UEFA denies that August 3 is the deadline to end the Champions League

first_img“UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin is reported to have told ZDF in Germany that the Champions League must end before August 3. This is not true. The president was very clear in not setting exact dates for the end of the season. UEFA is currently discussing all options for completing the domestic and European seasons with the European Club Association and the European Leagues in the working group established on 17 March. The main priority of all members of the working group is to preserve public health. After that, it is to find calendar solutions to complete all competitions. Options to play games in July and August if necessary are currently being studied, depending on the restart dates and the permission of the national authorities. ” UEFA issued a statement in which it denied words from its president, Aleksander Ceferin, in which he would have set August 3 as the deadline to finish the Champions. “This is not true,” reads the note, which also acknowledges that the options to play in July and August are being valued, but without a deadline as published.This says the official note:last_img read more

Man Utd ace Mkhitaryan: Jose’s a winner. A hard worker

first_imgHenrikh Mkhitaryan is delighted Manchester United are back in the Champions League.The midfielder took part in a Facebook Q&A n Friday.”The Champions League is where Manchester United belongs and we are all happy to be playing this great competition again,” he said.”For the new season we definitely want to fight for the title. For the supercup it should be a fantastic game against Real Madrid!”Mkhitaryan also had a word for manager Jose Mourinho.”Jose is a winner. He works so hard to win every single game and to make sure that we are all ready to give 100%. He gives us emotion, and motivation. I have learned a lot from him and will continue to do so this season.”last_img

Preferred Hotel Group partners with Skyscanner

first_imgPreferred Hotel Group has partnered with Skyscanner to increase its bookings and reduce costs of customer acquisition for its 650 member hotels.Travellers can now use Skyscanner to search destinations, compare rates and directly book at Preferred’s portfolio of hotels.Preferred Hotel Group senior vice president, distribution and revenue management  Michelle Woodley said that Skyscanner will play a key role in attracting more customers.“Metasearch engines are an important travel planning tool for today’s consumers, and we designed this partnership to support our goals of continuously driving more bookings to our hotels and increasing traffic to our branded websites,” Ms Woodley said.Skyscanner chief commercial officer Kevin Skivington said that Skyscanner is delighted to help the Group increase its customer exposure.“The 650 hotels and resorts that the brand represents globally provides our users even more choices to compare, to be able to uncover the perfect accommodation for their travels,” Mr Skivington said.Source = ETB News: Tom Nealelast_img read more