Athletic is still in the Cup after flirting with the elimination against a bold Tenerife

first_imgPhoto: EFE A dumbfounded Athletic Club continues in the Copa del Rey after flirting with the elimination before a bold Tenerife, who says goodbye to it after a notable participation when falling into the penalty shootout.The presence in the Heliodoro of a historical such as Athletic intimidated enough to fear the worst, but what could never be foreshadowed, not even the Bilbao team itself, was that it had such an unfortunate and unprecedented start, that not only stunned their own players but also to Tenerife.Only a minute of play had elapsed when Moore, a meter from the area, received a hard tackle from the Herrerín goal in his desperate start, an action sanctioned with the expulsion of the Basque goal, while, in a row, the launch of Luis’s foul Milla touched Williams, inside the area, with one of her hands.In this way, the referee, after the pertinent consultation of the VAR, punishable the lack of the attacker, Joselu was responsible for scoring from the fateful point in minute seven, while at the edge of the first quarter of an hour a Yuri center Raúl García nodded for a timely Williams to score the tie with his chest.But when the Biscayan cadre seemed to be replaced by his initial misfortune, with the score again matched and also with a conscientious control of his rival, another bloody and devastating mood blow arrived. This time it was Elliot who, within the area, got rid of several rival defenders and, from the left, focused on the penalty spot so that Yuri, in his eagerness to clear the ball, left him at the feet of an outstanding Joselu, that with a dry shot he scored his second goal. The Garitano win the Canaries on penalties after the final 3-3center_img After the resumption, a poisoned launch of Lekue from the front deflected Ortolá to corner, but in the second attempt Bilbao was successful, although with the close collaboration of Milla, who after missing a pass in the 53rd minute, left the ball at the mercy of Williams for the striker to face the area and beat Ortolá with a low shot.This new balance in the scoreboard led to a much more open clash, now with repeated arrivals in the respective areas, and with the occasional occasion, such as a Joselú heel in the 78th minute that Ezkieta successfully resolved, ending this danger until concluding this second part.The tie forced the dispute of the mandatory extension, an added time in which both teams continued to insist on decanting their respective colors, but hardly shooting at the door, until a penetration in the Nahuel area ended with a demolition of Lekue and with the consequent penalty, which this time transformed Dani Gomez in the 105th minute.But two minutes to the end of the extension, Yuri neutralized the local advantage with a shot from outside the area that ended up in the net to force the penalties.Data sheet:3. CD Tenerife: Ortolá; Luis Pérez, Carlos Ruiz, Sipcic, Alex Muñoz (Nahuel, m.75); Moore, Luis Milla, Undabarrena (Dani Gómez, m.93), Javi Alonso (Aitor Sanz, m.66); Elliot (Lasure, m.50) and Joselu.3. Athletic Club: Blacksmith; Lekue (Capa, m.106), Yeray, Unai Nuñez (Ezkieta, m.4), Íñigo Martínez, Yuri; Muniain, Dani García, Unai López (Vesga, m.82); Williams (Villalibre, m.95) and Raúl García.Goals: 1-0, M.7: Joselu. 1-1, M.16: Williams. 2-1, M.20: Joselu. 2-2, M.53: Williams. 3-2, M.105: Dani Gómez. 3-3, M.117: Yuri.In the penalty shootout (2-4) Aitor Sanz and Nahuel scored for Tenerife, and Raúl García, Muniain, Vesga and Villalibre for Athletic Club.Referee: Pablo González Fuertes (Asturian Territorial Committee). He drove Herrerín (m.1) with a direct red for knocking Moore out of the area and Carlos Ruiz (m.93) for a yellow card, in addition, he admonished the Undabarrena (m.21), Alex Muñoz (m .31), Moore (m.91) and Ortolá (m.115), and visitors Williams (m.6), Dani García (m.37), to coach Gaizka Garitano (m.65), Raúl García (m .75), Yuri (m.91) and Íñigo Martínez (m.98).Incidents: Round of 16 match of S.M. Cup the King played in the Heliodoro Rodríguez López stadium before 17,484 spectators. In the ninth minute of the game the public cheered the name of the visitor Williams for the recent racist insults received in Cornellá, Barcelona.last_img read more

Adam, Juanfran and Chica, former Betis, deny knowledge of any match size

first_imgFor its part, Adam and Girl have commented that it could be cataloged as “crazy” considering the situation of the team that season, also indicating the latter that “make three goals away from home and finish losing is difficult. “They have also referred to the goal that gave them the victory, marked by Moreno in minute 93 from the center of the field, a goal that, has commented its author, was the first of his career in First does not believe that he returns to repeat in the rest of his career.Regarding the last game of that season, Osasuna al Betis, Chica and Moreno have indicated that they were “close” to tie, although the latter has commented that “it started very badly”, they came out with an alignment different than usual and, like the rest of the season, “that match was a mess. “Chica has referred to the role of the Osasuna goalkeeper, commenting that, although he scored the goal of his team, Andrés Fernández also made Three other stops.At the defense’s question, they have all assured that they were not vacationing that summer in Javea and that they have not been users of the number of telephone 611 and that it was allegedly used to specify threats with Osasuna.Regarding the characteristics of their contracts, Adam and Moreno have indicated that they did not have a reduction of emoluments in case of descent of the team, although this was the case of Chica, noting that I was interested in descending but more than for an economic issue,“dignity” and respect for the club and the fans. Several former Betis players during the 2013-2014 season have denied knowledge of any size taking place match and have ensured that they received no offer for part of a teammate or member of Osasuna.This Wednesday Antonio Adan, Juanfran have testified Moreno and Javi Chica in the trial against six former directors of Osasuna, three former Betis players and two real estate agents accused of appropriation undue, corporate, false business document, forgery of the annual accounts and sports corruption due to the alleged adjustment of matches.At the prosecution’s question, they have all been knowledgeable that match-fixing is illegal and have claimed that they have never received any offer from any employee or manager from Osasuna, as well as any fellow Betis to predeterminesome matchLikewise, most have indicated that they did not listen to any classmates talk about an offer or meeting for determine a match although Moreno has commented that “at the end of It was normal for years to hear rumors “, although he has clarified that he has never seen him or” no one “has offered him” money directly. “In reference to the penultimate meeting of the season between Valladolid and Betis, in which the Sevillians ended up winning after several comebacks, Moreno explained that “Betis was already down,” so they played “quieter”, while Valladolid “played a lot”, what makes “many mistakes” because of the nerves, a “normal” match End of season.last_img read more

Rotterdam, New York, Buenos Aires and St. Petersburg mark the tennis agenda

first_imgThe good tennis figures steadily return to the competitors after the Australian Open. A number of excellent rackets of the Prime-10 ATP meet this week in Rotterdam, whereas different rackets on the circuit play in New York or Argentina. In the ladies’s circuit, the St. Petersburg event brings collectively nice rackets like Bencic or Kvitova, whereas Elina Svitolina will search for the title in Thailand.ABN AMRO World Tennis Match (Rotterdam, February 10-16): Daniil Medvedev begins as the first favourite to the title in the Dutch event, the place he may have as rivals Stefanos Tsitsipas, Gael Monfils (champion in 2019), David Goffin, Fabio Fognini, Andrey Rublev or Denis Shapovalov. Roberto Bautista, sixth favourite, and Pablo Carreño, can be the solely Spanish representatives on this ATP 500 event.New York Open (New York, February 10-16): John Isner is the massive favourite to the title in the New York event towards rivals akin to Milos Raonic (three-time event champion), Reilly Opelka (champion in 2019), Tennys Sandgren, Ugo Humbert, Miomir Kecmanovic, Cameron Norrie or Kyle Edmund, Argentina Open (Buenos Aires, February 10-16): Diego Schwartzman will search the title earlier than the Argentine public in a event the place Guido Pella, Dusan Lajovic, Borna Coric, Laslo Djere and Casper Ruud may even compete, the place the presence of as much as six Spanish tennis gamers stands out: Albert Ramos, Pablo Andújar, Roberto Carballés, Jaume Munar , Fernando Verdasco, Pedro Martínez,GSB Thailand Open (Hua Hin, February 10-16): Elina Svitolina begins as a favourite to the title in the Thai event towards rivals akin to Shuai Zheng or Petra Martic.St. Petersburg Girls Trophy (St. Petersburg, February 10-16): Belinda Bencic leads participated in the Russian event, which additionally highlights the presence of gamers akin to Kiki Bertens, Petra Kvitova, Maria Sakkari, Johanna Konta or Elena Rybakina.last_img read more

The trident of the Champions

first_imgNow the Portuguese is gone. And with him the goal went away. The top scorer of this Madrid is Benzema (18). And behind him, Ramos (7). In the double season (16-17) the Madrid of Zidane averaged 2.8 goals per game. In this one makes one less per game. That is why, with Hazard’s return, the trident has also returned to Madrid, and with the Belgian he has installed himself Bale, the player with the most fang for the goal of the squad. After the BBC comes the BBH. Only a couple of delays in defense made the bet end in wreck. For Zidane, Rodrygo is a midfielder, Lucas Vázquez a secondary actor Y Vinicius has no goal. Therefore Bale still important to him and insists on retrieve it The French coach wants his own trident, how Klopp has yours with Mané, Firmino and Salah, one like that of Barça with Messi, Luis Suarez and Griezmann or like that of Tuchel with Mbappé, Icardi and Neymar. Like the one who had Ancelotti (Bale, Benzema and Cristiano), the BBC what was it “non-negotiable“For the Italian and then inherited himself. But on that team inherited by Zidane was Cristiano, the man of 450 goals in 438 games, and ended up dispensing with Bale in the starting eleven of his last two Champions won. That Zidane was around Madrid with the Bbh for the big occasions it is demonstrated by the fact that it was his bet for the first big game of the season, before the PSG in the Park of the Princes. But he was too ambitious and placed James next to Casemiro and Kroos. He fell 3-0 with a crash. And even so, Zidane he scored the same eleven in the next game, in a whole Sánchez Pizjuán (0-1 this time). The coach repeated trident against Atlético en Liga (0-0), another big game. This time with Casemiro-Valverde-Kroos. And it worked… Until yesterday, because of the injuries chained by Bale and Hazard, I had not been able to repeat the experiment.center_img On the field. Bale left applauded the Bernabéu without making an important match. The fans rewarded their efforts more than their success, to be seen making a coverage to Carvajal in the 78th minute or he would not hesitate to play the expulsion to cut a counter with a hard foul to Rafinha behind. Hazard He weighed more for his band even than the Welshman. He formed a magic triangle with Marcelo (Gave him 13 passes!) And Benzema (7). On the horizon is the Classic and the City… It only remains to see if Zidane He really wants his own trident. But it points to the Champions.last_img read more

Mourinho: “All Leipzig substitutes would play for my team”

first_imgThe Portuguese coach, however, assumes his share of responsibility, but explains with a significant comparison the state of alarm that Tottenham is experiencing right now: “All the players on the Leipzig bench would play on my team right now“Part of reason is not lacking, since it had capital losses such as that of Kane or They are, together with others of lesser importance such as that of Bergwijn, Davies, Foyth or Sissoko. Thus, he included several men from the quarry in the call, played in attack point with Lucas Moura as usual emergency solution… Despite this, Mourinho’s team made the cut, at least statistically speaking. He lacked forcefulness behind, but only finished twice less between the three clubs and fought ball control.In any case, Mourinho had no qualms about recognizing the superiority of the rival: “Of course it was difficult and Leipzig deserved to reach the quarterfinals. All the teams in the world would fight the loss of five or six of their most important players. It’s as simple as that. We have many problems and it is really difficult.With the Premier’s halt due to the spread of the coronavirus, a new way is opened for Tottenham to recover their footballers for the final stretch. Before hearing the news, ‘Mou’ remained firm in the spirit of dedication: “Our problems will not disappear tomorrow. We have no results where we have not been able to fight for the points. We lost 3-2, 2-1, 1-0, draws … It’s not that we can’t fight. We will fight to the end. “ Tottenham said goodbye to the Champions League in the round of 16, after falling to Leipzig by three goals to nil in Germany and not being able to turn around the defeat also harvested in London. Despite all the injuries that plague the ‘spur’ squad, from England it has been considered a failure and Mourinho has been identified as one of the main responsible.last_img read more

PSG squeezes Mbappé

first_imgThe PSG estimates losses of more than € 300M due to the coronavirus, its president Al-Khelaifi was one of the first to give the green light in the Ligue1 to the cuts and more when his wage bill is € 371M this year. Above Real Madrid itself (€ 283M). The very high payrolls paid by the French Qatari owned club are especially burdensome with Neymar (€ 37M net) and footballers in the final stretch of their career as Thiago Silva (35 years old) Y Cavani (33). Mbappé, the great icon of the future of France, is dragged.A situation that rarefies the relationship between the great object of desire of Real Madrid and PSG, despite the fact that the Parisian club has been pampering its star on its social networks for days. Everything is aligned for the benefit of Madrid. In Concha Espina it is marked 2021 as the year of the total offensive by Mbappé. Crack is not comfortable with Tuchel, he refuses to renew and this drop in salary does not exactly encourage him to do so. Just what they want to hear in Chamartín. He PSG away increasingly to Mbappé from Paris. The French entity is negotiating hard with the locker room heavyweights (Thiago Silva, Neymar and Mbappé) to cut their wages and thus alleviate the serious economic crisis derived from COVID-19. It is not just any cut: while Real Madrid will only drop 10% or 20% of the footballer’s salary (depending on whether they play again or not), the PSG wants to lower at least 50% of the salary to Mbappé and his colleagues… According Le Parisien, well informed about the PSG, the negotiation moves in that percentage and the salary of the soccer players has already been frozen. If this plan is fulfilled, Mbappé will go from collecting € 20.8M net to € 10.4M right in the thick and thin to try to renew…last_img read more

Rosell advises Bartomeu: “I would sign Neymar, without a doubt”

first_img“I would sign Neymar, no doubt.” In one of the advances of the interview that Mundo Deportivo publishes on paper this Sunday, the former president of Barcelona votes for the return of the Brazilian to Barça with the paradox that it was his transfer that precipitated his resignation as president of the Barça club for the opacity of the numbers of his transfer.Rosell always considered the great success of his mandate the signing of Neymar, whom he considered the successor of Messi in an opinion that, curiously, even the Argentine shared, who even asked Neymar not to leave Barça. “I will make you the Golden Ball,” Messi said to Neymar during the tour of the United States in 2017 to try to convince him not to leave. Sandro Rosell would end up resigning on January 23, 2014 as president of Barça “tired and angry”. A Barça partner, Jordi Cases, filed a criminal complaint against Sandro Rosell for misappropriation due to the “distraction of 40 million euros corresponding to the signing of Neymar.” Barça ended up admitting to a crime.In the agreement, which involved the recognition of the club of an error in the planning of the taxation of the signing in the exercises of 2011 and 2013, ex-president Sandro Rosell and Bartomeu himself were exonerated. The Public Prosecutor of the National Court claimed more than 62 million euros from all those involved. In the pact with the Prosecutor’s Office of the Superior Court of Justice of Catalonia and the State Bar, the presidents were exonerated from their management and the club was required to assume the two tax crimes for which it will pay 15 million, which include the defrauded fees and the fine, accepted in the agreement, of 5.5 million.last_img read more

Athletic, Real and FEF agree on a Cup final with the public

first_imgFortunately, sanity has prevailed and although Athletic and Real Sociedad had distanced themselves in recent days for trying to defend their interests in the final of the Copa del Rey, they have chosen to walk together to have more strength. Aperribay and Elizegi have met with Rubiales and have agreed to request the RFEF that the appointment of La Cartuja can be held with the public and officially, open door, at a future date to be determined by agreement between the three parties.“The desire and the will of both clubs has always been, now and before, to play the final with the presence of our fans and fans. It is what we would like most. A Cup final with our fans in the stands,” argue the responsible for both entities in a joint note. Ibaigane published a very lukewarm statement last week, somewhat criticized by fans and the team itself, and has waited a few days to join positions with its eternal rival.At the same time, Athletic and Real Sociedad they want the RFEF “to guarantee that the Cup final will be played as an official competition and will be considered an official title”. To do this, they have requested the General Secretariat of the RFEF that the Delegate Commission of the General Assembly of the RFEF, whose next meeting will be held on Friday, take an agreement to modify the calendar that enables the Cup final to be held as Official title with the presence of followers of both teams. The Federation devised a plan to move the final until the spring of 2021, reserving a European place for the representative of the competition, which could even be both if one of the contestants obtained a ticket for Europe through the League, but the UEFA put that idea down. Now it is a matter of resuming that initiative with the approval of the national body. Everything indicates that it will not be so and the seventh of the League (right now Valencia) would go to Europe. The two main Basque clubs stress that with this decision, they want “to value one of the most prestigious and traditional sporting events that can be played in world football, unique in this edition and to do it together with their followers, followers, subscribers , subscribers, partners and partners, the true essence and raison d’être of this wonderful sport. “RFEF: approval for a final with an audience either in 2020 or 2021The Federation shares the desire of the Cup finalists and will do everything possible so that the final is played with the public. This is the statement issued by the RFEF positioning itself with Real and Athletic.“The RFEF fully shares the desire of the Athletic Club and the Real Sociedad clubs to play the Final of the Copa del SM el Rey when health and sports circumstances allow the Final to be held open to the public and with the presence of both fans and everyone those fans who wish to attend.The Royal House and the Trophy with the greatest roots and tradition in Spanish football deserve a final with an audience. For this, the RFEF thanks the decision and the joint request of both clubs and will articulate the necessary regulatory mechanisms so that the Final of the Copa del SM el Rey is played as an official competition at the right time during the year 2020 or 2021 and always before the Final of the 2020/2021 Season is disputed. The RFEF will set, in common agreement with Real Sociedad and Athletic Club, the most convenient date for said Final to be the great celebration of Spanish football. “last_img read more

Primera Iberdrola: why not consider yourself a professional league?

first_imgNecessities which might be extra lined than ever after the signing of the collective settlement, which reinforces the employment relationship between golf equipment and gamers. It’s due to that, the Affiliation of Girls’s Soccer Golf equipment has seized the second, after the heading of this doc, to offer power to this combat. “It’s time”, assures AS from the employers, that ask for unity between golf equipment, unions, political events and gamers. At stake is a extra professional future of girls’s soccer.The combat involves CongressAs AS has realized, AFE has gone one step additional and has undertaken a number of initiatives with events like PP and Residents in order that the First Iberdrola be a league professional. A undeniable fact that took maintain yesterday with the presentation of a proposition no PP regulation to request that the CSD revoke the suspension of the First Iberdrola and provoke the procedures to make it a professional league. Residents additionally intends to put stress on the federal government as a result of this occurs. Girls’s soccer comes again to Congress, simply because it did with the settlement.The gamers, who’ve claimed on social media be handled like professionals. We’re nonetheless not professionals for anybody! “He complained Priscila Borja, Betis participant. Within the inexperienced and white locker room he additionally launched a evaluate Ana Romero ‘Willy’: “The issue is that they don’t consider us professionals.” To them was added the Barça captain, Vicky Losada, who acknowledged: “This example ought to make us take into consideration the long run: we should be a professional league, do not examine us with a Second B or a Third as a result of we play Champions, with the identical calendar because the professional leagues “. The professionalism he has made a distinction throughout this quarantine. The consideration of “non-professional” league has been decisive in deciding the long run closest of competitions because the First Iberdrola. Corsetted as an novice league and depending on the Royal Spanish Soccer Federation (RFEF), The utmost ladies’s competitors has been ended by reopening the controversy the disparity of standards between being or not being a professional league.The issue goes past any organism, be it RFEF or LaLiga, and it absolutely touches the Spanish regulation and extra particularly to the Sports activities Regulation of 1990. This laws solely establishes three competitions professionals in Spain, all of them are masculine: the Soccer First and Second Division, akin to these commercially referred to as LaLiga Santander and Smartbank, and the Males’s Basketball League (ACB).On this foundation, there are lots of crucial voices that declare to consider the First Iberdrola like league professional. “We’re speaking about professional athletes,” confused a few days in the past Javier Merino, PP deputy in Congress. His phrases are not removed from actuality. The gamers of the First Iberdrola are professionals and so what signifies additionally lby regulation, particularly the Royal Decree 1006/1985, which regulates the particular employment relationship of professional athletes and establishes: “They’re athletes professionals who, by advantage of a relationship established on a common foundation, dedicate themselves voluntarily to the apply sport by yourself and inside the scope of group and tackle of a sports activities membership or entity to change of remuneration“last_img read more