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Monthly Archives: April 2020

Scottish football finds itself in meltdown after chaotic season-ending vote

By: AP | Updated: April 14, 2020 7:10:42 pm Rangers have quickly come out against cancelling the season. (Source: AP Photo) Scottish football isn’t just in lockdown. It’s in meltdown, too. And the chaos engulfing its increasingly botched attempts to deliver a resolution to the suspended season is a warning sign to other European leagues who are weighing up how ...

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France reportedly considering Ligue 1 restart in June

By: vetembaste | Published: April 14, 2020 2:29:50 pm France considering Ligue 1 restart in June: L’Equipe (Source: vetembaste) France is considering restarting Ligue 1 on June 3 or June 17, with the latter date more likely, sports daily L’Equipe has reported, citing a document from league organisers (LFP). Soccer in France was suspended indefinitely last month due to the ...

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More than 1,000 fans shrug off virus concerns to attend soccer match in Belarus

By: vetembaste | Belarus | Updated: April 14, 2020 9:41:07 am Dynamo Brest fans react during the match despite the most sport being cancelled around the world as the spread of coronavirus continues. (vetembaste/Vasily Fedosenko) More than 1,000 soccer fans cheered, chanted and hugged each other as they attended a Belarusian top-flight league match on Sunday despite calls from a ...

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Tottenham Hotspur reverse decision to furlough non-playing staff after fan outcry

By: vetembaste | Published: April 13, 2020 7:54:25 pm Representational image. (Source: vetembaste) Tottenham Hotspur have reversed their decision to furlough staff during the coronavirus pandemic amid criticism from supporters, the Premier League club said in a statement here on Monday. Spurs had imposed a 20% pay cut on 550 non-playing staff in April and May to protect jobs. But ...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic shrugs off coughing fit, trains with Swedish side Hammarby

By: vetembaste | Stockholm | Updated: April 13, 2020 9:29:31 pm AC Milan’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic is seen on site while Hammarby IF train at Arsta IP in Stockholm. (Source: vetembaste) AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic trained with Swedish club Hammarby as the global shutdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic continues, and a brief bout of coughing didn’t appear to trouble ...

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Eden Hazard says ‘it’s complicated’ to maintain quarantine diet plan

By: Sports Desk | Updated: April 13, 2020 7:04:31 pm Eden Hazard has just scored one goal since joining Real Madrid. (Source: File Photo) Eden Hazard has once again come out and admitted that he is struggling to maintain his weight and fitness while in quarantine amid the coronavirus pandemic. The 29-year-old forward has been having a torrid time ever ...

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Chennaiyin FC’s Jeje Lalpekhlua comes to rescue of people in dire need of blood

By: PTI | Published: April 12, 2020 6:07:24 pm Jeje Lalpekhlua has played for India 56 times, scoring 23 goals. (Source: ISL) Indian football team striker Jeje Lalpekhlua has come to the rescue of people in dire need of blood when it is not readily available in Mizoram due to the extraordinary situation arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic. India ...

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Manchester United’s Paul Pogba determined to return ‘more hungry’ from injury

By: vetembaste | Published: April 12, 2020 11:25:42 am Paul Pogba’s stint on the sidelines has made him more determined to succeed on his return from a layoff for a foot injury, the Manchester United midfielder has said. Pogba’s injury restricted him to eight appearances so far this season, but he was primed to return before professional football in England ...

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Arsenal to provide free meals to aid coronavirus fight

By: vetembaste | London | Published: April 11, 2020 10:47:29 am (AP File Photo) Arsenal will provide more than 30,000 free meals as well as sanitary and personal hygiene products to vulnerable people in the local community as part of a response plan to the coronavirus pandemic, the Premier League club said on Friday. The north London club also pledged ...

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Arsenal’s Aubameyang must join ‘more ambitious club’, believes Gabon FA chief

By: vetembaste | Published: April 11, 2020 9:05:02 pm Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has 17 league goals this season. (Source: vetembaste) Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang should move to a more ambitious club if he wants to win trophies, according to Gabon football association president Pierre Alain Mounguengui. Aubameyang joined Arsenal in January 2018 for about 56 million pounds and has since scored ...

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