LNTUP 10 Hot Topics Of The Day By The Date 31st October
1.Rudiger relishing AS Roma return.
Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger is keen to return to his former club AS Roma and play in front of their fans at the Stadio Olimpico, the German international said ahead of the London side’s Champions League game in Italy on Tuesday.
2. Worst start for Madrid.
Sunday’s shock 2-1 defeat to Liga newcomers Girona saw them fall eight points behind arch rivals Barcelona in the standings, the biggest gap they have faced with a league leader since their final turbulent campaign under Jose Mourinho in 2012/13.
3. Vote of confidence for Svilar.
Benfica have given a clear demonstration of their confidence in 18-year-old goalkeeper Mile Svilar who was left disconsolate after his glaring mistake gifted Manchester United the winner on his Champions League debut two weeks ago.
4. Alexander Nouri is being sacked.
Bundesliga club Werder Bremen fired coach Alexander Nouri on Monday after the team failed to win any of its first 10 league games this season.
5. Lewandowski is out for next UCL encounter.
Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has been ruled out of the Champions League trip to Celtic due to an injury, the German Bundesliga champions said on Monday.
6. Fine to Cologne.
UEFA has fined German club Cologne 60,000 euros ($70,000) and ordered the team to pay for damage caused by its fans at Arsenal last month.
Cologne was charged with crowd disturbances, setting off fireworks, throwing objects, and acts of damage at the Emirates Stadium around a Europa League game on Sept. 14 that kicked off one hour late.
7. Serbia axed their WC steering coach.
Serbia axed their coach Slavoljub Muslin on Monday in a shock move which came three weeks after the 64-year old journeyman steered the Balkan nation to the 2018 World Cup, their first major tournament in eight years.
8. Club world cup for 24 teams.
FIFA is expanding the Club World Cup to 24 teams from June 2021, a member of the ruling council said on Monday. The revamped tournament could open with three groups of eight teams and be played over 18 days.
9. 2-1 victory for Inter Milan.
Inter Milan overcame relegation-threatened Hellas Verona by a hard-fought 2-1 on Monday that extended its unbeaten start to Serie A.
Ivan Perisic scored the winner midway through the second half less than 10 minutes after Giampaolo Pazzini equalized with a penalty.
10. Delhi HC sets aside the election of Patil.
Delhi court has overviewed the election of Praful Patil as AIFF president where the court has called a new election within 5 months. In between the time, CEC Quraishi will be the administrator. The court had emphasized on observing National Sports Code.