Medvedev and Badosa convince at Roland Garros tennis

Very solid in his game, Medvedev hit 35 winners and broke Argentinian Facundo Bagnis, number 103 in the professional rankings, eight times to lose by a triple 6-2 in one hour and 38 minutes. “I love Roland Garros, especially since last year,” said the Russian, who reached the quarter-finals in 2021 after losing in the … Read more

Four teams for two spots in Costa Rica soccer semi-final

On the last date of the regular phase, these four teams have the possibility of obtaining the passport for the contestation of the title, for which Alajuelense and Cartaginés are already insured. Since the 19th round, Alajuelense won not only his semi-final pass, but also the first place in the regular phase and with it … Read more

Cubano Hernández scored twice in Costa Rican football

With those two goals from the penalty spot, Hernández reached 15 goals to command the Gunners of the match, five more than Jossimar Méndez, his closest rival, with just one game remaining in the regular phase. The 3-0 win over Guanacasteca saw Cartaginés move up to second, ahead of defending champions Herediano, who will face … Read more

The penultimate day can define the semi-finalists of Costa Rican football

Cartaginés, who occupies third place, must beat Guanacasteca (tenth out of 12 clubs) to give a hard blow and keep the hope of finishing among the first four of the regular stage and thus qualifying for the semi-final, while only Alajuelense You already have your ticket for this phase insured. The Carthaginians rely only on … Read more

Liverpool drop two points in the English Football League

After a goalless first half, the visitors took the lead with a 56th-minute goal from South Korea’s Son Heung-min, but the Reds equalized with a 74th-minute shot from Colombian Luis Díaz. German coach Jurgen Klopp’s men have reached 83 points, the same as Manchester City, but they have a better target gap (plus 64 compared … Read more

Barcelona qualify for the European Football Champions League

Jordi Alba at minute 76 and Ansu Fati (90+4) scored the goals for the azulgranas, which allowed a goal by Marc Bartra with a header from the heart of the area to the center of Nabil Fekir (m.79). The Catalan outfit have reached 69 points to consolidate themselves in second position and will no longer … Read more

Saprissa beat Alajuelense 2-0 in Tico’s soccer superclassic

In an unprecedented event, the superclásico last night at the national stadium faced the two teams with the most titles and followers in national football, since Alajuelense is the leader of the championship and Saprissa occupied the cold basement, due of the worst performance since the adoption of short tournaments in 2011. The Alajuelenses had … Read more

Experts suggest academic research on violence in football (+Photo)

The Football, passion and violence forum. Reflections from the social sciences, concludes this Friday after important debates between academics, psychologists and sports leaders who have expressed their concern at a very strong resurgence of violence in crowd sports, which deserves a serious and in-depth analysis. José Antonio De los Reyes, Rector General of the UAM, … Read more