Krasnodar, June 12: Atletico Madrid midfielder Jorge “Koke” Resurreccion Merodio said on Tuesday that he hoped his French teammate Antoine Griezmann stays with the team, praising him as a complete player.Griezmann had said he plans to decide his sporting future before Thursday, when the 2018 FIFA World Cup begins in Russia.”Antoine has a contract and I hope he stays with us, but it is his decision,” Koke said at a press conference, following Spain’s practice in the southern Russian city of Krasnodar.”I want him to stay because of the level he is at and for everything he does for the team. It is his decision. If he stays it will be a joy and if not, life goes on,” the 26-year-old Spaniard added. IANS
South African fighter Mzwanele Kompolo has died after he was knocked out in the first round of a fight in Frere.Kompolo collapsed in the ring after being beaten by Siphenathi Qampi in the Eastern Cape and went into a coma.Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula said: “It is indeed sad to hear of this news involving the passing of this young upcoming athlete.”Another boxer, Australian David Browne, died on Tuesday after being knocked unconscious in a fight.
No related posts. A Costa Rican evangelical lawmaker is proposing a change to the Constitution so that the document states “marriage is a union between a man and a woman.”Justo Orozco, of the Costa Rica Renovation Party, proposed the revision to Article 52 of the Constitution, adding that the text would also state that marriage would not be granted to other unions.The current article states marriage is “the essential basis of a family and rests on the equal rights of spouses.” Already the bill has received support from 13 lawmakers in six different parties. Facebook Comments