Diego Simeone surprised by Rummenigge criticism of Atletico Madrid

first_img However, Rojiblancos boss Simeone was not angry, instead just a tad confused. He explained: “I’m very surprised by what he said.  Sport EN Upd. at 04:02 CEST 25/04/2015 The Bayern Munich coach criticised Atletico’s style of football, saying he was glad they were knocked out of the Champions League.  “He was a very similar player, with similar qualities, to some of the players we have here.” Diego Simeone has expressed his surprise at the comments of Bayern Munich chief Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. “I’m surprised that someone who was a magnificent footballer during his playing days, and one who, for his characteristics, would have fitted in perfectly at Atletico Madrid would state his opinion in that way. last_img read more

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Rio Ferdinand’s wife Rebecca dies after battle with cancer

first_imgRio Ferdinand’s wife, Rebecca, has passed away after a battle with cancer.  Sport EN 02/05/2015 “Our grief, as a family, is total. We would appreciate being allowed to mourn privately.” Rio wrote: “My soul mate slipped away last night. Rebecca, my wonderful wife, passed away peacefully after a short battle with cancer at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London. “Myself, my parents Janice and Julian, along with Rebecca’s parents Lesley and Stephen, would like to thank our families, friends and my club colleagues who have rallied around in these desperate days, weeks and months. The QPR and former Manchester United defender released a statement expressing his sadness. “I would also like to express my gratitude for the dedication and expertise of the staff led by Professors Johnstone and Clarke at the Royal Marsden. Their valiant efforts to prolong Rebecca’s all-too-short life will not be forgotten. CEST Upd. at 15:47 “She was a fantastic loving mother to our three beautiful children. She will be missed as a wife, sister, aunt, daughter and granddaughter. She will live on in our memory, as a guide and inspiration.last_img read more

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Everton coach Marco Silva critical of Andre Gomes’ performance

first_imgEverton coach Marcos Silva has been tough on Portugal midfielder Andre Gomes, who’s on loan at the club from Barcelona, after Saturday’s loss to Southampton in the Premier League.  A André Gomes ya le llueven las críticas 21/01/2019 sport.es Upd. on 22/01/2019 at 09:50 CET IN SPORT.EScenter_img Silva has criticised Gomes’ performance, who he took off in the game in the second half before singling him out in his post game comments.  “Andre did really, really good things for us, but we didn’t see the normal Andre Gomes against Southampton. I am sure that will all change.  “It was a difficult game for Andre, although not just for him, for the whole tea,” he said. “Of course he didn’t like it. He’s not happy with his performance, but that’s not just him, it’s other players as well.  “It’s not about if he’s tired or not. We had a normal week to prepare for the game and I didn’t see Andre as tired of anything like that, that’s not an excuse for us.”last_img read more

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Manchester United pull off the unthinkable at PSG

first_imgAdvertisement 1rzrNBA Finals | Brooklyn Vs4gdov5Wingsuit rodeo📽Sindre Ectug( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) 45qWould you ever consider trying this?😱6tgbCan your students do this? 🌚k4qfRoller skating! Powered by Firework Manchester United pulled off a great victory against Paris Saint Germain on Wednesday to go through to the quarter final of the Champions League. The Red Devils won the second leg at Parc Des Princes with a margin of 3-1. The match ended with an aggregate scoreline of 3-3; but the Red Devils went through to the quarter final with an away goal advantage.Advertisement Romelu Lukaku started the match with a bright tone as the centre forward of the Red Devils scored the first goal of the match at the 2nd minute. Juan Bernat equalised the scoreline for Paris Saint Germain at the 12th minute of the match. The pass was provided by Kylian Mbappe for the goal.Advertisement Romelu Lukaku again struck for Manchester United at the 30th minute of the match. It was a mistake of Buffon as the ball came to feet of Romelu Lukaku as the Goalkeeper was unable to fist the shot of Marcus Rashford. The first half ended with a scoreline of 2-1 in favour of Manchester United.The Red Devils showed no real urgency to score goals in the second half. They waited for the right moment. Presnel Kimpembe’s hand ball in the penalty box at the dying minutes of the match provided them the chance. Marcus Rashford did not make any mistake to convert it into the Goal to put Manchester United in the quarter final of the Champions League.Advertisement Revealed : Why Mourinho refused to watch ManUtd vs PSG Advertisementlast_img read more

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OFFICIAL: La Liga returns from June 11

first_img Ramón Fuentes / Europa Press CEST The first game back, as expected, will be Sevilla v Real Betis, an Andalusian derby and Barca are poised to visit Mallorca on the Sunday 14. The Spanish government confirmed La Liga will return from June 11 after a three month stoppage for coronavirus. RELATED STORIES IN SPORT.ES “The Spanish football federation [RFEF] and La Liga have agreed, as part of the Contact Group formed together with the National Sports Council [CSD], the format of the eleven remaining matchdays to complete La Liga Santander and La Liga SmartBank,” said the CSD on Friday.center_img 29/05/2020 Matches will be played behind closed doors for the rest of this season and games will take place every day as they look to get the fixtures wrapped up. ¡Ya es oficial! LaLiga vuelve el 11 de junio Upd. at 19:59 La Liga will restart on June 11 and end on July 19last_img read more

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Josep Maria Bartomeu congratulates Garcia Pimienta on renewal

first_img Garcia Pimienta is a coach that the president likes and not without good reason, having brought the Youth League to the club in his second reign at Juvenil A. He won the league that year too and helped Barca B get promoted as Gerard Lopez’s assistant the year before. CEST Upd. at 23:13 Bartomeu wrote on Twitter: “With the renovation of Francesc Xavier Garcia Pimienta we guarantee the continuity of a coach who represents the formative values of La Masia. Many congratulations!” Bartomeu felicita a García Pimienta por su renovación 09/07/2020 However success is not the only thing valued; his playing style fits that of Barca’s and he’s a perfect youth coach. He formed at the club as a player in his day. IN SPORT.ES Sport EN Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu congratulated Garcia Pimienta for his contract renewal. The B team coach extended his deal until 2021, having originally taken over in the 2017-18 season. With the renewal the team is strengthened ahead of the promotion play-offs from July 18.last_img read more

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Walker walkover for coach

first_imgBy RUSSELL BENNETT EMERALD Cricket Club’s search for a new coach to take it into an exciting new era at…[To read the rest of this story Subscribe or Login to the Gazette Access Pass] Thanks for reading the Pakenham Berwick Gazette. Subscribe or Login to read the rest of this content with the Gazette Digital Access Pass subscription.last_img

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Warriors dress to kill

first_imgWITH long-term Big V ambitions in their future, the Pakenham Warriors’ women’s team made significant basketball inroads across the long…[To read the rest of this story Subscribe or Login to the Gazette Access Pass] Thanks for reading the Pakenham Berwick Gazette. Subscribe or Login to read the rest of this content with the Gazette Digital Access Pass subscription.last_img

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Once were Warriors

first_imgBy RUSSELL BENNETT IT WAS a fiery incident on Saturday, 3 May that made Pakenham Warriors’ Big V coach Ryan…[To read the rest of this story Subscribe or Login to the Gazette Access Pass] Thanks for reading the Pakenham Berwick Gazette. Subscribe or Login to read the rest of this content with the Gazette Digital Access Pass subscription.last_img

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Back at the crease

first_imgBy RUSSELL BENNETT TOORADIN champions and great mates Cal O’Hare, Tom Hussey and Aaron Avery have plenty in common. They’re…[To read the rest of this story Subscribe or Login to the Gazette Access Pass] Thanks for reading the Pakenham Berwick Gazette. Subscribe or Login to read the rest of this content with the Gazette Digital Access Pass subscription.last_img

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