Robin van Persie sends message to Bukayo Saka after ‘brilliant’ assist against Leicester

first_img‘Absolute brilliant run & assist from Saka,’ said Van Persie.The Dutchman then followed up his tweet with a series of hashtags that included ‘pace’, ‘technique’, ‘vision’ and ‘player’.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityDespite an impressive performance from Saka, Arsenal were unable to hold onto their lead.Eddie Nketiah was sent off less than two minutes after he entered the field for a high challenge on Leicester full-back James Justin and that gave the Foxes the extra encouragement they needed to flood forward.Jamie Vardy eventually scored with around six minutes left on the clock when he converted Demarai Gray’s cross.Arsenal’s failure to collect all three points all but finishes off their hopes of finishing in a Champions League spot, while Leicester maintain are a point behind Chelsea in fourth.MORE: Nathan Ake, Tyrone Mings and Alessio Romagnoli on Manchester United’s centre-back shortlist Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 7 Jul 2020 11:35 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link4.6kShares Advertisement Absolute brilliant run & assist from Saka #pace #technique #vision #player 🔥— Robin van Persie (@Persie_Official) July 7, 2020center_img Comment Robin van Persie sends message to Bukayo Saka after ‘brilliant’ assist against Leicester Bukayo Saka provided a fine assist for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Picture: Getty)Former Arsenal star Robin van Persie described Bukayo Saka’s assist Leicester as absolutely ‘brilliant’ following the Gunners’ 1-1 draw against the Foxes.The teenage sensation kept up his stunning form with a sublime assist for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in the first half, which put Mikel Arteta’s side one up against Brendan Rodgers’ men.Saka left former Manchester United ace Jonny Evans in a heap with his quick movement and he slid a perfectly weighted ball across the box with his weaker right foot for Aubameyang to tap home.The 18-year-old has been Arsenal’s standout performer this term and supporters were overjoyed that he signed a new long-term deal last week to commit his future to the club.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTAnd Van Persie appears to be similarly impressed with the Duthcman describing Saka’s assist as ‘brilliant’.last_img read more

NegOcc ARB groups share resources amid coronavirus

first_imgBACOLOD City – Amid the coronavirusdisease 2019 outbreak, agrarian reform beneficiary organizations (ARBOs) in thenorthern parts of Negros Occidental shared their resources to their members andother farmers. In a statement on April 2, theDepartment of Agrarian Reform Negros Occidental-I lauded the ARBOs for theirgenerosity towards their fellow farmers and farmworkers, who are considered asfrontliners in food production The financial assistance came from theorganization’s gains from dividends and quedans (warehouse receipts) out oftheir sugarcane harvest in the previous crop year. Hacienda Chambery FarmworkersAssociation has a total of 46 member-ARBs, who acquired a land area of 53hectares under the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP). Member-agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARB) of the Nazareth Farmworkers Association in Barangay Purisima, Manapla, Negros Occidental prepare essential goods and financial aid to be distributed to its members and other ARBs in their area on March 26. They are one of the ARB organizations in this province to do so amid the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic. DAR NEGROS OCCIDENTAL I-NORTH The group handed out five kilograms ofrice, noodles, sardines and eggs to each recipient. The cooperative has 102 member-ARBs and135 laborers. They cultivate 251 hectares of sugarcane plantation out of the342 hectares acquired area under the CARP. On March 30, the Hacienda Chambery groupin Barangay Caduha-an distributed food packs to 52 recipients, which includesits members, non-member farmers and seasonal farmworkers. Based in Barangay Purisima, the NazarethFarmworkers Association has a total of 63 member-ARBs, who collectively managea seven-hectare sugarcane plantation. In the same village on March 15, the DalayapanAgrarian Reform Cooperative provided a total of 97 sacks of rice to its 237recipients. “This socially responsible and selflessact is what we need today. It reminds us that whether our resources scarce orabundant, we must also consider and be mindful of the needs of others,” itadded.(With a report from PNA/PN) Two ARBOs in Cadiz City, the HaciendaChambery Farmworkers Association and the Dalayapan Agrarian Reform Cooperative,gave out food packs, while the Nazareth Farmworkers Association of Manapla townreleased financial assistance to its members and extended help to other ARBs intheir area. In Manapla town, meanwhile, the NazarethFarmworkers Association released financial assistance to its members andextended help to other ARBs in their area on March 26.last_img read more

Everything is more difficult without Valverde

first_imgThe statistics underline Valverde’s merits, without which everything is much more difficult for Madrid. While he is on the field, the partial scorer is overwhelmingly favorable: 31-4. Without it the data, although still positive, are less happy: 19-16. And now the Spanish Super Cup, a tournament that can finish picking up. The importance of Fede Valverde in this Real Madrid is such that its presence and absences are almost noticed. Without him in the Coliseum, Zidane’s team sweated seas in defense and saw his offensive flow diminished with respect to recent attacks. They saved the Courtois ballot and two isolated actions on Varane aerial balls, but those trees do not prevent to see the forest. The data indicate its importanceThat career for the sentence defines the impudence and power of a soccer player who even Zidane had gone virtually unnoticed. In fact, with Zizou himself he started 2019-20 without entering the plane to Vigo. Now Madrid is not understood without him, the eighth player in minutes (1,139) of the squad. Zidane pulled a manual topic in the press room to explain its substitution: “Everyone is involved. I have 25 players and they always play 11. In the end it is everyone’s question …”. center_img Fede entered the 70 ‘and his greatest merit was his Instant adaptation to the rhythm of the game and the commendable intensity of Getafe de Bordalás. He did not clash and began to cover the field, avoiding any possible disconnection in the final minutes. He provided eight passes (seven successful) or a clearing, but above all an assistance preceded by a spectacular gallop. In the discount he went to the rival goal like a rocket, gasoline was left over, and he ended up serving Modric 0-3, That accompanied very well and only had to push the ball to the net.last_img read more


first_imgPaddy McGrath will be a key man for Ardara in their Donegal SFC quarter-final against Naomh Conaill.In 2009, old foes Naomh Conaill and Ardara faced each other in the Donegal SFC quarter-final, it was expected that Glenties would dispose of their rivals at ease, but that’s not how it panned out.Ardara took Naomh Conaill to the pin of their collar and forced the game into a replay.In the subsequent replay, after sixty minutes the two sides still couldn’t be separated so the game was brought into extra-time. Naomh Conaill eventually won through in the end in what was a truly epic two-game club championship series.Five years have passed since that encounter, and since then Naomh Conaill have won a Donegal SFC, they defeated Killybegs in 2010, and also reached the Ulster Final that season.Naomh Conaill under the stewardship of Paddy Campbell have ambitions of taking the Dr Maguire cup back to Glenties.With Anthony Thompson, Dermot Molloy and Dara Gallagher at their disposal they have the firepower to do so. Ardara were unlucky not to reach the Donegal SFC final last year, after being narrowly defeated by one point by eventual champions Glenswilly.They’ll be hoping they can go one better this year, and would love to send their local rivals tumbling out of the championship and book a semi-final spot.They’ve enjoyed a consistent season, they’re a consistent team, and have a great championship pedigree.Naomh Conaill are expected to beat Ardara on Saturday, but the Ardara men will have something to say about that.It wouldn’t be surprising of this game needed another replay to decide the winner. The game is at Tir Chonaill Park, Donegal Town, with throw-in at 4pm.It’s going to be close and with a lot at stake, it’s hard to pick a winner.Naomh Conaill have greater experience in big matches, so they might just shade it.VERDICT – NAOMH CONAILL DONEGAL SFC QUARTER-FINAL PREVIEW: BITTER RIVALS ARDARA AND NAOMH CONAILL ALL SET FOR CRUCIAL CLASH was last modified: October 17th, 2014 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:ArdaraDonegal SFCDonegal SFC PreviewGAANaomh ConaillnewsSportlast_img read more