In their first Euro warm-up game, Sweden beat Finland 2-0 on Saturday in Solna’s side. Starter at the forefront with Marcus Berg, Robin Quaison baffled Joronen and opened the scoring for the locals. After the locker room, Sebastian Larsson scored a penalty and doubled the stake for Sweden. The Scandinavians are off to a good start as they face Spain to start the European Championship. In their second friendly, Larsson and his partners will face Armenia. Also qualifying for the Euro, Finland hope to recover against Estonia. As a reminder, the Finns are in the group of Denmark, Russia and Belgium.
Sweden’s Peder Fredricson won the third round of the Global Champions Tour on Saturday in Ramatuelle (Var). Third place for Simon Delestre.
Fabio Capello, the former Juventus coach, has spoken about the return of Massimiliano Allegri to the bench of the Old Lady.
Since his return to the head of FC Barcelona, Joan Laporta has been thinking of separating from Ronald Koeman, and the plans of the Blaugrana president have been confirmed in recent hours. However, the departure of the Dutchman is still far from being recorded, while relations between the two men are strained … Tied to FC Barcelona until June 2022, Ronald Koeman sees his future dotted with the Blaugrana. The Dutchman was not chosen by Joan Laporta and he is reportedly seriously considering a change of coach during the offseason. A first meeting has already taken place this week between the two men to discuss next season, but no decision has yet been taken, and for good reason. Laporta reportedly told Koeman that he was seriously considering appointing a new coach but wanted to keep him in his post while he waited to see if he could find his successor. Information disclosed by TV3 which did not fail to react the company which manages the interests of Ronald Koeman: “Imagine: I want to marry you, but I have doubts. Give me two weeks to find a better partner… If I can’t find the right person, we…
Hours before the 100% English Champions League final, supporters of Chelsea and Manchester City flocked in large numbers to downtown Porto.
The Lille French champion Jonathan Bamba received this Saturday morning the medal from the city of Alfortville, where he is from. He then went to the Val de Seine sports complex, to the delight of the local kids.
The German Johannes Vetter achieved the third best performance in javelin history in Chorzow (Poland) with 96.29 m on Saturday at the European team championships.
Already winner the day before, Arnaud Démare (Groupama-FDJ) won in the sprint on Saturday the third stage of the Loops of Mayenne 2021. The Frenchman gave his analysis at the end of the race.
According to the Nepalese authorities, the Hong Kong mountaineer Tsang Yin-hung broke the world record for the fastest ascent of Everest (8,848 m) by a woman: just under 26 hours. The record has yet to be formalized.
The Toulon manager appreciated the behavior of his men, winners of Bordeaux-Bègles in Mayol (25-19) and still in the race for the qualification for the final phase of the Top 14.
Victorious in Brive (28-33), Castres remains hopeful of entering the top 6. As for Brive and Montpellier, they ensure their maintenance in Top 14. The place of barrage will be played between Bayonne and Pau on the last day.
This 2.24 m colossus, as limited in attack as he was dominant in defense, has long accompanied the Malone-Stockton duo in the Jazz. He died at 64.
Discover, in video, the highlights of the 20th stage of this 2021 edition of the Giro d’Italia, won this Saturday by Damiano Caruso (Bahrain Victorious).
Arnaud Démare (Groupama-FDJ) won in the sprint the third stage of the Loops of Mayenne which ended in Craon on Saturday.
Guest of the program “Ça frotter” on the channel L’Equipe, Bryan Coquard expressed his satisfaction at the end of the 3rd stage of the Loops of Mayenne.
Olympique Lyonnais announced in a press release this Saturday the signing of Dutch coach Peter Bosz until 2023.
It is on flat seas and in very light winds that the twelve crews (seven VOR 65 and 5 Imoca) set off in Lorient this Saturday for the first stage of The Ocean Race Europe bound for Cascais.
Arnaud Démare seized the leader’s jersey of the Loops of Mayenne by winning during the 3rd stage disputed between Saint-Berthevin and Craon. After the race, the Frenchman gave his impressions on the program “Ça va frotter” on the L’Equipe channel.
The Champions League final between Manchester City and Chelsea this Saturday is also the occasion of a face-to-face meeting between Phil Foden and Mason Mount. Back in figures and statements on the performance of two of the greatest talents of the new generation.
Yet announced on the side of PSG, Lionel Messi would be considerably close to extending his contract at FC Barcelona. And Barca’s proposal would run for 10 years. Explanations. As Leonardo made it known on the Canal Football Club set last September, a few days after the announcement of the sending via burofax of Lionel Messi’s desire to leave FC Barcelona, PSG must be attentive if such an opportunity arises. And if we are to believe the successive statements of Neymar, Leandro Paredes, Marco Verratti, Angel Di Maria and even Marquinhos over the season, the door of PSG is wide open for Lionel Messi. The sports director of Paris Saint-Germain, supported by Doha, would have even formulated a contract offer to the Lionel Messi clan according to the journalist Marcelo Bechler, namely a proposal for the next two years with an optional third season. Jorge Messi, his father, as well as his brother would both encourage him to consider this offer and even push him to join PSG. However, it could be that the spell has already been cast in the soap opera Lionel Messi and that an extension of …
Olivier Échouafni, the coach of PSG, did not want to be polluted by the announcement of the departure of his guardian, Christiane Endler, next season at OL, while the title will be played on Sunday evening between the two teams .