May 2020

first_imgWho will be sure is Gerard Piqué, which on Wednesday rejoined the group after overcoming its overload in the adductor of the right leg. Despite not completing the session today, the player is expected to be in full condition for the match against the Getafe. 2. 3 What the center does not know yet is if it will jump to the field next to Umtiti, if it finally recovers from its discomfort in the right knee, or from the branch of the subsidiary, the Uruguayan Roland Araujo. Do not forget that the other central team, Clement Lenglet, can not play when sanctioned.In any case, it seems clear that if in the lead the situation is absolutely bleak, with only two players in the first team, Griezmann and Messi, in the defense, and specifically among the centrals, it is also not for firing rockets, with three players for two positions, but counting that one of them, Umtiti, he can barely play three consecutive games of high demand because of a battered knee that is taking him to a dead end after ignoring the advice of the Blaugrana doctors to go through the operating room as the only solution to their problems.And as misfortunes never come alone, the defense Nelson Semedo, with tonsillitis, was the other absence in training, which by the way, had the novelty of the Brazilian Net, after overcoming your sprained right ankle.center_img As we advance in ACE, Samuel Umtiti finished the game against Betis very sore in his right knee. So much so that the next day, in recovery training, the French central did not jump into the field, staying in the locker room to perform “specific work,” according to the club. The truth is that the right knee of the player was very inflamed and opted for rest and anti-inflammatory as first shock measures. 48 hours later, the knee is not so inflamed, but the player still has residual pain in the area, so from the medical services it has been decided to continue doing rehabilitation work in the gym. In any case, everything indicates that this Thursday Umtiti already jump to the field to prove himself in front of Saturday’s game against Getafe.last_img read more

first_imgOn the different hand, Schwarztman, first head of sequence and quantity 14 of the world, completed his sport of the quarterfinals against Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas. “I had been taking part in at a excessive stage of tennis, reaching the final in Cordoba and right here I used to be in the semifinals with the very best situations to advance and even win the title. I waited till the final minute to see if Sousa went down, “ the Argentine joked.The ‘Peque’ fell final Sunday in the final of the Cordoba Open against the Chilean Cristian Garín 2-6, 6-Four and 6-4. Ruud and Sousa will meet in the final of the Argentine Open, which is performed on clay, this Sunday. Norwegian Casper Ruud beat the Argentine on Saturday Juan Ignacio Londero 4-6, 7-5 and 6-1 and will play the final of the Argentine Open, the ATP 250 of Buenos Aires, against the Portuguese Pedro Sousa, who certified as a result of his rival, the native Diego Schwartzman, didn’t present as much as play for an damageRuud, eighth favourite and quantity 45 in the world, will look for his first ATP title. The Norwegian got here to this occasion with out shedding partials in the earlier matches, however he fell in the first against Londero. In the second quarter the place had a string of unforced errors that tipped the steadiness in favor of Ruud. In the third quarter the Norwegian maintained his stage and the Argentine didn’t enhance.last_img read more

first_imgThe little one of the Alcantara is back. Rafinha celebrated this week his 27th birthday receiving the award for the best player of Celta during the month of January. after one flashing first lap, the midpoint ceded for Barcelona again resembles that footballer who aimed at crack before suffering three serious knee injuries.“I was very clear what was going to happen,” says the Brazilian about physical problems They ballasted him during the fall. “They were waiting for me different workouts and another way to play. I was aware that it was going to cost me. I’ve taken but now I meeting in fullness“, says the little son of Mazinho. On the shores of the Atlantic it has also been re-contracted with a old acquaintance that did not appear in the initial script. Oscar Garcia, who landed in November on the bench of Balaidos, trained the versatile attacker in the youth of Barça: “It was one of the years I stood out the most. Messi was playing fake ‘9’ in the first team and he had the idea to try me on that same position. The truth is that I started score many goals and we won everything. “The be reborn of the 2016 Olympic champion in Rio arrives in a key moment in his career. His contract with the Blaugrana entity ends in 2021. Everything indicates that at the Camp Nou they will try make box with him at the conclusion of this campaign. An unequivocal symptom of that intention is that the termination clause from Rafinha has gone from 75 million from euros to 17 after the renewal signed to play a loan in Celta.If you keep the physical level and the game of the last two months, the Brazilian international will not be missing offers this summer. Because of its age, it is still time for re-dress the shirt of the Canarinha Among the huge competition to take a place in the attack of the world pentacampeona are the Real Madrid Rodrygo and Vinicius. “They have a huge quality and show how Brazilian football has grown again,” says the Celtic, who breaks a spear in favor of carioca: “I have no doubt that Vinicius will end up scoring for the talent he has.” The last campaign Rafinha had to play Leo Messi in the Classic that meant Julen’s dismissal Lopetegui. The Argentine was injured and Ernesto Valverde placed the São Paulo as a false right-handed. his performance in that 5-1 he did gain weight in the plans of the Txingurri, but a month later the anterior cruciate ligament of the left knee in the Metropolitan Wanda broke.Although the current course started it being one of the most outstanding culés, in the last days of August he decided to return to Vigo, the city where he grew up and where was consolidated in First six years ago under the orders of Luis Enrique.The Celtic convinced him with his ‘Operation Return’, the same plan that seduced Denis Suarez already Santi Mina. Rafinha preferred to be mouse head What a lion’s tail. “I knew it was a risky step, but I was looking for continuity, “admits ’12’, who begins to live what he imagined last summer:” I am happy for to have met footballily, feel one hundred percent. Logically, you always hope to have best resultYes, but now I can prove the football player that I am and, in this way, be able to help the Celtic“.last_img read more

first_imgLiverpool arrives at the Metropolitan with confidence deposits in the clouds. He is on his way to breaking all the records in the Premier to be crowned champion with unusual speed. He beat Norwich, the colista of the championship, in a match in which those of Klopp showed discomfort, especially in the first half. Kloop tried to save resources against the last classified of his championship, but he could not do it and finally had to pull Mané and Fabinho, both of them convalescing lately, to solve the match. And it was precisely an exrojiblanco the last to circumvent the attention of the two central network. Raúl Jiménez tied Wolverhampton-Liverpool momentarily on January 23 with a header from Adama Traoré. It was 1-1 because before Henderson had scored, also above the exit of a corner. In the 84th minute of that duel, Firmino finally gave Liverpool the victory. The Mexican striker had managed to surprise Liverpool in a kickback that he initiated, to send to space on Robertson’s back. There Traoré gave continuity to the counter and returned to serve so that the Aztec headed from the point of penalty free of mark. In addition, before the Canaries the Mersey city team added another unbeaten goal again. Tettey was close to scoring in the second half, but the post spat out his shot from outside the area. Apart from that, the Norwich had another option to score, this one in the first half. But Alisson came out very well at Pukki’s feet. In the end another match that the Brazilian added without fitting and the best thing for Klopp is that he feels he has found the ideal match to accompany Van Dijk in the center of the rear. Matip’s injury raised doubts. Later the German technician met Lovren’s, but what seemed like problems became solutions. On December 14 Joe Gomez (22 years old) formed as a starting couple with Van Dijk in the center of the defense against Watford and since then, in 900 minutes of Premier, Liverpool has only conceded a goal.center_img Van Dijk had to leave to cover Robertson’s back and Gomez did not get to cover the Mexican. In the first half Jiménez again had another occasion, this time looking for Alexander-Arnold, the other side of Liverpool, clearly identifying the weak points of the network defense. Since that December 14 when Gomez settled with Van Dijk, Liverpool has added nine goals to zero in ten Premier matches and has only conceded that goal from Raúl Jiménez.last_img read more

first_imgThe break in tennis is lengthened by the coronavirus disaster. After the six weeks initially deliberate, a brand new date has been decreed to return to exercise: Sunday June 7. On Monday 8, in precept, the competitors would return. In each the ATP and WTA circuits there will likely be no exercise till then. This suggests the cancellation of the Madrid 1,000 Masters, from Could three to 10, and that of Rome, from 10 to 17. Later, it will be Roland Garros’ flip, though he anticipated different actions and moved his dates from September 20. to October 4, one week after the US Open. Worldwide Federation (ITF) President David Haggerty spoke about this prolongation of inactivity in tennis: “In these tough occasions, it’s extra essential than ever for our sport to return collectively to offer the best potential certainty to all these affected by these deferrals. We acknowledge the big impression this can have, however finally, the well being and security of gamers, officers and spectators have to be our major concern.. The ITF is dedicated to taking a accountable method, working with all tennis stakeholders to allow gamers of all ability ranges to renew play as quickly as it’s secure to take action. “.last_img read more

first_imgThe Bundesliga wants to return to the playing fields as soon as possible. The road map drawn up by the highest German competition foresees the resumption of the championship by May 9, as long as it is possible to guarantee the health of the players. PFor this, there is a total of 20,000 tests that may be necessary to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. throughout the remaining nine days, a figure that is causing a major conflict within German society.The idea of ​​allocating such a number of tests to the exclusive use of footballers blew up health experts, that they consider it to be the most unfair taking into account what some people suffer to get a single copy. Christian Seifert, President of the Bundesliga, already stressed that doctors and health personnel had preference over all kinds of athletesBut the majority of society continues to see a kind of prioritization of the world of soccer over the rest in the face of such a waste of tests. “We could play again in the fall, when we have enough tests and nobody feels that they are depriving them of anything”, explained the doctor Karl Lauterbach in the German chain Sport1. Sports philosopher Gunter Gebauer went further: “There are too many tests taking into account the number of people at risk of infection. It is something excessive“He stressed. The heads of the Bundesliga clubs are of the same opinion: “Soccer does not occupy a special position. It has to go hand in hand with health and society “, he concluded in statements to the magazine Kicker.last_img read more