Month: July 2019

China’s Xin makes history in 10 km open water race

Chinese swimmer Xin Xin won the first gold medal for China in open water swimming at the 18th FINA World Championships on Sunday in South Korea. The 22-year-old finished first in one hour 54 minutes and 47.20 seconds in the women’s 10km open water swimming, becoming the first to...

Cool in fashion, tool for communication

For centuries, the handheld fan endured as a fashion accessory and even became a tool for secret communication. Eastern and Western cultures alike have embraced the traditional handheld fan, not only as a temperature-cooling instrument, but also as an accessory that adds a delicate silhouette to a look. For...

Ajax chief Overmars spells out Ozil plan for Arsenal

Marc Overmars has told Arsenal how they can up upgrade Mesut Ozil and still make money. The former Gunners winger is currently serving as director of football at Ajax, who have promised Hakim Ziyech ‘a good transfer’ this summer. Overmars claims Ziyech, who recorded 21 goals and 24 assists last season,...

Embracing a young, hungry and probably potless Man Utd…

Send your innermost thoughts to theeditor@football365.com…   Great expectations Just read Johnny’s excellent piece on having expectations. Yes, yes, a thousand times yes! I’m a United fan and all summer has been spent reading dullards react to every transfer rumour with ‘what are they playing at?’ People getting wound...

Man City finally embark on tour after nightmare delays

Manchester City have finally been cleared to fly to China for their pre-season tour after two days of frustrating delays. The champions were due to travel to Shanghai ahead of the Premier League Asia Trophy on Saturday but their departure was twice put back due to to an administrative...

Liverpool bring in free agent amid pre-season injury crisis

Liverpool have called upon free agent Andy Lonergan to help amid a pre-season goalkeeping injury crisis – but he won’t be joining permanently. The European champions embark on their pre-season tour of the United States on Tuesday with Simon Mignolet as their only first-team keeper option. Click Here: bape...

Wan-Bissaka discusses Zaha help, pressure of joining United

Aaron Wan-Bissaka has denied that it was “difficult” to “focus” while speculation over his move to Manchester United was rampant. Wan-Bissaka completed a protracted £50m move to United last month, becoming the club’s second signing of the summer. The right-back has already impressed in pre-season, settling well into such...

Barry makes landfall at Louisiana, weakening to tropical storm

HOUSTON — Tropical storm Barry made landfall near Intracoastal City, US state of Louisiana, and weakened to a storm again from a hurricane on Saturday afternoon, according to the US National Hurricane Center (NHC). Barry became a hurricane as it was making its final approach toward the Gulf Coast...

Time is running out for Facebook as TikTok takes over in Vietnam

HANOI-A teenager on Hang Dau street in downtown Hanoi took out his phone and started to shoot a video of an old homeless woman who was sitting under the awning of a store with her small bundle of rugged blankets and bags. Dao Duy Nam, a junior student at...

Ornstein weighs in on reports of Arsenal’s club-record bid

Arsenal either have or have not made a club-record bid to sign Nicolas Pepe from Lille. No-one is sure. Pepe’s future has been one of the summer’s longest-running transfer sagas, with Liverpool angrily denying they were interested last month. Manchester City were then linked with the forward, as were...