Arsenal change training plans as Mikel Arteta recovers from coronavirus

first_imgArsenal change training plans as Mikel Arteta recovers from coronavirus Comment Mikel Arteta has fully recovered from coronavirus (Getty Images) Visit our live blog for the latest updates Coronavirus news liveAdvertisementAdvertisement‘As a result of the current situation we are clear it would be inappropriate and irresponsible to ask players to come back at this time.‘Therefore our men’s first team, women and academy players are all remaining at home. Stay at home and save lives.’Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City Mikel Arteta and Arsenal’s players will stay away from the training ground (Getty Images)Arsenal have confirmed that their players will not return to training, while Mikel Arteta has recovered from coronavirus.The Gunners’ first-team squad were due to return to training on Tuesday after being placed in self-isolation due to Arteta testing positive for the virus.But the club claim it would be ‘inappropriate and irresponsible’ to ask the players to return to training as the Government have called for people to stay at home where possible.A statement from Arsenal read: ‘Our men’s first team players were scheduled to return to training on Tuesday after completing 14 days isolation following Mikel Arteta’s positive diagnosis for the virus.ADVERTISEMENT Metro Sport ReporterMonday 23 Mar 2020 10:30 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link8.1kShares Advertisement Advertisementlast_img read more

Damian Marley wins Best Reggae Act at MOBO Awards

first_imgThe MOBO – Music of Black Origin – Awards was established in 1996 to recognize artistes of any ethnicity or nationality performing music related to the black culture. 2018 Grammy nominee Damian “Junior Gong” Marley on Wednesday, walked away with the award for Best Reggae Act at the MOBO Awards.The MOBO – Music of Black Origin – Awards was established in 1996 to recognize artistes of any ethnicity or nationality performing music related to the black culture.The 22nd staging of the event took place at the First Direct Arena in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.This is the second time that Marley, the youngest son of reggae legend Bob Marley, has won the award. He first won in 2005.Other nominees in the category this year were Aidonia, Alkaline, Chronixx and Popcaan, who took the trophy in 2016 and 2015.Marley and Chronixx are both nominees in the Best Reggae Album Grammy category. The awards are to be announced and presented at Madison Square Gardens in New York City in January, 2018.last_img read more