Mauricio Pochettino is Bayern’s No1 choice to replace axed Niko Kovac

first_imgBAYERN MUNICH have made Mauricio Pochettino their main priority as they search for a new boss, according to reports.The Bundesliga giants axed Niko Kovac this month and Hansi Flick is expected to continue until the end of the season.1 Mauricio Pochettino is on the radar of a number of top sidesCredit: AFP or licensorsCaretaker Flick masterminded a 4-0 hammering of Borussia Dortmund but Pochettino is being lined up should he quit Spurs, claims The Athletic.A source is quoted as saying: “Pochettino would be the preferred solution.“If he and Spurs end up splitting, which looks likely, Bayern will do anything to get him.”On the other hand, that’s what everyone would do, even Real Madrid and probably Manchester United, who have been aiming at him for a year and a half now.”It’s a very difficult option, but that would be Bayern’s priority.”The report adds that Thomas Tuchel is another frontrunner, while Arsene Wenger was only considered as a caretaker.Pochettino has failed to build on last season’s Champions League final run and Spurs are a club in crisis with several senior players joining the boss in wanting out.Most read in footballTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’NEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticREF RELEASEDChampions League ref Vincic released by cops after arrest in prostitution raidKEANE DEALEx Man United youth ace David Jones says Roy Keane negotiated a contract for himREF RAIDChampions League ref Vincic ‘arrested in raid into drugs and prostitution ring’NICE RONCristiano Ronaldo goes on family bike ride with partner Georgina Rodriguez & kidsJan Vertonghen, Toby Alderweireld and Christian Eriksen are all out of contract in the summer and a rebuild is on the cards.Tottenham struggled to a VAR-assisted 1-1 draw with newly-promoted Sheffield United in their last outing before the international break.And they will try to regroup for a clash against West Ham on November 23 before Olympiakos visit London three days later.[pod_component pod_component_config_id=”bWMArKDIZ”pod_component_config_url=”https://www.thesun.co.uk/nu-sun-pod-component-config-prod/bWMArKDIZ.json” pod_component_config_loader_url=”https://www.thesun.co.uk/nu-sun-pod-loaders-prod/1.66.0/componentLoader.js?114810″ src=”https%3A%2F%2Fiframe.thesun.co.uk%2Fnu-sun-pod-widgets-prod%2Fiframe-pod.html%3Fid%3DbWMArKDIZ%26script%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fwww.thesun.co.uk%2Fnu-sun-pod-loaders-prod%2F1.66.0%2FcomponentLoader.js%3F114810%26config%3Dhttps%3A%2F%2Fwww.thesun.co.uk%2Fnu-sun-pod-component-config-prod%2FbWMArKDIZ.json”]Son proves he is the ‘nicest footballer in the world’ as Spurs star uses his hands to protect mascot from the rainlast_img read more

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Liberians Make Headways in Sierra Leone

first_imgThey are highly acclaimed and well respected as a result of their immense contribution to the fight against the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) locally, but these recognitions are now extending beyond boundaries, as members of First Responders- a medical organization founded and headed by Representative Saah Joseph- are making name for themselves in neighboring Sierra Leone.First Responders and its founder, Rep. Saah Joseph, are making similar high marks strides in Sierra Leone that helped to drastically reduced the virus in Liberia.Speaking at an award ceremony over the weekend, Rep. Joseph noted that since their arrival in that Ebola affected country, which is now consider the hot-zone, their impacts have began to be felt, especially in the country hot-spot (Pokolo District), where they have been assigned.He disclosed that Pokolo has been one of the worst affected areas in that country that huge numbers of people are infected on a daily basis, but since their arrival there the entire story has change-Pokolo now can now be boast of as a success story.Rep. Joseph noted that  the district, which could witness over 50  to 60 cases a day, is now report zero case since the outbreak of the virus in that country as a result of his organization robust interventions.“I just want to tell the Liberian people that my team is doing well in Sierra Leone since we arrived there. The government and the people have given us warm reception which has led to the level of success that we have had so far.“They have also taken their zeal, focus, courage and determination thereby prompting them“Because of our track-record in Liberia upon our arrival in Sierra Leone my team was sent directly in the hot zone (Pokolo), my boys had some hesitations, especially being in a strange land but I told them this is the work we have come to do-to save our brothers and sisters from this deadly killer,”“We were put in charge of one of the worst-hit regions, but with the level of experience that we have had in Liberia we have done a tremendous job in that region to an extend that zero case is now being reported for the first time. I’m talking about an area that used to record 50,60, 70 daily,” the FR boss noted.He noted that because of their good work in the Pokolo region the Sierra Leonean government has now put them in charge of the country’s Airport. “We have now been assigned at theThe Montserrado County lawmaker, had in early January, headed to Sierra Leone  with a team of twenty, along with three ambulances to bolster the that country’s effort against the Ebola epidemic there. The Ebola disease that taking a heavy toll on citizens of that country, a situation that prompted First responders’ intervention.Rep. Joseph, during a visit with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Thursday, said that as a humanitarian, his conscience is deeply urging him to carry the Liberian experience in the combat against the virus to Sierra Leone.President Sirleaf wholeheartedly lauded the lawmaker for his brilliant initiative which she said will go a long way in eradicating the virus from the region. She promised to assist in whatever way she can to make his mission a success.Meanwhile, Rep. Joseph has been named as the Humanitarian of the year for his tremendous efforts during the fight against Ebola.The Liberian lawmaker was honored by the International Learning Institute (ILI) and its subsidiary, Gender International Magazine Publication and Resource Center, at the Champions of the Year Annual Award 2014 ceremony held on Saturday February 14, at a local resort in Monrovia.He was works during the crisis was not intended to win awards, but to serve humanity as a humanitarian, but as the awards come it show how appreciative Liberians are of his works.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

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