How Aguero compares to Salah, Henry and Kane for minutes-to-goal

first_img 2 Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? huge blow England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won 2 Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT silverware Three Premier League titles, three League Cups and a two-time Manchester City player of the year. It’s hard to argue against Sergio Aguero being called the club’s greatest ever player.Older supporters will remind you of Colin Bell, the man with a stand at the Etihad named in his honour, and legendary goalkeeper Bert Trautmann but all City’s recent success has much to do with the top scoring striker. REVEALED REVEALED Most popular Premier League news no dice Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury center_img Aguero broke City’s goal scoring record in November 2017 when he scored against Napoli Real Madrid ‘offer’ Isco to Chelsea in bid to ‘make room’ for Tottenham star shining gameday cracker Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won tense His goal in the 4-2 win away at Napoli in November was his 178th for City and saw him overtake Eric Brook to become the club’s undisputed goal king. Brook’s record had stood for 78 years.Alan Shearer, the Premier League’s greatest scorer with 260 goals said: “[Aguero] is the best foreign player to ever play in the Premier League – a great centre-forward with no weaknesses.”Since arriving from Atletico Madrid in 2011, his scoring rate is phenomenal and City have successfully persuaded him to extend his contract by a year, so ahead of his 300th game for the club, talkSPORT.com looks at how he compares with other top flight strikers like Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah, Tottenham ace Harry Kane and Arsenal icon Thierry Henry, for minutes-to-goals. Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars REAL DEAL deals Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card last_img read more

Oakland A’s bring back left-handed reliever on free agent deal

first_img(CLICK HERE, if you are unable to view this photo gallery on your mobile device.)Left-handed reliever Jake Diekman agreed to a two-year contract, with a 2022 club option, with the Oakland A’s, the team announced on Tuesday.The contract is reportedly worth $7.5 million over the two years, per ESPN’s Jeff Passan.Diekman came to the A’s in a trade with the Kansas City Royals at the 2019 July deadline. He recorded a 4.43 ERA with 21 strikeouts, 16 walks and a 3.95 FIP and allowed no home runs in …last_img

Mamelani helps develop a healthy sense of self

first_imgMamelani’s Youth Development programme looks to guide young people into adulthood become self-sufficient and develop their sense of self. (Image: Mamelani)Mamelani Projects, operating across Western Cape, is working to relieve the social pressures slowing the progress of the province’s poorer citizens. Through education programmes the organisation hopes to transform the lives of those they work with. They are making it easier for citizens to access medical care and help young people fulfil their potential.A lack of information can lead to poor health management, and bad decisions can lead to situations that could have been avoided had they been informed. Mamelani’s Community Health Programme aims to improve people’s understanding of health care, helping them make better decisions when it comes to improving and maintaining their health.The Youth Development programme builds skills, provides information and offers them help getting documents like passports and identity documents and drivers’ licences.YOUTH DEVELOPMENTMamelani’s youth development programme is aimed at children state care. The programme was developed to help them become self-sufficient and develop their sense of self outside of state care.The programme also helps them build healthy relationships and grow their resilience to help them on their journey to adulthood.Eighteen-year-olds who have been raised in youth care can find it difficult to make their own way in the world. The youthful participants are taught to live independent of the state and how to move on to being contributing members of society.The course builds skills, provides information and offers them help getting documents like passports and identity documents and drivers’ licences. To prepare them for the working world, participants are taught how to put together a CV and how best to enter the job market.The programme guides them through the process, offering help when needed but participants are expected to engage challenges and find solutions for themselves if they can.Through education programmes the organisation hopes to transform the lives of those they work with.GET INVOLVEDMamelani is always open to getting help from the public, local businesses and corporations in order to meet their operating costs and increase their reach.If you believe you can lend a hand, have a look at Mamelani’s get involved page on their website for details on how and where you can help.For more information you can also contact Mamelani on 021 448 2725 or via email on [email protected] YOUR PARTPlay Your Part urges you to share your story. If you or anyone you know has gone out of their way to brighten up the day for someone else, we want to know.If you have a story to tell, be it your own or that of an organisation or initiative dear to you, submit your story or video to our website and tell us how South Africa is playing a part to build a better life for all.last_img read more

Hard work paying off as Lady Eagles run like well-oiled machine

first_imgPhilippine Arena Interchange inaugurated DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew Hontiveros presses for security audit of national power grid Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MANILA, Philippines—It doesn’t look like Ateneo’s victorious run in the UAAP Season 81 women’s volleyball tournament would end anytime soon.ADVERTISEMENT PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss LATEST STORIES The Lady Eagles easily swept Far Eastern University, 25-21, 25-10, 25-18, Wednesday to stretch their winning streak to nine straight games since losing the opener in February.No other team in this tournament has established a four-game winning streak wth University of Santo Tomas, De La Salle, and FEU only winning three straight.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logistics“I think it just shows our hard work is paying off and that it doesn’t matter what happened in the past, it doesn’t matter who it is, we just have to deal with it now,” said opposite hitter Kat Tolentino.“It’s the second round and we have to give everything and I think that’s what the team did,” added Tolentino, who finished with 11 points to lead the Lady Tamaraws. Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting Duterte wants probe of SEA Games messcenter_img Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess Ponggay Gaston, who also had 11 points in the game, said one of her teammates just barked “guys work together” when they were down 10-6 against the Lady Tamaraws in the third set.“There was a point when we were behind but that didn’t stop as because we knew we had to work as a team and there was someone in the court that said ‘guys work together’ then after that we just jelled,” said Gaston.Behind Ateneo’s offense, though, was Deanna Wong who orchestrated everything with 30 excellent sets for the Lady Eagles.Both Gaston and Tolentino were in awe of Wong’s playmaking but the setter would rather deflect the praise to her teammates.“Actually it’s not in my head how many excellent sets I get, this is a team win,” said Wong. “I just have to get the ball all the time and I’ll always be there for the team. I have excellent sets because of my spikers.”ADVERTISEMENT View comments MOST READ SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. ABL: Alab Pilipinas title hopes go up in smoke with quarterfinals exitlast_img read more