Arsenal team news & likely line-up

first_imgArsenal will be looking to end a run of six winless games on Saturday when they face Liverpool in the game of the weekend.The Gunners won 12 matches in a row in all competitions before last weekend’s 2-2 draw against Crystal Palace.However, they lost their opening first two games of the season against Manchester City and Chelsea, with head coach Unai Emery determined to show that his Arsenal side can compete with a fellow top six side.Arsenal Injuries Nacho Monreal and Sead Kolasinac have minor right hamstring injuries, Hector Bellerin (thigh) and Sokratis (right ankle) are also being assessed ahead of the game.Mohamed Elneny, Laurent Koscielny and Dinos Mavropanos are also ruled out. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Man Utd ready to spend big on Sancho and Haaland in January Who is Marcus Thuram? Lilian’s son who is top of the Bundesliga with Borussia Monchengladbach Brazil, beware! Messi and Argentina out for revenge after Copa controversy Best player in MLS? Zlatan wasn’t even the best player in LA! Arsenal Suspensions Arsenal have Matteo Guendouzi suspended after his red card against Blackpool in the Carabao Cup.Possible Arsenal Starting Line-UpRob Holding looks likely to partner Shkodran Mustafi in defence while Stephan Lichtsteiner could start ahead of Bellerin if the Spaniard fails a fitness test.Granit Xhaka and Lucas Torreira are expected to continue in midfield, Alex Iwobi is likely to come back in for Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Alexandre Lacazette will almost certainly start upfront.Possible XILiverpool Team News Jurgen Klopp has question marks over captain Jordan Henderson and fellow midfielder Naby Keita, both of whom have missed the Reds’ last two matches with hamstring problems.Former Arsenal man Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and forward Rhian Brewster remain on the long-term injured list.TV Coverage & Kick-Off Time Kick-off is 5:30pm BST (1:30pm ET) on Monday, and the game will be broadcast live on BT Sport in the United Kingdom. It will be shown on NBC Universo in the United States, and on various channels around the world.Best Opta Match Facts Arsenal are winless in their last six Premier League meetings with Liverpool (D3 L3), their longest such run against them since a run of 12 between 1994 and 2000. The last five Premier League meetings between Arsenal and Liverpool have produced a total of 27 goals (5.4 per game). The only previous meeting between Arsenal’s Unai Emery and Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp was the 2016 Europa League final – Emery’s Sevilla beat Liverpool 3-1. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is unbeaten in all five of his Premier League games against Arsenal – only Jose Mourinho (12), Gerry Francis (8) and Alex Ferguson (6) have waited longer for their first defeat against them in the competition. Arsenal have scored at least twice in each of their last nine Premier League games, remaining unbeaten in their last eight (W7 D1). Check out Goal’s Premier League 2019-20 fantasy football podcast for game tips, debate and rivalries.last_img read more

Students to Showcase Technical Skills at National Careers Week Event

first_imgStory Highlights Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, in hailing the staging of the event, said it emphasises the importance for today’s youth to be trained and certified in specialised skill areas that are in demand in an increasingly competitive labour market. It will feature Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) students in the areas of construction and building technology; manufacturing and engineering technology; creative arts and fashion; and transportation and logistics. More than 6,000 students will put their technical abilities on display at the 2018 National Careers Week (NCW) and Skills Competition to be held from February 17 to 23 at the National Arena. More than 6,000 students will put their technical abilities on display at the 2018 National Careers Week (NCW) and Skills Competition to be held from February 17 to 23 at the National Arena.Under the theme ‘Building the Future by Guiding the Present, the initiative, organised by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information in collaboration with public- and private-sector partners, aims to promote and introduce new skills and entrepreneurial opportunities to youth.It will feature Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) students in the areas of construction and building technology; manufacturing and engineering technology; creative arts and fashion; and transportation and logistics.Among the skills to be showcased are welding, electronics, visual merchandising, graphic design technology, computer-aided design and cooking.This year’s staging will see the introduction of a suite of skills, including freight forwarding and logistics, mobile application development, digital animation, robotics and mechatronics.Minister of Education, Youth and Information, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, in hailing the staging of the event, said it emphasises the importance for today’s youth to be trained and certified in specialised skill areas that are in demand in an increasingly competitive labour market.He was speaking at the press launch on February 1 at the Spanish Court Hotel in New Kingston.“One of the challenges we have is ensuring that we are properly aligned to new economic opportunities that are available. Out of the 75,000 students enrolled in the tertiary sector, we have over 42 per cent pursuing the social sciences in management and accounts, which means that those graduates may have difficulty finding jobs,” the Minister pointed out.Senator Reid said the National Careers Week and Skills Competition is part of a Government-led intervention aimed at transforming Jamaica into a skills-driven society.“(It) is being positioned as the premier event to prepare citizens for their future as they develop new and emerging skills, whether to further education, business or career goals,” he noted.Other activities for the week include the Jamaica Library Service Expo; Junior Achievement Company of Entrepreneurs’ (JACE) Annual General Meeting/School Career Expo, Leaders Summit and Youth Forum; as well as the Entrepreneurial Expo and Competition.Other partners in the staging of the event include HEART Trust/ NTA, World Skills, Career Advancement Programme (CAP), and Junior Achievement (JA) Jamaica.last_img read more

Jamie Olivers 2nd Annual Food Revolution Day

first_imgStand up for real food today, May 17th, as food revolutionaries all around the world take a stand for good food and essential cooking skills.With over 1,000 activities on the map, Jamie Oliver’s 2nd Annual Food Revolution Day will be a fun foodie filled day across the globe.“I’m completely humbled by the amazing amount of support from all over the world this year,” says Jamie Oliver. “Food Revolution Day started last year from a little idea I had to have one day where everyone who cared about real food, home-cooking and better food education could join together, stand united and shout loud.“In 2013, Food Revolution Day has taken a huge step forward. We’ve had support from celebrities, chefs, even a world leader, which is absolutely fantastic, but it’s our hard-working ambassadors and all the incredible people all over the world who contribute to making it super special with the events they run and take part in, no matter how big or small. I can’t wait until tomorrow, and I hope as many people as possible will find a way to join in and take part.”Watch Jamie as he hosts a LIVE Google Hangout from London at 2pm EST/11am PST.With 579 Food Revolution Day Ambassadors in 76 countries and 400 cities, there’s still time to search your local area for activities to join! For example,• The Food Revolution Food Truck will cook for 10,000 Googlers and their families at an open-air celebration at the Shoreline Amphitheatre • Ambassadors in Uruguay will be leading a flash mob in one of the largest street markets in Montevideo, in Malaysia kids will be taking over the Young Chefs Academy and in Czech Republic they will be hosting a dinner in the environmental centre of the city of Prague.In addition to the tremendous number of private and public events, we have been fortunate to have many extraordinary companies and brands support Food Revolution Day in 2013, for example: • All Northern California and Reno Whole Foods Market stores will be building on their Community Giving Day, which raised over $166,000 for the foundation, by hosting events throughout the day. Events vary by store and include healthy cooking classes for kids; how to make yummy salads; chef demonstrations; face painting; live music; vendor fairs and much more. • Fresh Direct is donating a percentage of this week’s sales to the Jamie Oliver Foundation. • In the Los Angeles, Chef Roy Choi ’s Chego, Chef Ricardo Zarate ’s Picca, Mo-Chica, and Paiche will all be featuring a special Food Revolution Day dish. And Chef Ralph Johnson of The Pikey will be hosting a Food Revolution Day fundraiser from 4:30pm – 7:30pm • Pressed Juicery created a special juice kit with portions of the sales going to the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation for the month of May. • Gaming destination Zynga will donate $1 US to the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation for each new authenticated registration on, up to $10,000.Google is hosting over 180 Food Revolution Day events in 53 of their offices in 24 countries across North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.One-hundred percent of Food Revolution Day funds raised will go to support food education projects for both children and adults through the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation in the USA, a California non-profit; the Better Food Foundation, (registered charity number 1094563) in the United Kingdom; and in Australia, working with The Good Guys and their charitable arm, The Good Foundation, to facilitate and fund the Ministry of Food Australia Project which runs two Centers and two trucks in Queensland and Victoria states.Do you want to get involved in Food Revolution Day on May 17th? Visit to search for activities or host your own last minute party! And share what you’re doing on Food Revolution Day by using #FRD2013 on Twitter and Instagram. Join thousands of supporters on and follow the action on Twitter #FoodRevolution.last_img read more


first_imgAdvertisement Advertisement The Toronto International Film Festival has added more titles, including the world premiere of an astronaut drama starring Natalie Portman and the gala presentation of an art thriller with Mick Jagger.Portman stars in Lucy in the Sky as an astronaut who returns to Earth after a space mission and begins to lose touch with reality as she dates a colleague, played by Jon Hamm.The feature film directorial debut of Fargo series creator Noah Hawley will make its world premiere in the Special Presentations program during the festival’s run from Sept. 5-15. .Among them is Mexican actor Gael Garcia Bernal’s second feature film as director, the teen drama Chicuarotes, and Minhal Baig’s American Muslim teen story Hala, produced by Jada Pinkett Smith.The CWC program opens with Atiq Rahimi’s Our Lady of the Nile, about a group of Rwandan girls in a Catholic boarding school. LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Synchronic stars Anthony Mackie (right) and Jamie Dornan as New Orleans paramedics who stumble upon a bizarre series of drug-related deaths. (TIFF) .In the sci-fi thriller Synchronic by Aaron Moorhead and Justin Benson, Anthony Mackie and Jamie Dornan play New Orleans paramedics dealing with horrific deaths caused by a designer drug.And Garrett Hedlund stars as a poacher in the Gregor Jordan-directed romantic drama Dirt Music, which is an adaptation of a Tim Winton novel.Other newly added notables that aren’t making their world premieres include the historical drama Seberg by Benedict Andrews, starring Kristen Stewart as real-life actress Jean Seberg, who was a target of an FBI surveillance program. Facebook Meanwhile, Jagger appears in Giuseppe Capotondi’s The Burnt Orange Heresy, which will make its North American premiere in Toronto after closing out the Venice International Film Festival on Sept. 7.Jagger plays an art collector in a cast that also includes Elizabeth Debicki, Claes Bang and Donald Sutherland. Chicuarotes, directed by actor-filmmaker Gael Garcia Bernal, centres on a group of teens in Mexico City attempting to improve their lives. (TIFF) The Toronto International Film Festival has announced more titles for the upcoming edition, with movies featuring Natalie Portman (seen here), Mick Jagger, Kerry Washington, Daniel Radcliffe and Sterling K. Brown. (TIFF)center_img Advertisement TIFF has added the art theft thriller The Burnt Orange Heresy, which stars Claes Bang and Elizabeth Debicki (seen here), with Donald Sutherland and Mick Jagger also among the cast. (TIFF) .TIFF also announced 11 films for the auteur-filled Masters program Tuesday, including the world premiere of Devil Between the Legs by acclaimed Mexican director Arturo Ripstein, and the North American premiere of the modern-day England tale Sorry We Missed by British master Ken Loach.Meanwhile, the Wavelengths program of international shorts and features by established and emerging talents will have a total of 37 titles.THE CANADIAN PRESS Based on an acclaimed novel, Our Lady of the Nile is set in a prestigious Catholic girls’ boarding school before the Rwandan genocide. (TIFF) .Other newly announced world premieres in the Toronto film fest include the tragic family drama Human Capital by Marc Meyers, which is based on Stephen Amidon’s novel and stars Liev Schreiber, Marisa Tomei, and Peter Sarsgaard.American Son is a big-screen adaptation of an acclaimed Broadway play by Christopher Demos-Brown and has the same director, Kenny Leon, as well as original stars Kerry Washington and Steven Pasquale. Washington and Pasquale play an estranged, interracial couple who reunite in a Florida police station to search for their missing son.Daniel Radcliffe stars as a lovelorn man caught up in a clandestine world of deathmatch fighting in the action-comedy Guns Akimbo by Jason Lei Howden.Bare-knuckle boxing is the focus of Jungleland by Max Winkler, starring Charlie Hunnam, Jack O’Connell, and Jessica Barden. .Waves is a music-filled romantic drama directed by Trey Edward Shults and starring Lucas Hedges and Sterling K. Brown.And The Aeronauts by Tom Harper stars Felicity Jones and Eddie Redmayne as pilot Amelia Wren and scientist James Glaisher.Gael Garcia Bernal added to world cinemaThe Toronto festival also announced its 2019 Contemporary World Cinema program on Tuesday, a lineup that includes titles from 48 countries. Kristen Stewart stars as American actress Jean Seberg, known for her roles in French New Wave films, in the political thriller Seberg. (TIFF) Login/Register With: Twitterlast_img read more