Sancho, other Borussia Dortmund players under fire over haircut photos

first_imgRelatedPosts COVID-19: NCAA to revoke erring airlines licence over non-compliance Club’s server collapses over ticket demand for first Bundesliga game in 11 years FRSC to Schools: We’ll arrest, prosecute drivers who flout COVID-19 rules Jadon Sancho and other Borussia Dortmund players have come under fire from the Bundesliga club over having haircuts at home and appearing to violate hygiene rules.Photos on social media showed them and the hairdresser without face masks. Sports Director Michael Zorc said on Thursday it appeared that the players and the hairdresser observed all rules during the cut itself.Zorc said: “However, taking off the masks for the photo violated the rules.“We were in contact with the German Football League (DFL) which says in the hygiene concept that allowed the Bundesliga restart that players must have no contact to the outside world at home and cannot receive visitors.“We talked to the players again in a very clear way and made it very clear to them how they should behave.“We also talked to the hairdresser. I don’t understand why you have to take pictures as well.” Zorc confirmed that young star forward Sancho was among the players but also said: “We shouldn’t forget that Jadon is 19 and testing his limits.”Second-placed Borussia Dortmund host Hertha Berlin on Saturday without suspended defender Mats Hummels, while teenage striker Erling Braut Haaland will be a late decision following injury.dpa/NAN.Tags: Borussia DortmundBundesligaCOVID-19Hair CutHealth & SafetyJadon Sancholast_img read more

Kaboul handed Spurs captaincy

first_img The Frenchman has led the side on several occasions this season and has now been chosen by manager Mauricio Pochettino as the permanent successor to fellow central defender Michael Dawson, who joined Hull last month. Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris and striker Emmanuel Adebayor will both act as vice-captains. A post on the club’s official Twitter feed read: ” Mauricio has announced that Younes Kaboul has been named our new Club captain with Hugo Lloris and Emmanuel Adebayor as vice-captains.” Adebayor made his 100th appearance for Spurs in Saturday’s Barclays Premier League draw with Sunderland. The 28-year-old Kaboul joined the club for the second time from Portsmouth in January 2010 and has made 131 appearances in his two spells in north London. Younes Kaboul has been named as Tottenham’s new captain, the club have announced.center_img Press Associationlast_img read more