10 months ago​Man Utd veteran Mata thanks Mourinho: But it’s time for optimism

first_imgAbout the authorFreddie TaylorShare the loveHave your say ​Man Utd veteran Mata thanks Mourinho: But it’s time for optimismby Freddie Taylor10 months agoSend to a friendShare the loveManchester United attacker Juan Mata has thanked Jose Mourinho for all he did at the club.With the Portuguese boss now gone and replaced by club legend Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, a few United players have been saying their piece on Mourinho’s departure.The Spaniard remained his classy self in his comments about his former boss.He wrote in his personal blog: “Obviously, it has been a different week with the change of manager and I’d like to thank Jose for the trophies we won together and wish him luck for the future.He added: “As you will all be aware, the legendary Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is our new boss and we couldn’t have started off upon his return to the club in a better way.”It was a convincing win against Cardiff and it will raise morale going into the end of 2018 and the rapidly approaching new year.”It is time for be optimistic, to look ahead and keep working hard to climb up the table. We are really motivated to do so while entertaining our fans, who deserve so much.” last_img read more

10 months agoMan Utd striker Lukaku: Solskjaer style benefits me

first_imgMan Utd striker Lukaku: Solskjaer style benefits meby Paul Vegas10 months agoSend to a friendShare the loveManchester United striker Romelu Lukaku says he’s working closely with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.Lukaku scored in the FA Cup win over Reading.He told MUTV: “I take it one day at a time, work as hard as I can and help the team.”I am really happy and try to improve along the way.”He [Solskjaer] helps us a lot in the training when we’re doing finishing practice with things like how to strike the ball, how to move away from the ball.”The way he wants us to play really benefits me because he wants me to be in positions where I want to be.”He understands what type of striker you are and plays to your strength.” About the authorPaul VegasShare the loveHave your saylast_img

CANADIAN MUSIC SCENE ICON WINNIPEG FOLK FEST FOUNDER MITCH PODOLAK DIES

first_imgRIP: CANADIAN FOLK VISIONARY MITCH PODOLAKThe father and inspiration behind many of Canada’s annual folk festivals, Mitch Podolak died late Sunday night at St. Boniface hospital in Winnipeg, son Leonard Podolak confirmed on his Facebook page. He was 71 and is reported to have died died from complications related to septic shock.Podolak was a legend in the community he helped foster and build, having spent 55 years in the folk music business. A co-founder of the Winnipeg Folk Festival, he was also a formative figure in helping launch festivals in Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver, and to the east in Canso, NS, and Owen Sound, ON. He also helped create the Winnipeg International Children’s Festival, Winnipeg’s West End Cultural Centre and other staples in the music community. READ MOREMitch Podolak, founder of the Winnipeg Folk Festival, has died, his family says. (Sandra Thacker/CBC) Login/Register With: MAN OF THE PEOPLEMitch Podolak attended his final music workshop Sunday.The 71-year-old, whose legacy includes co-founding the Winnipeg Folk Festival and the West End Cultural Centre, died of complications from septic shock after witnessing one more jam by local musicians and family members in his hospital room.“We played some songs for him. It was Bright Morning Star I learned from (British folk act) the Oysterband. I sang him that and he was gone,” said his son Leonard Podolak. READ MORE‘A TRUE VISIONARY’: CO-FOUNDER OF WINNIPEG FOLK FESTIVAL DIESThe Winnipeg music community is mourning the death of Mitch Podolak. Podolak was a co-founder of the Winnipeg Folk Festival and founder of the West End Cultural Centre.Facebook was flooded with stories Sunday evening of the impact he had on the community.Winnipeg Folk Festival wrote: ‘Words cannot express how much he will be missed. More than one of our founders, he was a father, a friend, a leader, a mentor, a true visionary. We owe so much of who we are to him.” READ MORE Advertisement LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment MITCH PODOLAK, FOUNDER OF WINNIPEG FOLK FESTIVAL AND WEST END CULTURAL CENTRE, DIESManitoba’s music scene is mourning a legend after the death of Mitch Podolak. Tributes to the founding artistic director of the Winnipeg Folk Festival and founder of Winnipeg’s West End Cultural Centre have poured in after word began to spread that he died on Sunday.“It’s been amazing to watch the tributes come in,” Leonard Podolak, Mitch’s son, told Marcy Markusa, host of CBC Manitoba’s morning radio show Information Radio on Monday. READ MOREFYI Music News LogoJAY AYMAR’S PERSONAL REFLECTION ON MITCH PODOLAK’S LEGACYSinger, songwriter and guitarist Jay Aymar pens a touching eulogy for his friend Mitch Podolak who died Sunday in Winnipeg. Mitch Podolak (Photo by Rodney Smith)center_img Advertisement Facebook Advertisement Twitter The world lost one of its premiere folk music ambassadors this weekend: Mitch Podolak. Imagine Mt. Rushmore without Lincoln.  This is a huge loss.Personally, I’ve lost a spiritual advisor, intellectual jouster, artistic curator, employment counselor, employer, breaded veal cutlet impresario and eventually – a friend.I’ve just put the finishing touches on my first political album entitled A War for Love. The second song, Songs of Peace and Freedom, was inspired by one of our conversations. READ MORE CANADIAN MUSIC SCENE ICON, WINNIPEG FOLK FEST FOUNDER MITCH PODOLAK DIESA giant in the local Winnipeg and Canadian music scene has died. The West End Cultural Centre and Winnipeg Folk Fest have both confirmed that their founder, Mitch Podolak, has died.“It is with profound sadness that we share of the passing of the founder of the West End Cultural Centre, Mitch Podolak,” the WECC posted on social media. READ MORElast_img read more

France not favourites for World Cup

first_imgTottenham goalkeeper and France captain Hugo Lloris believes his side are not the favourites to lift the trophy next Sunday.France beat Uruguay 2-0 on Friday after goals from Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann to secure their place in the semi-finals against Belgium.Lloris added that his team must perform better if they are to defeat the Red Devil according to Daily Mail via Sportsmole.“I don’t think so,” the stopper said when asked if his side are favourites.“A nation like Brazil with all its talent and history has to be the favourites and if Belgium beat them then that fact will make them favourites.Christian Eriksen, Tottenham, SpursPochettino: ‘Happy’ Christian Eriksen ready for Spurs action Andrew Smyth – September 12, 2019 Mauricio Pochettino insists Christian Eriksen is “happy” and in the right frame of mind for Tottenham despite his failed summer exit.“To win the semi-final we need to play at a better level than we did against Uruguay. We will be up against a great Belgium team with fantastic players.“It will be a big, big fight and I hope we are ready for it.”France looks to grab a spot in the final of a second successive major tournament following their appearance against Portugal in the final of Euro 2016.last_img read more

Son Heungmin returns to South Korea for Asia Cup

first_imgTottenham have announced that Son Heung-min has been called up to the South Korea squad for next month’s Asian CupThe 26-year-old forward will travel to the United Arab Emirates between January 5 and February 1 for the tournament.But Spurs did add that on the club website that Son will skip two of South Korea’s group games at the Asian Cup and will, therefore, remain available for them.The games Son will miss for South Korea will be against the Philippines and Kyrgyzstan in Group C.Victor Wanyama, Tottenham Hotspur, Premier LeaguePochettino admits Wanyama remains in his Spurs plans Manuel R. Medina – September 14, 2019 Kenyan international, Victor Wanyama, was the protagonist of a summer transfer saga, but in the end, he is set to stay at Tottenham Hotspur.But the former Bayer Leverkusen star will be available for Spurs’ Premier League showdown against Manchester United on January 13.Although doubts remain over Son’s participation in Spurs’ second leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge later that month.The Korean scored the opening goal for Spurs on Wednesday night in their 2-0 win over rivals Arsenal to book their spot in the last four.Son had captained South Korea to glory at the Asian Games earlier this year, which means he no longer is required to return to his homeland to do national service.last_img read more

New Roma stadium gets the green light

first_imgRoma have finally been given the green light to start work on their new stadium project, according to the Stadio della Roma’s official Twitter account.According to Football Italia, there were confirmed reports on Tuesday that the Polytechnic University of Turin’s report on the proposed plans were positive.“The Stadio della Roma will go ahead and the proponents, if they want, can break ground as early as this year,” Rome mayor Virgina Raggi said after her presentation of the report.“We’re not against works or big works, the stadium being one of them, but rather we’re in favour of useful works that bring benefits to the city and its citizens, as in this case where a part of the city will be upgraded.The Politecnico di Torino’s independent technical report is positive: #StadiodellaRoma will be built.#LoStadioSiFa pic.twitter.com/I4nVU3Wyl2— Stadio della Roma (@StadiodellaRoma) February 5, 2019“The reduction in size won’t affect mobility. The stadium project confirms the choice of sustainable mobility is the right path to take.”Chris Smalling open to a permanent AS Roma deal Andrew Smyth – September 6, 2019 Chris Smalling can “definitely see a longer-term future” for himself at AS Roma should things work out on his loan spell from Manchester United.The project was initially given the all-clear at the end of 2017, but it was then held up by the arrest of nine people linked to the arena’s construction, among them contractor Luca Parnasi.Italy’s Deputy PM Matteo Salvini has welcomed news of Roma’s new stadium project going through. “It’s good news for Rome and all of Italian sport.”“It’s good news for Rome and all of Italian sport,” the interior minister and Milan fan told Agenzia Dire.“There’s absolutely a need for new, modern and safe stadia. Finally, a rundown area of the city will come back to life.”STADIO DELLA ROMA | 🏟️ | Councillor: ‘Everyone has expressed positive opinions on the project’➡️ https://t.co/hTx465FQJw pic.twitter.com/8p0wMF4K1h— AS Roma English (@ASRomaEN) November 24, 2017last_img read more

Planning considering new application of 12storey resort wants public opinions

first_img Opposition Leader responds to Throne Speech  11 days later; says PDM Govt plan puts TCI in ‘deep doo doo’ Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsAppProvidenciales, 09 Apr 2015 – The second major move is to have a 12 storey resort constructed in the Leeward area of Provo but an online campaign is now launched among the near 4,000 members of Speak Your Mind TCI on Facebook and it is asking for people to express themselves on the development. Again, this after the PNP Administration said it had a strategic consultation exercise and gained wide acceptance of the notion. Now, the Gazette is telling a new story as the Planning Department is seeking representations on the proposed resort; the Gazette is calling it a revised application submitted on behalf of Sunset Point Development Ltd. Planning says “Anyone wishing to make representations concerning this application may do so in writing to the Director of Planning, South Base, Grand Turk, or through the Department of Planning, Downtown, Town Center Mall, Providenciales, within 28 days of publication of this notice.” Among other things 250 rooms are proposed, reception and conference building, spa building, gym, retail stores and three restaurants. Deadline to respond is the first week of May. Olive branch extended by Opposition Leader, says it is time for Turks and Caicos leaders to unite Related Items:12 story, planning, pnp, speak your mind TCI, sunset point development Recommended for you TCI Country Leaders condemn vicious memeslast_img read more

KPBSD Hosting Facebook Live Q A Event

first_imgFacebook0TwitterEmailPrintFriendly分享The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District will be hosting a Facebook Live event with Superintendent Sean Dusek hosting an online question and answering event. Superintendent Dusek will start off with statement before responding to questions submitted through the event. Questions can be asked live or submitted through the event page ahead of time on the district’s Facebook page. Everyone is invited to tune in – KPBSD parents and students, staff, community members, KPBSD partners, and KPBSD Key Communicators. Afterwards, the Q&A will be saved as a video to review if you are unable to tune-in during the event.center_img The live Q & A will take place from 7-7:30 p.m., on January 23. You can access the event via your mobile device, tablet, or computer.last_img