LNTUP 10 Hot Topics of The Day By the date 28th November 2017
1.New coach for AC Milan.
AC Milan sacked coach Vincenzo Montella on Monday and immediately announced that he would be replaced by their fiery former midfielder Gennaro Gattuso.
📽 Here is our new 🔴⚫ boss, Gennaro Gattuso, leading his debut training session at Milanello
📽 Ecco gli highlights del Gattuso-day al Centro Sportivo di Milanello 🔴⚫#weareacmilan pic.twitter.com/edHB6UhOSw
— AC Milan (@acmilan) November 28, 2017
2. Return of Bale.
Gareth Bale is expected to make his return to Real Madrid’s lineup in a Copa del Rey match this week after being sidelined for more than two months because of injuries.
3. Good news for Tottenham Hotspur.
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Erik Lamela is in contention to face Leicester City in the Premier League on Tuesday after more than a year out with a hip injury.
4. Mario Goetze is out for six weeks.
Borussia Dortmund midfielder Mario Goetze has been ruled out for about six weeks after partially tearing ankle ligaments in Saturday’s chaotic 4-4 home draw with Ruhr valley rivals Schalke 04, the Bundesliga club said on Monday.
5. Higuain is now okay.
Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain has undergone surgery on a broken left hand and will likely miss the highly anticipated Serie A match at Napoli on Friday. Juventus says the operation on Monday was carried out “perfectly.”
6. Are you kidding ?
Ponte Preta has been relegated from the Brazilian football championship after one of its players was sent off for putting his finger where it didn’t belong.
The turning point came in the 19th minute when defender Rodrigo was sent off.
7. Goncalo Guedes is out for four weeks.
Valencia will be without flying winger Goncalo Guedes for three to four weeks after he sustained a foot injury in their weekend top-of-the-table clash with Barcelona, the club said Monday.
8. Optimistic Czech.
Petr Cech believes Arsenal can compete for the Premier League title but said they will need to pick up points on a consistent basis, especially away from home. “We need to play game by game and not think too much about what’s going on around us because the only way is if you win your game you give yourself a chance,” the 35-year-old goalkeeper told.
9. Rough start for Sheringham
We’re just two weeks into the season but the 4-1 defeat to Pune City at the Salt Lake Stadium on Sunday has set off some alarm bells at ATK. With just one point in first two matches, the two-time champions are off to their worst start in the ISL. The loss was also their heaviest defeat in the ISL – never before had Kolkata allowed their opponents to score four goals in a match and before Sunday, they had conceded more than two goals just thrice.
10. Turmoil in Everton.
Everton’s search for a new manager entered its sixth week on Monday after the team suffered two heavy defeats in four days and former players expressed anger at a club apparently in free fall.