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Latest Football and Manchester United News – Transfer Rumors

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Recently, there have been many football rumors and news on the Internet. Here are some of the latest transfer rumors.

One of the famous doing the around in the Internet is that Arsenal may sell Emmanuel Eboue to FC Barcelona and Gilberto Silva to a club in Spain. Another football news states that Carlos Vela, the Mexican football player, and Fran Merida Perez, from Arsenal are back to cover Eduardo.

Everton FC is trying hard for the title in the next season, after Andrey Arshavin, the Russian football player attempted for a deal with Chelsea FC for Joe Cole. Liverpool is ready to take story about Thierry Henry Biography Henry in their club. Barcelona has decided to remove Henry, after Henry argued with Samuel Eto’o on the pitch.

Recent states that the West Ham United FC’s new technical director Gianluca Nani has brought Luca Toni and Gaetano D’Agostino to Upton Park to play for Real Madrid FC. The club manager of Real Madrid FC has persuaded Royston Drenthe to join the club. Drenthe is supposed to play on the left of midfield and is set to cover Nicky Shorey at left back.

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The next happening football news is that Hayden Mullins the English footballer, Luis Figo the Portuguese footballer from Inter Milan FC, and Leroy Halirou Lita from Reading FC are all set to join the West Ham United FC.

Celtic FC, in Lennon’s absence plans to get George Boateng or Gilberto Silva. They are also thinking to sell the Dutch footballer Willem Hesselink with 2 million pounds to use the money to buy Manchester City FC player, Georgios Samaras.

At the end of the season, DIC (Dubai International Capital) is set to announce 100 million cash for new players in the coming season. The stadium will be ready six months earlier than planned.

Manuscript recalling Newton apple story lands online

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Another famous apple has been in the news this week. A 1752 manuscript revealing how Sir Isaac Newton formulated the theory of gravity is now online for people to view and read.

A conversation between Newton and scholar William Stukeley about Newton’s life, notably his alleged encounter with a falling apple, prompted Stukeley to write Newton’s 1752 biography “Memoirs of Sir Isaac Newton’s Life.” Experts carefully transformed the delicate 250-year-old book into an electronic version that now is on display at Britain’s Royal Society Web site.

The Royal Society

The online interactive manuscript can be viewed in full 3D or as a Microsoft Silverlight presentation where you can turn each page, zoom in or out, and magnify any section. Some of the passages beautifully handwritten by Stukeley can be a bit difficult to read, but floating commentaries along the way do a fine job of explaining key sections. The interactive 3D effect is nicely done–you do feel as if the actual manuscript is sitting in front of you.

The Royal Society

Most scholars had always thought of Newton’s falling apple story about Thierry Henry Biography as mere folklore, like George Washington chopping down the cherry tree. And judging from the manuscript, the tale does seem to have been embellished by Newton and probably others. But like most folklore, it has some basis in the truth. Though the apple may not have knocked Newton on his noggin, the thought of a falling apple did appear to trigger in him a need to investigate why items dropped down to the earth.

In the biography, Stukeley recalled how the apple anecdote came up during one of the times he spent with Newton.

“After dinner, the weather being warm, we went out into the garden and drank tea under the shade of some apple trees, only he and myself,” recalled Stukeley. “Amidst other discourse, he told me he was just in the same situation as when formerly the notion of gravitation came into his mind. ‘Why should that apple always descend perpendicularly to the ground,’ thought he to himself, occasion’d by the fall of an apple, as he sat in a contemplative mood. ‘Why should it not go sideways or upwards, but constantly to the earth’s centre? Assuredly, the reason is that the earth draws it.'”

In addition to Stukeley’s Newton biography, the Royal Society Web site is displaying other historical documents, including Richard Waller’s watercolors of English flowers, Henry James’ sketches of fossils, and Thomas Paine’s iron bridge design.

As the world’s oldest scientific academy, the Royal Society holds a vast collection of documents dating back to 1660, a small portion of which the group is making available online. Members of the society have included Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein, and Stephen Hawking.

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Manuscript recalling Newton apple story lands online

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Another famous apple has been in the news this week. A 1752 manuscript revealing how Sir Isaac Newton formulated the theory of gravity is now online for people to view and read.

A conversation between Newton and scholar William Stukeley about Newton’s life, notably his alleged encounter with a falling apple, prompted Stukeley to write Newton’s 1752 biography “Memoirs of Sir Isaac Newton’s Life.” Experts carefully transformed the delicate 250-year-old book into an electronic version that now is on display at Britain’s Royal Society Web site.

The Royal Society

The online interactive manuscript can be viewed in full 3D or as a Microsoft Silverlight presentation where you can turn each page, zoom in or out, and magnify any section. Some of the passages beautifully handwritten by Stukeley can be a bit difficult to read, but floating commentaries along the way do a fine job of explaining key sections. The interactive 3D effect is nicely done–you do feel as if the actual manuscript is sitting in front of you.

The Royal Society

Most scholars had always thought of Newton’s falling apple story about Thierry Henry Biography as mere folklore, like George Washington chopping down the cherry tree. And judging from the manuscript, the tale does seem to have been embellished by Newton and probably others. But like most folklore, it has some basis in the truth. Though the apple may not have knocked Newton on his noggin, the thought of a falling apple did appear to trigger in him a need to investigate why items dropped down to the earth.

In the biography, Stukeley recalled how the apple anecdote came up during one of the times he spent with Newton.

“After dinner, the weather being warm, we went out into the garden and drank tea under the shade of some apple trees, only he and myself,” recalled Stukeley. “Amidst other discourse, he told me he was just in the same situation as when formerly the notion of gravitation came into his mind. ‘Why should that apple always descend perpendicularly to the ground,’ thought he to himself, occasion’d by the fall of an apple, as he sat in a contemplative mood. ‘Why should it not go sideways or upwards, but constantly to the earth’s centre? Assuredly, the reason is that the earth draws it.'”

In addition to Stukeley’s Newton biography, the Royal Society Web site is displaying other historical documents, including Richard Waller’s watercolors of English flowers, Henry James’ sketches of fossils, and Thomas Paine’s iron bridge design.

As the world’s oldest scientific academy, the Royal Society holds a vast collection of documents dating back to 1660, a small portion of which the group is making available online. Members of the society have included Isaac Newton, Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein, and Stephen Hawking.

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Manu Dibango dies, aged 86, from coronavirus in France

World-famous singer and saxophonist Manu Dibango has died from a coronavirus infection at the age of 86 in France, his management team said on Tuesday.

‘It is with deep sadness that we announce the loss of Manu Dibango, our Papy Groove, who passed away on March 24, 2020, at 86 years old, further to Covid 19,’ read a statement on Dibango’s Facebook page.

Dibango died early Tuesday morning in a hospital in the Paris region, story about Thierry Henry Biography Durepaire, a member of the artist’s management team, told Reuters.  

Sad news: World-famous singer and saxophonist Manu Dibango has died from a coronavirus infection at the age of 86 in France, his management team said on Tuesday

Sad news: World-famous singer and saxophonist Manu Dibango has died from a coronavirus infection at the age of 86 in France, his management team said on Tuesday

Cameroon-born Dibango arrived in France in the early 1950s and studied jazz and saxophone in the northern city of Reims, where he started playing in clubs, according to a biography on his Facebook page.

His style of playing took on more African rhythms as he collaborated with Brussels-based musicians from Congo and he began touring in Africa, developing his trademark pumping saxophone rhythms.

‘Sax is sexy.

I play other instruments too, but my voice sounds best through a saxophone,’ Dibango – who also played piano, organ and vibraphone – told French music programme Basique last year.

In the late 1960s, Dibango started his own band, played with a string of French musicians and in 1972 he had a major hit with ‘Soul Makossa’, a song that brought him international success and was reinterpreted by many other artists.

Announcement: 'It is with deep sadness that we announce the loss of Manu Dibango, our Papy Groove, who passed away on March 24, 2020, at 86 years old, further to Covid 19,' read a statement on Dibango's Facebook page

Announcement: ‘It is with deep sadness that we announce the loss of Manu Dibango, our Papy Groove, who passed away on March 24, 2020, at 86 years old, further to Covid 19,’ read a statement on Dibango’s Facebook page

Sad loss: Dibango died early Tuesday morning in a hospital in the Paris region, Thierry Durepaire, a member of the artist's management team, told Reuters

Sad loss: Dibango died early Tuesday morning in a hospital in the Paris region, Thierry Durepaire, a member of the artist’s management team, told Reuters

In 2009, Dibango filed a lawsuit in a Paris court against the producers of Michael Jackson for using the ‘Mamase, mamasa, makossa’ riff from Soul Makossa.

The riff became world-famous through Jackson’s hit Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin. The case was later settled out of court.

In an interview in 2019, Dibango said the song was now there for all to use.

‘It has moved beyond me.

It is good in a way, once a song becomes a standard, it no longer belongs to the composer but to the person who interprets it,’ he said.

On Dibango’s 1992 album Wakafrika, produced in France, he reinterpreted a string of African hits and played with top African stars including Youssou N’dour, King Sunny Adé, Salif Keïta, Angélique Kidjo and Papa Wemba, as well as British rock singers Peter Gabriel and Sinéad O’Connor.

Last year: On the sidelines of a tour celebrating 60 years on stage, he said jazz music needed to have a danceable beat

Last year: On the sidelines of a tour celebrating 60 years on stage, he said jazz music needed to have a danceable beat

Legend: In 2010, Dibango received the 'legion d'honneur' medal in his adopted country France. He was diagnosed with a coronavirus infection earlier this month

Legend: In 2010, Dibango received the ‘legion d’honneur’ medal in his adopted country France.

He was diagnosed with a coronavirus infection earlier this month

In 2010, Dibango received the ‘legion d’honneur’ medal in his adopted country France.

He was diagnosed with a coronavirus infection earlier this month.

Last year, on the sidelines of a tour celebrating 60 years on stage, he said jazz music needed to have a danceable beat.

‘We are the leg specialists, things have to move, that is how I see music,’ he said. 

Xbox shows off lineup of original TV shows

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When Microsoft launched the Xbox One, it made a big deal about the prospect of original TV series being made specifically for the console.

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They even trooped Steven Spielberg on to the stage to talk about the upcoming Halo series, along with developer 343 Industries saying it was working on “exclusive interactive Xbox One content”. It was all a little mystifying.

Now, 11 months later, Microsoft has revealed a little more information about the really quite extensive list of shows it’s working on. And it’s not just Xbox One either — the Xbox Originals, as they’ve been styled, will be available on Xbox One, Xbox 360 and “other Microsoft devices”.

Microsoft has divided the shows into two categories: Committed Projects and Projects in Development. We’d assume that means that you shouldn’t necessarily get your hopes up for the shows still to be developed.

Committed shows

Halo: Still live-action, still has Speilberg as executive producer, still being made with Amblin Television and 343 Industries.

Every Street United: Two soccer players, Thierry Henry and item315128291 Edgar Davids, head to eight different countries to find the “most gifted and undiscovered street stars”. Eight half hour episodes, culminating in a one hour finale where the eight stars play a 4 versus 4 game in Rio. This is set to air in June.

Bonnaroo: The 13th Bonnaroo music festival runs from 13 June to 15 June and you’ll be able to see it via this “app”, which, according to Microsoft, is the only place that you’ll get all of the interactive features. Although its not yet clear what those are.

Signal to Noise: This is the working title for six film documentaries being made around the rather broad topic of modern technology. The series is being produced by Simon Chinn and Jonathon Chinn who have two Oscars and an Emmy between them.

The first instalment is Atari: Game Over which looks at the excavation of the millions of unsold copies of the ET video game, consigned to the land fill of history back in 1983. It’s directed by Zak Penn.

Humans: This is a UK production of a Swedish show called Real Humans where a family buy a refurbished robotic servant called a ‘synth’ and discover that “sharing life with a machine has far-reaching and chilling consequences”. Casting doesn’t actually begin until May 2014, so the production of the eight hour-long episodes may take some time.

Halo Digital Feature: This is being made by 343 Industries and Scott Free productions, with Ridley Scott as executive producer. And there’s not much more information.

Projects in development

Deadlands: Based on the weird western pen-and-paper RPG of the same name.

Extraordinary Believers: A stop-motion show being done by the Robot Chicken team.

Fearless: The working title for a reality series starring Paul de Gelder “on an adrenaline-fuelled quest to aid individuals who risk their lives to make the world a better place”.

Gun Machine: Based on the hard-boiled detective novel from Warren Ellis.

Winterworld: Based on Chuck Dixon’s the graphic novel of the same name.

Untitled JASH Project: JASH is a comedy collective founded by Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, Tim and Eric, and Reggie Watts. Each episode will have a different comedian curating a show “featuring new and unsung talent, in various video formats”. If you ask us, this sounds dangerously like a clip riff show. Or even a YouTube party.

Microsoft is also hyping the interactive features of the Xbox Originals. According to the media release “every Xbox Original will offer interactive capabilities, as well as unique interactive features customised on a per-show basis”.

While it’s not clear entirely what this will mean for every show, we did get a hint recently from Paul de Gelder himself.

You may remember that de Gelder ran a boot camp for the launch of Elysium in a bold attempt to kill a number of journalists. We bumped into him at a different event where he talked a little about shooting Fearless.

While most of the conversation was off the record, he did talk about having a heart-rate monitor hooked up to him at one point. When the show would air on the Xbox One, the idea that the rumble triggers on the controller would beat in time with his heart, letting the watcher get a sense of his level of fear and excitement in the given scenario.

Whether or not that’s super compelling interactive content depends on the taste of the viewer, but for our money it’s a lot more novel and interesting that just having a twitter feed run down the side of the screen…

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Major League Soccer Pitching for Even More Popularity in 2013

Major League Soccer

Pitching for Even More Popularity in 2013

This year is the 45th

anniversary of the North American Soccer League (NASL), the first

widely-recognised association football league in North America and the

precursor of today’s MLS. Back in the late 1960s, the NASL couldn’t even hold

onto a midweek daytime broadcast contract with CBS due to poor viewing figures,

and even well-known teams were forced to play in run-down arenas unfit for

their peers in baseball and American football. Fast forward to the present day

however and soccer in the United States is almost unrecognisable.

Since the MLS was formed 17 years ago, the bosses

have repeated some of the same old tricks but avoided the mistakes of the past.

For example, legends Pele and Beckenbauer brought notoriety to the NASL’s New

York Cosmos back in the mid-70s. For a second it seemed that this flash of

interest might last, but by the 80s interest had dried up and the NASL folded.

30 years later David Beckham and story about Thierry Henry Biography Henry signed big contracts to play out

their careers in the states, but they also helped to encourage home-grown

talent and raise the league’s profile abroad. Beckham may now have moved to

France but his legacy and ties to MLS remain strong.

One clear result of this is the standard of

playing, which has dramatically improved. They no longer have to rely on

imported European legends in the twilight of their careers, with established

names like Clint Dempsey and Tim Howard enjoying great careers in the English

premier league while Landon Donovan’s star shines at home for LA Galaxy.

Although MLS is unlikely to ever reach the heights of La Liga or Serie A, the

fact is that soccer has been hugely popular with under-18s for many years now.

Rather than watching these young players switch to a higher-paid sport or move

abroad for better prospects there is now a career path on their own doorstep.

Choosing soccer is still not a good choice

for young sportsmen who want to make millions. Beckham and Henry aside, most

MLS teams can’t compete with the salaries offered by European clubs. However,

with so much competition overseas and the delicate economic situation at home

we will no doubt see young, talented athletes choosing soccer, happy to have a

job at all. Also there has been a surge in the number of teams; there are now

19 in the league with a

expected soon. If this carries on, they may have to introduce the division

system with promotion and relegation, which will already be familiar to soccer

fans outside the US.

The big coup is the fan reaction, and in

terms of spectators MLS is making serious waves. Amazingly, it has

the NHL in terms of average crowd per game with 18,733 to 17,455 for the

2012 season. TV ratings aren’t quite what they should be, with a slight

reduction over the 2011 season, but the broadcast deals are still in place and

being renewed for seven-figure sums. It’s even evident from the sports betting

sites that have seen a steady increase in MLS betting over the past 5 years.

Prop betting in particular has enjoyed a

boost. To

what prop betting is, consider any other element in a game of soccer on

which you could place a bet, apart from the final score or the handicap; who

will score first, how much a particular player will score, assists, shots on

goal, or even how many minutes of extra time are awarded. This type of gambling

works well with soccer and has long had been a mainstay in Europe, but until

recently has held niche appeal for bettors in the US.

Soccer has carved out an identity in a

country where not many people believed it ever would. It started as a joke

sport for girls, but has matured into something the Americans can take

seriously; in turn, their league is finally starting to be taken seriously in

the footballing motherlands. If the MLS can hold onto its loyal following and

keep numbers steady still the 25th anniversary then we might start

to get used to it as the fifth pillar of American sports. If they keep rising,

and the right people start to get involved, then we might even see a US

national team in a World Cup final during our lifetime. The flying pigs might

even sing The Star-Spangled Banner. 

Claude Puel challenges Redmond to follow in the footsteps of Henry 

Southampton manager Claude Puel has challenged Nathan Redmond to follow in the footsteps of story about Thierry Henry Biography Henry and transform himself from a winger into a prolific striker.

English talent Redmond, 22, signed for Southampton in a £10million deal this summer after his former club Norwich were relegated to the Championship.

Redmond only scored six goals in thirty-seven appearances from a wide position in the top-flight last season but Puel believes the best is yet to come.

Nathan Redmond has been told by Claude Puel to follow the development of Thierry Henry

Nathan Redmond has been told by Claude Puel to follow the development of Thierry Henry

The 22-year-old was used in a front two for England at the Toulon tournament and impressed

The 22-year-old was used in a front two for England at the Toulon tournament and impressed

Puel worked with Henry while he was a coach at Monaco in the 1990’s and ahead of the start of the Premier League kick-off on Saturday, the Frenchman drew similarities between the pair.

In his early days, Arsenal legend Henry was a flying left winger before polishing his game as a forward whose trademark was to cut in from the flank and curl shots into the far corner of the goal.

In Philippe Auclair’s biography of Thierry Henry, he recounts how the new Saints’ coach perfected the Frenchman’s finishing technique at Monaco. 

Henry started as a winger before transforming into one of the world's most prolific strikers

Henry started as a winger before transforming into one of the world’s most prolific strikers

‘Puel made a teenage Henry rehearse the same sequence until he was sick to the stomach.

Run at full speed. Receive the ball. Cut inside, past a line of cones. Then do it again, and again, until that piece of skill had become as instinctive as walking.’

Speaking on Thursday, Puel said: ‘Nathan has the ability to shoot with his right foot and curl the ball beautifully.

He has this particular skill. They are two players where I see similarities in their speed and technical ability. 

I see Redmond here as having the qualities of a striker. He can shoot, dribble and make exciting things happen. He’s been a good surprise for me.

It seems a pity or a waste to leave him on the right. He can play up front.

Puel believes that Redmond has all of the core attributes to progress as a centre forward

Puel believes that Redmond has all of the core attributes to progress as a centre forward

‘He’s also mentally sharp, he has a good feel and reading of the game.

His approach play and link-up with his team-mates are sharp and he has impressed. In France, we call Thierry ‘Titi’. 

I hope I am able to speak with him over the next few weeks. He has a huge passion for football and he loves watching games.’

Puel has lost significant firepower following the departures of Sadio Mane to Liverpool and Graziano Pelle to the Chinese Super League but believes his squad can cope. 

Sadio Mane left St.Mary's Stadium for Liverpool in a deal worth £34m

Graziano Pelle also left the club to become the world's third most paid player at Guangzhou Evergrande

Southampton have lost considerable attacking threats in Sadio Mane and Graziano Pelle

‘We have Dusan Tadic, Shane Long, Charlie Austin, Nathan Redmond and more young players you will see.

We want to develop and improve.’

He also insists that captain and Portuguese Euro 2016 winner Jose Fonte will not leave the club this summer, despite being linked with Manchester United and Everton.

‘For Southampton, it’s important for Jose to stay.

He’s a good player. I don’t think there’s a possibility for Jose to leave us and he’s very important for the team. When I see him on the training ground, he is concentrated and a good professional.’