Football coaches have rarely secure jobs. The head coach positions at some clubs are even considered a real ejection seat. Dismissals often come completely unannounced, often the successor is already on the mat. But there are cases that make even the most stubborn fan shock. Or at least ask for a mischievous grin. Curtain up for the most blatant coach layoffs in world football!
The world of sports comes to a complete standstill due to the corona pandemic. In times of closed halls and stadiums creativity is required to keep the game going at least a little bit. And sometimes the solution seems easier than you think: Nowadays, thanks to the live video stream, some sports can be conveniently broadcast from home.
The spread of the corona virus literally keeps the football world in suspense. The football is out of action in almost all relevant leagues. And nobody really knows exactly when the game can be restarted. It is now clear that UEFA EURO 2020 will be postponed by one year and is expected to start on June 11, 2021.
Atlético Madrid won the first leg of Champions League knockout round against Liverpool 1-0. Most experts certainly did not expect the defending champion to lose, as the designated English champions are currently clearing everything out of the way. Our preview for Liverpool – Atlético (March 11, 2020, kick-off at 9 p.m.) reveals why the Reds are still favorites to progress.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Paolo Dybala, Gonzalo Higuaín, Miralem Pjanic on one side, Romelu Lukaku, Christian Eriksen, Alexis Sánchez and Lautaro Martinez on the other. It has been a while since the Juventus duel against Inter Milan had such a large line-up of world-class players to offer. Even better: the battle for the Scudetto, the title in the Italian series, is incredibly exciting.