Latest sports news today Friday, January 28
The latest news today, in the best headlines of the day that ABC makes available to all readers. All the last hours of Friday, January 28 with a complete summary that you cannot miss:
Real Madrid and Barça join forces to give entry to private capital
The world has changed and the two most important clubs have understood that they have to change with it. “It makes no sense to be worth 4,500 million euros and not be able to pay for electricity,” they reflect from Barcelona. “Madrid cannot be managed as if it were the Chamartín Tennis Club,” they reflect from the white entity.
Ferrari and Carlos Sainz get underway
The Formula 1 preseason has not officially started, but Ferrari has already started up so as not to waste time. The Italian team has experienced its second day of private tests at the Fiorano circuit and Carlos Sainz and Charles Leclerc have participated there.
With a temperature of three degrees and difficult conditions for the cars, the man from Madrid and the Monegasque have driven a 2018 Ferrari. This is a curious detail, since Sainz made his debut last year with the legendary team on January 27 and he also did it with the 2018 car.
LaLiga cuts pirates by 24%
Just before the end of 2021, on December 29, Spanish football received good news in its complex fight against piracy. The Mercantile Court number 6 of Barcelona authorized LaLiga and Movistar+, the holder of the audiovisual rights of the national championship, to “immediately request that all Internet access operators block more than 40 pirate platforms.” With this resolution, it was finally possible to approve weekly measures to block the domains of pirate websites, in a historic and innovative sentence that satisfied LaLiga’s demand for an agile tool to fight against piracy of exclusive sporting events, “in line with what was approved by the European Parliament”, which in May of last year urged the Member States to enable legal measures in this regard.
Wass, new Atlético player
The Atletico Madrid has reached an agreement with Valencia for the transfer of Daniel Wass. The footballer, born in Gladsaxe (Denmark, May 31, 1989), signs for the remainder of the season and another campaign.
Laporta-Florentino, an idyll in the paradigm of enmity
Florentino Pérez became president of Real Madrid at the beginning of the century. Joan Laporta landed in the direction of Barcelona in 2003 by winning the elections caused by the resignation of Gaspart, destroyed three years before when Luis Figo was signed by the madridista leader as the main electoral trick of his entry into the white house. The relationship between Florentino Pérez and Joan Laporta was cordial from very early on.
European Handball Championship: Joan Cañellas: «Some do not know how to value the great work of this team»
Absent from the Tokyo Games due to an injury that prevented him from hanging the Olympic medal that he was missing and that he wanted so much, Joan Canellas (Santa María de Palautordera, Barcelona, 1986) enjoys the national team again in the European Championship and aspires to bite his eighth metal with Spain, which he could not accompany in the second phase matches due to Covid. Recovered and with the illusion of a rookie despite his 35 years, he answers ABC by phone after the last training session before this afternoon’s semifinal (6:00 p.m. Teledeporte) against Denmark, the rival that separated the Hispanics from the last Olympic final and the World Cup.
The African Biniam Girmay takes the first sprint in Mallorca
The Eritrean cyclist Biniam Girmay (Intermarché-Wanty-Gobert) won the Alcúdia Trophy, in a circuit of 173.2 kilometers over Port d’Alcudia, in a massive sprint in which he beat Ryan Gibbons (UAE Emirates) and Giacomo Nizzolo (Israel-Premier Tech), with the Spanish Iván García Cortina (Movistar) fourth.