Joshua Kimmich: Bayern Munich star out until January after knee surgery | Football News

first_img– Advertisement – Robert Lewandowski put Bayern aheadImage:Robert Lewandowski scores 22nd Bayern goal against former side Dortmund Robert Lewandowski kept up his sensational Klassiker form as Bayern Munich topped the Bundesliga with a rollercoaster 3-2 victory at Borussia Dortmund.Lewandowski – who also saw two other goals ruled out by VAR – netted his 22nd goal against his former employers from Lucas Hernandez’s cross three minutes after half-time to give the visitors the lead for the first time in the game, with Marco Reus’ close-range finish moments before the break already cancelled out by David Alaba’s deflected effort in first-half injury time.- Advertisement – Bayern proved the more clinical side in an end-to-end game as substitute Leroy Sane added a third following a fine run from midfield (80), before the otherwise wasteful Erling Haaland gave Dortmund hope from Raphael Guerreiro’s ball in behind (82).But in a match the hosts may have felt they deserved more from, it was their visitors who went top of the Bundesliga, ensuring Hansi Flick kept up his 100-per-cent record against Bayern’s biggest rivals and secured their sixth win from seven league games. Kimmich was forced off injured in the 36th minute of the 3-2 win in the Bundesliga top-of-the-table clash.Bayern have said that their medical staff expect Kimmich to be available for selection again in two months.Hasan Salihamidzic, a Bayern board member, said: “We’re glad that Joshua (Kimmich) will probably be available again in a matter of weeks.- Advertisement – “We’ll support him in his rehabilitation as best we can.”Bayern hold on to win Klassiker thriller Bayern Munich’s Joshua Kimmich has been ruled out until January after having surgery on a knee injury he suffered during the 3-2 Klassiker victory over Borussia Dortmund.The German international had an operation on his right lateral meniscus on Sunday evening.- Advertisement –last_img read more

Paul Francis, Jamaica’s new MVP head coach

first_imgStephen Francis has stepped down as head coach at MVP Track Club and has been replaced by his brother Paul Francis.On Saturday, the club revealed that the changes actually came into effect on September 1.Stephen Francis, who previously held the position of Head Coach of the MVP Track & Field Club, will now provide private coaching services to select individual athletes.MVP coach for 17 yearsPaul, who has been a coach at the club for 17 years, co-founded MVP with his brother in September 1999. He has since distinguished himself nationally and internationally as a coach and administrator of athletics. Paul has attained the Level IV IAAF Coaching Certification in the sprints and hurdles.Paul is also one of the highest ranked IAAF Technical Officials in Jamaica and is designated as an Area Technical Official “ATO” in NACAC by the IAAF.Both Paul and Stephen Francis will continue in their roles as track and field coaches at the University of Technology, Jamaica.Jamaica’s most successful track and field clubThe MVP Track and Field Club is the most successful track club in Jamaica preparing some of Jamaica’s and the world’s best athletes who have won 56 IAAF World Championship medals, 28 Olympic medals, 25 Jamaican National Records, three Olympic Records and five World Records.Some of the athletes coached by the club include Asafa Powell, Elaine Thompson, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Melaine Walker, Brigette Foster-Hylton, Nesta Carter, Michael Frater, Shericka Williams, and Kaliese Spencer.Hurdlers such as Melaine Walker will now be coached by 2009 sprint hurdles World Champion Brigitte Foster-Hylton.Click link for recent news on MVP track team: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce back on tracklast_img read more

YOG: PH archer Tagle, Estonian teammate near medal round

first_imgCarpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Deadlocked after firing 16 arrows in four sets, Tagle and Oun had a combined output of 19 points after shooting an arrow each in the tiebreak where Bassi and Dalpatadu settled for a total of 17 points in front of a huge crowd at the Parque Sarmiento archery range here.“Hendrik and I really shot well in the first three sets, but somehow struggled in the fourth,” said Tagle, the Southeast Asian Games silver medalist in the women’s individual recurve.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back Chriss“Good thing we were able maintain our composure in the shoot off,” she added.Ranked 13th after the 60-meter, 72-arrow ranking competition on Friday, Tagle and Oun will next face Alyssia Tromans-Ansell of Great Brittain and Reza Shabani of Iran in the quarterfinals of the Olympic round format. Umali tops Youth division in 22nd Sletba Open; Alvarez, Tagulinao score Golfers Yuka Saso and Carl Janno Corpus began their campaign in the mixed team event and fired a four-under 66 for a share of 16th place with Austria, France, Germany, Norway and the international mixed squad of Indonesia and South Korea.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. MOST READ Phivolcs: Slim probability of Taal Volcano caldera eruption Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil LATEST STORIES Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum FILE – Nicole Marie Tagle. Photo from Philippine Sports Commission Facebook pageBUENOS AIRES—Archer Nicole Marie Tagle found a steady ally in Hendrik Oun of Estonia to move closer to the medal round of the mixed international team event Saturday in the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.The 17-year-old pride of Dumaguete City where the country’s finest archers come from joined hands with Oun in sending the tandem of Isabela Bassi of Chile and Ravien Dalpatadu of Sri Lanka to the exit, 5-4, in a tight contest decided by a shoot-off in the round of 16.ADVERTISEMENT Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown The duo of Ansell and Shabani easily took out Himani Himani of India and Wian Roux of South Africa, 5-1, in their round-of-16 meeting.“I hope to have another good round with my partner in the quarters,” said Tagle, who will face Tromans-Ansell late Monday in the round of 16 women’s recurve individual.Gab Moreno made history after seizing a gold medal in the same event with China’s Li Jiaman during the 2014 Youth Games in Nanjing, China.At the Club Nautico San Isidro, the lack of winds again canceled the men’s kiteboarding event for the second straight day where Filipino-Norwegian Christian Tioi is running fifth overall.According to Philippine chef de mission Jonne Go, Tio will end up with his current ranking once another race cancelation happens on Sunday (Monday in Manila).ADVERTISEMENT Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew View commentslast_img read more