THE BALL – Sevilla goes to play with Betis but leaves protest (King’s Cup)

Saturday’s derby between Betis and Sevilla for the Cup was suspended after Sevilla player Joan Jordan was hit by a plastic tube that was thrown from the stands. The Spanish Federation analyzed the case and decided that the match will continue this Sunday, at 4 pm local time (minus one in Lisbon), but without an … Read more

THE BALL – Martial denies Rangnick and denies having refused to play (Manchester United)

Manchester United manager Ralf Rangnick said Anthony Martial didn’t want to play and so he was out of the Aston Villa game. The French forward denied that this situation is true. “I have never refused to play for Manchester United. I’ve been here for seven years and I have never been disrespectful and I will … Read more

THE BALL – Martial denies Rangnick and denies having refused to play (Manchester United)

Manchester United manager Ralf Rangnick said Anthony Martial didn’t want to play and so he was out of the Aston Villa game. The French forward denied that this situation is true. “I have never refused to play for Manchester United. I’ve been here for seven years and I have never been disrespectful and I will … Read more

Canadian Doctor Bears Baby in Flight – Politics

‘Miracle’ Aisha, is a newborn baby on a Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Uganda, thanks to the intervention of a Canadian doctor, Aisha Khatib, a professor at the University of Toronto. The plane had left Doha about an hour ago when the search for a doctor started on board: a woman, a Ugandan immigrant … Read more

The United States and Russia Insist on Each Other, The Gate of Direct Confrontation Is Now Wide Open

Vladimir Putin and Joe Biden shake hands at Villa la Grange in Geneva, Switzerland in Geneva, Switzerland, June 16, 2021. Russia, the United States and their NATO allies meet this week for negotiations focused on Moscow’s demand for Western security guarantees and concerns West about the recent buildup of Russian troops near Ukraine. (Source: AP … Read more

Second Country Appears to Accept Bitcoin as a Payment Method – BTC Direct

In September of last year, El Salvador became the first country in the world to rebrand bitcoin as legal tender. Now, with a total population of 105,697 people, the Polynesian kingdom of Tonga looks set to become the next country to choose to embrace bitcoin that way. At least, that is the case if we … Read more

THE BALL – The counterattack that guaranteed Real Madrid’s victory in the superclásico (video) (Spain)

Real Madrid defeated Barcelona (3-2) in the first semi-final of the Super Cup. A victory sealed in extra time with a beautiful counterattack. Casemiro started with the ball in the defensive midfield, released it on Rodrygo who crossed low to the area, where Vinícius Jr. simulated and gave Valverde the opportunity (98′) to be the … Read more

After beating Westerlo, Anderlecht bite into Zulte-Waregem with two direct free kicks

Anderlecht took his time but finally managed to rule out Westerlo (2-0) Long without offensive solutions, the Brussels residents made the difference at the very end of the match to win the first of their two friendly matches played this Sunday. As often, the two detonators of the Mauves are called Benito Raman and Yari … Read more

A BOLA – Appointment of Pires de Andrade opens war between Management and Luís Filipe Vieira (Benfica)

The chairman of the Board of the General Meeting of SAD do Benfica, Nuno Magalhães, suspended the General Assembly of yesterday – it will resume on January 24 -, which had as a single point the recomposition of the social positions of the Board of Directors, the Supervisory Board and the Board of the General … Read more

A BALL – Milan-Rome referee suspended (Italy)

Daniele Chiffi, a referee who was at the match between Milan and Rome, for the 20th round of the Italian Serie A, was suspended by the Italian Association of Referees and removed from the next round, scheduled for Sunday. This Friday, the Italian press described as “awful” the performance of Daniele Chiffi in the game … Read more