Rummenigge: “Lewandowski can play with a mask on and Ribery may be back as well”

first_img Rummenigge admitted that “we are not in optimum conditions at the moment, but I think that we have a good spirit in the team”. It would have to be a different mask to the one worn by Carles Puyol for Barcelona, because the Polish striker has a broken jaw as well as a broken nose.  29/04/2015 Upd. at 22:29 “I’m sure he will be at Camp Nou on Wednesday,” he continued. “The club medics are working day and night so that can happen.  Bayern Munich president Frank Rummenigge wanted to give an optimistic message to the club’s fans after the injuries to Robben and Lewandowski on Tuesday night. And he said that Lewandowski, who broke his jaw and his nose against Borussia Dortmund this week, could be available at Camp Nou next week. Robert Wulff CEST “He can wear a mask and with that it will be enough protection to play against Barcelona.”  Rummenigge also suggested Ribery could return for the match with Barça. “We hope that we can at least include him in the squad, that is out hope,” he added.last_img read more

Hatem Ben Arfa is “ready to play for a big team” like Barcelona

first_imgHatem Ben Arda says he’s “ready to play for a big team” like Barcelona. 10/05/2016 Upd. at 20:19 CEST The Nice star was said to be on his way to Barcelona this week for talks, but L’Equipe said he decided to cancel his visit on the last minute. center_img The French forward has been linked with the Catalan club and told Eurosport: “I feel totally ready to play for a big European team. I reached many levels, and today I’m ready for any challenge, big or not.” Sport EN Ben Arfa said: “There is a lot of talk about Barcelona. Sometimes it’s Barcelona, another day it’s another team. It’s always like this. For the moment, I’m focused on the end of my season. We will see after.”last_img read more

Muniain: I want to say that the related facts are absolutely false

first_img Given the information which has appeared today about me I want to manifest:  10/06/2016 CEST 1. That the related facts are absolutely false. Upd. at 19:49 De Gea, who is currently with the Spain squad in France preparing for the European Championships, has also issued a denial.  Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea was also named by the witness as the person responsible for organising the ‘sex party’.  Iker Muniaincenter_img In a brief statement on his Twitter account, Iker Munian has labelled allegations he is involved in a sexual assault case as “absolutely false”. Sport EN A statement made by a protected witness and published in on Friday reported that the Athletic Club midfielder had sexual relations with a woman against her will around four years ago.  2. That in the coming days I will appoint a lawyer to defend my honour.  3. I hope that all the fans that have supported me on the pitch have trust in me.  Here is Muniain’s statement: last_img read more

Bartra dedicates his goal to the victims of the Barcelona attack

first_img IN SPORT.ES Golazo de Bartra dedicado a las víctimas de Barcelona 19/08/2017 CEST Sport EN Marc Bartra has given the Bundesliga its picture of the week. The Catalan defender dedicated his goal in his side’s 2-0 win over Wolfsburg to the victims of the terrorist attack in Barcelona. Bayern stop Ancelotti smoking in their facilitiescenter_img The defender curled up unstoppable shot in from the left edge of the area and ran off to celebrate the goal before taking off the black armband he was wearing, kissing it and raising it to the sky in a clear dedication to the victims of the attack. Upd. at 17:18 Bartra was part of the Dortmund squad that was targeted in an attack before their quarter final tie against Monaco. RELATED STORIES Kevin-Prince Boateng signs for Eintracht Frankfurtlast_img read more

Deportivo appoint Clarence Seedorf as new coach

first_img IN SPORT.ES Sport EN Deportivo La Coruna sack Cristobal Parralo RELATED STORIES 05/02/2018 Clarence Seedorf will be Deportivo La Coruna’s new manager They are 18th in the table and three points from the safety zone. Depor sacked Cristobal Parralo on Sunday and appointed the former Madrid, Ajax and AC Milan midfielder in his stead. Deportivo La Coruna officially appointed Clarence Seedorf as their third coach of the season on Monday. “Life has difficult moments but the unity I have already felt here will help us move forward,” said Seedord. “Depor is a club with a lot of history, I don’t think they deserve to be where they are. The people I have spoken with at the club are convinced there is quality here.” El Dépor hace oficial la llegada de Clarence Seedorf Upd. on 06/02/2018 at 14:02 CETlast_img read more

Cristiano Ronaldo scores for Juventus on his friendly debut

first_img Dybala then struck after Ronaldo’s shot was blocked as Juve’s first team filled their boots. ¡Cristiano ya marca con la Juventus! Upd. at 19:01 Goalscorers score goals and nothing has changed for Cristiano Ronaldo, who is off the mark in Italy. The former Real Madrid striker played in his first match for Juventus in a friendly against the club’s B team at Villar Perosa. Here is the first goal of @Cristiano in bianconero��! ⚫️⚪️How to start a game well ���� #CR7 #VillarPerosa #Juventus #JuventusB #SerieA— Juventus News (@juve_news_) 12 de agosto de 2018 This is Juve’s traditional curtain raiser but Ronaldo’s presence made it a far more attractive affair than usual. IN SPORT.ES 12/08/2018 Ronaldo slotted home the opener after reaching a long ball from Bernadeschi in the eighth minute, and missed a few chances too, with one cleared off the line, as he fine-tunes his form for the new season. CEST sport.eslast_img read more

The multi-million clause which will keep Jose Mourinho quiet

first_img Mourinho will appear as a pundit for coverage of an Asian Cup match between Saudi Arabia and Qatar on Thursday, then the Arsenal v Chelsea Premier League match on Saturday. Sport EN 15/01/2019 IN SPORT.ES La millonaria cláusula que mantiene mudo a Mourinho It’s a confidentiality clause he signed to get his hands on the monster cash pile after his Red Devils nosedived. The Portuguese coach, however, cannot talk about that Old Trafford exit as part of his 15 million euro pay off by the English club. Upd. on 16/01/2019 at 17:12 CET Jose Mourinho has agreed to work as a pundit for beIN Sports after being sacked by Manchester United.last_img read more

Football: Jurgen Klopp wants to bag Marco Asensio from Real Madrid

first_imgImage processed by CodeCarvings Piczard ### FREE Community Edition ### on 2017-10-22 21:04:09Z | |*)ÿz˜(Advertisement 9qhNBA Finals | Brooklyn Vs4lWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre E9anhq( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) 43126Would you ever consider trying this?😱xCan your students do this? 🌚156Roller skating! Powered by Firework Photo Credits: ReutersLiverpool FC are willing to spend €180 million (£158m) to sign Marco Asensio from Real Madrid, according to reports in Spain.Advertisement If this deal is finalised, the 22-year-old Asensio will become one of the highest-paid players in Liverpool.Advertisement Real Madrid, who have appointed Julen Lopetegui as their manager to replace Zinedine Zidane, have yet to hold talks with Asensio about his future and will wait until the end of Spain’s World Cup campaign.Asensio is staying put and had this to say on Tuesday: “When the World Cup is over, we’ll talk about that sort of thing, now I’m focused on selection. I’m glad Julen [Lopetegui] has signed up for Real Madrid [to become manager] after the World Cup we’ll talk things over with him.” Also read: FIFA World Cup 2018: Will Germany Be Able To Keep Their World Cup Hopes Alive?Football: Roma complete signing of experienced Argentine midfielder, Javier Pastore        Advertisementlast_img read more

Photos: The Amanda Beard Story

first_imgAdvertisement ai2sn1NBA Finals | Brooklyn Vs29vnWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre E0ub( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) 5yxaWould you ever consider trying this?😱7ikqCan your students do this? 🌚20ggRoller skating! 1v5xnxSee more on YT⬇️⬇️⬇️See more0qgbBody tricks that only special people can do pt-1fxiuHow though? 🤔😂#AdrenalineJunkiesqA visualization of how Karma works 27tnj0455yyPowered by Firework Amanda Ray Beard (born October 29, 1981), also known by her married name Amanda Brown, is an American swimmer and a seven-time Olympic medalist (two gold, four silver, one bronze). She is a former world record holder in the 200-meter breaststroke (long course).Advertisement Beard’s success has earned her the American Swimmer of the Year Award twice. She has won a total of twenty-one medals in major international competition, five gold, thirteen silver, and three bronze spanning the Olympics, the World Championships, the Pan Pacific Championships, and the Summer Universiade.Advertisement 1996 Summer Olympic GamesSee also: Swimming at the 1996 Summer OlympicsAt the age of 14, Beard made her first Olympic appearance at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, while still a student at Irvine High School in Irvine, California.She was often photographed clutching her teddy bear, even on the medal stand. Beard became the second-youngest Olympic medalist in American swimming history when she won three medals in Atlanta—one gold and two silver.Advertisement 2000–2003See also: Swimming at the 2000 Summer OlympicsAt the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, Beard won a bronze a medal in the 200-meter breaststroke.Beard attended the University of Arizona, where she competed for the Arizona Wildcats swimming and diving team. She won an individual NCAA Division I championship in 2001. In 2003, she became the world champion and American record-holder in the 200-meter breaststroke.2004 Summer Olympic GamesSee also: Swimming at the 2004 Summer OlympicsAt the 2004 U.S. Olympic Swim Trials, she qualified to participate in four events at the Athens games and broke the world record in the 200-meter breaststroke. She went on to win the gold medal in the 200-meter breaststroke. Beard also won silver in both the 200-meter individual medley and the 4×100-meter medley relay. Her split in the medley relay was the fastest out of the eight competing (1:06.32)2008 Summer Olympic GamesSee also: Swimming at the 2008 Summer OlympicsAt the 2008 U.S. Olympic Swim Trials, Beard finished second in the 200-meter breaststroke event, and she qualified for her fourth consecutive Olympics. On July 30, 2008, at the U.S. swimming team’s final training in Singapore, Beard, together with Dara Torres and Natalie Coughlin, were elected co-captains of the U.S. Olympic women’s swimming team.In Beijing, Beard failed to reach the semi-finals in the 200-meter breaststroke, placing 18th in the preliminaries.2010 U.S. Swimming NationalsIn August 2010, she came out of retirement to compete at the 2010 Conoco Phillips National Championships. She finished second in the 200-meter breaststroke finals at 2:26.50, qualifying her for the Pan Pac team to represent the United States later in the month.In the 100-meter breaststroke, Amanda Beard swam a 1:08.72 in prelims and 1:09.12 in finals, finishing 6th.After the U.S. Nationals, Beard and Natalie Coughlin were nominated co-captains of U.S. national team once again. During the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships, Amanda Beard signed up for her two signature events, the 100- and the 200-meter breaststroke. Beard qualified for finals in both events, but failed to medal. She was fifth in the 100-meter breaststroke (1:07.49) and fifth in the 200-meter breaststroke (2:24.30).2012 Summer Olympic GamesBeard failed to qualify for the 2012 Olympic team after finishing 5th in the 200-meter breaststroke at the Olympic Swimming Trials. Advertisementlast_img read more

Jordan vs. India: Jordan beat an enervated India

first_imgAdvertisement rNBA Finals | Brooklyn VsbdkansWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre Et9w( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) l7Would you ever consider trying this?😱3qtdCan your students do this? 🌚57l50Roller skating! Powered by Firework Jordan found their first victory under manager Vital Borkelmans as they eked out a jet-lagged India 2-1 at the King Abdullah II International stadium in Amman.Advertisement The game was marred in controversy beforehand as there were rumors floating that it could be canceled owing to the fact that 7 of the 28 Indian players were stranded in the Kuwait airport and made it to the venue less than 24 hours before the kickoff. However, the official confirmation came in around 2:00 pm which said that the show would go on.Indian players celebrate after Nishu Kumar scores a goalStephen Constantine fielded his side in a 4-5-1 formation with Anirudh Thapa the lone man up front. Pritam Kotal, Subhashish Bose, Salam Ranjan Singh, and Anas Edathodika formed the back four whereas Jerry Lalrinzuala and Jackichand took charge of the wings.Advertisement Pronay Halder and Vinit Rai played in the defensive midfield and Germanpreet played a little above them. The custodian Gurpreet Singh Sandhu was given the captain’s armband.Jordan couldn’t have asked for a better start to the game as they were gifted a penalty at the 7th minute although the replays showed otherwise. Khalil Bani Attiah stepped up, but his shot was saved by the Bengaluru FC goalkeeper. However, the captain was later to take the blame as he couldn’t read goalkeeper Amer Shafi’s kick and, the ball looped to the back of the net after taking an awkward bounce at the 25th minute.Advertisement It was all-Jordan in the remainder of the half who had around 80% of the possession, but their casual approach to the game held them back from extending the lead. As the second half began, India showed signs of urgency and found gaps in the Jordan midfield. However, Jordan pounced on the counter and found the back of the net at the 58th minute after Ersan laid the ball on the platter for Hamad who rocketed it past the keeper.India caught Jordan napping three minutes later when substitute Nishu Kumar curled the ball in the back of the net. Germanpreet was the provider as he crossed the ball in towards the unmarked debutant.The goal turned out to be a wake-up call for Jordan as they stayed alert for the rest of the game. The hosts maintained the slender lead and won the game 2-1.India will next take on Oman on 27th October before facing UAE, Bahrain, and Thailand at the 2019 AFC Asian Cup. Advertisementlast_img read more