Liquor baron not interested in sponsoring Man United

 

Vijay Mallya
Vijay Mallya

 

 

 

 

According to the reports, liqour baron Vijay Mallya was not interested in having his brand logos, such as Whyte & Mackay and Kingfisher Airlines, being emblazoned across the United shirt.

United’s deal with current shirt sponsor AIG is due to expire in the summer of 2010.

Donno how these business men think.I may hav said yes to Man  United.Maybe that’s why am not a business tycoon.  😀

MLS wants two Indian football stars

Major League Soccer(MLS) has expressed interest in two Indian football stars.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

According to reports,Two of Indian football’s biggest stars — Sunil Chhetri and Steven Dias — were last night handed contracts by US-based FIFA registered agent Eddie Rock and told to sign up at the earliest.Steven Dias has signed the contract,while Sunil is still waiting as he is also expectinga call from Europe.

UEFA : Liverpool will face Real Madrid

Liverpool will face Real Madrid in da last 16 of the champions league.The good thing for da reds is they play the 2nd leg at home.Infact all the English Primier League teams (Liverpool,Manchester United,Arsenal and Chelsea) have tough games ahead in the knockout stages.Man U will play Mourinho’s Inter Milan,Arsenal will play Roma and Chelsea will play Juventus.The first leg starts off on 24th Feb/25th Feb.

Champions league draw :

Chelsea v Juventus

Villarreal v Panathinaikos

Sporting Lisbon v Bayern Munich

Atletico Madrid v Porto

Olympic Lyonnais v Barcelona

Real Madrid v Liverpool

Arsenal v Roma

Inter Milan v Manchester United

Sports : Indians shining everywhere

To start wid,Abhinav Bindra won a gold medal for India at the Olympics.He won the 10m air rifle event for India’s first-ever individual Olympic gold.Credit should also go to the Mittals Champions Trust; who sponsored him.

Saina Nehwal entered the quarterfinals ,though later lost to lost to Indonesia’s Maria Kristin Yulianti.Our boxers are also doing well. A L Lakra lost to the Uzbek,but gave everything in that fight.


In football,India qualified for the 2011 Asian Cup finals in Qatar,by beating Tajikistan in the AFC Challenge Cup final.Sunil Chetri’s hat-trick gave India the entry.

Well ,no need to talk abt Cricket after their shameful defeat .

India Book A Place In The Final with Chetri’s late goal

Sunil chetri-India Vs Myanmar(AFC 08 challenge)
Sunil chetri-India Vs Myanmar(AFC 08 challenge)

India entered into the finals of AFC Challenge Cup football tournament with a late goal by Sunil Chetri to beat Myanmar 1-0.It seems Indian players are enjoying the unplayable conditions here in Hyderabad.
Chetri scored the important goal in the 82nd minute of the semifinal match with a fine header.Baichung played his role by setting up the goal and chetri did the finishing.Although he missed two chances in the first half,but later scored this great header.India will now face Tajikistan who beat DPR Korea.India will be eyeing the cup,to make it to the 2011 AFC Cup.

Bhaichung’s Double takes India out of trouble

AFC Challene ’08: India beat  Turkmenistan 2 – 1 To enter the semi finals.Baichung scored both goals.He just proved y is he the best football player in India.At 31 he still has the zeal to perform for the country.The slushy ground conditions made it worse for the turkmenistan players.Indian players wid their new jersey missed many chances though.As a football fan,we still hav to wrk hard to make  a mark.But we are on the right track.Today’s match ,our defence was too good.