•   
  •   

Sport Watch: Di Maria vs Del Piero free-kick challenge during Juventus training in Los Angeles

20:00  31 july  2022
20:00  31 july  2022 Source:   goal.com

Vin Scully, Dodgers broadcaster for 67 years, dies at 94

  Vin Scully, Dodgers broadcaster for 67 years, dies at 94 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully, whose dulcet tones provided the soundtrack of summer while entertaining and informing Dodgers fans in Brooklyn and Los Angeles for 67 years, died Tuesday night, the team said. He was 94. Scully died at his home in the Hidden Hills section of Los Angeles, according to the team, which spoke to family members. “We have lost an icon,” team president and CEO Stan Kasten said in a statement. “His voice will always be heard and etched in all of our minds forever.”As the longest tenured broadcaster with a single team in pro sports history, Scully saw it all and called it all.

Angel Di Maria can be expected to stand over plenty of free-kicks for Juventus in the 2022-23 campaign after joining them as a free agent in the summer, with the Argentine getting some useful practice in during a training ground battle with Bianconeri legend Alessandro Del Piero. A 2006 World Cup winner scored 290 goals for Juve through 705 appearances between 1993 and 2012, with many of those efforts being set-piece specials.

Alessandro del Piero Angel Di Maria © Getty/GOAL Alessandro del Piero Angel Di Maria

Former Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain star Di Maria is looking to follow in illustrious footsteps and was happy to accept the challenge of taking on a modern-day great as Massimiliano Allegri’s side finalise preparations for the new season in Los Angeles.

Angel Di Maria was on the receiving end of an NFL tackle by the referee on his Juventus debut

  Angel Di Maria was on the receiving end of an NFL tackle by the referee on his Juventus debut Juventus’ 2022/23 pre-season campaign started in ideal fashion during the early hours of Saturday morning UK time. The Bianconeri took on CD Guadalajara in the sweltering Las Vegas heat and came away with a 2-0 victory. Striker Cosimo Marco Da Graca opened the scoring in just the 10th minute of play, before Mattia Compagnon secured […]The Bianconeri took on CD Guadalajara in the sweltering Las Vegas heat and came away with a 2-0 victory.

Watch Di Maria face Del Piero in a free-kick challenge

It was left foot versus right foot when Juve stars of past and present locked horns on American soil.

Di Maria vs Del Piero free-kick challenge: Who won?

Rather fittingly, with nobody wanting to lose face as cameras were pointed in their direction, there was to be no splitting Di Maria and Del Piero.

A South American forward took an early lead, but an Italian great hit back and both men converted their final efforts to wrap up a 2-2 draw.

Arsenal, Ian Wright and Alex Scott lead the tributes after superfan Maria Petri dies

  Arsenal, Ian Wright and Alex Scott lead the tributes after superfan Maria Petri dies Ian Wright and Alex Scott have led the tributes as legendary Arsenal supporter Maria Petri passes awayA statement via the club's official website reads: "It was with great sadness that the club has heard of the passing of legendary supporter Maria Petri. It’s very difficult to put into words what Maria meant to everyone involved at Arsenal Football Club: players, staff and fellow supporters.

Who will be Juventus’ No.10 in 2022-23?

Del Piero once donned the No.10 jersey for Juventus with distinction, and that shirt came up for grabs once again this summer following the departure of Paulo Dybala at the end of his contract.

Di Maria would have been a candidate to step into the boots of a fellow countryman, but he will be filling No.22 in Allegri’s squad.

Another World Cup winner has taken on No.10, with Paul Pogba being reunited with that shirt following his return to Turin from Manchester United.

The France international has starred in that role before, but he has picked up an untimely knee injury during pre-season and it is yet to be revealed whether surgery will rule him out of the first half of the new season and the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Only Fools and Horses episode 'banned' and re-edited because of Del Boy scenes .
When it first broadcast, the episode raked in 18 million viewers but it has been branded as one of the worst episodes of the show.The special festive episode 'A Royal Flush', which was written and created by the late John Sullivan, originally been broadcast on the BBC on Christmas Day in 1986. During the episode, Rodney Trotter (Nicholas Lyndhurst) meets the daughter of a duke, with brother Del Boy (David Jason) then trying to help him make a good impression.

usr: 0
This is interesting!