Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored goal of the season against Watford, claims Dean Saunders


first_img Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 16 Apr 2019 10:36 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link Aubameyang capitalised on Ben Foster’s error (Getty Images)‘You look at Salah’s goal and you think, ‘how can that be better?’.‘Aubameyang has chased a lost cause, which is a goal he’s got out of nothing, closed down Ben Foster and turned it into a goal.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘A spectacular goal for me, being a striker and coaching strikers, I enjoyed that goal more than Salah’s goal.‘Because he turned a backpass, he didn’t have to do it, effort and determination, if Aubameyang like a lot of strikers didn’t chase him he [Foster] plants it forward. He’s made a goal out of absolutely nothing and won them the game.’More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s goal sealed Arsenal’s 1-0 win over Watford (EPA)Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored the goal of the season in Arsenal’s 1-0 win over Watford, according to Dean Saunders.The Gabon international sealed a vital victory for Unai Emery’s side after capitalising on a mistake from Ben Foster in the first half at Vicarage Road.Foster took too long to clear the ball and Aubameyang was able to close down the Watford goalkeeper, whose clearance cannoned off the Arsenal striker in flew into the net.Saunders, who played for Liverpool, Aston Villa and Benfica, has praised Aubameyang’s determination and believes the Arsenal’s striker’s goal was even better than Mohamed Salah’s long-range effort in Liverpool’s 2-0 win over Chelsea.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘Aubameyang’s goal, for me, this is going to sound stupid, is goal of the season for me,’ Saunders told talkSPORT. Advertisement Comment Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored goal of the season against Watford, claims Dean Saunders Advertisementlast_img read more

Watch whales and listen to rolling waves in this beachfront unit


first_img470 The Esplanade, Palm Beach.More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North4 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa23 hours agoThe luxury beachfront sky-home is pet-friendly and sprawls out on 310sq m, capturing magnificent ocean views. Designed by architect Bayden Goodard, the expansive apartment mixes luxury finishes with coastal ambience. Ms Noon said it was impossible to name her favourite part about the home but said the ocean views from her ensuited main bedroom were therapeutic. “I am really going to miss soaking in the spa. It is such a relaxing experience,” she said.“My son loves watching the whales and surfers from the balcony and it is a huge balcony. It is one of the biggest in the building. There is always something happening on the water, its an exciting yet peaceful view. 470 The Esplanade, Palm Beach.“Ty hardly ever leaves the balcony and he is usually out there with a telescope spotting whales.” The La Vie building is a short walk to cafes which Mrs Noon said had becomes a Sunday tradition for her family.“The cafes are just around the corner and it really is a very coastal lifestyle that comes with the apartment.” 470 The Esplanade, Palm Beach.ROLLING waves echo through this stunning Palm Beach apartment and, according to homeowner Judy Taylor Noon, they are a “sweet lullaby”. Ms Noon bought the luxurious three-bedroom apartment two years ago and described it as the most wonderful place to call home for her and her son Ty, 31. 470 The Esplanade, Palm Beach.“We are on the third level but we spend much of our time outside on the balcony or down on the beach,” Ms Noon said. “We even go to the rooftop terrace and have a dip in the pool and have a barbecue. Ty loves to cook on the barbecue.” 470 The Esplanade, Palm Beach.On the market for the first time, the apartment has luxury features such as Gaggenau Appliances, Calcutta marble and oak Herringbone. With a large open-plan dining area and a ultra-modern kitchen the apartment feels like a house, according to Mrs Noon. “There is so much space we are actually downsizing to a single-level on the water. There is just too much space for two of us.”last_img read more

#GUSA2020: Edwin Gadayi beats Benjamin Azamati in 200m final


first_imgUniversity of Cape Coast’s Edwin Gadayi managed to beat his Ghanaian national teammate, Benjamin Azamati, to win gold in the men’s 200m final in the Ghana Universities Sports Association (GUSA) Games.Edwin Gadayi finished the race in 21.490 seconds ahead of Fusieni Ibrahim of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) and University for Development Studies’ (UDS) Wallace Aflamah.UEW’s Fuseini Ibrahim finished with a time of 21.498 seconds, UDS’ Wallace Aflamah crossed the finish line in 21.518s.University of Ghana’s sensation, Benjamin Azamati, who participated in his first-ever 200 metres race finished fourth with a time of 21.680 seconds.Photo Credit: Osei Bernard EsarEdwin Gadayi, a 2019 African Games semi-finalist, admitted that the race was not as easy as he anticipated.He acknowledged the efforts of his fellow athletes and mentioned that his experience in the 200m sprint what was helped him pull through.“I feel so happy but I am not all that happy with the time I made. Initially, I did not think this race would be tough for me but all of a sudden things changed and I found it difficult to win.I am not happy about the time because my personal best is 20.81 seconds and with the race I am not happy about the time.”last_img read more

World Cup Today with Colin Murray – Wednesday, July 9


first_imgColin Murray is joined by Steve Bunce and Matt Holland to discuss the day’s news, with a twist, and to look ahead to the semi-finals of the World Cup.Listen to the World Cup semi-final between Holland and Argentina on Wednesday night live on talkSPORT, kick-off 9pmlast_img

Crisis-hit Chelsea back in for £40m Stones, Swansea to go for Bielsa? Paper review


first_imgHere’s the top transfer-related stories in Tuesday’s newspapers…Chelsea will relaunch their £40million bid to sign Everton defender John Stones as soon as the transfer window opens in January as manager Jose Mourinho bids to kick-start his side’s Premier League title defence. (Daily Express)Chelsea have been warned Alex Teixeira could cost them at least £7million more if they fail to strike a January deal with Shakhtar Donetsk. Brazilian Teixeira, 25, has revealed Chelsea are in talks with his Ukrainian club about signing him. But Shakhtar boss Mircea Lucescu says his value will rocket to €50m at the end of the season. (Daily Mirror)Juventus are not giving up on Oscar at Chelsea. The Italian champions remain keen to add further creativity behind their strikers and see Brazilian Oscar as ideal for the role. They are prepared to sign Juan Cuadrado on a permanent deal also but talks are unlikely to kick on until the summer when budgets are clearer. (Daily Mail)Marcelo Bielsa is the latest contender to enter the frame for the Swansea job as chairman Huw Jenkins begins to narrow down the list of contenders to succeed Garry Monk. Former Argentina and Chile boss Bielsa has become the odds-on favourite to take over at the Liberty Stadium, with his price having been cut from 40-1 over the course of the weekend. (Daily Mirror)Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is reluctant to make ANY signings in the January window – despite being offered funds to bring in new players by his American owners. (Daily Mirror)Simon Mignolet is close to signing a new contract at Liverpool, with negotiations over extending his Anfield career set to be concluded before the end of the month. (Guardian)West Brom will consider handing Kerim Frei a Premier League return if they miss out on QPR’s Matt ­Phillips. Baggies boss Tony Pulis is keen to revive a £7million deal to sign Scotland international Phillips next month. But QPR may deny him a move and former Fulham man Frei is seen as a possible alternative for West Brom. (Daily Mirror)And here’s the latest talkSPORT.com headlines…Napoli plot January move for out-of-favour Manchester United defender Guillermo VarelaChelsea transfer report: Galatasaray target Blues midfielder John Obi MikelCarlo Ancelotti offered mega £11m-a-year deal to replace Andre Villas-Boas as Zenit bossChelsea and Man City send scouts to watch £10m-rated Ligue 1 star Cheikh N’DoyeJuan Cuadrado: Juventus stalling on permanent £14m deal for Chelsea flopLiverpool and Tottenham striker target Stefan Kiessling hints at Bayer Leverkusen exitReal Madrid target Arsenal star Alexis Sanchez as replacement for Cristiano Ronaldolast_img read more