Category: Sports

Koeman Keeps Job as Barcelona Coach

RONALD KOEMAN has escaped the Barcelona axe with club president Joan Laporta announcing on Thursday the Dutchman is to continue as coach next season. www.247inquirer.com “We’ve decided to give continuity to a contract already in…

10k Olympic Volunteers Quit Ahead of 2020 Games

AROUND 10,000 of 80,000 planned Tokyo 2020 Olympic volunteers have quit, organizers have revealed as they battle persistent doubts over the Games with just 50 days until the opening ceremony. www.247inquirer.com Tokyo 2020 chief Seiko…

Naomi Osaka Withdraws From French Open

NAOMI OSAKA withdrew from the French Open on Monday and said she’s suffered “long bouts of depression,” according to her social media, one day after tennis’ Grand Slams threatened disqualification or suspension if she continued…

Barcelona Sign Arguero

SPANISH giants, Barcelona have signed Argentina forward Sergio Aguero on a deal until 2023. Aguero was Manchester City’s all-time goal scorer with 260 goals and has five league titles, a record six Football League Cups,…

Arsenal Shock Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, Win 1-0

ARSENAL put forth a performance that would make former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho proud as the stout-defending Gunners made a fortunate goal stand up for three points at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. www.247inquirer.com Arsenal’s European…

Serena Crashes Out of Italian Open

SERENA WILLIAMS, playing the 1,000th WTA match of her career, lost on her return after nearly three months away to Nadia Podoroska in the second round of the WTA Italian Open on Wednesday. www.247inquirer.com The…