RelatedPosts Napoli Coach: Osimhen young lad with old brain Osimhen, Napoli bow to COVID-19 Napoli president tests positive for coronavirus Lille OSC of France striker, Victor Osimhen, has reportedly rejected transfer move to Serie A side, Napoli.Osimhen, according to impeccable sources, is surprised that Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis could not recognise him as the player being sorted for. The source said: “Victor was given the best treat in Italy.“He enjoyed the yacht cruise and all that, but was shocked that the owner of the cub couldn’t recognise him when they finally met to discuss the transfer deal.“Victor sat before Napoli owner and he was asking who sat before him.“At that point the player got discouraged about the settings.“He had no option than to return to France in order to regroup with his teammates at Lille.” Other top European sides such as Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham are still on the trail of the Nigerian.The striker has scored 18 goals in all competitions for the French side.Tags: Aurelio De LaurentisLille OSCNapoliVictor Osimhen
September 19, 2020
LEEWARD Islands upstaged Jamaica and registered an emphatic five-wicket victory in their Cricket West Indies (CWI) Under-17 50-Overs competition first round encounter at the National Cricket Centre, Balmain, Couva on Tuesday.Jamaica batted first and were bundled out for 96 in 31.4 overs. Ricardo McIntosh hit four fours off 3 balls and emerged as the top scorer with 24. Michael Thompson and Roberto Simpson scored 17 (3×4 off 46 balls) and 11 respectively.Zawandi White (3 wickets for 18 runs), Elroy Francis (2 for 18) and Michael James (2 for 20) were the main wicket-takers for Leewards.Leewards raced to a commanding victory when they replied with 97 for 5 in 27.5 overs.Uri Smith led the way with an attractive 36 that was decorated with five fours off 56 deliveries. Elroy Francis hastened the triumph with three fours off 10 balls and was undefeated on 17 when they celebrated an important milestone.Summarised Scores.At National Cricket Centre, Balmain, Couva: Jamaica 96 all out in 31.4 overs (Ricardo McIntosh 24, Michael Thompson 17, Roberto Simpson 11; Zawandi White 3 for 18, Elroy Francis 2 for 18, Mandre James 2 for 20) lost to Leeward Islands 97 for 5 in 27.5 overs (Uri Smith 36, Elroy Francis 17 not out, Carlon Tuckett 10; Romaine Jacobs 2 for 31). (Brij Parasnath)
September 9, 2020
Photo © Tipperary GAA Small margins will be the difference between Tipperary and Galway on Sunday, according to the captain of the Premier side.It’s the third year running the sides have met at this stage of the competition – each team having come out on top on one occasion so far.Padraic Maher says the game could come down to something as simple as a single hook, block, or puck of the ball. He says they’ll have to be tuned in for the full 70 minutes to book their place in an All Ireland final.Tipp FM s live coverage of the All Ireland Hurling semi final Tipperary versus Galway comes in association with Mulcahy Car Sales Ardcroney, Nenagh and Connolly Man O’Connell Street, Clonmel.