Category: Crisis

Man Utd face injury crisis as Solskjaer confirms quadruple blow ahead of Leicester – Football-Talk
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Man Utd face injury crisis as Solskjaer confirms quadruple blow ahead of Leicester – Football-Talk

By Fraser Crawford on September 13, 2019 Manchester United are facing an injury crisis with up to seven players in danger of missing Saturday’s Premier League clash with Leicester City at Old Trafford. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer held his pre-match press conference this morning and he confirmed that Paul Pogba is expected to miss the visit of…

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Valencia in crisis as Barcelona and Chelsea clashes loom – Sport24
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Valencia in crisis as Barcelona and Chelsea clashes loom – Sport24

Marcelino Garcia Toral (Getty Images) Madrid – Valencia should be looking forward to a prestigious double-header against Barcelona in La Liga and Chelsea in the Champions League, instead find themselves in full-blown crisis after the sacking of coach Marcelino Garcia Toral.Marcelino was fired on Wednesday and replaced by the former Barcelona, Real Madrid and Spain…

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Newcastle not in crisis but need results —Manager – The Punch
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Newcastle not in crisis but need results —Manager – The Punch

Newcastle United’s poor start to the season has been blown out of proportion but the best way for the club to stem the “mini-crisis” is to start winning games, manager Steve Bruce said on Friday. Newcastle lost their first two league games against Arsenal and promoted Norwich City and the low-key performances have made critics…

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Real Madrid crisis: Eden Hazard suffers injury one day before La Liga opener – International Business Times UK
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Real Madrid crisis: Eden Hazard suffers injury one day before La Liga opener – International Business Times UK

Renewing contract with Real Madrid a ‘dream come true’ says Gareth Bale There were high hopes for the summer transfer window but so far, the biggest new signing on the Real Madrid squad is Eden Hazard. Sadly, the club announced on Friday that their new forward has suffered a hamstring injury and will likely be…

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No Liverpool crisis yet but a drama Jurgen Klopp could do without as transfer questions remain – Liverpool Echo
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No Liverpool crisis yet but a drama Jurgen Klopp could do without as transfer questions remain – Liverpool Echo

Not quite a crisis, but a drama Jurgen Klopp could well do without. The nagging doubts that emerged during the US tour have become full-blown concerns after Liverpool suffered an embarrassing latest pre-season setback. It wasn’t just that the Reds were beaten 3-0 by Napoli in front of a largely shellshocked 65,442 crowd inside Murrayfield…

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Fifa attempt to ease VAR penalty crisis at World Cup by relaxing attitude towards goalkeepers coming off line – The Telegraph
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Fifa attempt to ease VAR penalty crisis at World Cup by relaxing attitude towards goalkeepers coming off line – The Telegraph

Fifa have ordered referees to refrain from booking goalkeepers for stepping off their line as a penalty is taken in a bid to avoid escalating the saga surrounding the rigorous enforcement of new laws at the Women’s World Cup. Both the world governing body and the International Football Association Board (IFAB) faced criticism this week…

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AFN Crisis: AIG Mohammed heads Gusau probe committee – Vanguard
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AFN Crisis: AIG Mohammed heads Gusau probe committee – Vanguard

By Ben Efe Athletics Federation of Nigeria has set up a three-man committee headed by an Assistant Inspector General of Police, Sanni Usman Mohammed to unravel the mystery behind the $150,000 IAAF grants that has been rocking the federation. AFN President GusauThe panel is to question the out-gone AFN president Ibrahim Gusau, who Sports Ministry…

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David de Gea’s Man Utd crisis: Are goalkeepers peaking at a younger age now? – Goal.com
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David de Gea’s Man Utd crisis: Are goalkeepers peaking at a younger age now? – Goal.com

With the increasing demands of the position, injuries, mental fitness and heavy criticism of errors could be reducing the longevity of stoppers Former Tottenham No.1 Erik Thorstvedt once described playing as a goalkeeper as “a privileged life”. David de Gea would beg to differ. A player of undoubted world-class quality, the Manchester United man has made…

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Sudan Crisis Leads To African Cup Club Match Postponement – New Vision
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Sudan Crisis Leads To African Cup Club Match Postponement.

By AFP Added 11th April 2019 07:13 PM The match was due to take place on Sunday at the Al Hilal Stadium in Omdurman, near the Sudanese capital Khartoum Sudanese demonstrators gather in a street in central Khartoum after Omar al-Bashir was deposed. AFP Photo The match was due to take place on Sunday at…

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Sudan crisis leads to Confed Cup match postponement – nation.co.ke
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Sudan crisis leads to Confed Cup match postponement – nation.co.ke

By AFP More by this Author In Summary The match was due to take place on Sunday at the Al Hilal Stadium in Omdurman, near the Sudanese capital Khartoum.Thousands of protesters have been calling for the iron-fisted Sudanese leader’s removal since December 2018 and Defence Minister Awad Ibnouf announced in a televised statement Thursday that…

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Why Man Utd face big defensive crisis in their next Premier League games – Mirror Online
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Why Man Utd face big defensive crisis in their next Premier League games – Mirror Online

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LIVE: The latest on the crisis at Real Madrid – MARCA.com
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LIVE: The latest on the crisis at Real Madrid – MARCA.com

LaLiga Santander Follow the drama at the BernabeuZinedine Zidane, Jose Mourinho, Santiago Solari and Florentino Perez 21:15 CET. The dismissal of Santiago Solari seems like a matter of hours away. The lack of a clear plan is what is postponing the official decision, however. Those in charge at Real Madrid have lost confidence in the Argentine…

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Schalke crisis deepens as fans take armband from captain and manager to learn fate – ESPN.co.uk
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Schalke crisis deepens as fans take armband from captain and manager to learn fate – ESPN.co.uk

10:40 AM GMTStephan UersfeldGermany correspondent Schalke captain Benjamin Stambouli gives an armband to fans who made their way onto the pitch. Stuart Franklin/Bongarts/Getty ImagesThe crisis surrounding Manchester City’s Champions League opponents Schalke deepened amid speculation over coach Domenico Tedesco’s future and fans taking back an armband they awarded to captain Ralf Fahrmann in preseason.A 4-0 home…

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Marcelo in crisis talks with Real Madrid chief Sanchez – Tribal Football
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Marcelo in crisis talks with Real Madrid chief Sanchez – Tribal Football

Real Madrid veteran Marcelo has held transfer talks with vice-president Jose Angel Sanchez.El Partidazo de Cope says the pair met on Monday for an hour where Marcelo expressed his frustration over his current situation and the criticism he’s receiving.He admitted to Sanchez he would seek a move away this summer if circumstances did not improve.While…

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Jose Mourinho looms large for Santiago Solari as Real Madrid lurch from crisis to crisis – Sport360
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Jose Mourinho looms large for Santiago Solari as Real Madrid lurch from crisis to crisis – Sport360

If Real Madrid manager Santiago Solari knows his history, one period from his playing career might be playing on his mind right now. The Spaniard’s final season at Santiago Bernabeu was the 2004/05 campaign. That season was the last time Madrid had three full-time managers in a single season – Jose Antonio Camacho resigned a…

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