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The reduction of capacity and other measures, again on the table before the scourge of Ómicron
While in other countries, significantly more punished by Ómicron, the sport has adopted new restrictions, such as in Germany, where stadiums have once again closed their doors to fans, in Spain the Interterritorial Council of the National Health System has already put on the table a series of measures for massive sporting events with the aim of stopping the rapid spread of this variant of the coronavirus.
Marc López, Nadal’s coach, eighth positive for Covid after Abu Dhabi
The exhibition tournament of Abu Dabi It has caused more than one upset in the form of contagion of coronavirus.
The outbreak in the Mubadala World Championship It is already going through the eight infected, including players, players and coaches. The last one was Marc López, Rafa Nadal’s coach, who also tested positive a few days ago as reported by ‘Marca’.
Discord and blush for a trans swimmer
On December 5, the campus of the University of Akron, in Ohio, experienced the irruption of Lia Thomas, turned into a sudden star after sweeping in three events of the Zippy Invitational: 200, 500 and 1,650 free yards. Thomas, a senior swimmer at the University of Pennsylvania, achieved the best mark of the year in the first two and dazzled in the last, taking a whopping 38 seconds out of second-place finisher, her teammate Anna Kalandadze. Despite the exhibition, there was no euphoria in the stands or excessive praise, but a hum that has accompanied Thomas since in 2019 he decided to start the process to change sex.
Ferran Torres, an illusion and a problem
Ferran Torres He passed the relevant medical examination yesterday with Barcelona as a procedure to become the second incorporation of the Catalan club, after Dani Alves, in this winter market that is coming. “I’m very happy,” he managed to say on leaving the hospital where he underwent the tests before the official presentation, which could be held today.
Ferran Torres undergoes a medical examination and will be announced imminently
Although the official announcement of Barcelona is missing, which will take place at any time throughout this afternoon, Ferran Torres He can already be considered a new Barcelona player. The City footballer, who arrived in Barcelona this past Sunday, has undergone all the relevant medical tests this morning before stamping his signature on his new contract. At nine in the morning, the player has entered the Barcelona Hospital, a collaborating medical center of the Catalan club, and after two hours he has already left to go to the sports city. Before getting into the car that was waiting for him at the door, he released his first sentence as a practically Barça player: “I’m very happy.” Keep in mind that Ferran arrives injured after during the League of Nations with the Spanish team, in mid-October, he suffered a broken foot. However, the forward is in the final stretch of his recovery and Barcelona does not rule out being able to use him during the Spanish Super Cup in mid-January.
The NFL, an oasis of success in the sport of pandemic
Knees bent against racism in the Premier League and megalomaniac league projects to save football amid an unprecedented economic crisis. Scenes that show that sport, by necessity or commitment, is going to slipstream from what society transpires. However, in a reality full of tonality and pessimism there is a strange oasis full of success. The United States American Football League (NFL), despite the difficult pandemic outlook, has managed to revalidate and even enlarge a project while continuing to sign outrageous contracts and sponsorships, made decisions against the current with respect to the advance of the Covid and tied in short the social and political demands. All this to fulfill a single mission: never stop playing to continue generating income.