Month: August 2023

Injured Darvish wants to return…but team situation is ‘murky’

The San Diego Padres’ Darvish Yu, 37, has been placed on the disabled list with elbow inflammation and hopes to return in time for the season. Both Darvish and the Padres are keeping a close eye on his elbow. Darvish was placed on the 15-day disabled list (IL) on April 29 with right elbow inflammation. […]

MOU with Cheongju, Chungcheongbuk-do, Credit Union, Sajik 1-dong Residents’ Association, and Cheongju City Residents’ Council

Chungbuk Cheongju FC joins hands with credit unions and local organizations. Chungbuk Cheongju held a silver business member ceremony with a credit union prior to its home match against FC Anyang in the 29th round of the Hana OneQ K League 2 2023 at Cheongju Stadium on March 30. The ceremony was attended by Noh […]

‘Zero games’ Maguire sure of survival…England selection controversy

Harry Maguire, who has struggled for playing time at Manchester United, will not be left out of the England squad for the upcoming World Cup. “Maguire is likely to be included in England’s squad to face Ukraine and Scotland despite not making a single appearance for Manchester United this season,” Sky Sports reported on Tuesday. […]

0.1% Expectations crashed and burned… Ulsan’s In-Jong-kyu, the superkiller, still grows up

The ‘just in case’ expectations were dashed. There was no place for In Ji-kyu (33-Ulsan Hyundai). His name was nowhere to be found on the 25-man roster for the national team’s two September European tours to Wales and Saudi Arabia.This is nothing new. Despite his consistent performances, Lee hasn’t been called up to the national […]

“Take care of Lotte.”…Sutton’s last message before departing.

Acting Lotte Giants manager Lee Jong-woon has made it clear that he will not give up the challenge of fall baseball for the rest of the season. Although he is confused by the sudden change in his position, he says he will stick to his role as a professional. Shortly after the rainout of the […]

‘Lee Chan-wook goal’ Gyeongnam wins 1-0 away to Chungnam Asan… first win in four games

Gyeongnam FC overcame the Chungnam Asan FC jinx to keep its K League 2 title hopes alive. Gyeongnam won the 29th round of the Hana OneQ K League 2 2023 away match against Chungnam Asan 1-0 at 7 p.m. at Yi Sunshin Sports Complex. The win snapped a three-game winless streak (one draw and two […]

Kim Ha-Sung, 2 walks, 1 run against Milwaukee…SD ‘sweeps’ 3-game series…Goodbye fall baseball!

After going hitless for the third straight game, the San Diego Padres’ Ha-Sung Kim had to take solace in two walks. Kim started at first base and shortstop in the final game of the Padres’ three-game series against the Milwaukee Brewers at American Family Field in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S., on Monday (Aug. 28) and went […]

Ilyuchenko, the summer transfer speculation, resurfaces with exquisite timing…Hwang Ui-jo’s place, the real hero

“The venom is rising. I’m afraid something will happen.” Acting FC Seoul coach Kim Jin-gyu, who took over as “interim head coach” after the resignation of Ahn Ik-soo, pulled out Ilyuchenko’s starting card for his first game in charge, a home match against Ulsan Hyundai on Sept. 27. It’s been exactly 50 days since his […]

‘Give up early runs’… Kiwoom, ‘scored six runs in the eighth inning’ and lost.

Kiwoom Heroes blew a six-run lead in the top of the eighth inning and still lost. The runs they gave up early and often were painful. Kiwoom lost 6-8 in an away game against the Samsung Lions of the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League at Samsung Lions Park in Daegu, South Korea, on July […]

‘I can’t buy a rain jersey even though I want to’… Why? ‘Because it’s never happened before’

If you want to buy Cristiano Ronaldo’s jersey, you can’t. On July 27 (KST), jersey specialist Footyheadlines reported that Al Nasr’s 2023/24 jerseys are not available for purchase. According to Footyheadlines, it has been almost two months since Nike became the official jersey manufacturer of Al Nasr, but Al Nasr fans are still unable to […]