Making time to condemn corruption, he told the delegates of 209 FAs assembled in the hall: “We are rebuilding Fifa’s reputation after all that happened, we have taken over an organisation which was at its deepest point. If there is anyone who is in the room who thinks he can abuse football and enrich himself, I have one message: Leave. Leave football now. We don’t want you.” … [Read more...] about Blatter’s spirit lives on with Infantino seeing Fifa’s enemies inside and out
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"I knew the situation would come and it would be thrown at me. I was prepared. I really enjoyed the responsibility coming at top. We're youngsters, fearless and showed a lot of maturity as well," he said as the team finally shed off the 'perennial underachievers' tag to make the last-four in 2019. … [Read more...] about Shreyas Iyer feels he has sealed India’s number four slot
OlympicTalk notes: It will be difficult for anyone to supplant Price, the best goalie from the 2014 Olympics with a .59 goals-against average, .972 save percentage and shutouts of the U.S. and Sweden in the medal round. That said, Binnington bettered Price’s stats the last two seasons and won the Stanley Cup as a rookie in 2019. Canada’s goalie depth is such that the 2017 Stanley Cup winner and both 2018 Stanley Cup finalists are in the “also in the hunt” tier. … [Read more...] about Who makes the 2022 Canada Olympic men’s hockey roster?
The CliffsNotes of Liverpool’s 3-1 defeat of Arsenal says one team was much better than the other, who didn’t choose its lineup well and couldn’t take advantage of a defense that doesn’t look ready to match wits with the best in the world. … [Read more...] about Three things learned: Liverpool v. Arsenal