John Stones’ dominance of Cristiano Ronaldo showed Man City’s defender’s underrated strength – Alex Brotherton

John Stones is quite used to people underestimating him. When he fought during Pep Guardiola’s first season as Manchester City boss, many said he would not stay another year at the Etihad Stadium. When he lost his place in Guardiola’s favorite XI in 2019/20 and sat out in seven consecutive games at the start of … Read more

New book relives 2020 news cycle

Does any sentence better sum up the waking nightmare that was the 2020 news cycle than “Please scream inside your heart”? That was the directive from executives at the Fuji-Q Highland amusement park in Japan encouraging guests to keep their screams, and their potentially contagious droplets, inside their bodies while on the roller coaster. That … Read more

Mikel Arteta forced Manchester United into a controversial stance with a brutal Arsenal transformation – Bailey Keogh

Arsenal have proved themselves right to hold on to Mikel Arteta and not fire him, in the midst of the serious managerial situation Manchester United are in at the moment. The Gunners currently sit higher than Manchester United in the league table on their way into the November international break. The Manchester club has experienced … Read more

DA probing ‘Rust’ shooting knows who loaded gun

The district attorney probing the “Rust” film set shooting says she knows who loaded the gun Alec Baldwin used to accidentally shoot dead cinematographer Halyna Hutchins. Santa Fe DA Mary Carmack-Altwies declined to name the person in an interview with ABC’s “Good Morning America” on Wednesday, as she weighs whether to bring criminal charges over … Read more

“Succession”’s Repetition Compulsion | The Nation

Jeremy Strong in Season 3 of Succession. (Photograph by David Russell/HBO) HBO’s Succession is a show about four siblings trying to decide whether or not to kill their dad. Justly celebrated for its savvy casting, evocative score, clever writing, luxurious (if claustrophobic) set design, and crafty (if rarely beautiful) cinematography, Succession—which returned for a third … Read more

The four-time UCL winner will have ‘extreme’ Man City talent as his first signing for the club

Photo by Matt McNulty – Manchester City / Manchester City FC via Getty Images Newly appointed manager Xavi Hernandez is eager to make Manchester City star Ferran Torres his first signing for FC Barcelona. According to Mundo Deportivo, the fourth time UEFA Champions League winner is a big fan of the Spanish national team player. … Read more