SPAIN SACKS COACH 2DAYS BEFORE WORLD CUP
Spanish national team, the La Rojas have sacked their head coach Julen Lopetegui on Tuesday, 2 days before their first game in the world cup against Portugal. The Spanish Football federation (RFEF) announced the sack of Julen on Tuesday because the negotiation occurred "without any information to the RFEF". Quoting Luis Rubiales the RFEF president, he said "I know it's a very difficult situation. I know there's going to be criticism whatever I do," RFEF president Luis Rubiales said. "I'm sure this will, in time, make us stronger. I admire Julen very much, I respect him very much. He seems a top trainer and that makes it harder to make the decision. "You can't do things this way, two or three days before the World Cup. We have been compelled to make this decision."
DTigress Crash Out Of FIBA World Cup In Spain
The Nigeria female basketball team DTigress has lost their second classification game against Canada in a closely contested matchup.DTigress lost by 73-72 to Canada in the quarterfinal match. Meanwhile Nigeria will now finish the tournament as overall 8th in the FIBA women world cup in Spain.
SPAIN RELEASES WORLD CUP SQUAD
La Rojas, the Spanish national team is not left out of the growing list of National team who have released their 23-man list world cup squad. Spain head coach Julen Lopetegui released his squad for the 2018 world cup in Russia. Barcelona players has dominated much of the squad in recent times, the pendulum swung in a different direction this time, as the squad consist majority of Real Madrid players.It was of no surprise that notable names were left out. Alvaro...
World Cup: We must kneel before his career – Wenger hails France star
Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has hailed France striker Olivier Giroud for the career he has carved out for himself.According to Wenger, we must kneel before Giroud’s career because the AC Milan star is worthy of plaudits, especially given he did not start from the top.Giroud recently equaled Arsenal legend Thierry Henry's record as France’s all-time top goal scorer with 51 goals.The former Chelsea attacker scored a brace as France came from behind to beat Au...
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