Lussick set to depart Sea Eagles nest

first_imgThe 193cm prop is into the third season of a three-year deal with the Sea Eagles and has several offers in front of him.Reports surfaced on ABC Grandstand on Saturday that the Super League was a possible destination for the 27-year-old forward as a lucrative deal had been tabled by an unnamed club.Manly confirmed to NRL.com on Sunday that no release had been given to Lussick.The club also stressed the Beacon Hills Bears junior was not leaving because of the salary cap issues that the NRL integrity unit has been examining.But the club would not stand in his way if Lussick received a good offer.NRL Signings Tracker: All confirmed player movesA final report into alleged breaches, which Manly has responded to with its own version of events, is due to be released by the NRL on Monday.The results of that report could affect whether Lussick takes any further part in the 2018 competition, or whether he moves on mid-season to another club.This is Lussick’s second stint at Manly. He played two seasons (2011-12) before three years with the Parramatta Eels.  He then returned to the Sea Eagles in 2016.He suffered a high ankle sprain in the opening set of Manly’s trial against the Cronulla Sharks in February but has not made it back to the starting side as yet.If Lussick did leave the club in the coming weeks, Manly still have depth with Lloyd Perrett, Shaun Lane and Taniela Paseka already backing up their regular starters, Kiwis internationals Martin Taupau and Addin Fonua-Blake.last_img read more

Hunters in for a tough assignment against CQ Capras

first_imgPNG will prove another tough challenge for the CQ side that put up a good fight against the Blackhawks last weekend.The Hunters 68-4 win the last time they met in Round 16 at Kokopo last year was PNG’s highest score and biggest win.Capras, on the other hand, has Lance Kuveu on the extended bench, who they recruited from Digicel Cup club Agmark Gurias last year, while young winger Jake Ainsworth is set to make his return from long-term injury.For Hunters, co-captain Noel Zeming will play in his 50th Cup game, becoming the fourth player from the club behind Wartovo Puara Jnr, Adex Wera and Esau Siune.Hunters will be also without halfback Watson Boas, who injured his arm in the Pacific Test against Fiji in the representative round and therefore, Atte Bina will take his place in the starting lineup.The 18-man Hunters starting lineup: 1. Stargroth Amean, 2. Justin Olam, 3. Noel Zeming (co-captain), 4. Thompson Teteh, 5. Adex Wera, 6. Ase Boas, 7. Atte Bina, 8. Henry Wan, 9. Wartovo Puara Jnr, 10. Enock Maki, 11. Timothy Lomai, 12. Adam Korave, 13. Brandy Peter.Interchange: 14. Warren Glare, 15. Ismael Balkawa, 16. Benjamin Hetra, 17. Edward Goma, 18. Butler Morris.last_img read more

Round 12 of Digicel Cup this weekend

first_imgThere will be four games played up in the Highlands region. All games are scheduled for a 2pm kick off.The Waghi Tumbe side will play host to the Wamp Nga Mt Hagen Eagles at Jiwaka while the Bintangor Goroka Lahanis go up against the PRK Mendi Muruks at home in Goroka.Across in Mendi, the Kemele Hela Wigmen will do battle with the TNA Simbu Lions. The other game is between the visiting Agmark Rabaul Gurias and the EGP Enga Mioks in Wabag.The last game of round 12 will be played in the nation’s capital and will feature the SNS Port Moresby Vipers and PRK Gulf Isapea. This game will get underway at 3pm.Competition leaders, the Snax Lae Tigers, are on bye.last_img read more

Piqué, to the referee: “Do you remember Real Madrid-Sevilla?”

first_imgAs collected by the cameras of Movistar LaLiga, the Barca center had a conversation during the match with the referee in these terms: “Do you remember Real Madrid-Sevilla? Do you remember the blockade?”. In clear allusion to the annulled Luuk de Jong by his partner Martínez Munuera in the Santiago Bernabeu after a blockade of Gudelj to Militao in the Madrid area.Cuadra Fernández also said a few words to Piqué as the television images have revealed. “Don’t point me at the finger …”, the referee told the central culé after recriminating this one of his decisions. Gerard Piqué they were stiff with the referee Guillermo Cuadra Fernández during the encounter between the Barça and the Getafe from last saturday.last_img read more

Ico Aguilar, winger of Real Madrid in the 70s, dies

first_imgAt Real Madrid he would win 5 Leagues and two Cups. His fantastic, quick and stylish sport didn’t catch on in the eye of the white fan. After spending eight seasons, he ended up leaving, first to Sporting, the place he spent two seasons, after which returned to the Spanish capital, to serve at Rayo Vallecano for a pair of seasons earlier than hanging up his boots. Later he could be coach of RSD Alcalá and Logroñés. He was additionally 3 times worldwide with the Spanish Nationwide Staff: he debuted with a aim in opposition to Cyprus in the Granada stadium of Los Cármenes. Relaxation in peace.Real Madrid assertionReal Madrid C. F., its president and its Board of Administrators deeply remorse the loss of life of Ico Aguilar, one of the nice historic gamers who wore the shirt of our membership between 1971 and 1979.Real Madrid desires to specific its condolences and its affection and affection to his spouse Eva, their kids Daniel and Virginia, their grandchildren Belén and Rodrigo and all their family and family members.Throughout his eight seasons at Real Madrid he performed 190 video games, scored 50 objectives and gained 5 Leagues and a couple of Cups from Spain. It was worldwide with the Spanish group. Ico Aguilar has handed away at 71 years of age. Real Madrid extends its condolences to all Madridistas. Francisco Javier Aguilar García, popularly often called Ico Aguilar, died at the age of 71. Ico Aguilar performed for Real Madrid from the 1971-72 marketing campaign till 1978-79. In these eight seasons He performed 190 video games with the white shirt, scoring 50 objectives. Their distribution is as follows: 144 League matches (34 objectives), 28 Cup matches (11 objectives), eight European Cup matches (one aim), 4 Recopa matches (one aim) and 6 UEFA Cup matches, with three objectives scored.Born in Santander (03-26-1949), he was found by Laureano Ruiz, the nice mentor of Cantabrian soccer, that took him away from handball and made him give attention to soccer. Finish of these of a lifetime, from the boot caught to the lime, his good performances in Racing, which he entered when the Santander group was energetic in the Third Division, at the finish of the 1960s. In 1970 he promoted to Second with the Cantabrian group: in a tiebreaker match performed at the Bernabéu he scored a key aim in opposition to Ilicitano. In accordance with what they are saying, his efficiency was so prodigious that Madrid determined to signal him after that match. It additionally has the honor of being the creator of Racing’s 2,000 aim in its historical past. In 1971, and as a consequence of his performances with the racinguista group, He was signed by Madrid in an operation that additionally included his teammates Santillana (he all the time says that the good of the three was Aguilar) and Corral, who was a goalkeeper (the first Cantabrian goalkeeper to win a Zamora Trophy). The Cantabrian group had a debt of some 23 million pesetas at the time, and this triple switch helped it, in line with some, to forestall the disappearance of the El Sardinero stadium; in line with others, that of the membership itself.last_img read more