Tag Archives: David Astori

DAVID WOODS COLUMN: Leicester’s huge rise, Hodgson must toughen up, war on drugs continues

29 Apr

IN November Starsport was the only British paper to reveal Dinamo Zagreb midfielder Arijan Ademi has tested positive for stanozolol. The anabolic steroid was found in a urine sample given after a Champions League match against Arsenal. UEFA later confirmed it was the same drug used by Canadian sprinter Ben Johnson at the 1988 Olympics. […]

‘Simeone would be called boring in UK’

29 Apr

Diego Simeone has been in charge at Atletico Madrid since 2011 Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone would be labelled “boring” if he were managing in the Premier League, says Sunderland manager Sam Allardyce. A sound defensive display helped Atletico earn a 1-0 first-leg advantage over Bayern Munich in the Champions League semi-finals on Wednesday. Atletico, […]

Roberto Martinez: Don’t just judge me on the last two months

28 Apr

Martinez, meanwhile, has revealed that captain Phil Jagielka could miss the rest of the season with a hamstring problem. The centre-back originally suffered the injury at Watford on April 9, and rushed back to play in the semi-final, but has suffered as a result. “Phil Jagielka got through the game when he had no right […]