Manchester City Mancini: ‘I like Adam Johnson’

Roberto Mancini in pressing for Adam Johnson. The Manchester City manager admits his interest in Middlesbrough midfielder, only 22 years to compete with Chelsea and Sunderland: “E ‘young and talented – Mancini said the English site Skysports -. I have great respect for him and the club. We will see in the future.. We have not made any formal offer is still too soon. “

Soccer: England, Scandal Captain Terry’s affair of state

London, February 1 – (Adnkronos) – The scandal involving John Terry, England and Chelsea captain faithless, becomes an affair of state. According to the Times, the government is putting pressure on the FA (Football Association), called to take a clear position. Terry, married and father of two children, and ‘finished in the storm to flirt with the model Vanessa Perroncel. The woman at the time, was linked to Wayne Bridge, a former partner Terry in Chelsea. Manchester City full-back is part of the National coached by Fabio Capello, the question, in short, could have repercussions on the balance of selection. Terry has tried unsuccessfully to block the publication of articles in the ticklish affair. The High Court in London, pero ‘, rejected the request of the defender of the blues. In the field,”John Terry and ‘a fantastic player and a good captain of England. But as such, must take responsibility ‘in front of the country. If such suspicions were confirmed-and when they are only suspicions-would undermine his role as captain,”said Gerry Sutcliffe, Sports Minister. ”I speak regularly with the FA, will ask ‘their point of view and see what happens,”adds the exponent of the executive.

Premier League – What Rooney, four goals and first place

Four goals from Wayne Rooney to give United victory and first place. Manchester dominating from first to last minute, but it is still early to speak of rebirth …

When Rooney plays well there really is not much to say and do. Four goals and first place in the standings for the United. Hull stretched mercilessly but still early for the men of Sir Ferguson about returning to its former glory …

Party suffered strong that United wants to close the match without sweating excessively. Nani and Rooney are in the evening and you see the first action. After less than a minute and Owen to tap the advantage of English but the shot is too weak and ends up in the arms of Myhill not irresistible. Manchester we trial and error and the seventh minute strikes. Great hit from a distance of Scholes with the goalkeeper Hull rejecting fatigue on pellet driven Rooney is ready to find and score the first goal of the evening.

As United is thrown forward in search of the second goal that never comes. Hull which is closed and little can control the speed of Nene and the excellent return of Ferdinand. Great opportunity to fifteen minutes for the guests: Evans misses the back pass to Van der Sar and Barmby is trying but it is the number one United to save the result. First time slips away without much emotion.

The second half opens with the accident at the linesman who collides with a player of Hull City and falls disastrously. Resume sopo five minutes of break and fear. 62 ‘Rooney is that we test with a right from outside the box ends up slightly. Cala rhythms the United and Hull City tries: the half-hour is Ghilas touching the tie with a right that grazes the pole to the right of Van der Sar.

Hull chase each other and that makes it dangerous and United closes in ten minutes the match and spreads. 82 ‘Rooney is yet to collect the ball in the area and doubled in area with a powerful right small. Rooney taking wing scoring the third goal after less than two minutes by Nene perfect cross from the right and perfect header by the attacker of the United. Standing ovation at Old Trafford. Hull City Ko and the fourth square that Rooney: Berbatov pass the ball striker who runs well between two defenders and put in with a precise left. Amazing performance of Rooney and United, which flies to the top of the Premier on the eve of the return of the Manchester derby in the cup.

Not only English Premier League on Saturday. In fact, the Chelsea FA Cup win against Preston North End Darren Ferguson (son of Sir United’s own). Anelka Sturridge and goals match.

Paraguay: Cabanas’s mother traveled to Mexico to visit his son

Paraguay: Cabanas’s mother traveled to Mexico to visit his son
She was accompanied by Mark Caner, representative of the Paraguayan Football Association, the team doctor Aldo Martinez and the player’s agent Jose Maria Gonzalez.
Salvador Cabanas’s mother, Basilia Cabanas Ortega, now travels to Mexico to visit his son shot a few hours ago when he was with friends in a bar.

Basilia, left this afternoon around 17:00 hours Silvio Pettirosso airport and at times arrive at the Central American country to be delivered to Los Angeles de Pedregal Hospital.

Thus, the player’s mother is about to provide the necessary support along with Marcos Caner, representative of the Paraguayan Football Association, the team doctor Aldo Martinez and the player’s agent Jose Maria Gonzalez.

African Cup: Nigeria defeated Zambia on penalties after 120 minutes with a 0-0 (5-4)

Nigeria has qualified for the semi-finals of CAN 2010 to defeat on penalties (5-4) to Zambia. The meeting ended with a tie in 120 minutes. It was brilliant and it pretty much even and with little chance of danger in both areas.

Zambia has gone from less to more and tried to take Nigeria to hand their individuality (Obi Mikel, Yakubu, Martins and Obinna) to solve, but it was not possible.

In extending the “Super Eagles Greens were left a man down from minute 106, when exiled Onyeachi to see his second yellow card. Despite all those Nigerians tried more in the last moments and Martins could sentence in minute 118, but shot high.
Nigeria on penalties scored his five shots, while Zambia failed in the fourth through Nyrenda, which stopped Enyeama. Just the final fifth goal of Nigeria scored the goal Enyeama, beating Nweene.

Nigeria will rival in the semis to Ghana, one of the typical Black African football shocks.