Real Madrid’s Isco: PSG have no weak pointsReal Madrid’s Isco: PSG have no weak points

first_img The star is likely to start with Gareth Bale injured again and out of the reckoning for the game. CEST Isco does not believe PSG have any weak points. “I’m not sure PSG have a weak point. They are a very good side, very strong and complete, but they’re going to be up against a Real Madrid team with plenty of strengths and a forward line that is very hard to deal with,” he said. Upd. at 11:28 “We’re confident about getting a good result. I reckon it will be a low-scoring game but I hope it’s us who get the few goals.” Sport EN The Real Madrid midfielder looked forward to his side’s clash with the French outfit in Paris on Wednesday night.  21/10/2015last_img read more

Isco prepared to leave Real Madrid if he doesn’t get playing timeIsco prepared to leave Real Madrid if he doesn’t get playing time

first_img CEST 04/10/2016 Isco, despite a lack of game time with his club, was called up to the latest Spain squad and is currently with the national team preparing for the matches against Italy and Albania. “I am not going to give in easily. I know I will be a success.  Isco says he could leave Real Madrid if he doesn’t get regular playing time at the Bernabeu.  “It’s difficult when you’re training well and the manager does not put you in. However, he says he still wants to prove himself at Madrid, although he is prepared to leave if that doesn’t prove possible.  “I have spent practically two months without playing,” he said in an interview with Marca. Upd. at 23:13 “I don’t know if that will be with Madrid — I hope so. But if not, I will be a success somewhere else.” “But in the end it’s my own fault. In the end it is me who is responsible. I want to see where I can improve to get in there. The midfielder has played just 192 minutes of football this season in all competitions after a summer which saw him linked with Premier League side Tottenham and even a return to Malaga.  Sport ENlast_img read more

Gareth Bale issues message to Real Madrid fans after injuryGareth Bale issues message to Real Madrid fans after injury

first_img 25/11/2016 Upd. at 19:29 Gareth Bale published a message on Twitter to tell Real Madrid fans he will be doing his best to get back fit after his latest injury problems. The star will take surgery on an ankle injury which will rule him out for at least two months. The Welshman suffered the injury in the UEFA Champions League clash with Sporting Lisbon, which Real Madrid won 2-1 to keep their chances alive of qualifying top of their group.center_img Sport EN Bale wrote on social media: “Thanks for all the messages! Ankle is feeling ok. I’ll be doing everything I can to get back on the pitch ASAP.” CETlast_img read more

Copa del Rey semi-final draw: Barcelona to meet Atletico Madrid for spot in the finalCopa del Rey semi-final draw: Barcelona to meet Atletico Madrid for spot in the final

first_img Barça and Atletico have only met once this season, drawing 1-1 at Camp Nou back in September, but they have played each other frequently in recent seasons.  Where will the Copa del Rey final be? And on what day? IN SPORT.ES Upd. at 16:11 The Copa del Rey semi-final draw has seen Barcelona paired with Atletico Madrid, while Celta Vigo will play Alaves in the other semi-final.  RELATED STORIES The first legs are likely to be played on Feb. 1 and the second legs on Feb 8. The final will take place on May 27, but a venue hasn’t been confirmed. center_img The first leg will be played at the Vicente Calderon next week and the second leg will be at Camp Nou the following week.  27/01/2017 Celta beat Real Mardid 4-3 on aggregate, while Alaves were victorious against Alcorcon.  Barça beat Real Sociedad to reach the last four, while Atletico beat Eibar. The winner of the meeting between the two sides will face either Celta or Alaves in the final.  Sorteo Copa del Rey: Estos son los emparejamientos de semifinales CETlast_img read more

Boxing: WBA gives 24 hour deadline to Anthony Joshua to fight Povetkin NextBoxing: WBA gives 24 hour deadline to Anthony Joshua to fight Povetkin Next

first_imgAdvertisement wrjNBA Finals | Brooklyn Vs49qWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre Ekt5wd( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) yWould you ever consider trying this?😱jn86Can your students do this? 🌚hpRoller skating! Powered by Firework The World Boxing Association is ready to order champion Anthony Joshua to defend his WBA heavyweight title against mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin. The WBA will be ordering the fight within 24 hours, according to Sky Sports News.Advertisement Gilberto Mendoza, president of the Panama-based sanctioning organization, issued that order because the WBA doesn’t want to wait any longer for a deal to be consummated between Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) and WBC champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) for a heavyweight title unification fight. Sky Sports first reported the WBA’s 24-hour order to complete a Joshua-Povetkin deal.Advertisement “Today the WBA requested an answer from Anthony Joshua’s team regarding his fight with the mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin,” WBA president Gilberto Mendoza said to “It appears the Wilder team have not returned the contract for the fight and therefore we are requesting a date for the Joshua versus Povetkin fight with immediate effect.”The 38-year-old Povetkin (34-1, 24 KOs) defeated England’s David Price (22-5, 18 KOs) by fifth-round knockout in his most recent fight. That bout took place on the Joshua-Joseph Parker undercard March 31 at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales.Advertisement Russia’s Povetkin, a former WBA heavyweight champion, has lost only a 12-round unanimous decision to Wladimir Klitschko in their title unification fight in October 2013 in Moscow. Advertisementlast_img read more

Cricket: MS Dhoni’s golden touch strikes again with Siraj call-upCricket: MS Dhoni’s golden touch strikes again with Siraj call-up

first_imgAdvertisement avtNBA Finals | Brooklyn Vs4d6zvWingsuit rodeo📽Sindre Ehcvs( IG: @_aubreyfisher @imraino ) d9lWould you ever consider trying this?😱1xganCan your students do this? 🌚bgnmh2Roller skating! Powered by Firework Image Courtesy: India TodayAdvertisement Mohammed Siraj was one of the few surprises picks in the squad for the test series against the West Indies. The pacer has been in a rich vein of form prior to his call-up and faces a task of filling in the shoes of Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah who are rested for the series.MS Dhoni’s golden touch strikes again with Siraj call-upThe youngster revealed that the pep-talks by former Indian skipper MS Dhoni have helped him to elevate his game while also crediting the World Cup-winning skipper for his tips on the field. Siraj said:Advertisement “Batsmen ke footwork ko dhyaan se dekh aur fir line aur  fir line aur length change kario” (Notice the batsman’s footwork carefully to adjust the line and length accordingly)  Advertisement The Royal Challenger Bangalore pacer rose to fame after Sunrisers Hyderabad picked him up initially in the auctions for a whopping 2.6 INR compared to his base price of INR 20 Lakh.Having already represented India in multiple Twenty-20 Internationals, Siraj would look to make it count in the longest format of the game against the struggling West Indies.West Indies’ tour of India is scheduled to start from October 4. The two tests would be played at Rajkot and Hyderabad with Siraj expected to play a prominent role in the absence of the prime pacers.Read Also:Cricket: Sachin Tendulkar praises India’s Asia Cup winCricket: Shikhar Dhawan dropped, Mayank Agarwal called up for West Indies tour  Advertisementlast_img read more

Doc – a legend, through and throughDoc – a legend, through and through

first_imgBill ‘Doc’ Doherty has been a legend of the local footy landscape for decades now, even generations. But on Saturday…[To read the rest of this story Subscribe or Login to the Gazette Access Pass] Thanks for reading the Pakenham Berwick Gazette. Subscribe or Login to read the rest of this content with the Gazette Digital Access Pass subscription. By Russell Bennett last_img