Arsenal fans demand Bernd Leno starts Europa League final after Petr Cech agrees Chelsea return

first_imgArsenal fans demand Bernd Leno starts Europa League final after Petr Cech agrees Chelsea return Read More Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 21 May 2019 8:44 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.8kShares Comment PLAY Read More Advertisement Arsenal fans have not taken the news well, however, with many taking to social media to urge manager Unai Emery to reconsider starting Cech in the final if he does indeed already has an agreement with Chelsea… The veteran keeper leaves Arsenal at the end of the season and will return to Chelsea (Picture: Getty)Arsenal fans have reacted furiously to reports that Petr Cech has already agreed to return to Chelsea this summer just a week before the Europa League final.The veteran Czech shot-stopper has started every knockout game in Europe this season ahead of No.1 keeper Bernd Leno and had been expected to keep his place in the side for the final in Baku.That will represent his final game for the Gunners before he retires, and Sky Sports are now reporting that he will be take up a new role as sporting director at old club Chelsea.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 CityThe Blues have been keen to bring back some of their old guard from the club’s most successful era, though it is not yet known what Cech’s responsibilities will involve.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT 1/1 Read More SPONSORED Top articles Read More Manchester United captain Harry Maguire Read More Petr Cech will be working at Chelsea next season. No need for sentimentality. Start Leno in the final.— Not a football account (@1886_blog) May 21, 2019 Skip / Full Screen Video Settings Coming Next Skip Ad Cech addressed the speculation on Twitter, saying: ‘Despite the news today as I had already said to everybody before, I’ll make a decision about my future after the last game.‘Now my sole focus is to win the Europa League with Arsenal.’Despite the news today as I had already said to everybody before , I’ll make decision about my future after the last game . Now my sole focus is to win the EL with @Arsenal .— Petr Cech (@PetrCech) May 21, 2019 by Metro This guy cannot start in the final, it would almost be forfeiting this final. He has agreed to take up a sporting director role for the team we play against. Leno better start or we’ve lost. https://t.co/uRzXuUOyfF— Alex° 🇦🇿 (@TheAlexEra) May 21, 2019 Admire Cech but announcing you are (re) joining a rival you are playing against in a European final in a week means I would drop him and play Leno.— Ross Baxter (@RossWBaxter) May 21, 2019 Rio Ferdinand tells Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop struggling Advertisement 1 min. story About Connatix V67539 Visit Advertiser website GO TO PAGE After initially battling Leno for the No.1 berth at the start of the season, Cech eventually lost the role to the summer signing from Bayer Leverkusen – though the German has only played four times in the Cups.Cech has been tasked with keeping goal in the Europa League, Carabao Cup and FA Cup instead, keeping six clean sheets in 10 European appearances, and has performed his role diligently despite his looming retirement.Who should start in goal for Arsenal in the Europa League final?Petr Cech0%Bernd Leno0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultslast_img read more

Globacom Ghana pays USD 900,000 to Ghana FA as arbitration settlement

first_imgThe Ghana FA has revealed that telecom company, Globacom Ghana, has paid an amount of USD 900, 000 as arbitration settlement to the association with regards to the canceling of the league sponsorship contract that existed between the two parties.The deal was signed in 2009 and was due to expire at the end of the 2013/ 2014 league season.However, Glo failed to meet sponsorship obligations to the Ghana FA and eventually, the contract was terminated leaving Glo with outstanding debts to the Ghana FA.However, the Ghana FA stated that Glo had managed to reach a settlement with the Normalisation Committee before the Committee handed over.Glo paid an amount of USD 1,000,000 with the FA getting USD 900, 000 and the remaining amount going to the lawyer tasked by the NC to handle the settlement.Below is the full statement from the Ghana FA:“The Ghana Football Association (GFA) wishes to announce for the information of its members and all stakeholders that, an amount of $900,000 US Dollars, being arbitration settlement by Globacom Ghana has been bequeathed to it by the former Normalisation Committee of the GFA.The $900,000 US Dollars was paid into the GFA’s account on Wednesday November 27, 2019.As explained by the Normalisation Committee to the new administration of the GFA, Globacom Ghana paid an amount of $1,000,000 (one million) US Dollars to the Normalisation Committee as arbitration settlement for the unilateral abrogation of a sponsorship contract between the GFA and Globacom Ghana.The Normalisation Committee explained further that 10% of the total payment of $1m US Dollars, being $100,000 US Dollars, was paid as legal charges to the Lawyer the Normalisation Committee contracted to pursue payment from Globacom Ghana.”last_img read more