Tuesday, November 30

Ballon d’Or: Criticism and Lionel Messi’s Choice

Lionel Messi wins the Player of the Year award for the seventh time. He receives the award mainly because of his success with the national team - and because he caused a lot of hustle and bustle with his move to Paris. Lionel Messi finally won a title with Argentina - largely because of that he received the Ballon d'Or. Christophe Ena / AP Lionel Messi put himself and his three sons in the same glitter jackets, his wife Antonela came in a gold dress - when football is glamorous, it sometimes looks, well, very Christmassy. The Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris hosted the Ballon d'Or awards ceremony for the Player of the Year, and a few hours after the red carpet parade, Messi won the industry Oscar again. For the seventh time; and to some incomprehension. Reference-www.nzz.c...

DEL: Steelers with an away win at the Wild Wings

In the BW duel, the Bietigheim Steelers scored an important win against the Schwenninger Wild Wings. The Adler Mannheim were able to defeat the EHC Munich in the top game. The Wild Wings goalkeeper, Marvin Cüpper, who guarded the Schwenninger's goal for the corona-positive Joacim Eriksson, could not prevent the guests from taking the lead in the ninth minute. Alex Preibisch scored for the bottom of the table from Bietigheim. Download video (5.5 MB | MP4) Balanced game Before the first third break, however, the home side equalized with Alexander Karatchun's stab. In the second period, too, both teams gave each other nothing. Again the Steelers took the lead. This time the Canadian Riley Sheen scored the goal. Ken André Olimb equalized the Wild Wings afte...
Quirky game including demolition: Belenenses Lisbon plays first nine, then seven

Quirky game including demolition: Belenenses Lisbon plays first nine, then seven

Because 17 players had to be deleted from the squad in the event of a short-term corona outbreak, Belenenses tackled the Lisbon derby against Benfica with just nine players, including two goalkeepers. The fact that the game even took place inevitably raised questions - and ultimately led to an abort after the break. Julian Weigl unpacks the jubilation: Benfica rolled over Belenenses in the bizarre city derby with many goals. imago images/GlobalImagens Even the obli...
WTA doesn’t leave Fall Peng in peace: Mails are “clearly influenced by others”

WTA doesn’t leave Fall Peng in peace: Mails are “clearly influenced by others”

Saturday, November 27th, 2021 WTA doesn't let Fall Peng rest Mails are "clearly influenced by others" Peng Shuai has appeared in public several times since her abuse allegations. The worries about the Chinese tennis player are not diminishing. The players' organization WTA still fears "censorship or coercion". And therefore does not give up. The WTA player organization continues to urge clarification in the case of the Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai, who has since disappeared. WTA boss Steve Simon was "still deeply concerned that Peng is not free from censorship or coercion," said a spokeswoman for the AFP ne...

Berlin Football Association continues games

The Berlin Football Association (BFV) will continue to play in the classes below the upper league even after the new Corona regulation from November 27th. "While the infection protection measures in covered sports facilities and indoor spaces such as functional buildings are being tightened (2G-Plus), exercise in the open air is not affected," said the BFV on its website. "The new infection control measures regulation offers amateur football the opportunity to continue playing football games in Berlin," said BFV President Bernd Schultz. "Against the background of the demonstrably low risk of infection in the fresh air, we at the BFV decided to continue playing." Schultz appeals to the clubs to "consistently implement and adhere to the applicable hygiene rules ...

New Corona regulation: Stuttgart versus Mainz in front of a maximum of 25,000 fans

Bundesliga club VfB Stuttgart can play their home game on Friday against FSV Mainz 05 in front of a maximum of 25,000 spectators. This emerges from the new Corona regulation, which the Baden-Württemberg state government announced on Tuesday evening. After that, from Wednesday on, the spectator seats in stadiums and sports halls may only be 50 percent occupied, the upper limit is 25,000 spectators. In addition, the 2G-plus rule applies from now on, which means that only vaccinated and convalescent people with a negative daily test are allowed to watch. Corona "alert level II" applies from Wednesday in BW The new alert level II with further restrictions is triggered because the limit of 450 Covid-19 cases in intensive care units has been exceeded for the second time this week. In a sports...
BVB goes into the all-or-nothing game with a “broad chest”

BVB goes into the all-or-nothing game with a “broad chest”

Round of 16 entry, qualifying round or a decision on the last game day: anything is possible for Borussia Dortmund in the early group final at Sporting Lisbon. Captain Marco Reus and his teammates strolled down the gangway in their fine top-class suits. A little more tension arose on board flight EW 1909 just before landing in Lisbon when looking at the Estadio Jose Alvalade. In the vociferous home of the Portuguese champions Sporting, BVB definitely wants to get the round of 16 ticket in the Champions League on Wednesday (9:00 p.m. / DAZN) - but a crazy all-or-nothing game threatens to end prematurely. "We have a big challenge ahead of us. We should tackle it and win. Then the topic is over," said managing director Hans-Joachim Watzke, who swore coach Marco Rose's team to w...

Seven Spandauers on the course under the new national coach

With seven players, Wasserfreunde Spandau 04 have the largest share in the first course under the new trainer Petar Porobic. The 64-year-old Montenegrin appointed Mateo Cuk, Maurice Jüngling, Marin Restovic, Denis Strelezkij, Zoran Bozic, Aleks Sekulic and Yannek Chiru. Hagen Stamm is missing, he is currently not in top shape. A total of 16 players are taking part in the course in Hanover until this Wednesday, with Ferdinand Korbel from OSC Potsdam. In February of next year, Porobic's national team will have their first endurance test at the European Championship qualification in Slovenia. Two out of five teams make it to the finals. Source: dpa | Updated: Tuesday, November 23, 2021 10:35 a.m. Reference-www.berlin.de