Manchester City star Eric Garcia released from hospital after horrific collision with Ederson

first_imgAdvertisement Manchester City star Eric Garcia released from hospital after horrific collision with Ederson ‘He responds well but we have to wait for the next few hours,’ Guardiola said after the game.‘He is conscious but I think he is going to be tested tonight because a kick in the head is always so dangerous.’City’s 3-0 win over Arsenal was a game packed with flashpoints and injuries for both teams.Most notably, David Luiz gave away a penalty and was sent off after replacing Pablo Mari and Arsenal also lost Granit Xhaka to an early injury.MORE: Rescheduled Premier League fixtures for Chelsea, Manchester United, Arsenal and Liverpool confirmedMORE: Pep Guardiola’s reaction to horrific Eric Garcia injury against ArsenalFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Garcia went off the pitch receiving oxygen (Picture: Getty)Eric Garcia has been released from hospital after suffering a horrible head injury during Manchester City’s win over Arsenal on Wednesday night.The 19-year-old was taken off the pitch on a stretcher in a neck brace after colliding with his own team-mate Ederson in the closing stages of the game at the Etihad.City and Arsenal players looked on in horror as Garcia was tended to by medics for several minutes and was given oxygen.The Daily Mail claim Garcia underwent tests at the hospital and spent the night there before being released on Thursday morning.ADVERTISEMENTEderson confirmed the news Garcia was out of hospital by posting a snap of him and the defender at City’s training ground.AdvertisementAdvertisementGarcia is likely to sit out the next game. The Spaniard has caught the eye Pep Guardiola this season and is being tipped as a future regular at City.Guardiola is eager to give the emerging star more game time between now and the end of the season, but the City manager was visibly shaken by what happened.— Ederson Moraes (@edersonmoraes93) June 18, 2020center_img Coral BarryThursday 18 Jun 2020 1:48 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link249Shares Comment Advertisementlast_img read more

Capiz ‘NPA member’ surrenders

first_imgBatara said Rudy voluntarilysurrendered without a firearm to the 61IB in coordination with the PhilippineNational Police and barangay officials on Nov. 5. A certain “Den-Den,” a member ofSouthern Front, Komiteng Rehiyon-Panay from the 1st District here, is one ofthe most recent surrenderers of the 61IB. He yielded a firearm last Oct. 16.(With a report from PIA/PN) An alleged member of Front 15, Eastern Front, Komiteng Rehiyon-Panay of the communist-terrorist group identified as a certain “Rudy,” voluntarily surrendered to the Army’s 61st Infantry Battalion on Nov. 5. 61IB CMO-Philippine Army/PIA “Rudy is right in saying that armedrevolution is not a solution to all of your problems. Armed struggle hasclaimed many innocent lives including those who pursue this terroristicactivity. Don’t allow this misfortune to happen for you still have time tostart a new and normal life,” he said.  “False promises and unbearablehardships inside the armed group forced alias Rudy to surrender,” Batara added,as he called on the remaining members of the communist-terrorist group to dothe same for them to save their lives and future from the destructive armedstruggle.center_img Lieutenant Colonel Joel BenedictBatara, 61IB Commanding Officer, identified the surrenderrer as a certain“Rudy,” a member of Front 15, Eastern Front, Komiteng Rehiyon-Panay of thecommunist-terrorist group. ILOILO – An alleged member of theCommunist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army (CPP-NPA) from Capizvoluntarily surrendered to the Army’s 61st Infantry Battalion (61IB). With Rudy’s surrender, the 61IB hasnow a total of 12 rebel returnees for this year alone.last_img read more

Dindyal, spinners star in Select U-15 easy win over Essequibo

first_img–  Ramraj, Seepersaud spin Demerara to nine-wicket winBOTH the Select Under-15 and Demerara registered first round wins in the Rubis Bel Air U-17 Inter-County 50-over cricket tournament, which commenced yesterday.The Select Under-15 beat Essequibo by 45 runs at Enmore Community Center while Demerara whipped Berbice by nine wickets at the Georgetown Cricket Club groundThis years’ tournament is being played under the Rubis Bel Air brand and managed through Cricket Guyana Inc., following the High Court ruling last Wednesday whereby  the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) was deemed illegal.The tournament was made possible through the personal contributions of Lalta Gainda, Nazimul Drepaul, Anand Sanasie, Rahaman Khan and Richard Jodah.Earlier, at Enmore, Mavendra Dindyal struck a fighting 104, and single-handedly dominated the inning. Despite been dropped four times, the right-hander effort with the bat has been instrumental in taking the Select Under-15 side to 188-7.Thereafter off-spinners Krsna Singh (4-26) and Alvin Mohabir (3-13), then created the damage, restricting the Essequibo side to 144 all out in 42.3 overs.However, it was the 14-year-old Dindyal, who stood firm at one end to ensure the challenging total.After opting to bat, the Under-15s were left gasping for breath, at 44-3 inside the first 15 overs. Medium pacer Sheldon Charles (2-19), removed both openers, Jadon Campbelle (2), and Rampertab Ramnauth (10) before Tameshwar Mahadeo was stumped off left-arm spinner Ryan Alkinson (2-39), without scoring.Off-spinners Krsna Singh at left (4-26) and Alvin Mohabir (3-13), created the damage in the run chase.However, the right-handed pair of Dindyal and Mohabir then manufactured a salvage operation after they had been thrust together. They added 67 runs for the fourth-wicket during which the Diamond Secondary School student, Dindyal reached his fifty and his side passed the 100-run mark.Soon after off-spinner Abdul Nadir (1-18), bowled Mohabir for 29 but Dindyal who was joined by Captain Zachary Jodah, combined for a fifth-wicket stand of 49 runs before the latter was run out for 13. Dindyal, who toured with the West Indies Under-15 team last year to England, then brought up his hundred with his ninth boundary, but the innings lost some momentum towards the end with a couple of wickets, including the centurion.In the run chase, Essequibo lost opener Nadir, leg before to Isai Thorne without scoring before Charles and Scouten added 30 runs for the second wicket. Matthew Pattaya then broke the stand with the wicket of Scouten for 14.At that point the right-handed Charles dominated a third-wicket stand with Azizi Christian worth 58 runs.But Singh and Mohabir wreaked the havoc thereafter including the wickets of Charles, who made 52 and Christian (24).Meanwhile, Berbice were routed for just 66 in 29.1 overs with left-arm spinner Chanderpaul Ramraj (4-7) and off-spinner Andre Seepersaud (3-6), did the damage. Only Captain Marvan Prashad (31), managed double figures.In reply, Demerara raced to the winning target, reaching 67-1 in 28 overs. Seepersaud mane an unbeaten 31 while Reynaldo Mohamed contributed 14 not out.The second round is billed for today with Essequibo playing Demerara at GCC while Berbice take on the Select Under-15 at Everest.The third and final round is scheduled for tomorrow. Berbice will clash with Essequibo at GCC while the Select Under-15 will oppose Demerara at Everest ground.last_img read more