Schalke’s game against Bavarian side Schweinfurt on Sunday was called off on Friday after Türkgücü Munich lodged a complaint. Türkgücü contends it should be playing Schalke as it was the local regional league leader ahead of Schweinfurt when the division resumed after its pandemic-induced break. Bavarian soccer authorities had already declared Türkgücü promoted to the third division for the new season, making second-placed Schweinfurt the best Bavarian amateur side at the time of registration for the cup. … [Read more...] about Gladbach, Augsburg, Cologne enjoy huge wins in German Cup
It’s not the first time Boyega has been deleted from a China-based ad. He played a leading role as Finn in 2015′s “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” but he and other nonwhite characters were removed or diminished from a Chinese poster for the movie. … [Read more...] about Perfume brand says cutting Black actor from ad was misstep
Carrara said the bubbles were like a "Damocles sword," and soon enough, in early June, a cough sent his oxygen levels dipping. His girlfriend rushed him to the hospital. He had a tube inserted into his lungs for a week. A month later, it happened again - dipping oxygen; another hospital trip; another surgery to drain his lung - except this time, he wasn't even sure what set it off. He felt a rage about his body. He said he wished the surgeon would "just cut my lung out." … [Read more...] about Italy’s Bergamo is calling back coronavirus survivors. About half say they haven’t fully recovered.
During disastrous Elbe river floods in 2013, authorities realized they needed a new system to warn of imminent catastrophes, such as nuclear disasters, fires, chemical accidents or the extreme weather events which are expected to increase due to climate change. … [Read more...] about Germany: Nationwide warning test fails in some places
"Our goal was to create additional opportunities for players and entertainment for our fans, and to do so in a safe and practical way. We are delighted to have tennis back on court again and these new events will help us finish the year strongly, as we build towards the season-ending ATP Finals." … [Read more...] about ATP adds four events to 2020 calendar
The owners Malcolm Glazer’s controversial leveraged buyout in 2005 caused a still-felt fan fury due to the near half-billion debt loaded on the club. Glazer has died, succeeded by his six children, headed by Avram and Joel, who are no more popular than their father. In Ed Woodward, the owners have an executive vice-chairman who has transformed the club into a £2bn-plus valued corporation. To the naysayers, the club has lost its soul. … [Read more...] about Premier League 2020-21 preview No 13: Manchester United