Tokyo Olympics: Media coverage of games will be closely monitored

Media covering the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will be closely monitored to ensure they do not leave pre-registered areas such as hotels and sports venues, Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto said on Tuesday. Dimitri Isler of Switzerland trains for the men's aerials during the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea. REUTERS/Mike Blake She spoke of … Continue reading Tokyo Olympics: Media coverage of games will be closely monitored

Pique willing to lose money from new contract with Barcelona

Gerard Pique is one of the most important players in Barcelona's first-team squad. The defender plays a big role in the dressing room and has a good relationship with the president, Joan Laporta, who he met with a few days ago. Gerard Pique According to information from Onze on Esport 3, the centre-back and the … Continue reading Pique willing to lose money from new contract with Barcelona

Carlo Ancelotti: Real Madrid have a great future

Real Madrid have appointed Carlo Ancelotti as the club's new coach following the resignation of Zinedine Zidane last week.  Carlo Ancelotti Ancelotti, 61, leaves Premier League side Everton to return for a second spell in charge of Madrid. He has agreed a three-year deal.  "I would like to thank the board of directors, the players … Continue reading Carlo Ancelotti: Real Madrid have a great future

Barcelona hope to announce Memphis Depay’s arrival on Friday

Memphis Depay will become Barcelona's fourth signing of the summer after the arrivals of Sergio 'Kun’ Agüero, Eric Garcia and Emerson. Memphis Depay A final agreement is close to being signed off and Barça hope to officially announce Depay's signing on Friday, before the start of the European Championships. That way, the Lyon forward's future will … Continue reading Barcelona hope to announce Memphis Depay’s arrival on Friday

Japan to improve speed of vaccination, reduce number of Olympic staff and visitors

Japan plans to finish vaccinating all citizens who have applied for shots by October-November, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said during a debate between party leaders on Wednesday. Respect is a language everyone understands in Japan The debate was the first since June 2019, with Suga facing off against Yukio Edano, leader of the main opposition … Continue reading Japan to improve speed of vaccination, reduce number of Olympic staff and visitors

Who are the favourites to win Euro 2021?

Germany warmed up for the European Championship with a 7-1 rout of Latvia on Monday in its last friendly game before the tournament. Kai Havertz was involved in three of Germany’s five first-half goals before making way for Chelsea teammate Timo Werner for the second half, and Thomas Müller also scored – his first since … Continue reading Who are the favourites to win Euro 2021?

USA baseball team ready for Tokyo Olympics

Team USA clinched a berth in the Tokyo Olympics with a 4-2 win Saturday night against Venezuela in Port St. Lucie, Fla. The team, a mix of major league free agents and notable prospects managed by Mike Scioscia, finished 4-0 to win the Americas qualifying tournament. The U.S. will compete against host Japan, Israel, Mexico … Continue reading USA baseball team ready for Tokyo Olympics

Guardiola: We played our best game against Chelsea

Pep Guardiola couldn’t fault the efforts of the team despite falling at the final hurdle in the Champions League. Pep Guardiola Kai Havertz’s solitary strike just before the break was enough to earn Chelsea the win in Porto and consign Manchester City to a heartbreaking defeat in their first European final in 51 years. City … Continue reading Guardiola: We played our best game against Chelsea

Chelsea coach Tuchel reveals their winning strategy against Manchester City

A smiling Thomas Tuchel was able to reflect on turning Champions League final disappointment last year with PSG into triumph this year with Chelsea after his side got the better of Manchester City for a third meeting in a row. Thomas Tuchel A Kai Havertz goal decided the final in Porto and the German was … Continue reading Chelsea coach Tuchel reveals their winning strategy against Manchester City

What you need to know about Messi’s new contract with Barcelona

"Lionel Messi's renewal is going well. It's not done, but it's going well," Barcelona president Joan Laporta said Friday. And that's how it is. MEZIESBLOG has learned that the length of the deal has been agreed -- beyond his time in the first team -- as well as the money he will receive while he … Continue reading What you need to know about Messi’s new contract with Barcelona