with the scoreline of 2-0 in favour of Barcelona. Advertisement  Luis Suarez scored from the penalty spot at the 63rd minute of the match. But Clement Lenglet’s own goal gave Sevilla a chance to make a comeback in this match. Andre Ter Stegen was brilliant for Barcelona in the Goal in this match. Ivan Rakitic secured the win of Barcelona with a goal at the 88th minute of the match. Luis Muriel has reduced the margin to two goals for Sevilla with a goal at the dying moment of the match. But it was a brilliant show put up by Barcelona players against Sevilla who are playing really well in this season. With this win, Barcelona went to the top of the table with 18 points in nine matches so far in this season; while Sevilla stayed at the third position as they are just two points behind the League leaders. Advertisement   Advertisementlast_img read more

Real Madrid manager hunt to target Tottenham boss Poch next

first_imgAdvertisement 2iifiNBA Finals | Brooklyn Vsj6Wingsuit rodeo📽Sindre E5rwqth( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) npuWould you ever consider trying this?😱b2Can your students do this? 🌚w0vokRoller skating! Powered by Firework Tottenham Hotspur’s manager Mauricio Pochettino is lined up to be the new manager of the Los Blancos. Antonio Conte is the frontrunner to take over the charge of Real Madrid as their current manager Julen Lopetegui is on the verge of being sacked. Julen Lopetegui will be there as the manager of Real Madrid at Camp Nou in the upcoming El Clasico. But the club management of the Los Blancos are already thinking of the replacement of Julen Lopetegui after a poor start of the season.Advertisement  Advertisement Real Madrid are now at the seventh position in the League Table of La Liga with 14 points in their first 9 matches so far. After the departure of Zinedine Zidane after the end of the previous season, Julen Lopetegui has taken the charge of Real Madrid. He is trying to implement a passing footballing strategy. But the footballers are still not accommodated with the new style of football. That’s why the Spanish side were not able to get a single win in last five matches before the Champions League match against Viktoria Plzen.  Advertisement Antonio Conte is now free to take over a new job after being sacked by the club management of Chelsea after the end of the previous season. He might be the right man to take over the managerial job at Real Madrid right in this moment. But according to the sources, the chiefs of Real Madrid are wishing to have Mauricio Pochettino as their new manager. They have already contacted once with Mauricio Pochettino at the beginning of the season. But Mauricio Pochettino did not seem to be interested to take over the new job. Now in the middle of the season, it is almost impossible to rope in Mauricio Pochettino from Tottenham Hotspur. But Real Madrid officials want to give it a last try to bring in Mauricio Pochettino as their new manager. Advertisementlast_img read more

Hockey World Cup 2018: Argentina beats Spain 4-3 in a thrilling close encounter

first_imgAdvertisement 9v5yNBA Finals | Brooklyn Vsy5Wingsuit rodeo📽Sindre Exo( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) 4lfabhrWould you ever consider trying this?😱qCan your students do this? 🌚bs9hRoller skating! Powered by Firework The 14th edition of Hockey World Cup is back in India and is all set to take place in Bhubaneshwar, Odhisa. The hockey world cup started on 28th November and will last till 16th December and will take place at the Kalinga Stadium. A total of 16 countries are participating in this event.Advertisement DAY 2 of the Hockey world cup 2018 show Argentina take on Spain and New Zealand VS France.The first match was between Olympic champion Argentina and Spain in a thrilling close match that saw the South American nation edge a close 4-3 victory over Spain in Kalinga stadium on Thursday.Advertisement Gonzalo Peillat and Agustin Mazzilli scored two goals each to help Argentina start the tournament on a high. While for Spain, Enrique Gonzalez, Josep Romeu and Vicenc Ruiz scored a goal each.Advertisement Both teams started attacking in the first half itself as a whopping five goals were scored in the first quarter. Both teams started a barrage of attacks Spain scored the first goal against Argentina in the third minute with by Enrique Gonzalez’s fine field strike. However the lead didn’t last long for the Argentines as exactly a minute later, Mazzilli gave Argentina an equaliser.Spain regained their lead in the 14th minute when Josep Romeu converted a penalty corner into a goal.Just a few seconds later Argentina scored an equaliser when Mazilli scored his second goal to make it 2-2 for the South American giants. They didn’t lose the momentum and were still on the attacking mode when Peillat converted a penalty corner into a goal for Argentina giving them a 3-2 lead in the first quarter.Both teams maintained the high-intensity game for the third quarter but either team failed to score.In the 35th minute, Spain managed to score an equaliser in the form of Vicenc Ruiz’s field strike in the 35th minute. At the end of the third quarter, both teams maintained a 3-3 draw.In the final quarter, Argentina scored in the 49th minute in the form of penalty corner conversion by Peillat as Argentina beat Spain by a close margin of 4-3.The entire match was nail-biting and entertaining for fans. It goes without saying that it was one of the best games of this world cup till now.Argentina is now on the top of their group with 3 points and they will face New Zealand next on 3rd December.Also Read-Hockey World Cup 2018: Full fixture list, dates of all match ups and TV Channel      Advertisementlast_img read more

Chelsea eyeing a January move for Mats Hummels

first_imgAdvertisement 9ueeNBA Finals | Brooklyn Vs1u0nWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre E8t( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) 65ntjhbWould you ever consider trying this?😱31Can your students do this? 🌚8vpoRoller skating! Powered by Firework The Blues are eyeing to make a move for Mats Hummels in January. Mats Hummels is not getting regular chances at Bayern Munich. In most of the Bundesliga matches, the manager is preferring to play the duo of Nilkas Sule and Jerome Boateng in the central defense. Mats Hummels has to sit in the bench in those matches.Advertisement The 30 year old German centre back still have two years left in his contract. In a recent interview Karl-Heinz Rummenigge told to the Bild,Advertisement ‘We had a conversation with Mats a few days ago and he will play for Bayern Munich in the second half of the season.’Bayern Munich’s sporting director is also confident about the stay of Mats Hummels till the end of this season. However, the reports are stating that, the agent of Mats Hummels has already made contacts with Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur.Advertisement Chelsea are leading the race to sign Mats Hummels as they need an experienced centre back in the next season. David Luiz’s contract is going to expire at the end of this season. Andreas Christensen is about to leave Chelsea at the end of this season. So, Mats Hummels will be a really good addition for Maurizio Sarri’s Chelsea at this moment.  Advertisementlast_img read more

ICC Test Rankings: Rishabh Pant reaches career-best rating points, beats MS Dhoni

first_imgAdvertisement e7NBA Finals | Brooklyn Vs2i7trqWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre Eb5cm478( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) l6euWould you ever consider trying this?😱70w9kCan your students do this? 🌚4aRoller skating! Powered by Firework Young Indian wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant made giant strides on the ICC Test cricket ranking for batsmen, climbing 21 places to 17th spot after scoring his second Test ton — 159* against Australia in Sydney. Although the final match in Sydney ended in a draw, following persistent rain interruptions in the final two days, the visitors had scored a whopping 622-run first innings total, with record-breaking contributions from Pant. Pant’s 17th place is the joint-highest ranking achieved by an Indian stumper along with Farokh Engineer, who did so in January 1973.Advertisement Rishabh Pant has attained new highs for an India wicket-keeper in the MRF Tyres ICC Test Player Rankings after his superb century in the drawn final Test in Sydney.The 21-year-old’s aggregate of 673 rating points are also the highest by an India wicketkeeper, with Mahendra Singh Dhoni having the next highest aggregate of 662 points and Engineer 619 points. Dhoni’s highest Test ranking was 19th.Having become the Indian wicket-keeper batsman with a highest-ever individual total away from home, Pant had gone past Dhoni’s tally of 148 which the former Indian skipper had achieved against Pakistan in Faisalabad. The stunning run-flow earned him rewards in the ICC.Advertisement Pant is being touted as the long-term successor to Dhoni, who is expected to call time on his career after the conclusion of the 2019 ICC World Cup. Although the 21-year-old isn’t a part of the ODI squad against Australia and New Zealand, the BCCI selection committee still sees him a part of the team composition for the showpiece event in England.About his absence from the ODI squad against Australia and New Zealand, chief selector MSK Prasad had said that the youngster had endured few injury niggles, that made the selectors against Australia take the big call of excluding him from the ODI setup. For the World Cup, however, Pant is one of the members of the 3 shortlisted wicket-keepers that the selection committee is keeping a tab on.Advertisement READ:Jasprit Bumrah rested for Australia ODIs and New Zealand tour Advertisementlast_img read more

Result bypassed

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Natives get a boost

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