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News: Etihad to launch Israel connection next spring

first_imgEtihad Airways will launch a daily scheduled year-round flights to Tel Aviv, the economic and technological centre of Israel, following normalisation of diplomatic relations with the United Arab Emirates. – Advertisement –last_img

Sheff Utd’s Wilder ‘better than Mourinho or Allegri for Man Utd or Arsenal’

first_imgAdvertisement Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Unai Emery are both under immense pressure (Picture: Getty Images)‘He knows football, he’s a proper football person. Like Sir Alex Ferguson, Jurgen Klopp at Mainz, Pep Guardiola at Barcelona B – he’s shown what he can do.‘I believe there are managers in lower league football who are very gifted and deserve an opportunity. Chris has gone through the whole lot.’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 CityNeither Arsenal nor Manchester United are hiring a manager at the moment, but Unai Emery and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer are both under huge pressure after struggling for results of late.The Gunners were held to a 1-1 draw at the Emirates by Wolves at the weekend, while the Red Devils lost 1-0 at Bournemouth.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesArsenal are fifth in the Premier League result after that point in north London, while United are languishing down in 10th after their fourth defeat in 11 league games.Things are not about to get any easier for Emery as he faces a trip to the in-form Leicester on Saturday evening, while Solskjaer cannot afford to drop any points when United host Brighton on Sunday.Before then, both sides are in Europa League action, with Arsenal going to Vitoria Guimaraes on Wednesday afternoon and Man Utd hosting Partizan Belgrade on Thursday.MORE: Unai Emery slammed for starting Arsenal outcast Mesut Ozil against WolvesMORE: Arsenal board give Unai Emery four matches to save his job Chris Wilder better option than Jose Mourinho or Max Allegri for Man Utd or Arsenal, says Tony Cascarino Phil HaighMonday 4 Nov 2019 1:32 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link489Shares Comment Advertisement Chris Wilder is doing a fantastic job at Sheffield United (Picture: Getty Images)Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder is the man to call if Manchester United or Arsenal are looking for a new manager, believes Tony Cascarino.Wilder has done a fabulous job with the Blades, gaining two promotions in three years to take the club from League One to the Premier League.Despite the rapid rise, the South Yorkshire side have not looked out of their depth in the top flight, currently sitting sixth in the table after hammering Burnley 3-0 on Saturday.His results have certainly caught the eye and former Chelsea striker Cascarino believes he is ready for a much bigger job, in fact, some of the biggest jobs in club football.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘Man Utd job, Arsenal job – Chris Wilder? Absolutely,’ Cascarino told talkSPORT.‘There would be a snobbery around football that would go for Allegri or Mourinho. But I’m like, “No, I’d rather go with Chris Wilder.”last_img read more

Ronaldo, Bale and Griezman in running for UEFA award

first_imgRonaldo led Real Madrid to the Champions League title and his country Portugal to glory at Euro 2016.Bale, who also plays for Real, played a major part in Wales reaching the semi-finals of the tournament in France.Griezman finished top scorer in the event and also reached the Champions League decider with his club.last_img

Nationally Acclaimed Comedian Rickey Smiley Hosts Pompano Stand Up Live

first_imgMAIMI, Florida – The Pompano Beach Cultural Center will be the venue where legendary Comedian Rickey Smiley will host Pompano Stand Up Live. The top-rated national radio personality will introduce an outstanding lineup of comedians including Christopher Priester, Pam Bruno, Komedian Kermit and Chea Butter. The night of comedy takes place Thursday, August 22 at 8 pm.“Rickey Smiley is one of the entertainment industry’s most celebrated performers, having made millions laugh for over 27 years,” said Phyllis Korab, Cultural Affairs Director. “With the distinct ability to take everyday observations and turn them into comedic gold, Rickey is one of the few ‘clean’ comics amongst the upper echelon of contemporary comedians.  We are honored that he is hosting Pompano Stand Up Live!, and will be introducing our community to some of the brightest new stars on the comedy horizon.”Smiley has recorded eight best-selling albums, including iTunes #1 best-selling comedy album, “Rickey Smiley: Prank Calls Number 6.” Smiley has hosted BET’s “Open Casket Sharp” and “Comic View,” and has appeared on “Showtime at the Apollo,” “Uptown Comedy Club,” HBO’s “Def Comedy Jam” and “Snaps.” In addition to being featured on DISH NATION, his nationally syndicated morning radio show can be heard in over 60+ markets. Most recently, his memoir Stand by Your Truth: And Then Run for Your Life was released by Gallery Books.As host of Pompano Stand Up Live!, Smiley will be introducing some of the hottest rising stars in the industry.  Chris Priester “The Teacher” is an educator and comedian from Fort Lauderdale. Although he has only been on stage for a few years, he’s already been featured at The Funny Stop in Ohio and has opened for Rickey Smiley and DeRay Davis.  He currently reigns as the “Miami Ultimate Comedian” and has won the “Best in Boca” Competition.With her clever, understated wit and laid-back style, Pam Bruno delivers comedy from an angle that has won audiences all across the country. She is the 2015 winner of Ultimate Miami Comedian and was named Miami’s Best Comedian, 2017-2018.  Pam has worked with many nationally known comedians, including Wendy Liebman, Emmy Award-winner Louie Anderson, Tommy Davidson, Bobby Lee, and the legendary singer Roberta Flack.  She recently appeared with Kevin Hart in his new TV series, Hart of the City, on Comedy Central.Chea Butter is known as the Queen of the No-Neck Gang from South Florida. She has won numerous competitions including the Miami Apollo and Palm Beach Comedy Jamz and made a special appearance in the Wild-n-Out Tour at the Miami Arena.Komedian Kermit was born and raised in Pompano Beach. Influenced by legendary comedians such as Redd Foxx, Richard Pryor and Eddie Murphy, he has always enjoyed making people laugh. Having been a ghostwriter for other local talents, he was encouraged by comedian Larry Dogg, to take the stage and always give it his all!The event will also feature music by DJ Lil Bear, and a cash bar and concessions will be available. All guests must be 21 or older.The Pompano Beach Cultural Center is located at 50 West Atlantic Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33060.last_img read more