Advertisement Full Screen Read More Read More Visit Advertiser website GO TO PAGE Read More Skip Ad William Saliba’s agent, Djibril Niang, was in Manchester this weekend (Picture: Instagram)Ex-Arsenal star Lauren is convinced by Saliba’s potential after watching the teenager’s recent performances in France.‘Yes, he looks a very good player,’ Lauren told AmericanGambler.com.‘Strong, tall, can come out of the back with the ball and an international for France.‘He reads the game very well, which is important for a player at the back, you have to anticipate and he looks very good at just 18, so the future is bright!’ Coming Next Read More William Saliba’s agent spotted in Manchester amid United and Arsenal transfer links 1/1 Arsenal and Manchester United are battling it out for William Saliba this summer (Picture: Getty)William Saliba’s agent has been pictured in Manchester this weekend to fuel speculation that the Saint-Etienne defender could be set for a move to Old Trafford.Saliba broke into Saint-Etienne’s first-team in September and the 18-year-old had an outstanding debut season in France, making 16 appearances for Jean-Louis Gasset’s side which finished fourth in Ligue 1.Recent reports suggest that Arsenal are in talks over a potential deal for Saliba, but Unai Emery has no interest in loaning the youngster back to Saint-Etienne as the Ligue 1 outfit have requested.The Gunners need an immediate solution to their problems in central defence, with Kostas Manolas, Joachim Andersen and Mario Hermoso also linked in recent weeks.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT Top articles SPONSORED Comment Metro Sport ReporterSunday 9 Jun 2019 5:58 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link987Shares 1 min. story by Metro About Connatix V67539 Video Settings Manchester United captain Harry Maguire Read More PLAY / 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 CityWhile Saliba remains open to a move to the Emirates, his representative, Djibril Niang, has hinted that the teenager could instead be joining United this summer after he uploaded an Instagram story from Manchester restaurant, Ivy Asia, on Saturday.It’s understood Saint-Etienne have slapped a €30million (£26m) price tag on Saliba, with Watford and Southampton also interested in the the France Under-19 international. Rio Ferdinand tells Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop struggling Saint-Etienne have set an asking price of £26m for Saliba (left) this summer (Picture: Getty)Jose Mourinho has also been impressed by Saliba after the youngster’s meteoric rise in Ligue 1.‘I think he has everything needed to become a good player, much like Kurt Zouma, who I signed,’ the former Manchester United and Chelsea manager said.MORE: Jose Mourinho would ‘seriously consider’ Newcastle United job Advertisement Skip
Nigeria’s leading professional golfer, Andrew Oche Odoh has threatened to sue South African Airways for his disappointing play at the ongoing 3e Actuaries Equatorial Guinea Open in Mongomo.Odoh has heavy odds stacked against him in his bid to successfully defend the tournament, despite shooting a six under par 66 last night which left him 10 strokes outside the lead after 54 holes.The player, a member of South Africa based Sunshine Tour, said the non-arrival of his golf bag made him to resort to borrowing an unfamiliar set of clubs from local amateur golfers in Mongomo. He told THISDAY last night that he would be left with no option than to ask for a compensation of $24,000 from South African Airlines being the value of the Equatorial Guinea Open winning prize money.‘’The failure of the airline to deliver a golf bag containing my Titlist set clubs to the agreed destination, made me recourse to borrowing a wrong set of clubs, and this why I have not matched expectations in Mongomo. It is a clear of breach of contract and I will be demanding compensation that equals the exact prize to be won by the winner of Equatorial Guinea Open Golf Championship. The alternative clubs are made for amateur and not professional golfers,” Odoh threatened.It was gathered that the golf bag was only delivered in Abuja, instead of Lagos, where Odoh joined the Nigerian contingent that flew to Malabo enroute Doula on Monday.Odoh, who was on the verge of missing the cut after two poor rounds of 78 and 75, rebounded at the Presidential Golf Course, Mongomo, to occupy the 15th position and will be in the 31 players field that will compete the final round today.Englishman Craig Hinton, took the lead in sterling fashion, with a course record round of seven under par 65 to take two shots lead over Zambian Zambian Muthiya Madalitso and Swede Peter Gustafsson, who are for tied for second place.Hinton drained five birdies on the back, including a chip in on the last hole for a 31 on the home bound play, and an overall 10 under par for the tournament.Mandhu Mohammed of Zimbabwe occupied the fourth position at 4 under par to stay in touch with the leaders, following a round of 71 mixed with four birdies and three bogies.Six of the eight Nigerians that entered for the tournament made the cut.They include Gift Willy (+2 over par), Odoh, Michael Ubi, Sunday Olapade, Mohammed K. Haruna and Francis Christopher. Kamilu Bako and Morgan Atako missed the cut.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram
The UK Government announced that golf will be able to resume in England on Wednesday, 13 May 2020 after a seven-week hiatus. Since then, further announcements have adapted the way golf can be played in line with the timeline of the fight against the spread of Coronavirus.England Golf have produced, and continued to update, advice for clubs and golfers on how to play golf safely under the changing government recommendations. You can find links below to the Play Safe frameworks and Frequently Asked Questions that are updated regularly.Away from golf, it is vital that everyone continues to follow best practice when it comes to dealing with the current outbreak of coronavirus.For expert medical advice please refer to the following websites:World Health OrganisationPublic Health England
Police and government officials visit Bangpra Golf Club to check and make sure they are all complying fully with safety measures to prevent the spread of covid-19.The East Coast Golf Courses Management Association reminds all golfers that during the COVID-19 pandemic, to play golf in Thailand including the eastern seaboard, Thai golfers must show their ID cards and all foreign nationals must show their real passports (no photocopies). Promoted ContentFantastic-Looking (and Probably Delicious) Bread ArtbrainberriesThe Best Cars Of All Timebrainberries8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its Growthbrainberries2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This YearbrainberriesFake brand-name goods worth over 100 million baht seized in Bangkok – Patt…What Happens To Your Brain When You Play Too Much Video Games?brainberriesCan Playing Too Many Video Games Hurt Your Body?brainberries7 Reasons Why You Might Want To Become A VegetarianbrainberriesAll quarantines in Thailand apply same rules for both Thai and foreign arr…Who’s The Best Car Manufacturer Of All Time?brainberries7 Universities Where Getting An Education Costs A Hefty Pennybrainberries10 Risky Jobs Some Women DobrainberriesMajestic Queen Sirikit Botanic Garden in Chiang Mai open FREE on Mother’s …The Models Of Paintings Whom The Artists Were Madly In Love Withbrainberries6 Ridiculous Health Myths That Are Actually Truebrainberries Foreign passport holders must have an entry stamp to show that they have resided in Thailand for the past 14 days. Without these documents, you will not be allowed to play and it would be a waste of time going to the golf course.This is only a temporary measure until the spread of the coronavirus is controlled.Government health department officials,police and volunteers visited EGA golf courses in Bangpra Friday to check and make sure they are all complying fully with safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.