Such maturity is also evident from how the quietly spoken 26-year-old, without the eye-catching tattoos or loud jewelery of some of his peers, talks openly and earnestly to CNN even with the interview coming the day after his team's humiliating Copa del Rey defeat at third-tier La Cultural Leonesa. … [Read more...] about How Thomas Partey risked everything to follow European football dream
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By Amit Chaudhary On February 12, 2020, an IPL team owner did something that has never happened in over 12 years of the league’s existence. In a series of two tweets, Parth Jindal, the director of JSW Sports and co-owner of Delhi Captials, questioned the exclusion of two of his franchise players — Ravichandran Ashwin and Rishabh Pant — from India’s limited-overs team. While Ashwin hasn’t been part of the ODI and T20I teams since 2017, Pant is currently with the Indian team in New Zealand but sat out in all the eight games (5 T20Is and 3 ODIs) despite the fact that both the series were won/lost before the last game was played. Jindal's first tweet concerned Ashwin, one of Delhi Capitals’ new acquisitions, where he took a potshot at the team management for their ‘aversion to wicket-takers’. "Don't know why @ashwinravi99 is not in this team! There seems to be an aversion to wicket takers! After white washing the kiwis in T20's the Kiwis … [Read more...] about Cricket: Why Delhi Capitals co-owner slams Indian team management
Following the blitz of goals in the first half, the Malaga players were determined to focus more on defending in the second half, with both teams only adding a goal each to the score line, resulting in the tie finishing 6-2 in favour of the Vietnamese national futsal team. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese futsal team records resounding win over Malaga in Spain
Manchester United are lining up a bid for Norwich’s Todd Cantwell, who has been one of the few bright sparks in recent weeks for the relegation-threatened club. Owner of one of the most excruciating dance celebrations and custodian of one of the slickest Cruyff turns in the Premier League, the midfielder would cost around £30m, as Norwich are under no pressure to sell. Liverpool are also said to be interested, with the Reds forgetting that they already own Adam Lallana. … [Read more...] about Football transfer rumours: Man City exodus to start with Raheem Sterling?
There are 11 men on the field from each team during play, but the overall number of players on a team can be up to 40, as there are different line-ups for defence, offence and also special teams, for example when it is necessary to execute a kickoff, punt or field goal. … [Read more...] about American football catching on in Slovakia