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Manchester City vs Real Madrid could be played in England

Manchester City may receive Real Madrid in the eliminatory finals of the UEFA Champions League next month.  The British government reported that a select group of sports figures will be exempt from quarantining after entering the country. There was a possibility that the game would have to be played on neutral grounds, due to the […]

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Premier League Teams Hold Training and Matches at Stadiums

Several Premier League teams have held training sessions and practice matches at their own stadiums. As teams are now preparing for playing at empty grounds. When the Premier League resumes on 17 June, matches will be played behind closed doors. Manchester United in “Friendly” Manchester United have escalated their preparations for the resumption of the […]

Spanish and Italian football leagues to see the return of supporters in stadiums
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Spanish and Italian football leagues to see the return of supporters in stadiums

Italy and Spain have unveiled plans to allow supporters back into stadiums as football kicks off again in both countries this June. Football in Italy will return to action mid-June with the season scheduled to end in early August with the remaining 12 games to be played out. Italian football federation president (FIGC) Gabriele Gravina […]

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PSG Complete Icardi Signing

Paris St-Germain have announced the signing of Argentine international striker Mauro Icardi. The fee for Icardi’s services is £54 million. The 27-year-old joined the Parisians initially on a season long loan last September. Icardi’s deal with the French champions is for three years. Impressive Form Icardi has impressed in his first season at the club. […]

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World Rugby Cancels Summer Tours

World Rugby has cancelled the international rugby schedule for July. The sport’s organizing body made the decision in response to the coronavirus pandemic. A statement from World Rugby, said that cross border competition cannot be currently hosted. As extended travel and quarantine restrictions are in now place across several countries. Its a situation that has […]

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Benidorm looking to lure new off-season visitors with new promotion

FOLLOWING the news that up to half a million fewer Brits are expected to have visited Benidorm this year steps are being taken to boost tourism. The Visit Benidorm Tourism Foundation has received a significant increase in the annual grant it gets to promote the area. This year, they received €100,000 in subsides – up […]

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Costa Blanca locals to benefit from council surplus

ELCHE’S City Council will be allocating €4.3 million to improve access roads, street lighting and sport area in the municipality. In announcing the policy, Mayor Carlos Gonzalez paid tribute to the new PSOE Government of Pedro Sanchez to allow extra investment in such projects rather that to pay off debt from the 2017 budget surplus […]

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Partido Popular backs Mijas sports service worker strike

THE Popular Party (PP) in Mijas has publicly backed municipal sports service workers, who staged a one day today (Monday) strike in protest at increased privatisation. It is the first strike in the history of the locality, signalling a political crisis for Mijas Council. The PP blames Sports Councillor Nuria Rodriguez for the unprecedented situation, […]

RTN Sports Round Up - By Tony Matthews
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RTN Sports Round Up – By Tony Matthews

Football In last weekend’s derbies, Wayne Rooney’s penalty earned Everton a point at Liverpool. Manchester City (streets ahead) beat lack-lustre rivals United 2-1 at Old Trafford to set a new Premiership record of 14 successive wins at start of a season and also end the Reds’ 40-match unbeaten home run. And West Ham pipped champions […]

24th November RTN Sports Round Up - By Tony Matthews
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24th November RTN Sports Round Up – By Tony Matthews

Round-Up Northern Ireland football manager Michael O’Neill could take over Scotland; Chris Coleman has left Wales for Sunderland with Ryan Giggs set to replace him as national team boss and WBA have sacked boss Tony Pulis. Manchester City (2-0 winners at Leicester) lead the PL by eight points (34-26) from neighbours United (4-1 victors over […]