Kieran Tierney injury: Arsenal star to pull out of Scotland squad after missing Man Utd match

first_imgKieran Tierney injury: Arsenal star to pull out of Scotland squad after missing Man Utd match Advertisement Comment Unai Emery speaks after Manchester United DrawTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 6:24FullscreenUnai Emery speaks after Manchester United Draw is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Sead Kolasinac has been Unai Emery’s preferred choice at left-back following Nacho Monreal’s departure last month, but the former Sevilla coach had been relishing the returns of Tierney, Bellerin and Rob Holding.He said last week: ‘It was amazing to see the people’s reaction to Rob Holding, Kieran Tierney and Hector Bellerin, who played his first 15 minutes [at the end].‘It was a great moment. We can be a better competitive team with them. For us having every player available is the perfect moment.’MORE: Arsenal squad suspect Unai Emery rigged club captaincy vote in Mesut Ozil’s favourMORE: Roy Keane slams Paul Pogba for performance in Manchester United’s draw against Arsenal Kieran Tierney missed Arsenal’s Premier League match against Manchester United (Picture: Getty)Kieran Tierney is set to withdraw from Scotland’s squad ahead of the upcoming matches against San Marino and Russia.The former Celtic star made his eagerly anticipated Arsenal debut last week during the 5-0 Carabao Cup win over Nottingham Forest, but was not included in Unai Emery’s matchday squad ahead of last night’s 1-1 draw against Manchester United at Old Trafford.According to The Sun, Tierney has suffered a setback, is a doubt for Thursday’s Europa League clash against Standard Liege and will skip international duty following talks between the the Scottish Football Association and Arsenal.AdvertisementAdvertisementThe 22-year-old underwent surgery in the summer following a hernia injury and had not featured in a competitive match since May, before appearing in Arsenal colours for the first time a week ago since his £25million summer transfer.ADVERTISEMENTTierney had previously appeared in an Under-23 match against Wolves but, unlike fellow long-term absentee Hector Bellerin, did not feature in Saturday’s reserve fixture against Liverpool. Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 1 Oct 2019 11:12 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link975Shares Advertisementlast_img read more

Comedian New President of Ukraine

first_imgOfficial results are expected to be released today. President Trump is congratulating new Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy.The White House says Trump talked with Zelenskiy last night, calling his win an “important moment” in Ukraine’s history.Both men have pledged to keep Ukraine on a pro-Western course.Zelenskiy has also promised to fight corruption, and his message has resonated in Ukraine, which is one of the poorest counties in Europe. A popular comedian who plays a fictitious president in a TV series is the new President of…no not the United States, it’s not Alec Baldwin.He is the new president of the Ukraine.According to exit polls from the runoff election, Volodymyr Zelenskiy won in a landslide over his opponent Petro Poroshenko 73-percent to 25-percent. Volodymyr Zelensky played Ukraine’s president on TV. Now it’s a reality.— CNN (@CNN) April 21, 2019last_img read more

Abraham Boakye: Government should send Supporters by Sea to Brazil

first_imgPresident of the Ghana National Supporters Union (GHANSU), Abraham Boakye, alias “One -Man Supporter”, believes government will save the current economic situation by transporting over 2,000 Ghanaians to Brazil by ship, to save the economy.According to the experienced traveler, sea transport will be the safest and most reliable means of transporting soccer fans to support the Black Stars in Brazil in June“It is the only plausible solution now, with government warning of lack of funds to transports fans to Brazil”, he mentioned to JOY Sports.Boakye has confirmed there are advance negotiations with a German Cruise Liner Agency to acquire a vessel with a built-in hotel that would accommodate the fans as well as transport them to the Stars’ match venues in Brazil at a cheaper rate compared to flight.“The Stars will play the USA in Natat, which is along the Brazilian coast just as the city of Fortaleza where the Ghanaians face Germany in their second group game.From his simple mathematical cost analysis, sea transport will see government conveying more for fans at a cheaper cost”, he reiterated. He is therefore, appealing to government to transport all Ghanaian football fanatics and his supporters group by this means.last_img read more

Billy Dib to face Amir Khan in ‘real-life Rocky moment’

first_imgAustralian veteran Billy Dib has agreed to fight Amir Khan on short notice in Saudi Arabia on July 12.Dib, who retired last August before making a winning return to the ring in April, will replace 32-year-old Khan’s original opponent, Neeraj Goyat, after the Indian fighter was injured in a car crash. The 33-year-old Aussie took to Twitter shortly after the fight was announced, declaring the chance to face Khan his ‘real-life Rocky moment’.“In life you get a limited number of opportunities to do something monumental, and like the greatest in any industry will tell you, when an opportunity comes knocking you answer,” Dib tweeted on Thursday morning (AEST).MORE: Join DAZN and watch more than 100 fight nights a year“This is my real-life Rocky moment.”In life you get a limited number of opportunities to do something monumental, and like the greatest in any industry will tell you, when an opportunity comes knocking you answer.This is my real life Rocky Moment. #Daretobegreat— Billy The Kid (@BillyDib) June 26, 2019  Former world champion Dib boasts a professional record of 45-5-0 since making his debut in 2004.He retired from boxing after losing a unanimous decision to American Tevin Farmer last August but returned in April, scoring a knockout victory over Thailand’s Surachet Tongmala.Khan (33-5-0) is coming off a controversial TKO loss to American superstar and WBO welterweight champion Terence Crawford in April.last_img read more