Mathieu Valbuena’s lawyer says he is “relieved” after the end of the trial

Didier Domat, Mathieu Valbuena’s lawyer, spoke shortly after the announcement of the Versailles court’s deliberation on the sextape affair, on Wednesday, which notably earned Karim Benzema a one-year prison sentence with suspended sentence and a €75,000 fine. “Mathieu Valbuena is relieved at the end of this procedure because the last few years have been quite … Read more

PAOK-OM’s notes: a serious Mandanda

On the ground, PAOK was not up to its stands, boiling throughout the meeting. The Greeks packed the start of the match, making a lot of impact, like Zivkovic dabbing Payet several times or Kurtic getting fried with Guendouzi. But Akpom (5)then Crespo (3) stumbled upon Mandanda. Enterprising, like Zivkovic(6)with its scathing strikes, Douglas(5) Where … Read more

Minnesota Timberwolves beat LA Clippers to advance to NBA playoffs

For the first time in four years (and the second time in just 19 seasons), the Minnesota Timberwolves will make the NBA playoffs. Seventh in the Western Conference, the “Wolves” qualified on Tuesday at home against the Los Angeles Clippers (109-104), via the play-in. In the first round of the play-offs, they will play against … Read more

Ligue 2: Paris FC, hooked by Dijon, still loses points in the race for the climb

Paris FC carried out a very bad operation this Monday evening in the race for the direct rise in Ligue 1. Hooked by Dijon after a match with twists and turns (2-2), the formation of Thierry Laurey now remains on four meetings without a win and now she is relegated to four units from AC … Read more

Alexander Volkanovski in demonstration, Khamzat Chimaev boosted during UFC 273

Alexander Volkanovski is still the UFC featherweight champion. Saturday in Jacksonville (United States) during UFC 273, the Australian won against South Korean Jung Chan-Sung, the “Korean Zombie”, by K.-O. technique on the fourth round. Volkanovski is still undefeated in the UFC. He now has 11 victories in as many fights. This is the third time … Read more

Gastien (Clermont) after the slap inflicted by PSG: “It saddens me that we sabotaged our goal average”

Pascal Gastien (coach of Clermont Foot beaten 6-1 by Paris SG) “We were tense, tense, you could feel it, the ball was burning our feet. I’m disappointed because after the sixtieth, we went on an adventure. Against PSG, that’s what we didn’t want to do. The conclusion is heavy. We still have shortcomings, in the … Read more

Christophe Pelissier, coach of Lorient, after the victory against Saint-Etienne in Ligue 1: “A perfect evening”

Christophe Pelissier (coach of Lorient, after the 6-2 victory against Saint-Etienne): “It’s a perfect evening, in addition to the communion that there was with the public. We felt that there was good energy (…) We were very feverish defensively, but even after the two goals, I felt that we had the possibility of hurting them … Read more

Tiger Woods makes the cut at the Augusta Masters

His ambitions are much higher than simply extending his stay in Augusta by 48 hours. But knowing where he came from, the qualification of Tiger Woods for the 23rd time in the Masters in 24 participations, 13 and a half months after the car accident which almost cost him the amputation of his right leg, … Read more

Pascal Dupraz, coach of Saint-Etienne, after the slap received by ASSE in Lorient: “A sin of pride, a vain attitude”

Pascal Dupraz (Saint-Etienne coach, at the microphone of Amazon Prime, after the 2-6 defeat in Lorient): “I explain the defeat by my responsibility. That of the coach is to repeat to the players that football is respected. When you make this start, it is important not to add more on the pretext that you are … Read more

Anthony Lopes after Lyon’s draw against West Ham in the Europa League: “Like professional misconduct…”

“How do you feel after this match, after OL’s draw at West Ham (1-1)?There are regrets vis-à-vis the physiognomy of the match. We go 0-0 at halftime. They take this red, it’s a struggle to come to England and we had to be careful. But we started the second half badly, we conceded a goal … Read more