Gary Neville predicts where Man Utd, Chelsea and Arsenal will finish this season

first_imgFormer Manchester United and England defender Gary Neville (Picture: Getty)Gary Neville believes Arsenal will finish sixth in the Premier League this season, leaving Manchester United and Chelsea to battle it out for the remaining top-four spot.Unai Emery’s Gunners slipped two places in the table this weekend after losing to Manchester City and seeing United and Chelsea both win.With 13 games of the season remaining, Arsenal are one point behind revitalised Manchester United and three adrift of fourth-placed Chelsea.Emery admitted on Sunday that Arsenal needed ‘big help’ to finish in the top four and Neville cannot see the Gunners making up the ground on United or Chelsea.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: 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 CityHe told Sky Sports: ‘Unai Emery is doing the best job that he possibly could do. It’s a squad that needs additions and it needs change.‘He needs to sail that ship into shore, some need to disembark and the ones that he wants to get back on need to sail back out to sea with him.‘This first season for him is all about working out which players are going to be on the ship next season and testing out different things.‘He’s finding out a lot about his players all the time. For instance, Matteo Guendouzi was fantastic against Manchester City. Gary Neville predicts where Man Utd, Chelsea and Arsenal will finish this season Advertisement Advertisement Commentcenter_img Solskjaer praises match winner Rashford after Leicester winTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 5:22FullscreenSolskjaer praises match winner Rashford after Leicester winhttps://metro.co.uk/video/solskjaer-praises-match-winner-rashford-leicester-win-1855672/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘I watched Manchester United at Leicester and they look stronger now. When you look at Manchester United’s forward line with Marcus Rashford, Alexis Sanchez, Romelu Lukaku and Anthony Martial, Arsenal haven’t got that.‘Even in midfield United have got Paul Pogba, Nemanja Matic and Ander Herrera and they are now looking stronger at the back.‘Arsenal will end up sixth and it’s between Manchester United and Chelsea for fourth and fifth.’More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesEmery’s Arsenal were outplayed by defending champions Man City on Sunday, with Sergio Aguero’s 10th Premier League hat-trick helping the home side clinch a 3-1 victory.Asked whether he was confident about Arsenal’s top-four hopes after the defeat, Emery said: ‘Yes, but after losing 3-1 it’s not easy to say that.‘I have confidence in our work and in our way. I know now we need to pick up and have some big help.’MORE: Gary Neville favours Man City over Liverpool in tense Premier League title race Metro Sport ReporterMonday 4 Feb 2019 11:46 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2.2kShares Unai Emery says inexperienced Arsenal will improveTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 9:35FullscreenUnai Emery says inexperienced Arsenal will improvehttps://metro.co.uk/video/unai-emery-says-inexperienced-arsenal-improve-1855686/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘He’s 19-years-old and that was a really good performance. Emery can build around things like that.‘Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is always a threat but with the rest of the team there’s a lot to work on. It does need some change, but he will need time.‘He might even need all next season as well. We shouldn’t really be rushing Unai Emery and Arsenal in respect of what he’s trying to achieve at the club.’The Manchester United legend added: ‘Looking at the team I think sixth is about right to be honest.last_img read more

Governor Wolf’s Week, August 28 – September 3, 2016

first_img September 02, 2016 Governor Wolf’s Week, August 28 – September 3, 2016 By: The Office of Governor Tom Wolf The Blog, Videos, Weekly Update This week, Governor Wolf announced the implementation of 25 additional Centers of Excellence to continue his administration’s top priority of fighting the current opioid abuse epidemic plaguing Pennsylvania. The Governor, joined by Department of Human Services Secretary Ted Dallas, also visited healthcare facilities in Reading and Lackawanna County that have been selected as Centers of Excellence to treat individuals suffering from Opioid Use Disorder (OUD). He also announced $2 million in funding for the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown (UPJ) to help complete the campus’ new chemical engineering program aimed at ensuring career-ready candidates for emerging industries in the region.Governor Wolf also joined Wegmans executives at the Mechanicsburg Wegmans location to toast the kick off of Act 39 liquor reforms by purchasing the first bottle of wine to go at Wegmans in Pennsylvania.Earlier in the week, the governor expressed his support and thanks for Fayette county responders and residents as they work through the challenges caused by serious flooding. Governor Wolf, joined by other elected officials, toured Connellsville on Friday to see the flood damage.Watch: This Labor Day, Governor Wolf reminds Pennsylvania about new wine and liquor reforms.Governor Wolf’s Week, August 28 – September 3, 2016Monday, August 29, 2016GO-TIME: Insurance Department Changes in Investment Managers Will Save $2.7 Million Over Five YearsTo Fight Opioid Epidemic, Wolf Administration Implements 25 Additional Centers of Excellence LocationsTuesday, August 30, 2016Governor Wolf Announces Retal PA to Establish Headquarters Operation in Washington County and Create 88 New JobsPennsylvania State Agencies Supporting Fayette County Responders, ResidentsGovernor Wolf’s Statement on Bruce Beemer ConfirmationWednesday, August 31, 2016Governor Wolf Announces 153 New Jobs with Envestnet, Inc. Facility in Chester CountyThursday, September 1, 2016Governor Wolf Buys Wegmans’ First Bottle of Wine to Go in Pennsylvania, Celebrates Additional Consumer Convenience Under Act 39 Liquor ReformsIn Reading and Lackawanna County, Governor Wolf Discusses 2016-2017 Budget Investment in Battling the Opioid EpidemicFriday, September 2, 2016Governor Wolf Announces $2 Million Grant for Pitt-Johnstown Engineering FacilitiesHighlights from The Blog:Pennsylvania is the New International Tech HotspotI Wish Every Month Was Peach MonthYou Can Now Get Wine & Spirit Coupons on Your Phone!Governor Wolf Announces 25 Additional Centers of Excellence to Combat Opioid Abuse Epidemic (Round-up)How the Wolf Administration is Battling Prescription Opioid Abuse (VIDEO)Like Governor Tom Wolf on Facebook: Facebook.com/GovernorWolf SHARE Email Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

Cricket News Ranji Trophy 2018: Rajasthan vs Jharkhand game sees 15 wickets tumble, Mohammed Shami impresses

first_img For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. New Delhi: The Ranji Trophy 2018 round of league games witnessed plenty of action with Varun Aaron putting Jharkhand in a great position against two-time Ranji Trophy champions Rajasthan. Mohammed Shami, who is set to leave for the Test series against Australia, bowled with pace on a green track against Kerala but his side Bengal were in a precarious position. On the other hand, in the plate division, Uttarakhand were rescued by a solid knock from veteran Rajat Bhatia as they reached a strong position against Sikkim. Here is a wrap of all the games played in this round of Ranji games. Irfan Pathan, playing for Jammu and Kashmir, also showed his mettle along with Parvez Rasool to help his side take the lead against Tripura. Basant Mohanty, Odisha’s veteran who recently suffered a family tragedy, picked up 5/31 to bowl Assam out for 121 in Guwahati.Read More | Virat Kohli’s India start as overwhelming favourites against AustraliaRajasthan vs JharkhandAaron, who last played for India in the Test series against Australia in 2014/15, wreaked havoc by taking 5-22 in 12 overs at the JSCA International Stadium. Aaron had powered Jharkhand to a nine-wicket win in their last game against Haryana at Rohtak, when he bagged 6-32 in the second outing. In response, Jharkhand also lost their four wickets early, but Ishank Jaggi (44*) and Virat Singh (18*) steadied the ship, with a crucial 58-run stand for the fifth wicket that has taken Jharkhand on the cusp of a first innings lead.Read More | India in Australia: Virat Kohli’s side face an uphill number’s gameIn Rohtak, Himanshu Rana and Nitin Saini hit fifties as Haryana reached a strong position against Goa while Rasool’s five-wicket haul put Jammu and Kashmir in a strong position against TriputaBrief scores: Rajasthan 100 all out (Rajesh Bishnoi 33, Varun Aaron 5-22, Ajay Yadav 3-35) against Jharkhand 92/5 (Ishank Jaggi 44 not out, Virat Singh 18, T M Ul Haq 4-29). Jharkhand trail by 8 runs.Brief scores: Haryana 263/9 (Himanshu Rana 86, N R Saini 64; Krishna Das 5-69) versus Goa.Brief scores: Tripura 124 (Ninad Kadam 34, Smit Patel 21, Parvez Rasool 5-30) against Jammu and Kashmir 154/1 (Shubham Khajuria 52, Irfan Pathan 47 not out). Jammu and Kashmir lead by 30 runs.Brief scores: Services 256/8 (Devender Lohchab 71 not out, Nitin Tanwar 39, Shivam Mavi 3-44) versus Uttar Pradesh.Uttarakhand boosted by twin tonsRajat Bhatia and Saurabh Rawat led Uttarakhand’s rearguard action with fighting centuries, taking their team to 290/5 against Sikkim in a top of the table Ranji Trophy Plate Group match. Bhatia made 121 off 156 balls (15×4, 1×6) before becoming Ishwar Chaudhary’s (3/81) third victim of the day. Rawat remained unbeaten on 115 off 246 balls with the help of seven fours and three sixes as he along with the skipper shared 208 runs together to revive their innings from 38/4 in 12.5 overs.Brief scores: Uttarakhand 290/5; 90 overs (Rajat Bhatia 121, Saurabh Rawat 115; Ishwar Chaudhary 3/81) vs Sikkim.Yogesh Nagar, Taruwar Kohli shineIn Shillong, Meghalaya’s recruit from Delhi, Yogesh Nagar, cracked his second successive century in a 197-ball 166 (22×4, 2×6) while opener Raj Biswa also slammed a century (111 from 239 balls; 12×4) as the hosts notched up 338/5 against Nagaland. Mizoram were boosted by Taruwar Kohli’s magnificent century as they reached 219 against Manipur in Jorhat. In response, Manipur were reduced to 54/3.Brief scores: Mizoram 219; 69.1 overs (Taruwar Kohli 100, Bishworjit 3/50). Manipur 54/3; 15 overs (Yashpal Singh 15*, Lalnunkima Varte 2/20).Brief scores: Meghalaya 338/5; 90 overs (Yogesh Nagar 166, Raj Biswa 111) vs Nagaland.Kerala outbowl Bengal in Eden GardensBengal batsmen cut a sorry figure on home turf to be bowled out for 147, giving Kerala an upperhand in their Ranji Trophy Elite Group B match at the Eden Gardens. Basil Thampi returned with career-best first class figures of 4 for 57 as Kerala’s three-pronged pace attack shared nine wickets between them to dismiss the hosts in 56.2 overs on a greenish wicket. Playing his first Ranji match of the season, MD Nidheesh (3/22) made a fine comeback, claiming the key wickets of Bengal top-scorer Anustup Majumdar (53) and skipper Manoj Tiwary (22). Seven of Bengal batsmen failed to get to double digits scores and capped five ducks, including that of opener Koushik Ghosh and number three Sudeep Chatterjee. At stumps on day one, Kerala were 35 for the loss of one wicket with Jalaj Saxena (14 not out) and Rohan Prem (14 not out) holding the fort for the visitors. Australia-bound India pacer Mohammed Shami bowled with raw pace and trapped opener Arun Karthik LBW with his second delivery.Brief scores: Bengal 147 all out in 56.2 overs (Anustup Majumdar 53, Abhishek Raman 40; Basil Thampi 4/57, MD Nidheesh 3/22) vs Kerala 35/1 in 12 overs last_img read more