Air Force stuns Pocari to inch closer to PVL Finals

first_img“Almost everyone stepped up for the team,” Jimenez said. “Our service and blocking worked and we also did well on our floor defense.”May Pantino and Jocemer Tapic scored 12 and 11 points, respectively for No. 3 Air Force, which fell to Pocari in straight sets back in the elimination round on July 26.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’Myla Pablo had a game-high 14 points for the Lady Warriors, who will shoot for the equalizer in their best-of-theee duel less than 24 hours from now. Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Head-turners Mendez, Kilgroe relish challenge in Cobra Ironman 70.3 ‘I’m out!’: PewDiePie releases last video before taking break from YouTube Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Kawhi Leonard, Clippers rally to beat Pelicans Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netAir Force got back at Pocari Sweat, 25-20, 25-19, 25-21, to take a 1-0 edge in their semifinals series in the Premier Volleyball League Saturday night at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan.Head coach Jasper Jimenez said everything clicked for the Lady Jet Spikers, resulting to a surprisingly quick victory over the formidable Lady Warriors.ADVERTISEMENT Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ McGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return LATEST STORIEScenter_img Indian national gunned down in Camarines Sur LeBron James scores 31 points, Lakers beat Rockets End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano MOST READ View commentslast_img read more

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Man United target would prefer La Liga move if he leaves Bayern

first_imgJerome Boateng would prefer a move to Spain if he quits Bayern Munich this summer, in a setback for Manchester United’s pursuit of the German.Boateng, 29, has made it clear he wants to leave Bavaria and the club have told him they will not stand in his way should an approach be made. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Bayern have indicated they would be willing to accept a low transfer fee from any clubs interested in Boateng, keen to get rid and avoid a long-protracted transfer saga.“His thoughts about leaving Bayern still exist, as his agent has told me,” the club’s chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said.“We know that this topic might be approaching. When a club is interested and Jerome says that he wants to join this club, we will consider it.“I don’t hide the fact that we have a financial threshold, but it won’t be low for sure. But I know that Jerome is thinking about leaving.” According to German outlet Kicker, the one-time Manchester City centre-back is looking for a La Liga club to come forward.Spanish champions Barcelona would appear the most plausible option in terms of finances and need, but may be willing to stick with Samuel Umtiti as a partner for Gerard Pique.Real Madrid, fresh off a third consecutive Champions League title, are well set with Sergio Ramos and Raphael Varane, although the inexperience of back-ups Nacho and Achraf Hakimi could see them make a move to add competition.Boateng spent the 2010/11 season at City, playing 24 times in all competitions before heading to Bayern a year after signing for £10.4million. LIVING THE DREAM Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January United’s interest comes after recent signings Eric Bailly and Victor Lindelof struggled since making the switch to Old Trafford, with long-serving English duo Chris Smalling and Phil Jones favoured towards the end of last season.Swede Lindelof started just 13 Premier League games after signing for £30m from Benfica, while Bailly only started 11.West Ham are reportedly interested in Smalling, with new boss Manuel Pellegrini given a £70m transfer budget this summer.The Boateng news is the second big blow of the day for United, who saw another target reject them when Antoine Griezmann announced he will be staying at Atletico Madrid. three-way race Chelsea confident of beating Man United and Liverpool to Sancho signing targets REVEALED Boateng has won six straight Bundesliga titles with Bayern RANKED LATEST TOP WORK 2 The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star IN DEMAND moving on 2 Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father The wantaway centre-back is currently in Russia as his German side look to lift a fifth World Cup LATEST TRANSFER GOSSIP ON TALKSPORT.COM Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland targets last_img read more

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