Week 24 of the Premier League ended on Monday with the match between Manchester City and Chelsea but during the weekend was played the other parties to which we can and give a review. Among the most remarkable we have the victory of Arsenal standing as interim leader and a new jab Manchester United that is increasingly far from the leaders.
Arsenal had a good opportunity to take advantage of direct confrontation between City and Chelsea and has not missed it because 2-0 to Crystal Palace have imposed it. Both Arteta and Cazorla and Monreal were starters but the star of the match was Oxlade-Chamberlain gave his team victory with a double.
Liverpool had held to a 1-1 draw in their visit Pepe Mel’s team, West Bromwich Albion. Sturridge forward to Brendan Rogers but a defensive error allowed Liverpool Anichebe put the equalizer. Things were too good for Roberto Martinez as Everton won 2-1 at Aston Villa with goals from Naismith and Mirallas after both the initial villains. Read more »
February 3rd, 2014 Handball
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Before the final will be played European handball 2014, event and media attention for the IHF, the International Handball Federation, handed their awards took advantage to top players. The award, which has been accompanied by a juicy check from 10,000 euros for each winner, chosen have fans around the world, given their votes over the Internet.
In men, the Croatian Domagoj Duvnjak won the most votes. Duvnjak got 33% of the vote, beating the vote Danish Mikkel Hansen, which reached 27% of the vote, the Spanish goalkeeper Arpad Sterbik, which totaled 20% of the vote, the Czech player Filip Jicha, who scored 13%, and France’s Daniel Narcisse, winner of this award in 2012 and this time it has reached 7% of the vote.
During 2013, this player just 25 years it was led to his team, the Hamburg, the final of the Champions League, that won at Barcelona. After that he signed by the Kiel, the most powerful team of the city. He also added a medal bronze selection of Croatia in the World 2013, the selection of which is already alma mater occupying the place left by the great Ivano Balic, who was twice voted best player in the world. Read more »
This Saturday, February 1st has dawned so sad for football fans we have met the death of Luis Aragones. The former coach of the Spanish national football team died in Madrid Cemtro Clinic issued a statement indicating a blood disease as a cause of death.
Aragones, who was 75, was a very important figure in the world of football as a player and coach. The Sage of Hortaleza passed by many teams but among them stands his stint as coach for the team and his career as a coach and player of Atletico Madrid, the team he played over 350 games and scored over 170 goals.
With Atletico Aragones got three league titles and two Cups besides scoring the goal in that European Cup final against Bayern that they narrowly escaped. As a coach also happened to Atletico Madrid, FC Barcelona, Valencia, Sevilla or Mallorca adding 757 matches officiated in the league and winning a League Four Cups or Supercup Spain. Read more »
Rarely in the history of cycling, the winner of one of the three major stage races ran out equipment and did not find until 30 January of the following year. Rarely or none but of course, never before in the history of cycling had given the case of Chris Horner , a man with 42 years not only still active, but the Tour of Spain 2013 is noted.
The Spanish winner of the last round was without a team since his contract expired Radioshack, and it has not been easy to find a new one. The problems were many: their age, economic quantities (which was what weighed), and of course, the evil shadow looming over him after becoming the oldest rider in history to win a round in stages.
Horner, who even got to fire his agent, rang for many continental teams category, such as Box or Rural controversial Fluo Yellow and Christina Watches. But the end has found its place on a ProTour team category, the Lampre-Merida. Probably, or Horner has lowered much their financial claims sponsors brings with him or make a contribution to facilitate the payment of his salary. Read more »
The Atletico Madrid has certified its classification to the semifinals of the Copa del Rey doing what no other team had done so far, winning the New San Mames. Those things for Simeone were not quite right because the tie Athletic equalized with a goal from Aduriz, so it was a fair prize to push Lions in the first half.
However, in the second half, Atletico fruit stretched their lines and it found the goal of victory. The first was born in a dead-ball situation in which Herrerin saved the first shot of Raul Garcia, but could not prevent the second in the continuation of the same. The second one came to the counter, 5 minutes from the end, and its author was Diego Costa, marking his first goal in this year 2014.
In Barcelona, with much rain as in Bilbao, Barca thrashing Levante again, this time 5-1 to seal a tie that had no color. Yes, just like in the leg or in their recent league clash was the team that Joaquin Caparros which is up by following a dead-ball Sergi Roberto in which the ball into his own goal. Read more »
The knees, ankles, shoulders and wrists are the most exposed to injury joints. With the increase in amateur sport has increased the number of conditions so it is necessary to establish a set of minimum standards that help us avoid and prevent injury and disease.
- Prior medical Control: You need to perform safely sport so it is important to perform checks and stress tests , especially if we overcome 35 years of age.
- Preheating: It is essential that the body be prepared moments before exercise for 15-20 minutes. Thus, in addition to warm the muscles, prepare for exercise and coordination and cardiovascular response is improved. Read more »
This weekend the Premier League because he has rested day knockout phase in the FA Cup. Categories Some teams below the Premier still survive but have not given large space and are already too many surprises in round teams like Arsenal, Manchester City, Liverpool, Chelsea, or Everton.
Interestingly the draw has brought to the next round one City-Chelsea-Liverpool and Arsenal games so high excitement and more modest options for further progress.
Precisely the City could have been the surprise of this round because he started losing 0-2 against Watford in the English second division that took advantage of the mistakes of the Citizens and put them in the body fear with the second goal, a stunning in combinative play. Negredo and Silva were not in this game but Kun Aguero protagonist became a hat trick that attached to both Kolarov went around the net. Read more »
The 14th grand slam of Rafa Nadal will have to wait. It seemed that everything was in Australia to face No. 1 Sumara before a new large Stanislas Wawrinka who had never beaten but the Swiss player’s first win came at the best time for him because it served to be crowned champion and score his first title of grand slam.
No one iota here will remove credit title Wawrinka have signed a second week that has left in the way Djokovic or Berdych. But if I must say that unfortunately Nadal did not play at his best because he had back problems that required medical attention. Eventually the Spanish forced to a fourth set when he could not seem but relented by 6-3, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3.
The final of Australia was very rare for the problems of Nadal and really only had a normal development during the first round. The first three games were tentative but from there was a Wawrinka which Nadal did enough damage that did not quite find his winning shots. The Swiss took advantage to stand at 4-1 but Nadal almost always resurfaces and was 5-3 with break options that would elongate the set. Read more »
The Legend of Rafa Nadal continues to grow. In Australia, despite the problems experienced in his hand, Spanish has written a new chapter in his successful career since has beaten Roger Federer and will play in the tournament final to Stanislas Wawrinka. In that match the Spanish look for his second Open title Australia also mean his 14th grand slam.
The match between Nadal and Federer was the best that could be seen on the circuit for years. Lately it is not true anymore because the Spanish won the Swiss in every game grand slam that have played since 2008. This time was no different: three sets, 7-6, 6-3, 6-3 in less than two hours of play and Nadal in the final with the band of clear favorite.
Federer tried this time things will be different after starring good matches in Melbourne. The Swiss tried to prevent the battle from the back of the court and sought to annoy Nadal network and shorten the points. But the tactic did not work because the Spanish happened again and again in these increases. Nadal also took quite well despite the problems in your hand while Federer had many problems with his serve. Federer had to raise seven break points to reach a tie break that got away. Read more »
The worst thing that can happen to a player is to suffer a serious injury, the kind that you depart several months of the pitch and make for the rest of the career. Posts to loop the loop, in negative terms, is even worse if it happens before a big competition, such as a World Cup you’ve been fighting for your selection two years to be there.
Striker Radamel Falcao Garcia is one of those players who has had this double misfortune, the severity of injury and do a few months before it was to be his first World Cup. To make matters worse, Falcao was injured in a Cup match against an opponent of much lower category, Chasselay after an ugly and tackle a defender whose name Soner Ertek, has become the most sounded in France and Colombia.
Displaying the first reaction of the player, his teammates, and physicians, and feared the worst. Bad forecasts were confirmed after the first medical examinations, although the player is looking at Oporto a second opinion. Just to hold on to not hear the fatal news that his left knee is a torn ligament and to expect more than six months out, enough to say goodbye to Brazil 2014. Read more »