Xavi (Barça) “loves how Ousmane Dembélé plays”

Xavi, FC Barcelona coach, after the victory against Sevilla FC (3-0): “When we took control of the game, we made the ball go faster, we established ourselves in the opposing camp… Very good team game overall, we dominated and we even had opportunities to score more. We are going through a good period. Winning 3-0 … Read more

The president of SCO d’Angers confirms Gérald Baticle: “He will be on the bench until the end of the season”

In the bowels of Groupama Stadium, Saïd Chabane, the president of Angers, greets Vincent Ponsot, OL’s football director, from afar. A stone’s throw away, Gérald Baticle, his trainer, is chatting with acquaintances near the club bus. Despite the slap received in Lyon (5-0) this Saturday on the occasion of the 6th day of Ligue 1, … Read more

Nantes wins the Champions Trophy by dominating Paris-SG

The first title of the 2022-2023 season is for Nantes. The H won the Champions Trophy after an offensive festival against Paris-SG, Saturday in Poitiers (37-33). This is his second lift in the event after that of 2017, already against the team from the capital (32-26). Grégory Cojean, the former assistant who succeeded Alberto Entrerrios … Read more

Caroline Garcia, qualified in the eighth of the US Open: “The road is still long”

“How do you feel after your authoritative victory over Bianca Andreescu (6-3, 6-2) in the third round of the US Open?I’m very happy with the way I played today (Friday) and to be in the second week. It was a very intense game. Many very committed rallies. Every point, every game was very intense. One … Read more

Caroline Garcia beats Andreescu to advance to US Open round of 16

Towel on the shoulders and head down, Bianca Andreescu left the Louis Armstrong court groggy. The Canadian was in a ring too big for her and had spent 1h30 on the ropes taking the hits until the technical knockout. Friday night at Flushing Meadows, Caroline Garcia was far too strong (6-3, 6-2) for the one … Read more

Moutet in the round of 16 of the US Open after his victory against Cachin

He lost track of this meeting several times, exasperated at not being able to conclude this match “unlosable” in his own word belched on the court. But Corentin Moutet managed to remobilize to win his first round of 16 in a Grand Slam. The 23-year-old Frenchman has come a long way in this US Open, … Read more

Manchester United claim third straight win against Leicester

Very bad start with two defeats of entry, Manchester United has since raised its head. The Red Devils chained, Thursday evening on the lawn of Leicester, a third consecutive victory (1-0). Erik ten Hag’s men move up to 5th place in the Premier League while the Foxes remain last. After their complicated start to the … Read more

Richard Carapaz wins the 12th stage of the Vuelta, Remco Evenepoel remains leader

Richard Carapaz saved his Vuelta by winning the twelfth stage at the top of the Penas Blancas climb (18.9 km at 6.5%), Friday. The Ecuadorian triumphed in front of Wilco Kelderman (Bora-Hansgrohe) and Marc Soler (UAE Team Emirates), members of a breakaway of 32 riders who managed to make the difference after 40 kilometers of … Read more

Serena Williams defeats world No. 2 Anett Kontaveit in the second round of the US Open

Serena Williams is in the process of privatizing the nocturnal sessions of the Arthur-Ashe and she does not leave it to anyone to set the mood for the evenings. Welcomed like a rock star on Monday at the dawn of her last US Open, the American did it again on Wednesday evening and will also … Read more