Saturday, April 10, 2021

Soccer

Real Madrid wins the clasico (2-1)

Karim Benzema, the French captain of Real Madrid, scored the first goal on Saturday April 10. MANU FERNANDEZ / AP With a sublime heel to open the scoring, Karim Benzema propelled Real Madrid to provisional first...

four host countries in the hot seat, asked to accept to welcome the public

Already postponed for a year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Euro 2021 (ex-2020) football, which will take place from June 11 to July 11, could lose four of its twelve host cities if they do not 'not commit by...

the leader Lille wins in Metz (2-0) and puts PSG under pressure

Lille players celebrate their victory in Longeville-les-Metz on Friday April 9. JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN / AFP Mistreated by an attractive Metz team, Lille still managed to win (2-0) thanks to their Turkish scorers Burak Yilmaz and Zeki...

Les Bleues win against England (3-1) in a friendly match

Viviane Asseyi during the match against England in Caen, Friday April 9. SAMEER AL-DOUMY / AFP Despite the absences of many executives and some fears, the French women's team was able to tame England in a...

Euro football: the Swiss “Mr. Corona” on a ground strewn with pitfalls

A real star in Switzerland thanks to his management of the first confinement, Daniel Koch will have to negotiate spectator gauges with the twelve countries where the matches will take place from June 11. A sizeable challenge, even...

Olympique Lyonnais suffers against Red Star but reaches the quarterfinals

Lucas Paqueta opened the scoring first for OL against Red Star, Thursday April 8 in the Coupe de France, in Saint-Ouen. FRANCK FIFE / AFP Recently ejected from the Ligue 1 podium, Olympique Lyonnais qualified for...

A still elusive PSG surprises Bayern Munich

PSG players congratulate Kylian Mbappé after his second goal against Bayern, in Munich (Germany), on April 7. CHRISTOF STACHE / AFP If there is a manual or a notice to understand how Paris-Saint-Germain (PSG) works, no...

worn by Mbappé, Paris wins in the European champion

The mountain promised to be Dantesque, and the weather added a touch of madness. Under squalls of snow, on a lawn more white than green, despite a heated lawn, and despite the negative temperatures reigning over Bavaria, Wednesday,...

the host countries present their reception conditions for the public

About 13,000 people could attend the matches of the Euro football in the San Mames stadium in Bilbao (25% of the capacity) "insofar as perfect sanitary conditions are reached", according to the Spanish press. VINCENT WEST...

Bayern Munich-PSG: the “culture clash”

Thomas Müller and Bayern Munich, a European champion sure of his strength on the road to PSG. ANNEGRET HILSE / AFP The offices on Säbener Strasse in southern Munich, where FC Bayern is located, have looked...

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