Ronald Koeman has denied suggestions Lionel Messi is difficult to manage, insisting he has a good relationship with Barcelona’s captain. In an interview published in El Pais on Sunday, former Barca coach Quique Setien said
Al Ain coach Pedro Emanuel took the full responsibility after 4-1 drubbing against Bani Yas in the Round 8 match of the Arabian Gulf League on Tuesday.
The council said, “Coinciding with the celebrations of UAE National Day, we recall the participation of the late Argentine football legend, Diego Maradona, in previous Dubai Sports Council National Day celebrations.”
La Liga HPC have moved to the top of the points table in the U-18 division after week two of the Dubai Sports Council Football Academies Championship, while Alliance Football Club and Soccer Italian Style are top of the two groups in the U-16 division.
The UAE sacked Jorge Luis Pinto just five months after his appointment as the national coach, it was announced by UAE FA on Monday. The contract was terminated with the mutual consent of both the parties after evaluating the performance of the team under the Colombian.
Prosecutors in San Isidro, near Buenos Aires, said they were investigating Leopoldo Luque while Argentine television showed police raiding the doctor's surgery and home.
Steve Smith scored a blistering hundred as Australia defeated India by 51 runs on Sunday, sealing the one-day international (ODI) series 2-0 with a match to spare at the Sydney Cricket Ground.
A total of four matches will be played on the first day of the eighth round. In the other matches of the day, Al Wasl host Ajman, Fujairah welcome Al Jazira and Hatta meet Khorfakkan in a 9pm kick-off fixture.
The naming of the twins was never in doubt, said their dad, Walter Rotundo, who has a tattoo of Maradona on his back and proudly shows a photograph of the soccer star holding a picture of the two girls as infants.