LNTUP 10 Hot Topics of The Day By The Date 27th November 2017
1.Ozil will miss next game.
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil will miss Wednesday’s Premier League match against Huddersfield Town after he had to travel back home with illness just hours before Sunday’s 1-0 win at Burnley, manager Arsene Wenger said.
2. Again ‘Goal line controversy’ in La Liga.
Barcelona’s Jordi Alba haunted his former club Valencia with a stunning late equaliser in a 1-1 draw on Sunday in a top-of-the-table Liga clash that preserved the Catalan side’s four-point lead but was overshadowed by a ‘goal’ that was not given. Barca were denied the opener as Lionel Messi’s tame shot after half an hour was spilled by goalkeeper Neto and bounced over the line before the Brazilian dragged it back over but referee Ignacio Iglesias Villanueva allowed play to continue.
3.De Rossi is being sorry.
AS Roma’s veteran midfielder Daniele De Rossi apologised after losing his head in a 1-1 draw at Genoa on Sunday, costing his side the chance to extend their record run of Serie A away wins.
— Lega Serie A (@SerieAchannel) November 26, 2017
4. PSG is now 9 points clear at top.
Kylian Mbappe had a return to Monaco to forget, despite his Paris Saint-Germain team winning 2-1 Sunday in the principality to boost its title hopes.
Edinson Cavani scored in the 19th minute and Neymar added a second-half penalty before Monaco pulled one back 10 minutes from time.
5. Lyon in second position.
High-scoring Lyon won 5-0 at Nice to move second in Ligue 1 on Sunday, ahead of Paris Saint-Germain’s game at defending champion Monaco. It was the third successive away match that Lyon has won 5-0. It is undefeated in 12 games and has also beaten its club record by going 651 minutes without conceding a goal in all competitions.
— Olympique Lyonnais (@OL) November 27, 2017
6. City showing sheer domination.
Raheem Sterling scored a fortuitous late winner as Manchester City opened up an eight-point lead at the top of the Premier League with a hard-fought 2-1 victory against a spirited Huddersfield Town on Sunday.
7. Victory for Arsenal.
An injury-time penalty from Alexis Sanchez gave Arsenal a 1-0 win at Turf Moor in the Premier League on Sunday to send the Londoners up to fourth place. It was a close affair throughout with Burnley showing exactly why they entered the game level on points with Arsene Wenger’s side but it ended in controversy.
✅ Drawing with Burnley
✅ Awarded a last-minute penalty
✅ @Alexis_Sanchez steps up…
— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) November 26, 2017
8. Austin on a roll.
Charlie Austin’s second-half double, on his return to the Southampton starting line-up, helped to earn his side a 4-1 Premier League win over Everton, whose misery continued on Sunday.
9. A high competitive match.
Deportivo La Coruna and Athletic Bilbao played to a 2-2 draw that kept both teams near the bottom of the standings in the Spanish league on Sunday. Athletic, winless in five matches, was ahead twice but couldn’t hold on to the victory at Riazor Stadium in La Coruna.
10. ATK’s first home match spoiled.
Marcelo Pereira spoilt ATK’s first home match of the season as the Brazilian led FC Pune City’s 4-1 rout of the two-time defending champions in their Indian Super League football fixture
— Indian Super League (@IndSuperLeague) November 26, 2017