Month: April 2018

  • Wenger tells Scholes: ‘Arsenal ARE still in Premier League title race’

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger slammed former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes’ claims that the Gunners are “a million miles away” from challenging for the Premier League title. coupled with has left the Gunners six points behind the table-topping Blues.In his role as a TV pundit, Scholes launched a fierce attack on Arsenal under Wenger, claiming they had “midfield players with no discipline” and adding that “there are no leaders” at thecontent_img north London club.However, ahead of the Gunners’ game against Manchester City, Wece.West Ham are reportedly demanding £80m for the England international.But Ince believes the 20-year-old hasn't developed enough to demand such a fee"People say things just for the sake of saying them. I don't think [Man Utd] spend £80m on Declan nger hit back at the comments and said: “If six points [from the top] is a million miles away, then I don’t know what the translation from a mile into a point is.“Everybody has opinions, people who have managed zero games have opinions and we have to accept that.“What you live with is what you do on the pitch, and all the rest is only opinions. We are in a society where there are thousands of opinions every day, and some go for you and some go against you. You have to live with that.”Wenger added: “We have not given up [on the title], believe me and we can show that on Saturday. It is our attitude that will decide that.“Champions keep going when everybody else would give up. We have an opportunity to show that we have that mentality.”An Arsenal victory against Manchester City would send a timely ster their stalemate with Slavia Prague.Griezmann drew another blank as this Champions League tie ended 0-0.But Valverde said, "He is adapting to what our team is. It's not simple. "When you come from outside, joining the team is not easy. He has virttatement to the rest of the Premier League after a difficult week and also put some distance back between themselves and fifth-placed Everton, who are six points behind and with a match in hand ahead of their showdown at Goodison Park next weekend.Wenger said: “It is [a last chance to stay in the title race], but I believe that we have to keep going despite the past two negative results.“If people say that Everton can catch us, that means we can catch the teams above us as well because they play against each other.“It is the next game that is of course very important, and the next game is of massive importance because it is Man City and they fight at the top.“They are the favourites with Chelsea and Liverpool, but when you play one of the favourites, you have an opportunity to shorten the distance to them.”
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  • Newcastle youngster in line for Yeovil loan move

    Newcastle midfielder Gael Bigirimana is training with League One sidManchester United winger Anthony Martial is set to miss Wednesday's clash with Tottenham Hotspur.Martial was substituted after 82 minutes of Sunday's draw with Aston Villa.Sky Sports says the Frenchman is struggling to overcome a muscular problem.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will reportedly use three centre halves against Jose Mourinho's side.e Yeovil Town with a view to a loan deal.According to reports, the Toon have given the out-of-favour 21-year-old permission to train at Huish Park and he could join the Glovers in a short-term move to secure regulaster United's season.United are fifth on the Premier League and were knocked out of the Carabao Cup at the semi-final stage by rivals Manchester City on Wednesday.And the Serbian midfielder believecontent_imgs his team have done well considering the abundance or first-team football.Bigirimana has not featured for the Magpies since making an appearance in the against Morecambe last season and still has three years left to run on his existing deal at St James Park.The former Coventry City man is unlikely to be available for Yeovil’s weekend clash with Fleetwood Town.
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  • Apple iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus coming to Xfinity Mobile

    In the United States, there are four major cell carriers -- Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint. They are not the only game in town, however, as there are regional carriers too. Not to mention, there are many MVNO offerings that piggyback off of the towers belonging to the aforementioned "big four."One interesting new player in the MVNO space is Comcast with its affordable and unlimited "Xfinity Mobile" offering. Limited to subscribers of Xfinity home service, it uses a combination of Verizon's excellent LTE network plus Xfinity's 18 million hotspots to maximize coverage. Today, Comcast announces that the the budget-friendly service will soon be getting . "Customers will be able to pre-order iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus beginning tomorrow, September 15 at XfinityMobile.com and Xfinitygs admits he's unimpressed by the antics of Paul Pogba at Manchester United.Pogba has declared he wanted to leave the club for a new challenge this summer.And when asked how team-mates would have reacted to that in his day, Red Devils legend Giggs wa stores, and both will be available in stoster United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has paid tribute to fallen former Cardiff City midfielder Peter Whittingham.The 35-year-old passed away after suffering a head injury last week.Solskjaer worked with Whittingham at Cardiff.He said: "I was deepres starting on September 22. For complete pricing details, please visit XfinityMobile.com. Additionally, iPhone X, the future of the smartphone, will be available to pre-order at XfinityMobile.com on October 27, and will be available November 3," says Comcast. Greg Butz, president of Xfinity Mobile says, "We are excited to be offering the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X to our customers who are seeking a better wireless experience for less money on the most popular devices. Xfinity Mobile was designed for the way consumers use their phones today, with the internet and data at the center of the experience. A perfect fit for the amazing new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus."If you want to pre-order an iPhone 8 or 8 Plus tomorrow, I urge you not to wait. You can do so  once the links are live. With the iPhone X not being released until November (an eternity), the popularity of its less-expensive siblings should prove high. Not to mention, with Xfinity Mobile being more of a niche service, its allotment of these devices could be limited.Do you plan tocontent_img buy one of the new iPhone smartphones on Xfinity Mobile? Which one? Please tell me in the comments.
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  • Exclusive – Meulensteen: Moyes should have made more signings at Man United

    David Moyes should have made more signings in the summer at Manchester United, believes the club’s former coach Rene Meulensteen.The Red Devils won the Premier Leagelsea striker Olivier Giroud.The Mirror says Conte has already added ex- Chelsea colleague Victor Moses to his ranks, along with Ashley Young from Man Utd.And he could raid his former club again before the window is out, after renewing interest in siue title last season but haven’t been able to recapture their form during this campaign.And Meulensteen reckons that their new manager, who only brought in and , was foolish not to make other additions to their squad.He told Drive Time: “In my opinion I think there should have been some other players added to the team just to make sure there is a constant thrust to the team and that people want to join United to make sure they win more trophies.“Obviously a lot has been said about the transfer window and what David Moyes and the club went through to bring Marouane against Leicester City.Marc Albrighton's foul on Mane in the area gave James Milner the chance to win the game from the spot in the 94th minute. It was Mane's chasing down a lost cause which originally created the chance.Klopp said, "Exceptional, abFellaini in.“The manager always needs to strengthen the team to get the maximum out of the players. The key is making sure, at the right time, you refresh the team and give them a new impulse because, especially upfront. If you dcontent_imgon’t you become too predictable.“Last year the arrival of Robin van Persie was the most important thing but this year, apart from Fellaini, nothing has really happened.”
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  • Zidane refuses Mourinho’s Bale bait

    Zinedine Zidane says Gareth Bale is fully concentrated on Real Madrid despite continued speculation linking the Wales international with a return to the Premier League.Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho suggested on Monday that he would "fi42million last year despite a record £223million investment on players.While that top line is well below the record £125m profit for the year ending May 2018, the rewards are being felt on the pitch with the club four victories away from winning thght" for Bale's signature with other coaches if Zidane left the winger out of his team for Tuesday's Super Cup clash between United and Madrid in Skopje.Bale was named on the bench for the Champions League final after recovering from injury, with Isco preferred by Zidane, while Madrid's expected move for Monaco's teenage striker Kylian Mbappe could push the 28-year-old down the pecking order at the Santiago Bernabeu.But Zidane refused to take the bait offered by Mourinho when he appeared in front of the press, indicating stories about Bale and team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo will not affect his side's focus."What's important is the player is feeling well," Zidane told reporters. "He has had a lot of continued training sessions with us and that is what is the most important."The end of last season was not easy for him because hcontent_imge was injured,. EdenBut now I see him very well, very concentrated."What’s important for us is not what Mourinho said, it is what we are going to do tomorrow."It's the same thing with Cristiano, we've also had stories there. People seem to want to blow a story out of proportion. We are concentrating on what we're doing and that's what's important."Bale is a Madrid player. That is all I can say. What I want to talk to you about now is an important match. Him, me, all the players and the fans are here for the match. That is all I can say."ready for — Gareth Bale (@GarethBale11) Bale's agent Jonathan Barnett has previously hit out at transfer speculation regarding his client, telling BBC Sport: "It's a ridiculous, stupid story."But while Zidane would not open the door for a potential Bale departure, Madrid captain Sergio Ramos was more sanguine about the possibility of the Welshman moving on before the transfer window closes."We respect the opinion of any other coach," said Ramos, who was reported to have fallen out with Mourinho during the Portuguese's time in charge of Madrid."At the moment, Gareth Bale is a player of Real Madrid and we are delighted to have him on board. The future of any player is decided by thais set to make his debut as Anderlecht player-manager in late June.It's been announced Anderlecht's first friendly for preseason will be against RWDM on June 22. It remains to be seen whether Kompany will appear in the Brussels derby as a player or mt player. We as team-mates have no opinion."The month of August is very long and anything can happen. Gareth Bale is a fantastic player and we are delighted to have him on our side."
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  • Windows 10’s unified Store includes apps, movies and music for all devices

    As we get further and further down the road to , Microsoft today reveals there will be a major overhaul to the Store. A single unified Store will be used to deliver apps, music, TV shows and movies to everything from desktops and laptops, to mobile devices and Xbox platforms -- the Internet of Things even gets a look in.Fire up the Store in the Windows 10 Technical Preview and you should now see a Movies & TV section (or Films & TV depending on where you are in the world). This has been present in the beta version of the Store for a while now, but now it actually works. The recently released will soon be integrated with the Store, and there's more to come. The latest update is handled server-side, so there's no need to install an update. If you're in one of the 20 supported countries (US, Canada, Mexico, Austria, Belgium (no TV content in these first few just yet), Denmark, n Eriksen can be sold today - but only today.Pochettino insists that unless things start to move today, there will be no time to complete a deal before the European transfer window closes on Monday night.The Tottenham boss said: “The good thing is Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Australia, Japan, and New Zealand) you can start renting and buying content right away.Introducing the latest update to the Store, Microsoft's :The experience you will see today is unfinished and we have a lot more work to do. For example -- you won’t see movie or TV details like cast and crew and you’ll only be able to stream video content right now. But don’t worry -- offline download capability will be coming!In the coming weeks we'll see the arrival of a Music page, but what Microsocontent_imgft is ultimately working towards is creating a Store that caters to all of your needs. By unifying t defender Walter Kannemann is a target for Wolves.He was linked with a move to Arsenal and then Atletico Madrid earlier this year.The Daily Mail report that his current club would sell the Argentina international, nicknamed The Viking, for around £1he Store experience, Microsoft is taking a leaf out of Apple and Google's books and making it possible to access your content easily no matter what device you are using.
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  • ‘We didn’t lose because of the referee’

    Referees can be impressed by the Bernabeue Bruce says Liverpool are the benchmark after Saturday's defeat.The Reds continued their 100% start to the Premier League season with a 3-1 win over the Toon Army at Anfield on Saturday.Bruce said of Liverpool: “They are as good as you can get. Yo." Those were the words of the German international ahead of the game, but after Real Madrid held out against Bayern's late onslaught on Tuesday night, The Bavarians saw three penalty appeals turned down by ther United for Axel Tuanzebe.Manager Nathan Jones is looking to improve his opcontent_imgTabithations at centre-back with Ryan Shawcross out for the season after breaking his ankle.However, his approach for Tuanzebe is expected to be in vain as the 21-year-old wants to man in black, most notably when, but Muller was dismissive of suggestions the officiating was the reason for Bayern's defeat."We played a lot better than in the first leg," he told 'beIN Sports'.Finally, Muller reserved special praise for Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas, who and he saved Real Madrid a lot of times," he concluded.
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  • Video highlights: Real Madrid 5-1 Elche

    Cristiano Ronaldo scored hat-trick number 25 of hisBould was pleased with the performances of new signing Pcontent_imgablo Mari and Rob Holding during Monday's 2-1 loss to Chelsea.Mari made his first appearance for the Gunners since arriving from Flamengo o Ballon d'Or moved to Newcastle from Real Madrid in 2005.He wrote in his new book, 'Michael Owen: Reboot - My Life, My Time': "Liverpool couldn't match Newcastle's offer. From a career perspective, there was no doubt in my mind that a move to the Norn loan last month, while Holding is returning from inju Real Madrid career as the Spanish giants ran out 5-1 winners against Elche in La Liga.Gareth Bale scored the other as the best player in the world struck four times to make it successive trebles for Real following his hat-trick in the 8-2 win against Deportivo.
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  • Martinez blasts Man United’s bid for Fellaini and Baines as a ‘waste of time’

    Everton manager Roberto Martinez believes Manchester United’s was a “wastet Barcelona.Alisson was voted goalkeeper of the year at the Best FIFA awards last month having helped Liverpool win the Champions League and Brazil the Copa America during the summer.On both occasions, the Reds shcontent_imgot-stopper came up against Messi in t of time”.The Toffees angrily responded to the Premier League champions’ double offer for their star duo, United had already .And Martinez, who is seeking to move on from the matter, believes United have wasted their own time pursuing the midfielder and left-back.He told evertontv: “It’s been well documented what happened with the transfer speculation, that’s been dealtnew contract at the club.Henderson excelled on loan at Sheffield United last season, as they achieved promotion to the Premier League.The young Englishman, who is with the under-21 side at the European Championships, will pledge his long term future with and it was all a little bit of a waste of time – time I don’t want the players to waste.”
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  • Mourinho: Hazard is the ‘special one’

    Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho described star player Eden Hazard as ‘special’, after While the 4-3 scoreline suggested a much tighter affair, Hazard ran the show, scoring twice and having a huge hand in another as Mourinho’s men kept within touching distance of league leaders Arsenal.“I think Hazard, Willian and Mata gave a great dynamic to the team and played well,” said the Chelsea boss afterwards. “Hazard was special and gave from the first minute to the last minute. He had so much ambition to beat people, to create, to score, it was an amazing performance.”Mourinho continued by speaking of delight at the efforts of his attack line, who looked dangerous throughout and could have perhaps scored more had it not been for their wastefulness in front 18-content_imgyear-old is reportedly unsettled at the English club, per The Sun.The likes of Marseille, Paris Saint-Germain, Napoli, Borussia Dortmund, Vitesse Arnhem and Juventus are interested in the player.Tavares signed a senior contract with Leicester earlof goal.“It’s very difficult to play quality football because teams are now very strong defensively. I think my team played fantastic football. Creative, beautiful, positive, all of the players playing dynamic and with creativity, I love the way they played.”He did admit however, that their defensive lapses were frustrating and although his side eventision about Antoine Griezmann's best role.Asked where he can get the maximum performance from the French forward, Valverde was pragmatic and didn't go too far."Statistically it seems he's more on the left, or in the middle, Carles Perez plays on the ually ran out winners, their work in dealing with set-pieces needs to change.“One of the basic things in football is to defend set-pieces. One of the easiest things to be successful in is defending them and day we just couldn’t defend.”
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  • Many senior executives do not know GDPR is coming

    More than four fifths (84 percent) of small business owners in the UK, and almost half (43 percent) of senior executives in large companies have no idea what GDPR is and that it’s coming.That's according to Security Tracker research, which also found that roughly one in seven (14 percent) of small business owners, and 31 percent of senior executives know what the fines content_imgof not complying with the GDPR are. This is despite the fact that 95 percent of senior executives and 87 percent of small business owners claim to have some understanding of their industry’s legal requirements.Four in ten have started preparing for the GDPR, even though 60 percent say the change in legislation would put pressure on their company.Also, the report says companies feel the UK government should take more action."As we approach May 2018, it's crucial that organizations of all sizes begin to take a proactive approach in preparing for the incoming GDPR," sayity icon Vincent Kompany thanked fans for their support after his testimonial last night.A crowd of 51,602 turned up at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday to say farewell to the former Manchester City captain, who left the Premier League champions at ths Robert Guice, senior vice president Shred-it EMEAA."From implementing stricter internal data protection procedures such as staff training, internal processing audits and reviews of HR policies, to ensuring greater transparency around the use of personal information, businesses must be aware of how the legislation will affect their company to ensure they are fully compliant.""Governmental bodies such as the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), must take a leading role in supporting businesses to get GDPR ready, by helping them to understand the preparation needed his players in defeat to Liverpool on Thursday night.Raul Jimenez had canceled Jordan Henderson's opener for Liverpool before Roberto Firmino's late winner.Nuno said, "Very good performance. Defensively we were organised and we played good. We cread and the urgency in acting now.""The closer Government, information security experts and UK businesses work together, the better equipped organizations will find themselves come May 2018."Published under license from ITProPortal.com, a Future plc Publication. All rights reserved. /
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  • Chelsea team news: no new injury concerns for Mourinho

    Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho will be able to choose from a fully fit squad ahead of Sunday’s clash with Southampton.With no new injury concerns or suspensions, the Blues boss can name named an unchanged side after their 2-0 Boxing Day victory against West Ham.However, with two matches in three days Mourinho may wish to tinker with his line-up and, with a full squad to choose from, he can be certain to name a strong side r Davies is leaving his coaching role at Anderlecht.The former Manchester City youth coach moved to Anderlecht last summer as Vincent Kompany's No2.But after the appointment of Frank Vercauteren as Anderlecht's main head coach, Davies found himself siegardless of any ch again.The World Cup winner lasted just three months in charge last season before being sacked.He told the Telegraph: "It's my heart that spoke. I wanted to go back to where I startecontent_imgd. I have no regrets about what happened. If I had known that it wasanges. Courtois, Cech, Ivanovic, Luis, Fabregas, Zouma, Ake, Ramires, Oscar, Hazard, Drogba, Mikel, Schurrle, Salah, Remy, Costa, Matic, Willian, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta, Schwarzer.
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  • Vallejo adds to Madrid casualty list

    Jesus Vallejo has suffered a fresh setback with Real Madrid confirming the The 22-year-old has managedss says Willy Boly's return from injury is a huge bonus for Wolves.The defender was back for their 1-1 draw at Europa League opponents Olympiakos this week.And Saiss said: “We are happy for him, first to be back and then for the team because he is just two appearances for Los Blancos this season and has over the past 18 months. Vallejo left training content_imgin tears on Monday after and a Madrid statement on Wednesday confirmed he hasto the "femoral bicepWesley is delighted to be off the mark for Aston Villa.The striker struck in victory over Everton Friday night.He said: “I am very happy to help my team with the goal. “In the first two games, I did not score but the supporters, manager and my team-mates know me, they know my quality – and I am very happy now. “I hope to continue like this – to help my team-mates, to score goals and to play very well. “The goal, of course, gives me more confidence. Now I have to continue like this."Wesley also singled out the claret and blue faithful for praise, saying the belief they offer cannot be underestimated.He added: “The support was incredible. The noise was incredible. The atmosphere was incredible. “It's important for this to continue because it helps you do good things on the pitch. The fans definitely help us."s of the left leg".Madrid didas they continue to monitor the injury. Santiago Solari's men face Leganes in the on Wednesday, leading 3-0 from the first contest at the Santiago Bernabeu.
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  • Mbappe: ‘With Neymar, we get along better and better’

    Kylian Mbappe believes the at Paris Saint-Germain.The Ligue 1 giants face Red Star Belgrade in their final Champions League Group C match, from a devilishly tough group.Elsewhere in the section, and act as cautionary tales, with neither side managing to win their matches in the Serbian capital.PSG beat Livor Thursday's Europa League second-leg clash at Inter Milan.Due to coronavirus concerns, all football has been suspended in Italy until April 3, while the Spanish Players' Association are calling for a similar block there.As such, Torres has ruled ouerpool 2-1 last time out and are , with Brazil superstar Neymar expected to recover from a groin injury in time."With Neymar, we get along better and better," France international Mbappe told reporters."We also know each other more. "There are. Having him is a huge asset for us. [Against Red Star] we will see all his quality. but this is not a problem for a player like him."PSG head into matchday six on eight points, one behind Napoli and two better off than Liverpool."The game we played against Liverpool&quot has earned a call up to the France squad.Guendouzi will replace Blaise Matuidi of Juventus, who pulled out.It is the first time the 20-year-old is with the content_imgsenior team under boss Didier Deschamps.The midfielder could be involved in the Euro 2020 qua; Mbappe added."We have shown of intensity and with quality."We are able to play with the intensity requested fSabiaor this kind of game.than what we've shown so far."
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  • Liverpool set to miss out on Barcelona youngster

    Liverpool look set to miss out on M at Chelsea this summer.The Frenchman pushed hard for an exit from Stamford Bridge during the January tranlete belief in his players at Burnley.The Clarets are struggling to win any points as they have suffered three defeats in a row.They lost to Crystal Palace, Manchester City and Tottenham recently.But Dyche has full faith in the squad at his disposal,sfer window.But a deal never eventuated and Giroud stayed.Fortunately for the 33-year-old, Tammy Abraham went down with injury and Michy Batshuaartin Montoya as Barcelona have opened talks with the defender over a new deal at the Nou Camp.The Reds, along with Inter Milan, have been monitoring the 22-year-old, who is out of contract in June.But Barca view the right-back as a key part of their future plans and have already entered negotiations with him over a new contract.And the La Liga champions are confident of finalising an agreement during next week’s international break.Barcelona are also looking to extend the stay of Montoya’s fellow La Masia academy graduate Marc Bartra, who was linked with Crystal Palace and West Ham econtent_imgarlier this year.
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