May 2020

first_imgESPN+ is an integrated part of the ESPN App, the leading sports app and the premier all-in-one digital sports platform for fans. The ESPN App is a showcase of the company’s culture of innovation, delivering a rich, personalized experience that curates all of ESPN’s incredible content around each fan’s individual tastes. ESPN+ is also available through Saturday, October 19* Nicholls at Sam Houston State, 2 p.m., ESPN+* Stephen F. Austin at Abilene Christian, 3 p.m., ESPN+* Lamar at UIW, 4 p.m., ESPN3* Central Arkansas at Northwestern State, 6 p.m., Cox Sports Television/ESPN+ Two earlier games are slated for ESPN+, beginning with No. 12/12 Nicholls at No. 24/25 Sam Houston State at 2 p.m. The Colonels picked up an impressive 34-14 win over No. 10 Central Arkansas on Oct. 5. Sam Houston was also victorious over the weekend with a 31-20 decision over Stephen F. Austin in the 94th Annual Battle of the Piney Woods. SFA travels to Abilene Christian on Oct. 19 for a 3 p.m. start.Cox Sports Television will cover the 6 p.m. nightcap, with No. 16/16 Central Arkansas visiting Northwestern State. CST will provide regional coverage, while ESPN+ will simulcast the production outside CST’s territory. About ESPN+ FRISCO, Texas – The Southland Conference and its television partners have announced game selections and start times for football contests on Saturday, Oct. 19.Four league games will be featured this week, including the Southland Game of the Week from San Antonio when UIW hosts Lamar. Kickoff is 4 p.m. CT on ESPN3.center_img ESPN+ is the premium multi-sport, direct-to-consumer video service from The Walt Disney Company’s Direct-to-Consumer and International (DTCI) segment in conjunction with ESPN. It offers fans thousands of additional live events, on-demand content and original programming not available on ESPN’s linear TV or digital networks. Programming on ESPN+ includes hundreds of MLB, NHL and MLS games, thousands of college sports events (including football, basketball and multiple other sports from more than 15 conferences), exclusive Top Rank boxing, UFC (beginning in 2019), Grand Slam tennis, international and domestic rugby, cricket, new and exclusive documentary films and series, acclaimed studio shows and the full library of ESPN’s award-winning 30 for 30 films. Fans subscribe to ESPN+ for $4.99 a month (or $49.99 per year) and cancel at any time. *Southland Conference Game**All Times Centrallast_img read more

first_imgJOCKEY QUOTES  JOEL ROSARIO, GYPSY BLU, WINNER: “I just arrived a few hours ago (from Dubai) and I’m a little tired but I feel better now that we have a win. I thought it was going to be a little bit closer but she took her time, she’s a runner when she sees a horse in front she’s going to come after it and get it at the end. I’d like to thank Mark (Glatt) for always putting me on a lot of horses, I appreciate it. I leave tomorrow for Keeneland, but I will be back on Santa Anita Derby Day.”TRAINER QUOTESMARK GLATT, GYPSY BLU, WINNER: “She was one for one on the turf and I was really impressed with her turf race prior to the time that I had claimed her, I had another ‘Papa Clem’ that I put on the turf, a mare named Cordiality, that we did really well with when we put her on the grass and now this filly is four for four and that was pretty much the angle I was looking at.”NOTES: The winning owners are Jim Hailey and Philip WoodGypsy Blu and jockey Joel Rosario win the $100,000 Irish O’Brien Stakes, Sunday, March 31, 2019 at Santa Anita Park, Arcadia CA. © BENOIT PHOTOlast_img read more

first_imgTottenham boss Jose Mourinho praises ball boy at Champions League clash against Olympiakos FORMER BOSS Tim Sherwood has warned Tottenham that they will lose Harry Kane in 18 months if they fail to win a trophy.The 50-year-old, who handed Kane his first Premier League start back in 2014, believes that Kane’s ambition will force him to leave if he doesn’t believe he can win silverware.3 Jose Mourinho has 18 months to turn Harry Kane into a trophy winner, according to Tim SherwoodCredit: Getty – Contributor3Despite having won numerous individual accolades including the World Cup Golden Boot and two Premier League Golden Boots, Kane is still yet to win a trophy in his eight years at Spurs.Mourinho has been trying to get his key man onside, and Sherwood believes that Kane will give the Special One a chance to bring some silverware to North London.He told beIN Sports: “[Kane] needs to win something. So I think he’ll give it a period of time, certainly next season.”The end of this season and next season and see if they can get closer to winning something. And if they don’t, then he will leave.”Kane has lost two cup finals with Tottenham – in the League Cup in 2015 and last season’s Champions League in Madrid – as well as finishing as a runner-up in the Premier League.Sherwood added: “All professional footballers are now going to be rich when they finish no matter who they are, even bad ones.”They are all going to be millionaires, that is the way it is. But you want trophies, you want to say what you have won at the end of it.”Spurs’ diabolical start to the season sees them already a staggering 20 points behind leaders Liverpool in the Premier League.3And a much-rotated team was unceremoniously dumped out of the League Cup in embarrassing fashion against League Two Colchester United.Spurs are still competing in the Champions League and FA Cup this season, however, and Kane told reporters after the 4-2 win over Olympiakos: “When you are winning games it definitely helps your relationship and hopefully we can build a strong one [with Mourinho].”We know we both want to win big competitions.LATEST TOTTENHAM NEWSHARRY ALL FOUR ITKane admits Spurs must win EIGHT games to rise into Champions League spotGossipALL GONE PETE TONGVertonghen wanted by host of Italian clubs as long Spurs spell nears endBELOW PARRSpurs suffer blow with Parrott to miss Prem restart after appendix operationPicturedSHIRT STORMNew Spurs 2020/21 home top leaked but angry fans slam silver design as ‘awful”STEP BY STEP’Jose fears for players’ welfare during restart as stars begin ‘pre-season’KAN’T HAVE THATVictor Osimhen keen on Spurs move but only if they sell Kane this summerYOU KAN DO ITKlinsmann quit Spurs to win trophies but says Kane’s better off stayingTURBULENT PAIRINGDrogba and Mido had mid-flight brawl after stewardess prank went wrongGossipSPURRED ONTottenham table contract offer for Bayern Munich’s teenage starlet Taylor BoothExclusivePASS THE TESTEngland’s NRL-based stars urge bosses to make room for a Test this year”That’s the team’s aim, that’s my aim and that is the manager’s aim.”Hopefully I can help him do that this year and see where we can go.”Despite Spurs’ poor start, Kane has 13 goals in 17 games this season, and will be hoping to take good form into next summer’s European Championships with England.Mourinho’s first ten games at SpursNov 23 – West Ham (A)Nov 26 – Olympiakos (H)Nov 30 – Bournemouth (H)Dec 4 – Man Utd (A)Dec 7 – Burnley (H)Dec 11 – Bayern Munich (A)Dec 15 – Wolves (A)Dec 22 – Chelsea (H)Dec 26 – Brighton (H)Dec 28 – Norwich (A)last_img read more

first_imgHaving scored two in his last three games, strikes against Bournemouth and Burnley, Sissoko put an end to an astonishing run of 69 league matches without a goal.And he believes that the new manager has instilled new belief in the squad.He said: “[Mourinho] has given belief to everyone.”Everyone knows we were in a difficult situation and the confidence was very low, so he tried to speak to everyone, to give everyone confidence, to be close to everyone.”He knows I’m a player who likes to go box-to-box. I can score a few goals every year, so he said to me to just play my game, to go forward when I can and see if I can score.”I scored because I was in the box. Maybe in the past I was deeper and didn’t try. Hopefully I can score a few more goals.”LATEST SPURS NEWSHARRY ALL FOUR ITKane admits Spurs must win EIGHT games to rise into Champions League spotGossipALL GONE PETE TONGVertonghen wanted by host of Italian clubs as long Spurs spell nears endBELOW PARRSpurs suffer blow with Parrott to miss Prem restart after appendix operationPicturedSHIRT STORMNew Spurs 2020/21 home top leaked but angry fans slam silver design as ‘awful”STEP BY STEP’Jose fears for players’ welfare during restart as stars begin ‘pre-season’KAN’T HAVE THATVictor Osimhen keen on Spurs move but only if they sell Kane this summerYOU KAN DO ITKlinsmann quit Spurs to win trophies but says Kane’s better off stayingTURBULENT PAIRINGDrogba and Mido had mid-flight brawl after stewardess prank went wrongGossipSPURRED ONTottenham table contract offer for Bayern Munich’s teenage starlet Taylor BoothExclusivePASS THE TESTEngland’s NRL-based stars urge bosses to make room for a Test this yearSpurs face Bayern Munich tomorrow night in Germany, and Mourinho is expected to give some of his younger players an opportunity to shine.The likes of Kyle Walker-Peters, Oliver Skipp, Troy Parrott and Japhet Tanganga could feature against the Bundesliga giants.The big-hitters will then return for the weekend’s tricky trip to Wolves. José Mourinho compares Son wonder-goal vs Burnley to legendary Ronaldo Nazário strike for Barcelona MOUSSA SISSOKO has revealed that he disagrees with manager Jose Mourinho’s assessment of his best position.The Frenchman has played in a number of different roles this season for Spurs, including central midfield, right midfield and even right back.1 Sissoko believes he is best played centrallyCredit: Getty – ContributorBut after the defeat against Manchester United last week, Mourinho said of his position: “I don’t think he’s a midfield player in a core position, number six or a double six.”I think the best position for Moussa is when the team plays with a positional midfielder and he has freedom to go, or from the right like he did against Bournemouth.”The 30-year-old, however, doesn’t agree with his manager’s assessment.He told the Standard: “I haven’t spoken to him about [my position] but I saw [what he said].”He’s the manager, so if he says to me to play as a number six or at the front or on the right side, I will do my best.”I know I’m capable to play every role. At the end [against Burnley], I even played right-back.”But to be in the middle of the pitch is my best position. If it’s Number six, number eight, number ten, it doesn’t matter, but I like to be in the centre. For the team I will do everything the manager asks me.”Since Mourinho’s arrival, Sissoko has shocked fans by turning into a goal-scoring midfielder.last_img read more

first_imgCoordinator John Mauve said 26 teams have confirmed their participation for the tournament that will run from Jan 5-8.The tournament will feature teams from all electorates in Port Moresby.“We have 6 more spaces left for any teams that want to take part. Registration is K400 a team and closes tomorrow,” said Mauve.“Come down to the Six-Mile police station to register.”The tournament was launched over the weekend at Sports Inn and K20,000 has been up for prize money for the men in the Cup, Plate and Bowl division.last_img read more

first_img“I am a striker who works hard and always fights for the best for the team. I want to make the fans happy. I am a different striker with a great imagination,” added Carlitos, who revealed that his great intention is to win a collective title in Greece : “It is what I have come to do. I chose Panathinaikos because it is a club that is looking to win titles again.”Despite having made the signing official, Carlitos López he won’t be able to play with Panathinaikos until next season because he has already dressed the Legia Warsaw and Al Wahda shirts this course, the maximum imposed by FIFA. The Alicante striker, however, will already join the training of the team led by Georfios Donis. Signature for the remainder of the season and three more, until June 2023. The soap opera is over. The Panathinaikos, a history of Greek football in low hours, announced today the arrival of Carlitos López, that he was free after decoupling just a few weeks ago from the Al Wahda of the Arab Emirates. “When Xavi Roca (sports director) explained to me the club’s plans, I realized that I wanted to be part of this team, “said the Alicante striker during his presentation with the Helena entity.last_img read more

first_imgHaraune Rachide. Stay with this name. He is a boy who was born on September 20, 2005 in Mauritania and that two years and two months ago he came to Spain to study and play soccer. Coming from an upper middle class family (his father has a company), he wanted to come to Spain for training. And two years later he is the young player with the most offers from the big clubs in Europe.Rachide is breaking it at Cornellá. Play in the Catalan cadet honor division. Carries 36 goals in 24 games. He is right-handed, but he seems left-handed (as you can see in his plays on the video of this news). At 14 years old, he plays with older players, but there is no difference in him. At the age of 14 he has been called up by the national team Under-17 from Mauritania and by the Catalan Under-16 team.He is a powerful, fast and decisive striker. The last speed test they did was 33.9 km / h. Therefore Atlético, Madrid, Barça and Valencia want to sign him now. But in addition to the four greats of Spain they also want to hire the most powerful teams in England and Italy. At 12 he wanted to sign Bordeaux, but it was not possible by FIFA regulations, which as is known is very strict with minors. Haraune Rachide left Mauritania in 2018 and landed on the Marcet Foundation where he combined his studies with school football. Francesco D’Argenio, Ansu Fati’s agent, removed him from the Marcet Foundation and I become a legal guardian to have a residence and continue my studies. It was then that the owner of Cornellá, Andrés Manzano, bet on him and gives him a monthly help.His great performances, in addition to arousing the interest of a lot of clubs, have led people from Adidas make him a four-year contract with an economic endowment. Those who have dealings with him assure that he is an intelligent, educated, humble boy who lives for soccer.The scouts of all the European clubs are squeezing their agent so that Rachide starts next season in a new team. Now soccer has stopped, but the offers kept coming until yesterday. He is 14 years old and must continue his training, but Rachide, the pearl of Mauritania, if his injuries respect him and he follows this progression. he is called to be a great in world football. Haraune Rachide. Follow this boy.last_img read more

first_img10 From the Belgian Football Federation and from the player’s environment they transmit this newspaper great optimism about the agreement, which would be not only to continue hand in hand until the Euro Cup, but to continue together until the 2022 World Cup, which was the initial idea. Right now, though, the final talks have been postponed for at least four or six weeks, depending on how the health crisis evolves.Roberto Martínez is confined in the United Kingdom, where by the way he maintains permanent contact with the injured Hazard, and it will not be until he can move to Belgium when he faces the last phase of the negotiation. The image of the Spanish coach cannot be better in the Belgian Federation, which highlights his involvement and rigor not only as a coach, but also as a technical director. This second role plays a decisive role for the future, since Both parties have great interest and enthusiasm in the new infrastructure and structuring project for Belgian football Martinez is monitoring. Among the plans are developing the new batch of talent, in which there is a lot of confidence to succeed the current Golden Generation, or the process of transfer from the Brussels offices to Tubize, integrating all the departments in a remodeled Belgian Football Center.The controversy with the Belgian Federation is behindIn january the postures suffered a certain distance, with Sound statements in the media included. Thus the president of the Belgian Federation, Mehdy Bayat, who blames precisely the Press for what happened, and the coach’s agent smoothed out rough edges until he regains his good attunement. The representative, in fact, He has been discussing the details of the deal with Peter Bossaert, the agency’s CEO.However, There is a small chance that the renovation will not come to fruition. In recent months, important clubs knocked on Martinez’s door, especially since the Premier and Serie A, with some conversations at the trial level from Spain, where he has been linked to Madrid and Barça remain vigilant. Siepre discarded it Bob for their commitment to Belgium, But now, with the contractual scenario, an irrepressible proposal could change everything.center_img The postponement of Euro 2020 due to coronavirus it left in Belgium, on a sporting level, a bittersweet flavor. Of the joy to understand that his great star and captain, the madridista Hazard, he would arrive at the tournament in full condition in 2021, doubting the age of some of his other references, especially in defense. Plus, There was growing concern over the situation of Roberto Martínez, who ends his contract this June. A concern that, according to what AS has known, has the appearance of disappearing.last_img read more

first_imgThe Atlético de Madrid player Kieran Trippier could be disabled for violating the betting rules of the English Football Federation (FA). As revealed by the Daily Mail, the winger has been accused of misconduct for allegedly breaking this regulation in July 2019, month in which he was transferred from Tottenham to Atlético.Trippier has until May 18 to present allegations. In case of being found guilty and given that you are playing in Spain, the English Federation could ask FIFA for an extension of the penalty to be imposed on all competitions worldwide.The case would be similar to that of Daniel Sturridge, an English striker who was sanctioned with four months of disqualification and a € 171,000 fine for having told his brother to bet on his transfer to Seville. in January 2018. Although in the end this transfer did not take place and the player ended up on loan at West Bromwich Albion, it could be shown that he provided information to his brother and others known to bet on insurance. The accusation against Trippier could also be related to his transfer to Atlético. Sources close to the footballer pointed out: “He has told us that he is calm because he has done nothing wrong. It seems ridiculous that someone tries to link you to something like that. You will collaborate on everything to clarify it as soon as possible. He is sure that time will make things clear. “The Federation regulations are exhaustive: anyone who participates in the Premier League, the English Football League, the National League and the women’s Super League, as well as those who perform in clubs in the North, South and Isthmian leagues, They are prohibited from betting on football or related matters.last_img read more