Latest sports news today Thursday, January 20
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Simeone charges against “the people who had to prepare and did not prepare it” after the stones to the bus
The coach of Atlético de Madrid, Diego Pablo Simeon, lamented a new setback this Wednesday, which cost them elimination (2-0) in the Copa del Rey at the hands of Real Sociedad, and charged against the security errors in the vicinity of the stadium, where the rojiblanco bus suffered an attack with stones.
Spain announces two positive hours before meeting Germany
The Royal Spanish Handball Federation has communicated that both Joan Cañellas as Ian Tarrafeta have tested positive for coronavirus after the latest PCR tests carried out on the national team in Bratislava, hours before meeting this afternoon (6:00 p.m., Teledeporte) against Germany at the start of the second phase of the European Championship.
Australian Open: Garbiñe Muguruza attributes her elimination to covid cases in her team
number three in the world Garbiñe Muguruza He blamed part of the blame for his early exit from the Australian Open on Thursday on Covid-19 cases in his team, which would have decimated his Grand Slam preparations.
Xavi fulfills his threat and Dembélé does not travel to Bilbao
Ousmane Dembélé does not travel to Bilbao and tonight he will not be in San Mamés to face the Athletic Club in the round of 16 of the Copa del Rey. Xavi Hernández has fulfilled his threat and has grounded the French winger, who continues to stall on his renewal. The technician already warned yesterday that either his continuity was solved or he was looking for a immediate departure, since he did not contemplate the possibility of him staying at Barcelona being able to leave for free this coming summer, at which time his contract expires. The former soccer player and the club valued this possibility and Laporta He gave the coach carte blanche, who feels disappointed with Dembélé, since he has given him all the confidence possible in addition to assuring him that he would have a priority role in his new project. Although the Frenchman assures him that he wants to stay every time they see each other, the facts show otherwise, and that his agent, Moussa Sissoko He has dropped with economic pretensions far from the possibilities of the Catalan club. In addition, lately he has made some statements denouncing pressure from Barcelona.
Medvedev beats Kyrgios and the stands
World number two and tournament favourite, Daniil Medvedev, overcame the obstacle that represented Nick Kyrgios (115th), although he gave up a set, 7-6 (7/1), 6-4, 4-6, 6-2, this Thursday in the second round of the Australian Open.
Virginia Torrecilla is back
midfielder Virginia Torrecilla could play a football match again this Thursday, almost two years later and after overcoming cancer, in the second semifinal of the Spain Supercup between Atlético de Madrid and Levante after entering the call of coach Óscar Fernández.