LNTUP 10 Hot Topics of The Day By The Day 18th December
LNTUP 10 Hot Topics of The Day
By The Day 18th December.
1.Serie A 2017/18
AC Milan’s crisis deepened as it was humiliated 3-0 at struggling Hellas Verona in Serie A on Sunday.
Elsewhere, Juventus won 3-0 at Bologna to leapfrog Inter Milan into the second spot, a point behind Serie A leader Napoli.
2. Celtic faced its first home defeat
Celtic’s 69-match unbeaten domestic run ended in emphatic style when they were crushed 4-0 by Hearts in the Scottish Premiership on Sunday.
3. The goal for Lukaku
Manchester United survived a tense finale to beat West Bromwich Albion 2-1 at the Hawthorns on Sunday and close to within 11 points of Premier League leaders Manchester City. United’s former West Brom striker Romelu Lukaku scored his 15th goal of the season in the 27th minute by heading home Marcus Rashford’s left-wing cross.
4. ISL 2017/18
Defending champions ATK Kolkata scored their maiden victory in this year’s Indian Super League when they got the better of Mumbai City FC 1-0 in Mumbai on Sunday.
5. Ligue 1 2017/18
Mario Balotelli scored a first-half winner as resurgent Nice beat Bordeaux 1-0 at home to move up to sixth place in the French league on Sunday.
6. Brutal Liverpool
Philippe Coutinho and Mohamed Salah scored fine individual goals as Liverpool moved back into the top four of the Premier League with a ruthless 4-0 win over Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium.
7. A bad day for Messi
Barcelona can still outscore opponents even on a rare day when Lionel Messi is far from his brilliant self. Barcelona warmed up for next round’s Clasico at Madrid by routing Deportivo La Coruna 4-0 Sunday to increase its lead of the Spanish league.
8. Fekir and Diaz clinched the show
Forwards Nabil Fekir and Mariano Diaz scored as Lyon beat Marseille 2-0 Sunday to end its rival’s 12-game unbeaten run in the French league.
9. Guardiola may face an extension
Manchester City will hold talks with manager Pep Guardiola at the end of the season about extending his three-year deal, British media reported this rumour.
10. I League 2017/18
Khasi winger Redeem Tlang scored the solitary goal as Shillong Lajong snapped the unbeaten run of Aizawl with a 1-0 win in the first Northeast Derby of the I-League season.