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Bayern Munich vs Liverpool: Three key battles ahead of their Champions League second leg clash

Bayern Munich vs Liverpool: Three key battles ahead of their Champions League second leg clash

Sports
delicately poised It's all to play for at the Allianz Arena with nothing to separate the sides going into the second leg Liverpool’s Champions League second leg clash against Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena is well and truly in the balance – and you can hear it live on talkSPORT. The Bavarian outfit would have been elated to have avoided defeat at Anfield, while the Reds will be equally happy not to have conceded an away goal. Liverpool were effectively stifled by Bayern in the first leg. It means the second leg is deliciously poised and couldn’t be harder to call. It is a mouthwatering tie for the neutral, but what are the key clashes that could decide the outcome? talkSPORT.com has identified the key battles that could ...
The week ahead: Jobs report needs to silence rising worries about the economy

The week ahead: Jobs report needs to silence rising worries about the economy

Finance
Job growth has remained vibrant despite the slow-growing economy, and that's a trend investors are anxious to see confirmed in the February employment report on Friday. Even with some economists expecting growth around 1 percent for the first quarter, the labor market has been strong, and economists expect to see 185,000 jobs added in February. The economy is widely expected to bounce back in the second quarter to a pace well above 2 percent, after the temporary headwinds from the government shutdown and polar vortex abate. The jobs data tops the list of important economic news in the week ahead, particularly after a string o...
Independent Spirit Awards: Beale Street wins big ahead of Oscars

Independent Spirit Awards: Beale Street wins big ahead of Oscars

Entertainment
If Beale Street Could Talk was the big winner at Saturday's Independent Spirit Awards, winning three major prizes.It took home best feature - the top award at the ceremony - plus best director for Barry Jenkins and best supporting actress for Regina King.The Spirits honour low-budget films and are the final major awards season ceremony ahead of the Oscars on Sunday.Beale Street is Jenkins' first film since Moonlight, which won the best picture Oscar in 2017.Speaking to BBC News, the director said he was pleased about the steps forward the Academy has made, or tried to make, in recent years.The body behind the Oscars has diversified its membership, tried to introduce a popular film category and attempted to make the ceremony short...
US shutdown looms as border talks stall ahead of deadline

US shutdown looms as border talks stall ahead of deadline

World
Media playback is unsupported on your device US congressional talks over a border security deal have stalled raising the chances of another government shutdown.Negotiators were hoping for a deal by Monday to give Congress time to pass legislation by Friday, when the federal funding agreement runs out.They remain divided on how many undocumented immigrants can be detained and funding for President Trump's promised border wall with Mexico.The previous shutdown, lasting 35 days, was the longest in US history. Hundreds of thousands of workers were furloughed while others in essential services, such as hospital care, air traffic control and law enforcement, worked without pay.The cost to the US economy was estimated at $ 11bn (£8.5bn).It was ...
Cardi B squeezes boobs into bra made of belts ahead of Super Bowl

Cardi B squeezes boobs into bra made of belts ahead of Super Bowl

Entertainment
Cardi B was a walking rainbow at yesterday's Bud Light Super Bowl Music Fest in Atlanta, Georgia.The Bodak Yellow rapper attended the third day of the festival in an all-pink ensemble.Her wig incorporated all the colours of the rainbow in a range of neon and pastel hues.But it wasn't her colourful hair that grabbed the most attention, it was her barely there outfit. Related Articles Cardi – real name Belcalis Almánzar – threw on a range of bright pink leather garments.She pulled on a pair of minuscule hot pants that rode high up her hips, meaning plenty of leg was on show.The leather jacket featured hundreds of dazzling embellishments as well as tassels along the arms.But the top was the star of the show, as it was held together by just two thin belts. RAINBOW: ...