Leonardo's return as Paris Saint-Germain's sporting director could be welcome news for coach Thomas Tuchel after a difficult first season. PSG announced Leonardo's appointment on Friday as a direct replacement for Antero Henrique, who leaves after two years despite helping secure two marquee signings in forwards Neymar and Kylian Mbappe. Tuchel's working relationship with Henrique had become increasingly strained because of the need to strengthen an injury-hit squad and an awkward situation concerning homegrown midfielder Adrien Rabiot . Henrique said in a December interview that Rabiot would remain out of the side after refusing to sign a new deal, despite months of negotiations. He did not play again and is now out of contract, meaning PSG will get nothing for him as he reportedly negotiates terms for a move to Italian champion Juventus. But Tuchel is a fan of Rabiot's style of play and wanted him available, especially with injuries in midfield during a fraught … [Read more...] about Leonardo’s PSG return could be welcome news for coach Tuchel
More than 700 members of the Malta Pro-Choice Discussion Group are looking to set up a fund with the goal of financing a case before the Constitutional Court, sources have informed this newspaper. The debate over legalizing abortion has recently resurfaced, with a number of pro-choice groups springing up, along with other existing groups also ramping up the rhetoric. This has also provoked a reaction from more conservative segments of society, which have founded groups of their own in response. Doctors for Choice and Doctors for Life are prime examples of this recent rush to get their viewpoint heard. The group is set to ‘secret’, meaning that one may only search for, find, and join the group if specifically invited to do so by a member or admin of said group. Screenshots provided insight into the group and the plan to mount the aforementioned constitutional challenge. The group administrators include Maltese and foreign nationals, local activists and potentially fake … [Read more...] about Pro-choice lobby looking to mount constitutional challenge
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg (BOO'-tuh-juhj) wants to start a family with his husband, Chasten, and says that could happen if he's in the White House. "I don't see why not," the South Bend, Indiana, mayor says in a Father's Day television interview that also marked his one-year wedding anniversary. He tells CNN's "State of the Union" that "it wouldn't be the first time that children have arrived to a first couple, but obviously that's a conversation I had better have with Chasten before I go into it too much on television. Buttigieg is seeking to become the first openly gay presidential nominee from a major political party. … [Read more...] about Pete Buttigieg: ‘Why not’ start a first family in White House?