Arteta fears virus spike could damage Premier League season : The standard Sports

[ad_1] Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta fears the spike in Premier League players contracting coronavirus is a sign the forthcoming season might be damaged by the pandemic. Several top-flight players have tested positive for COVID-19 since returning from holiday ahead of the Premier League campaign’s opening matches on September 12. Manchester United… Continue reading Arteta fears virus spike could damage Premier League season : The standard Sports

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Ibrahimovic agrees to play another season at AC Milan for sh900m

[ad_1] Ibrahimovic agrees to play another season at AC Milan for sh900m – reports Last updated 38 minutes ago | By AFP Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored 11 goals for AC Milan after signing in January. Zlatan Ibrahimovic will remain at AC Milan next season having reached agreement on a new deal reportedly worth 7… Continue reading Ibrahimovic agrees to play another season at AC Milan for sh900m

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Lampard must deliver after Chelsea spending spree : The standard Sports

[ad_1] Chelsea have already snapped up Timo Werner, Hakim Ziyech, Ben Chilwell, Thiago Silva, Malang Sarr and Xavier Mbuyamba – and are still targeting more additions Chelsea coach Frank Lampard is under pressure to deliver a serious Premier League title challenge after a spending spree fuelled by his desire to catch champions Liverpool. Lampard showed… Continue reading Lampard must deliver after Chelsea spending spree : The standard Sports

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Police beat me and told me I’d never play football again, says Maguire : The standard Sports

[ad_1] Police beat me and told me I’d never play football again, says Maguire Last updated 23 minutes ago | By Reuters August 16, 2020 Manchester United’s Harry Maguire reacts, as play resumes behind closed doors following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Ina Fassbender/Pool via REUTERS Manchester United captain Harry Maguire told the… Continue reading Police beat me and told me I’d never play football again, says Maguire : The standard Sports

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Chelsea confirm signing of Thiago Silva from PSG : The standard Sports

[ad_1] Paris Saint-Germain’s Brazilian forwar Neymar Jr (R) and Paris Saint-Germain’s Brazilian defender Thiago Silva (L) celebrate with the trophy at the end of the French Cup final football match between Les Herbiers and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), on May 8, 2018 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, outside Paris. / AFP PHOTO Thiago Silva… Continue reading Chelsea confirm signing of Thiago Silva from PSG : The standard Sports

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NBA ready to resume games after players’ racial injustice boycott : The standard Sports

[ad_1] Stephen Curry (C), US basketball player from the Golden State Warriors of the National Basketball Association (NBA), plays his skills during a press conference following his Underrated Tour, a series of basketball camps for high school players, at a university in Tokyo on June 23, 2019 The National Basketball Association (NBA) said on Thursday… Continue reading NBA ready to resume games after players’ racial injustice boycott : The standard Sports

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Kai Havertz: Thomas Muller-type ‘unseen’ playmaker with a footballing mentality : The standard Sports

[ad_1] Leverkusen’s German midfielder Kai Havertz (L) and Moenchengladbach’s German defender Matthias Ginter vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match Borussia Moenchengladbach v Bayer 04 Leverkusen on May 23, 2020 in Moenchengladbach, western Germany. (Photo by Ina FASSBENDER / POOL / AFP) All indications are that Chelsea are about to… Continue reading Kai Havertz: Thomas Muller-type ‘unseen’ playmaker with a footballing mentality : The standard Sports

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Barbra Banda: Footballer who defied parents to become first woman from Zambia to play in Europe : The standard Sports

[ad_1] Zambia’s Barbra Banda (left) in action against Kenya Harambee Starlets’ Ruth Ingosi during their first leg of Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualifier match at Kasarani last year. [Jonah Onyango, Standard] Barbra Banda defied her parents on the way to becoming the first Zambian woman to play professional football in Europe, then as captain led her… Continue reading Barbra Banda: Footballer who defied parents to become first woman from Zambia to play in Europe : The standard Sports

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Report Card: Counties yet to fully implement devolution on sports : The standard Sports

[ad_1] Kamariny Stadium in Elgeyo Marakwet. [Boniface Okendo,Standard] Although some counties have made impressive strides in sports infrastructure development, many of them still lag behind. Machakos, Meru and Kisii stand among few counties to have improved stadia in the last decade of devolution. In Kisii, the 10,000 capacity Gusii Stadium has a football pitch with… Continue reading Report Card: Counties yet to fully implement devolution on sports : The standard Sports

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World Tong-Il Moodo event set for Kenya : The standard Sports

[ad_1] World Tong-Il Moodo event set for Kenya Last updated 30 minutes ago | By Ernest Ndunda President Uhuru Kenyatta tries martial arts moves at State House, Nairobi during the flagging off of the martial arts team who are representing the country at the 2019 Chungju World Martial Arts Mastership in Korea [COURTESY] The eighth… Continue reading World Tong-Il Moodo event set for Kenya : The standard Sports

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