A player is injured, but UEFA made a decision to play". "It was a somewhat powerless feeling. Each player had the right to start with a somewhat queasy feeling". "Then the terrorists have already won". It was hard, first of all, to find another date in this really tight schedule because when would you want to play the game? I was really concerned, scared for them.
Riyad Mahrez set Vardy free and he easily turned Jeffrey Schlupp before curling in a shot that Wayne Hennessey should have dealt with. It was a goal reminiscent of Leicester's title-winning exploits last season, but this year's defensive frailties returned less than two minutes later when Yohan Cabaye reacted quickest to Schlupp's blocked shot to sweep home.
Alexander Lacazette, Lyon's top goalscorer, was not in the squad but tweeted: "Pffff shameful!" Speaking to L'Equipe TV, junior minister for sports Thierry Braillard condemned "unacceptable actions that will need to be sanctioned equally to their seriousness" and lamented a "bad day for French sports".
Over at Yankee Stadium on Thursday, the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees will be finishing up their mid-week series. The Yankees still went on to win the game - but the team's beloved supporters weren't amused. Blake Snell allowed a pair of unearned runs and two hits in 4 2/3 innings. In the fifth, the Yankees loaded the bases off Snell on a single, a walk and an error by shortstop Tim Beckham.
An executive who hardly ever travels with the team says that going on a midseason vacation is the reason the Knicks' season fell apart - and, because of that, he can be free to meddle in his coach's practices. Anthony holds a no-trade clause that allows him to approve or disapprove any trade in which he's involved. Anthony, who is entering the fourth season of a five-year, $124 million contract, met with Jackson on Thursday to discuss his future in traditional player exit meetings.
The Blues went nearly 10 minutes before their first shot on goal, shortly after Allen used a deft jab of his pad to deny Erik Haula's breakaway backhand off a turnover by rookie defenseman Jordan Schmaltz. "As we win more, we will could see more and more fraudulent tickets because the number of tickets available to sell are few and far between since season ticket holders bought most of the tickets for home playoff games", Troje said.