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?
Where is safety in football
Five defensive players also arrived: Delray Beach, Fla., lineman Henry Bryant, Ocoee, Fla., safety Lovie Jenkins, Jonesboro, Ga., linebacker Kam Wilson, IMG Academy linebacker Zay Peterson and Gray, Ga., lineman JaDarien Boykin and safety Jamel Starks - both 2019 signees. … [Read more...] about Louisville football has 13 early enrollees arrive on campus
Fifpro also wants football’s laws to be reviewed. “Once you’ve educated the players you have to look after the managers, so we have called for a review of the laws of the game because we know the manager cannot sustain playing at a high level with one man down for 10 minutes if a player has to be removed and be forced to undergo sideline concussion assessment.” … [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