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Arsenal news: Gunners legend David Seaman worried by performance against Man City

Arsenal news: Gunners legend David Seaman worried by performance against Man City

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‘SAME OLD’ The ex-goalkeeper wasn’t happy with game management during Unai Emery’s debut as manager Arsenal goalkeeping legend David Seaman has told talkSPORT he was underwhelmed by his old side’s performance against Manchester City on Sunday. The Gunners lost 2-0 in their Premier League opener at the Emirates in what was new manager Unai Emery’s first competitive game in charge of the club since taking over from Arsene Wenger. Arsenal were unable to contain the reigning champions Goals from Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva claimed the three points for City, and Seaman doesn’t believe he saw much difference from Arsenal’s poor performances towards the end of Wenger’s reign....
Watch: Paul Pogba nets first goal of Premier League season, Manchester United beats Leicester City

Watch: Paul Pogba nets first goal of Premier League season, Manchester United beats Leicester City

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Aug. 10 (UPI) -- Paul Pogba scored the first goal of the Premier League season in Manchester United's 2-1 win against Leicester City Friday in Manchester, England. "I told the players we had very good periods, we had lots of glimpses of the football we wanted to play," United manager Jose Mourinho said, according to the team website. "Leicester were strong in a few periods of the game, but we coped with that as a team which is also an important thing. The team played as a team in these difficult moments." Pogba's tally came in the third minute of the Red Devils' victory. Daniel Amartey had a hand ball in the Leicester City box after an Alexis Sanchez shot deflected off of Wes Morgan. The French star stepped up to the penalty stripe and buried a shot into the upper right portion of the net...
Tomorrow's Cities: Can start-ups solve city issues?

Tomorrow's Cities: Can start-ups solve city issues?

Technology
Media playback is unsupported on your device The Waterloo corridor, which runs between the cities of Toronto and Waterloo in Canada, is home to coyotes, deer and, increasingly, tech firms.Google, Research in Motion and thousands of start-ups have offices there as the area positions itself to be the next Silicon Valley.Having an area like this is becoming increasingly important as cities look to tech to help solve problems like congestion and pollution."Tech hubs are an important aspect of any city," said Bob Crow, managing director of the Institute of Quantum Computing, which is based in the corridor."Cities are desperate for cash and many are serving citizens with the same or less money than years ago. There is a built-in need to find ways of...
Akon to build new city in Africa with currency called AKoin

Akon to build new city in Africa with currency called AKoin

Technology
Grammy-nominated artist Akon is planning to build a futuristic city in Senegal and base its entire economy around a new cryptocurrency named after himself. The multi-platinum-selling music producer unveiled the ambitious project at a creative festival in Cannes, where he spoke at a panel titled Branding Africa: Blockchain, Entrepreneurship and Empowering the Future.According to page six, he told an audience at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity that his proposed cryptocurrency - dubbed AKoin - could be "the saviour of Africa in many ways" because of how secure it would be.It would all be based on a mobile app, which he said would allow citizens of Akon Crypto City "to utilise it in ways where they can advance themselves and not allow government to do thos...
Norwich City youngster James Maddison on the brink of completing move to Southampton – reports

Norwich City youngster James Maddison on the brink of completing move to Southampton – reports

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Norwich’s valuation of Maddison has reportedly been met by Saints A number of clubs from England’s top tier have had Maddison on their radar after his outstanding 2017/18 season. However, it seems the south coast is his next destination as sources close to the Carrow Road club say Southampton boss Mark Hughes has been given permission to talk to the youngster after meeting the Championship club’s valuation for their star midfielder tonight. Maddison’s stock rose dramatically when it was revealed that he had created 54 chances for Norwich – more than any other player in the Premier League, Bundesliga, LaLiga, Serie A and Ligue 1. And after reportedly 48 hours of tough negotiations it appears Saints have got a deal for the England Under-2...