Month: November 2019

Burberry hits London Fashion Week with leather and lace

British fashion heavyweight Burberry Prorsum summoned a biker spirit as it presented the Spring/Summer 2016 collection at London Fashion Week on Monday. Models wearing leather jackets over fine lace dresses paraded in front of a star-studded audience, in a marriage of the delicate and the powerful. Burberry’s chief creative...

Carragher: I can't argue for VAR anymore

The former Liverpool defender thinks the refereeing system has been a failed experiment in the Premier League Jamie Carragher has run out of patience with VAR, saying he doesn’t think it has done what it was brought in to do and he can’t argue in favour of it anymore....

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage will not run in UK election

LONDON – Nigel Farage, the leader of Britain’s upstart Brexit Party, said he would not stand in the next month’s election, choosing instead to campaign countywide against Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s EU divorce deal. “I have thought very hard about this: How do I serve the cause of Brexit...

El Salvador orders expulsion of all Venezuelan diplomats

  Click Here: Spain Football Shop MEXICO CITY – El Salvador has ordered the expulsion of all Venezuelan diplomats from the Central American country, the authorities announced Sunday. El Salvador recognized opposition leader Juan Guaido as Venezuela’s interim president until free elections were held in the country, the government...

Klopp offers thoughts on Mane after booking for diving

Jurgen Klopp defended Sadio Mane after the Liverpool forward received a booking for diving against Aston Villa. Mane assisted the equaliser and scored the winner as Liverpool came from behind to beat Villa on Saturday. The Senegalese had received a yellow card for simulation in the first half, collapsing...

Lampard hails ‘brilliant’ Chelsea hero after deserved record win

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard hailed Kepa Arrizabalaga for a “brilliant save” in the final action of their 2-1 win over Watford. It was Chelsea’s seventh consecutive away win, equalling a club record which has stood since 1989. The visitors created a huge number of chances at Vicarage Road but...

Guardiola explains how Saints forced Man City to adapt

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola insisted they required “rhythm” in every aspect of their game to secure a 2-1 victory over a dogged Southampton. Southampton led for the majority of the game through James Ward-Prowse, but City’s patience paid off as Sergio Aguero equalised midway through the second half before...

IOC, Tokyo 2020 set for showdown talks over marathon

TOKYO – Representatives from the International Olympic Committee and Tokyo 2020 organisers are set for a third day of showdown talks on Friday as they look to resolve what has become a very public spat over the hosting of the marathon at next year’s Games. Last month, the IOC...

‘Big Six’ lenders enjoy steady growth in first 9 months of this year

China’s six large State-owned commercial banks maintained steady growth in the first nine months of this year. They posted total net profit of 931.74 billion yuan ($132 billion) attributable to equity holders of the bank during this period, up 5.56 percent year-on-year. Among the six lenders, Postal Savings Bank...