Pumaren rejoins Adamson a day after surgery: I’ won’t leave them in heat of battle’

first_imgNegros Occidental gov’t, church call for prayers for safety of Taal evacuees “As a true leader, I don’t want to leave them. As long as I can walk, I’ll be showing up to games and practices.” No need to wear face masks in Metro Manila, says scientist ‘People evacuated on their own’ MOST READ Taal Volcano’s lava fountain weakens, but Phivolcs says it’s not sign of slowing down “The main thrust is to show the team that I won’t leave them in the heat of battle,” said Pumaren, who said he has to go back to the hospital for further assessment on his condition.Pumaren said he was on his way to the Falcons’ practice when he experienced “pain so excruciating” that surgery was immediately needed.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSAndray Blatche has high praise for teammate Kai SottoSPORTSBig differenceSPORTSAlmazan status stays uncertain ahead of Game 4The 55-year-old former PBA point guard was first rushed to The Medical City along Ortigas Avenue but had to transfer to VRP Medical Center in Mandaluyong to have his kidney stones removed.“At the back of my mind, I, as a head coach,  made an effort just to be here when in fact I’m supposed to be on medical leave,” said Pumaren as his Soaring Falcons dropped to 3-6 for the sixth seed. LATEST STORIES Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next PBA: RR Garcia nails winner to lift Phoenix past Rain or Shine Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LOOK: Taal Volcano island 2 days after eruption For the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. Adamson coach Franz Pumaren. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netMANILA, Philippines—Adamson head coach Franz Pumaren was just a few days removed from surgery but he made sure to be on the sidelines when his Soaring Falcons faced defending champion Ateneo Wednesday in the UAAP Season 82 men’s basketball tournament.Pumaren underwent an emergency procedure to remove kidney stones on Tuesday but asked for clearance to join the Soaring Falcons, who made the Blue Eagles sweat despite the 80-74 loss, just a day after.ADVERTISEMENT Daybreak as smoke, ash billows from Taal volcano PLAY LIST 01:04Daybreak as smoke, ash billows from Taal volcano01:05Poor visibility, nakaapekto sa maraming lugar sa Batangas03:028,000 pulis sa Region 4-A, tuloy ang trabaho03:57Phivolcs, nahihirapan sa komunikasyon sa Taal01:04Sold-out: Stores run out of face masks after Taal spews ash01:45Iran police shoot at those protesting plane shootdown LOOK: Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part 3 takes you straight to hell with a Music Video and First Look-Images Francis Kong, Jason Magbanua headline ‘The School for the Passionate, New Bold U 2020’ Taal Volcano eruption: House to develop rehab plan for Batangas, Cavite, Laguna View commentslast_img read more

Ashley Young sends Angel Di Maria crashing into stands on Old Trafford return

first_img Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions RANKED Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury GIVE ASHLEY YOUNG A 10 YEAR CONTRACT. 💉💉💉— Red Devil Bible (@RedDevilBible) February 12, 2019 Di Maria was knocked off balance The winger looked to be in some pain LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS MONEY Ashley Young welcomed former team-mate Angel Di Maria back to Old Trafford by shoving him into the stands during Manchester United’s Champions League clash with Paris Saint-Germain.Every touch by the Argentine was met with a chorus of boos from the United faithful, who are yet to forgive him for his hugely disappointing spell in Manchester. Di Maria showing more intent chasing that ball than he did in nine months at Old Trafford.— Andy Mitten (@AndyMitten) February 12, 2019 Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card REVEALED Young, who was already on a yellow card, leaned into the Argentine, who subsequently crashed into Old Trafford’s mental fencing via an unfortunate concrete drop.The challenge went unpunished, and the game threatened to boil over as the French side took issue with Young’s aggression. no dice Di Maria kicked off the pitch by Ashley Young for the second time since 2014.— Harsha (@VintageMUFC) February 12, 2019 Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move ADVICE 3 huge blow Di Maria, after receiving treatment, decided to give it back to the crowd by pointing to his ear and asking them to raise the volume.As you can expect, United fans on Twitter had little sympathy for the winger.Here are the best Tweets: Young sent Di Maria flying into touch Ashley Young just made himself a United hero right there. Impressive— Fredrik (@F_Edits) February 12, 2019 Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? That’s the best thing Ashley Young’s done all season! 😅— Manchester United (@ManUnitedWorld) February 12, 2019 REVEALED Ashley Young there with his own version of the Robbie Williams classic, “I’m shoving Angels instead” #ManUtdPSG— Dan Silver (@dansilver_) February 12, 2019 3 Ashley Young body checking Di Maria out of Old Trafford is the best thing I’ve seen all year— ManUtdMindset (@ManUtdMindset) February 12, 2019 Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won And the biggest cheer of the night came when Young sent Di Maria flying into touch with an aggressive shoulder charge.With the ball rolling out of play, both men were racing to get there first, and as they reached the touchline, the full-back made certain Di Maria wasn’t winning the race. BEST OF 3 Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Ashley Young has just put Di Maria in to the Old Trafford side fencing Well worth the new contract— Mark Goldbridge (@markgoldbridge) February 12, 2019last_img read more