Leganés, by the way, will not be permitted to sign a replacement of their own, another bitter blow for a club in a league that is already massively financially skewed in favour of the bigger clubs. Braithwaite will likely play a handful of minutes and not make any meaningful contribution. His Mr 15%, Ali Dursun (who also looks after Frenkie de Jong) will get another payday. Leganés, second from bottom and two points from safety, could well go down. That’s football, folks! … [Read more...] about Football transfer rumours: Barcelona given permission to sign Braithwaite?
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Fifpro wants concussion comprehensively checked out during a match to assess whether players should continue. “We’ve seen it on other incidents where it hasn’t been measured, a protocol is not in place to measure it properly,” said Orsatti. “Clint Dempsey, the moment he broke his nose for the United States [against Ghana]: who’s to say that is not a concussion? [Also] of course in the final with Kramer; we can talk about Mascherano in the previous round. … [Read more...] about Dangers of concussion are ignored, says players’ union after World Cup
Declan Lynch, Arsenal's first-team physiotherapist, said he would never take a risk with a player's health by ignoring Fifa's guidelines. "Simple answer, no," he said. A fortnight ago Matthieu Flamini was ruled out of Arsenal's Champions League home game against Borussia Dortmund after being concussed against Norwich. Lynch, who was head physio at London Irish before joining Arsenal, said his experiences in rugby union had made him cautious with head injuries. … [Read more...] about Tottenham worry head injury charities by not ruling out Hugo Lloris
Arsenal postponed their clash with Lewes at Boreham Wood's Meadow Park because of safety concerns and similar issues also forced the cancellation of Reading's trip to Leicester City, due to be played at Quorn FC's Farley Way Stadium. … [Read more...] about Arsenal Women call off FA Cup clash with Lewes; Reading’s trip to Leicester also postponed
He started just five games because of injury last season, but played well late in the season as he headed to free agency. He is a bigger safety who can play like a linebacker in some schemes. He's also a great special-teams player. 81 Andrus Peat New Orleans Saints G … [Read more...] about NFL Free Agency 2020: Ranking the 100 best free agents, where do Dak Prescott and Tom Brady land?