Neymar is still the obsession

first_imgIt is always insisted from within Barça that “the Neymar affair will return”. It is because Barça knows something since last summer that the rest does not know; It is because his name sells newspapers, the Brazilian always returns. The first covers of the year 2020 are also for him. Mundo Deportivo entitled: “Neymar goes up”. His theory has more to do with sports and commercial. From Barça, always according to MD, they consider that since Kane and Mbappé are unattainable, Neymar is the only icon that is free at this point and that the conviction of trying to sign him in June 2020 grows. Sport, meanwhile, center its cover on the legal path. “Neymar, exit operation,” he says. According to this media, crack already prepares the legal exit to return to Camp Nou and ceases to be in the protected period of the PSG. If there was no agreement between Barça and PSG as it happened last summer, it would be FIFA that would impose the economic penalty that would set its exit from the Parisian club. LaLiga Santander* Data updated as of January 2, 2020last_img read more

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Vanilla, cumin, saffron: could you identify what they look like before reaching the supermarket?

first_imgThe cuisine is very different depending on where in the world we are. If in Spain there are typical dishes such as paella or tortilla, in Mexico we find tacos and tamales, while in Japan, the star dish is sushi. However, there is something that is common in gastronomy around the world and is without any doubt is the use of spices and sauces.In the world you will find hundreds of different spices and sauces. On one side are rosemary and black pepper, while on the other you find wasabi or mustard, among many other options. Whatever the spice or sauce you want, you will almost always have it at your disposal in any supermarket, however, they are not always with their original appearance. These food condiments come from plants that many people are surprised to see, since their appearance has nothing to do with the final result Different species of cuisine. Image: iStock In the world you will find hundreds of different spices and saucesNot many remember how these species are before reaching the superlast_img read more

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The eleven of the 24th day of the Diario AS in LaLiga SmartBank

first_imgThe twenty-fourth day from LaLiga SmartBank He had eleven protagonists that we detail below. Sabin Merino (Deportivo) scored his second goal in two games with his new team. Herrera (Lugo) and Ibra (Oviedo) were fundamental with their goals. Pomares (Alcorcón) was the most detailed defender of the day.GoalkeeperDani Jiménez (Alcorcón) Alcorcón accumulates more than two months without winning and the situation begins to be worrying. Before Elche, the Madrid team had a bad time, especially when he stayed with one player less for Laure’s expulsion. However, throughout the game the figure of Dani Jiménez emerged. The goal made four stops, (two from within the small area), to save a point.DefensesSaveljich (Lightning) Oviedo is still struggling not to fall into the well of the red lantern from which Galicians from Deportivo already appear. Ibra was the ‘guilty’ of another halo of hope for carbayones. The Senegalese jumped to the pitch in 67 ‘and changed his face to his own. In addition, he put the equalizer with a great goal of area forward.Sabin Merino (Sports) He left the field in the second half in place of the injured Milic and his performance was essential to rescue a point of El Toralín. At 17 minutes from the end he went ahead to Gazzaniga in a center to the Embarba area, and with his head, put the equalized. He already has three goals this season.Spanish (Numancia) The Elche defender opened his scoring account this season with a goal against Alcorcón. In his goal he was ready, picking up a rebound after a previous shot by Folch to the post. In addition to scoring the only goal of his team, he stood out in defense, where he barely made mistakes and had a 74.2% success in the pass.Pomares (Alcorcón) The proper name, along with coach Fernando Vázquez, of this resurgence of Coruña. The Basque has scored two goals in the two games he has been wearing the blue and white jacket of Deportivo. So many that are worth gold when approaching the goal of permanence. His goal against Cádiz, only against goalkeeper Cifuentes, speaks very well of the ability to define the attacker. MidfieldersGaku (Sports) This Deportivo is rising from the hand of some signings that are finally giving the level that is presupposed to them.Gaku is one of them. Before Cádiz, the Japanese was the helm of the Coruña. Quality, game vision and abundant talent in its performance. His was the assistance in the goal of Sabin Merino, tense, measured and at the exact moment.Curro (Numancia) The Lugo can breathe easy this week. Their victory against Granada makes them sleep outside the descent. Victoria worked, suffered and heart for their fans. The Lucense man-goal, Christian Herrera, again made an appearance in this vital duel. The striker caught a dead ball in the middle of the second half and did justice in the Anxo Carro.Ibra (Oviedo) This Numancia is surprising its own and strangers with its great season. The Sorianos, who in summer had as their main objective to avoid the descent, have settled in the playoff. His player Curro is one of the protagonists of this great team. His performance against Sporting, outstanding. Assistance to Higinio and volley to sentence.Benito (Las Palmas) The goal of the Alcorcón tie also had a defensive flavor. Very complete game of the versatile player. With 0-0 on the scoreboard, he was about to score, in a play he cooked himself (with a ball recovery), and then put Badía to the test. In the second part did not fail: Sosa’s great pass and better definition of the side. A fixed in the eleven of the Numancia in the last four days and in ascending progress. Before Sporting, Adri Castellano played one of his best games. The central appeared everywhere. In attack he had two occasions, one ended up inside but the VAR ended up canceling it. In defense it was shown without errors: six clearance, one interception and one blocked shot.Dani Calvo (Elche) Las Palmas is a team full of talent in attack and weaknesses in defense. The visit to El Sardinero gave a good example of this. However, in the Canarian bonanza there is a player who shined more than anyone, Benito. The end was the catalyst for all of Mel’s danger and tied for his own in the 90’s, with a missile to the right squad.StrikersHerrera (Lugo)last_img read more

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Nadal, with the Lakers cap: “I grew up with Kobe”

first_imgOn the match with Kyrgios, he threw flowers at the all the time controversial Australian. “When he performs like immediately and is constructive, he brings many constructive issues to our sport as a result of he’s one among the nice abilities that we have now on the circuit and it has been seen all through the match, “he praised.” It was a really robust recreation, at first I had extra management. In the second set he obtained the break as a result of my errors and made it tough for me. I performed a really dangerous recreation with 5-Four in the room to shut, attempting to get well mentally, “he analyzed. His quarterfinal opponent on Wednesday will probably be Austrian Dominic Thiem. “A really robust opponent as a result of we all know one another very nicely and he is a good good friend on the circuit, He hits it very exhausting, serves very nicely and was at an ideal stage in opposition to Monfils, however I feel I’m in the proper route after profitable Pablo Carreño and one among the finest like Kyrgios. He all the time tries to do his finest and is a prime participant. I’ve to be at my finest stage to have choices, “he warned.In the subsequent press convention he insisted on his constructive imaginative and prescient of Kyrgios: “I’ve by no means criticized his type of play, sure I criticized him it was for a few dangerous issues he did for this sport and for kids, however when he does it nicely I’m the first to assist him. When he has a constructive angle, I I prefer to see him play. In the event you try this, you’ll have alternatives to struggle for all the things. ” “I attempted to make my recreation, and I’m taking part in nicely. Once I play exchanges I really feel roughly in management, however when he takes out you don’t have many choices. It’s the identical story while you play with good punches, and in the case of Nick, good participant from the backside, ”he concluded. Rafa Nadal additionally wished to pay tribute to Kobe Bryant after defeating Nick Kyrgios and entering into the quarterfinals of the Australian Open. Beforehand, the Australian had gone out on the court docket with the T-shirt of the former participant, who died Sunday in an accident helicopter The primary answered John McEnroe, in the interview on observe for Eurosport, touched by a Lakers cap.“I woke up with that horrible information and I’m tremendous. I woke up at seven, checked out my cellular phone and it took me two hours to return to sleep. Kobe is one among the best athletes of historical past and deserves this applause, “he inspired the stands to hitch the tribute.” I knew him, had as soon as been with him and We have now an ideal shut good friend, Pau Gasol. He’s somebody with whom I’ve grown up, seeing his triumphs. It has served as inspiration and can all the time be in our hearts even when this can be a day we need to neglect “He continued.last_img read more

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Dembélé’s injury causes a witch hunt at Barça

first_imgIt goes without saying that the worst part was taken by the player himself – right now absolutely sunk -, mainly because they had assured him that it was a minor mishap and that in fifteen days he would be recovered. Things like this generate an absolute distrust of the players to the doctors. Nevertheless, Dembélé called the delegate worried the next day: He was still hurting his thigh a lot – he was already cold – and he could hardly support his foot because his leg was not supporting him. The doctors got down to work and they did more tests again, with the surprise, tinged with disbelief, that the ultrasound now showed a total rupture of the proximal tendon of the biceps femoris of the right leg. An injury that they did not know to see in the first tests and that leave in a very bad place the medical leaders of Barcelona. And we are not talking about a small break, which can escape in the diagnosis, but a complete break. Apart from the doctors, the recuperators are also indicated. And once again there has been a relapse in a rehabilitation. Do not forget that Leo Messi this season was a month off due to poor recovery management. And now it has happened again, in the case of Dembélé, a similar situation, but it is even more serious.And also him communication department is under the shadow of a doubt because it has gone from issuing concise and clear medical statements to others that are much more diffuse and sometimes provide more misinformation than information.It cannot be ruled out that in the next few hours there will be some movement in the area of ​​medical services because its head of responsibility, Ramon Canal, has more than one open front. In fact, on Tuesday afternoon there was a medical summit where there was more than one reproach. It remains to be seen if finally his own Josep Maria Bartomeu Take action on the matter bound by the events.center_img The Dembélé case perfectly exemplifies the degree of bewilderment and folly that has taken over the club in recent months. One of the departments of the club that was the jewel in the crown of the entity, the medical services, has led to a series of errors and erratic decisions that are putting in breach the prestige that had been forged over the years.Last Monday, during morning training, I trembled He retired before the end of the session when he noticed a puncture in the back of the right thigh. Evidently all the alarms jumped on ‘Can Barça’: It was the same area where the player had been injured two months ago and from which he was about to recover and be discharged. The first tests that the player underwent – an ultrasound scan in the Ciutat Esportiva – ruled out the breakage and simply indicated some discomfort from “muscular fatigue”. So that, the club issued a statement in a reassuring tone, ensuring that the player would continue “with his recovery.”last_img read more

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Modric will continue until 2021

first_imgModric wants to continue making history in Madrid. His peak moment was to achieve the Ballon d’Or in 2018, taking over from his former teammate Cristiano Ronaldo. His great World Cup in Russia and winning that Champions League catapulted him to the top. But in Madrid his numbers already place him among the greats. Since signing with the Whites on August 27, 2012 (Mourinho asked for his contract, which only cost 30 million euros paid to Tottenham), Modric already accumulates 333 games with Real Madrid, putting his signature on 22 goals and 57 assists. In addition, in the locker room he is considered a leader in the shade, since after Sergio Ramos, as the first captain, His voice is one of the most respected when it comes to talking about some internal problem.Luka also shows his human and caring side in these hard times of quarantine, which keeps him in his Madrid house with his wife Vanja Bosnic and their three children, Ivano, Ema and Sofía. He has donated 100,000 euros to a hospital in Zadar, his hometown, to help them purchase medical supplies in the fight against the coronavirus. Lovers of Modric’s talent can breathe easy. They will enjoy Luka at least until 2021. Luka Modric will fulfill and end his contract with Real Madrid, which means that the Madrid fans will be able to enjoy the quality and the undisputed commitment of the Croatian until June 30, 2021. Due to his age, he turned 34 on September 9, there was speculation that the club would open the door for him at the end of this season and more in the face of Odegaard’s football explosion at Real Sociedad. But Luka was the first to make it clear to Zidane and the rectors of the entity that if he was not up to the standard or required level, he would have no problem taking a step aside.. Due to his character, he has always wanted to feel useful in any project he has undertaken in his career. And it has not disappointed.His performance has gone from less to more and again his contest has been key in the best soccer moments of the team this season. Even on bad days like the last league against Betis, he saved a goal almost on the line as he was the only one who had the lungs to follow a Joaquín electrical counter. In fact, so far this season Modric is the ninth player in the squad most used by Zidane, with 1,904 minutes. He has only Casemiro (3,120 ’), Ramos (3,033), Varane (3,001), Benzema (2,957), Carvajal (2,910), Courtois (2,865), Kroos (2,702) and Valverde (2,068) ahead. This helps his discipline to take care of his physique, since he has hardly suffered injuries in recent seasons.last_img read more

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Fognini says he won’t return to a track until it’s safe

first_imgFabio Fognini won’t play tennis until the coronavirus pandemic has fully handed. Talking to Rai Radio 1 Fognini was blunt about the opportunity of enjoying “I miss tennis, I haven’t performed in a month however I see the second a part of the season as very grey. You could resume the competitors when the pandemic has ended, it is rather tough to take into consideration enjoying behind closed doorways. I cannot take part in any match if it isn’t safe. “ The tennis participant was upset that in Italy solely the resumption of soccer worries, though partially he prefers it that manner. “We solely discuss soccer as a result of it generates cash however different sports activities are being uncared for, though I feel it’s okay to do this. I’ve talked to tennis gamers like Wawrinka, Feliciano López and Dimitrov they usually additionally imagine that it’s higher to focus on it when all that is over. “Fogna additionally spoke in regards to the chance that the Rome Masters 1,000 shall be held in one other metropolis, one thing that he wouldn’t like. “Rome is Rome. As an Italian I’d miss the Rome Masters. I perceive that the Federation and the followers need to play in one other metropolis however I hope it doesn’t. It will be very totally different if the match was performed in Turin, Naples or Genoa “. Lastly, he requested for extra care from Jannik Sinner, who he believes ought to win a nice title to display that he can battle with the tennis elite. “Sinner hasn’t executed something but. He has a vivid future however in Italy we like to deliver younger folks to the fore though they haven’t gained tournaments but. “Fognini’s associate, Flavia Pennetta, He additionally talked about how they play tennis throughout confinement. “We performed a bit at residence though it might be good to have a track at residence. However we now have a backyard and we’re fortunate for that cause. “Pennetta additionally joked about how she is quarantined.” The primary ten days had been robust however I’m very blissful that she is at residence. We have now a each day life that we had not skilled. On the finish of this quarantine, I’m both pregnant once more or I get divorced. “ joked the extenista, champion of the 2015 US Open.last_img read more

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William Carvalho continues with his solidarity spiral in Portugal

first_imgGreen footballer William Carvalho William Carvalho continues to promote solidarity initiatives through social networks. The Portuguese midfielder published on his Instagram account an image of him in which he appears dressed in a mask whose colors are those of the flag of Portugal. “Together we are going to feed thousands of Portuguese families. Leave your contribution,” asks Carvalho., accompanied by some phone numbers and a checking account to raise funds.Just a few days ago, William was already showing his human qualities as an ambassador for the charitable association ‘Corações Com Coroa’. The agency representing the footballer announced that it would pay the salaries of the employees of this NGO who cannot work for three months, due to movement restrictions in Portugal due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The midfielder returned to the playing field a few weeks ago after being absent for four months after having had a herniated disc. His lack of rhythm shows and Rubi has trusted him intermittently. Your place in the Betis squad is not secure for the next campaign, as it is among the players with whom the Verdiblanco club intends to make cash.last_img read more

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“To those who tell me to leave to win more things, I tell them that what matters is feeling”

first_imgGiménez is not a player from Atlético’s youth academy, but due to his behavior and the young age he reached many times it seems so. The Uruguayan defender exhibits a great sense of belonging and is another one who has long since been able to pack his bags to embark on another adventure and preferred to continue wearing the red and white. In fact, one of the teams that approached was Real Madrid, but Giménez preferred to extend his link with Atlético. At 25, if it wasn’t for injuries, his career would have stood out even more. This season he has suffered a couple of problems that slowed his projection at the best time. But his value is beyond doubt at Atlético, as is his leadership. Godín left, but could not have a better heir. Giménez learned from his compatriot and inherited the same feeling of belonging. This has been made clear again in an interview he has conducted through Instagram with the Uruguayan Football Association. For him, Uruguay and Atlético are almost the same. “I always compare it to Uruguay. It is a humble team, that works, works, works, works very hard and that’s how it gets things done,” he says. Giménez also sees similarities in terms of the game. “I compare it to Uruguay because it is a team that has always been characterized for defending well, that when it has opportunities it tries to make them, and people here always go with Atlético. It is like when they always go to Uruguay, because it is the selection of three million inhabitants, the one that has more history than many countries in the world, “he says.He also referred to those other major clubs who were interested in him, but who never managed to change his mind. “A lot of people tell me if I would not like to go to a team to win things, and I tell them that life is not based only on winning things but on feeling what you do. And many times, like when we had to win the Super Cup, it is five times more than it can be to win in a team that is used to winning every year, “he reasons.He also had words for the departure of Godín, his captain both in Uruguay and Atlético. The farewell was something that moved him. “That is something that you don’t see every day or with any player. At that moment, I wondered: something had to have been done and quite a lot was done. Those things generate so much pride and joy that it is difficult to describe it, but it is more than deserved, he earned it and people recognize it, “he added.last_img read more

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Eduardo Casabella, historic Madrid worker, dies

first_imgEduardo Casabella, a historic Real Madrid employee, passed away in Madrid at the age of 76. Member of a family with a very close relationship with Real Madrid, he joined the white team in 1980. He was field delegate with the first basketball team and Castilla. He retired in 2009, after 29 years of service to the Madrid team. It was also president of the Peña Madridista Casabella, a peña created as a tribute to his brother and himself. It must be remembered that his brother Julio was a club worker for 51 years, becoming a field delegate, after going through positions as a telephone operator, an usher in the stadium and even a pool administrator. He was the other great protagonist of the night of the Borussia Dortmund goal together with Agustín Herrerín: he got into a van and headed for the old Sports City in search of a goal to replace the destroyed one. Now the Casabella saga continues in the figures of his nephews Jorge and Alejandro. The first one in the first team of Madrid football team, while the second holds the same position in Real Madrid Castilla.Real Madrid communicated his death through his social networks with the following statement: “Real Madrid CF, its president and its Board of Directors deeply regret the death of Eduardo Casabella, a historic employee of our club, to whom he was linked for 29 years. .Real Madrid wants to express its condolences and its affection and affection to his wife, Juana, his daughter, Susana, his grandson, Aitor, his nephew Jorge, utillero of the first soccer team, his nephew Alejandro, utillero of Real Madrid Castilla, and all his relatives and loved ones.Eduardo Casabella joined Real Madrid in 1980 and retired at the age of 65 in 2009. He was a field delegate with the first basketball team and also with Castilla, and was president of Madrid’s Casabella club in Madrid. He has passed away at 76 years of age. ”last_img read more

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