Day: March 3, 2018

Bundesliga: Marco Reus secures Borussia Dortmund draw at RB Leipzig

Schalke, Eintracht Frankfurt and Bayer Leverkusen all won in the Bundesliga on Saturday to remain firmly in the hunt for Champions League qualification, while the spoils were shared between fellow contenders Borussia Dortmund and RB Leipzig. While runaway leaders Bayern Munich have the Bundesliga title as good as won, the race for the top four looks […]

Liverpool talking points as they beat Newcastle 2-0 at Anfield

Liverpool completed a routine 2-0 win over Newcastle at Anfield in Saturday’s late kick-off to move five points clear of fifth-placed Chelsea and strengthen their grip on a Champions League place for next season. Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane got the goals either side of half-time and while there were chances to extend that lead, […]

Russian Military: Terrorists Breach Ceasefire Regime in Syria

Russian Military: Terrorists Breach Ceasefire Regime in Syria © AFP 2018/ STRINGERMiddle East23:33 03.03.2018Get short URL 0 0 0 Militants’ snipers keep targeting the crossing in Syria’s eastern Ghouta, preventing civilians from leaving, the head of the Russian center for Syrian reconciliation, Maj. Gen. Yury Yevtushenko said Saturday. “The situation near the crossing keeps worsening. Snipers […]

Canada Curbs Cryptocurrency Miners’ Enthusiasm

Canada Curbs Cryptocurrency Miners’ Enthusiasm © Sputnik/ Maksim BlinovBusiness22:28 03.03.2018(updated 23:20 03.03.2018) Get short URL 0 0 0 Unlike Russia’s Crimea, Venezuela and Iran, which are increasingly pinning their hopes on the crypto-economy to help them fight US-initiated sanctions, Quebec is not that enthusiastic about crypto-mining in general. “If you want to come settle here, plug […]

Birmingham set to sack Steve Cotterill after Nottingham Forest defeat

Birmingham City’s directors will meet with manager Steve Cotterill on Saturday night to discuss a deal to terminate his contract, Sky Sports News understands. Saturday afternoon’s 2-1 defeat at Nottingham Forest was Birmingham’s fifth straight defeat in the league and leaves the club two points adrift of safety in the Championship. A number of Chinese […]

VAR approved by football lawmakers at FIFA headquarters

IFAB has approved use of Video Assistant Referees (VAR) following a trial Football lawmakers have approved the introduction of Video Assistant Referees (VAR) on a permanent basis, following a two-year trial period. The International Football Association Board, IFAB, reached a unanimous agreement at FIFA headquarters in Zurich on Saturday morning. VAR has been trialled in […]