The result of the first leg of the Champions League qualifying games was negative to CSKA Moskva, losing 2-1 in Lisbon to Sporting Clube de Portugal but the tie for the Muscovites is very much down but not out. Sporting CP travels to Moscow defending a result crafted by Gutiérrez (12) and Slimani (82) after Doumbia equalized on 40'.
The film Ricki and the Flash, by Jonathan Demme with Meryl Streep and Kevin Kline opens tonight, on the 300m2 screen in Piazza Grande, in the sixty-eighth International Film Festival of Locarno, in Switzerland. For ten days, 179 feature films and 87 short films will be projected, coming from 51 different countries.
Is Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo set to return to Manchester United in the English Premier League? Amid rumors of difficulties at Real Madrid with new manager Rafael Benitez, Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has said that he is about to reveal "a surprise". Is CR7, the Portugal captain, about to rejoin the Red Devils?
The view of the martial arts is very vast and the disciplines that an enthusiast can practice are many. There are those who look for a spirituality that they cannot find in traditional western religions and those looking for a material counterpart to a hypertrophic ego and so super train the body.
The Women's World Cup has shown people everywhere what women athletes are all about: skill, strength, unity and determination. I extend my heartfelt congratulations to the winners - the team from the United States - and to all others who participated. You are inspiring millions of women and girls around the world to pursue their goals and dreams.
After rumors in the Portuguese press about the possible transfer of Real Madrid historic goalkeeper Iker Casillas, at Bernabeu for a quarter of a century, the Spanish press now confirms a deal has been reached - one of the many shock transfer deals in this July's soccer transfer window. Including Drogba, also to FC Porto...
ZURICH / SWITZERLAND - FIFA, the supreme body of world football, is the subject of various investigations, one US and one from Switzerland. Nine leaders of FIFA were arrested in Switzerland this week after being charged with suspicion of corruption involving an amount of up to $ 150 million.
FIFA has banned eleven people arrested in Zurich, Switzerland, under accusation of involvement in a corruption scandal in the entity. Among the punished is the former president of the CBF and the Organizing Committee of the 2014 World Cup, the Brazilian José Maria Marin.
Recently, Russian actor Anatoly Pashinin, who is currently residing in Ukraine, gave an interview to 1+1 television channel that belongs to Ukrainian oligarch Kolomoisky. In the interview he stated that his friends will some day take to the streets to slaughter OMON. The strongly anti-Russian interview immediately attracted lots of media attention
Manoel de Oliveira (1908 - 2015), from the city of Oporto, in northern Portugal, leaves the world of cinema and culture poorer after passing away at the age of 106, leaving in his wake 32 films and a string of prizes. He was the only living director to have witnessed and been involved in silent and black and white movies.
Berlin Film Festival: The German critics are euphoric: they had never seen (told in the collective film Victory, by the German Sebastian Schipper), a successful author of films within the genre defined as polar, a German author and using the current language of today's German youth.
Once again this year, millions of Americans will watch the movie industry's annual tribute to nepotism, cronyism, elitism, racism, and sexism known as the "Academy Awards." On the date of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr's eighty-sixth birthday, all the nominees for best actor, best actress, best supporting actor, and best supporting actress are white
In our fame obsessed world, it is only natural for us to want our share of the limelight. Some achieve celebrity the old fashioned way by doing something noteworthy in their fields of expertise. Some choose to exploit their connections with the famous in the crudest way possible - through sex. There are many of us, who do not have such cunning...