Alaba's Late Strike Seals Win For Real Madrid
David Alaba struck a 75th-minute goal to ensure Real Madrid, who claimed the UEFA Super Cup in Helsinki few days ago, began their La Liga campaign with a 2-1 win over newly promoted Almeira.
Largie Ramazani put Almeira in the lead in the 6th minute. However, Lucas Vazquez (61') and Alaba (75') scored to help Real Madrid triumph.
Forest Return To Premier League With A Deserved Win
Taiwo Awoniyi's first-half stoppage time goal resulted in Nottingham Forest beginning their return to the Premier League with 1-0 triumph over West Ham at the City Ground.
The final result could have been different had goalkeeper Dean Henderson not saved a penalty.
Forest celebrated their promotion to the Premier League with their first goal at home in 23 years.
Nottingham Forest have now won each of their last three Premier League games at the City Ground:— Squawka (@Squawka) August 14, 2022
◎ 2-0 vs. Sheffield Wednesday
◎ 1-0 vs. Leicester
◉ 1-0 vs. West Ham
Starting the 2022/23 season where they left off in 1999. 😁 pic.twitter.com/gOoCDw4Tqp
Essendon's Turmoil Escalates With News Of Rutten's Sacking
ESSENDON Football Club's turmoil seems to have multiplied with conflicting reports about the sacking of coach Ben Rutten.
The confirmed news was club president Paul Brasher stepped down following the Bombers' poor performance this season, aggravated by an embarrassing loss to Port Adelaide on Sunday.
The Bombers currently are 15th on the AFL ladder.
Wide World of Sports
What Was Knights star Ponga Doing In Toilet Cubicle?
The Newscastle Knights have launched an investigation after a video hit social media of star fullback Kalyn Ponga being evicted by a security guard from a toilet cubicle with teammate Kurt Mann.
The Daily Telegraph
Blue Mountain Gazette
Cameron Smith Makes Costly Rule Breach
World No.2 Australian golfer Cameron Smith lost a crucial chance at the No. 1 position after he unintentionally breached a rule to cop a two-stroke penalty at the FedEx St Jude Championship.
The 28-year-old Aussie was seen to have played the ball from the wrong place. As a result of the penalty, his score through three rounds was reduced from 11-under to 9-under.
Wide World Of Sports
Aus Government Steps In To Halt NDIS Fraud
The Australian federal government is setting up a taskforce to root out fraud in the National Disability Insurance Scheme.
The measure was prompted after an investigation unearthed that 15 to 20 percent of the A$30 billion a year NDIS scheme could be misused.
South Coast Register
Beverly Hills 90210 Actress Denise Dowse Dies
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