Maurizio Sarri reveals how he mocked Callum Hudson-Odoi after Chelsea’s victory over Brighton

first_imgAdvertisement Metro Sport ReporterThursday 4 Apr 2019 8:27 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.8kShares Speaking after the match, Hudson-Odoi was hopeful that he had done enough to remain in Chelsea’s starting XI.‘I am very happy for the win and we all worked hard,’ the England international told BT Sport.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira moves‘We had to get rhythm and bounced back well. Today we got told the team and had to prepare mentally.‘The manager told me to go and express myself. I feel comfortable, hopefully I did well.’ Comment Chelsea beat Brighton 3-0, hand Hudson-Odoi first PL startTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 8:38FullscreenChelsea beat Brighton 3-0, hand Hudson-Odoi first PL starthttps://metro.co.uk/video/chelsea-beat-brighton-3-0-hand-hudson-odoi-pl-start-1898376/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.MORE: Ryan Fraser breaks silence over Arsenal transfer link Callum Hudson-Odoi impressed for Chelsea against Brighton (Picture: Getty)Maurizio Sarri jokingly criticised Callum Hudson-Odoi for missing ‘a very easy’ goal following Chelsea’s 3-0 victory over Brighton.The 18-year-old forward, who was making his full Premier League debut at Stamford Bridge, produced some neat footwork to skip past Anthony Knockaert before assisting Olivier Giroud for Chelsea’s opener in the 38th minute.Hudson-Odoi had a golden chance to find the net himself as Eden Hazard’s cross deflected into his path just before half-time but the Englishman took a massive swing and completely missed the ball.Thankfully for the youngster, goals from Hazard and Ruben Loftus-Cheek after the break sealed a comfortable win meaning Chelsea are only behind fourth-placed Arsenal on goal difference.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityHudson-Odoi has now been involved in nine goals in his nine starts for the Blues, scoring four and assisting five, but he still got some stick from Sarri after the final whistle.The Italian revealed that he joked with Hudson-Odoi in the dressing room following his fluffed chance in the first half.‘I told him that he missed a very easy goal,’ Sarri explained with a wry smile on his face.‘He has to stay with his feet on the floor. He’s a good boy. Hudson-Odoi assisted Giroud’s opener in the first half (Picture: Getty)‘He can risk thinking that he is a player at 100 per cent, but it’s impossible to be at the top when you are 18.‘He can improve, and I want him to improve. In the future, he, Ruben and Andreas [Christensen] can become top players.‘The future could be good.’”It was a bit of a fluke!” 😉Ruben Loftus-Cheek says that him and Callum Hudson-Odoi have spent years of hard work to start in a Premier League game together.Report and highlights as #CFC continue their 100-per-cent league record against #BHAFC 👉 https://t.co/vdmtOxAS7y pic.twitter.com/EpbVjOqAQB— Sky Sports Premier League (@SkySportsPL) April 3, 2019 Maurizio Sarri reveals how he mocked Callum Hudson-Odoi after Chelsea’s victory over Brighton Advertisementlast_img read more

Remarks by Governor Tom Wolf at Martin Luther King Day of Service

first_imgRemarks by Governor Tom Wolf at Martin Luther King Day of Service SHARE Email Facebook Twitter January 18, 2016center_img Remarks 21st Annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of ServicePhiladelphia, PATRANSCRIPT:Good Morning and welcome to the 21st Annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service.I’m so honored to be able to welcome the 5,000 volunteers that will participate in this event here at Girard College today.Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service is the largest King Day event in the nation with over 135,000 people across the region participating in a service project.And today we honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a servant leader dedicated to justice, equality and fairness.I’m reminded today about the importance of leadership in service to the citizens among us in most need.And of Dr. King’s urgent persistence in moving people of his time toward a better democracy.A democracy based on the ideals of leaders that preceded him.A system that leaders before him established here in Philadelphia.Where all men are created equal.And now, during our time, we continue that legacy in our work to make life better for citizens of our great state.We continue moving our government towards fairness and equality in opportunity.This day continues to inspire me and I’m thankful that I’m able to return as Governor and work shoulder to shoulder with so many of you.Because I know that there are thousands, hundreds of thousands in this region alone, that are coming together in service to others today.Thank you to all the organizations here today, and particularly Global Citizen and its president, Todd Bernstein.You all have truly given breadth and momentum to this movement, and Pennsylvania, the United States, and the world is all the better for I.###Like Governor Tom Wolf on Facebook: Facebook.com/GovernorWolflast_img read more

German managers reassert dominance over US players in KVG market

first_imgFive US asset managers have fallen out of the top 10 providers in Germany, according to an influential ranking published by Scope Analysis.Around one-fifth of Legg Mason’s funds offered on the German market lost their A-rating from Scope. Goldman Sachs Asset Management, State Street, JP Morgan Asset Management and Invesco also did not hold on to their positions at the top of the ranking.The German rating agency Scope annually ranks providers of KVGs, institutional funds on the German market.In this year’s analysis of the large asset managers, the rating agency reported that Legg Mason had suffered the biggest drop, with only 34.5% of its funds still labelled A by Scope, compared to 54.5% last year. SKAG 5 8 62.5%  MEAG 8 14 57.1%  Investec 14 25 56%  DNCA Finance8 8 100%  Robeco 19 35 54.3%  Kepler-Fonds23 37 62.2%  Vanguard Investments 11 21 52.4% Fidelity International 34 70 48.6%  Small asset manager ratingsSource: Scope Analysis, 31 March 2018Asset managerFunds with top rating No. of funds rated% top rated  Vontobel Asset Management 14 29 48.3%  Deka8316849.4% Metzler 14 25 56%  Alliance Bernstein 19 37 51.4%  German providers including Metzler, Union Investment, Vontobel and Allianz Global Investors replaced them in the top 10 list, alongside Investec.Both Vontobel and Investec were rated among the top large asset managers (with more than 25 evaluated funds) for the first time this year.“An increased German presence is significant because the purely quantitative KVG ranking tends to favour foreign managers,” Scope said in its analysis.The analysts said that major international asset managers usually only offered a fraction of their funds – usually their most successful – to the German market.“German managers, on the other hand, are represented by their entire product offering in the KVG ranking,” Scope added.At the beginning of last year only one German provider, Deka, had been among the top 10, The first place in the ranking was maintained by Austria’s Kepler-Fonds: 62% of its funds currently hold an A-rating from, Scope compared to 56% for Investec and Metzler.In total, Scope evaluated 5,900 UCITS funds on offer in Germany from 313 asset managers with a KVG license. Only 8.5% of this total held A-ratings.This also included funds from smaller asset managers, with between eight and 24 rated funds.In this ranking Comgest lost its top position despite 12 of its 17 evaluated funds (70.6%) holding an A-rating. This was down from 90% last year.Comgest was overtaken by two small boutiques with only eight evaluated funds each: DNCA Finance – which achieved an A-rating for all eight of its products – and Sparinvest (six out of eight).Large asset manager ratingsSource: Scope Analysis, 31 March 2018Asset managerFunds with top rating No. of funds rated% top rated  T Rowe Price142263.6% JO Hambro Investment Management 8 15 53.3%  Union Investment 53 109 48.6%  SparInvest 6 8 75%  Degroof Petercam Asset Management 9 14 64.3%  Allianz Global Investors 48 108 44.4%  Comgest 12 17 70.6%  Wellington Management 16 23 69.6% last_img read more

DONEGAL FOOD AMBASSADORS HEAD TO NORWAY

first_imgFood Ambassadors for 2013, heading to Norway.Benoit Lorge, Lorge Chocolatier, Kenmare.John Mulcahy, Fáilte Ireland with Food Champions.Martin Bealin, Global Village Restaurant, Dingle;Deborah Evers, Clareville House Kitchen Gardens, Ballyvaughan;Jacinta Dalton, Dept Culinary Arts, GMIT;Zack Gallagher, Irish Food Tours, Donegal Town;Mary McGettigan, A Taste of Donegal Food Festival,Helen McDaid, Fáilte Ireland Food Tourism manager.Hugh O’Donnell, Kitty Kellys & Hughies Bar, Killybegs;Eight of Ireland’s top food ambassadors have left Dublin for Norway on a food tourism study trip as part of Fáilte Ireland’s Food Champions Initiative.Donegal is well represented with Hugh O’Donnell from Kitty Kelly’s & Hughies Bar, Mary McGettigan from A Taste of Donegal Food Festival and Zack Gallagher from Irish Food Tours all selected.The trip was organised by the national tourism authority to help drive the development of the food culture and food tourism experiences around the Wild Atlantic Way, Ireland’s first ever long-distance driving route, due to open in March 2014. The group include a number of chefs, an artisan producer, a culinary lecturer, a blogger, a restaurateur, a food festival organiser and a chocolatier. Fáilte Ireland’s Head of Food Tourism, John Mulcahy, saiD “These eight food ambassadors who are located along the Wild Atlantic Way, from Donegal to Kerry, were selected for their commitment to developing Ireland’s food tourism and reputation.“This educational visit to Norway will provide the tools for the Food Champions to return home and get behind their region on the Wild Atlantic Way in providing an opportunity to experience, see and taste a truly unique food offering, thereby generating more business for the local area.” Norway was chosen as the destination for this year’s programme not only because of the surge of interest in Nordic food, but also because they have well-established tourist driving routes. They are currently working to develop a Taste of Norway around these routes which will provide great insight for our industry here in Ireland.The food ambassadors were selected for their resounding passion and belief in Irish food, together with a commitment and drive to actively influence and shape the future of Irish cuisine and food tourism in their region. During the trip they will experience a bespoke Norwegian itinerary, gaining unique insight into the Taste of National Tourist Routes programme.Caption – Fáilte Ireland’s food ambassadors get ready to depart Dublin Airport for their study trip to Norway. Also pictured are John Mulcahy and Helen McDaid from Fáilte Ireland.DONEGAL FOOD AMBASSADORS HEAD TO NORWAY was last modified: September 10th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more