Month: May 2019

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New Canaan’s Sports Round-up for Tuesday, May 7

New Canaan’s Matt Brand lines up a forehand shot during a boys tennis match against Darien at the New Canaan High School courts on April 29, 2019. — Dave Stewart/Hearst Connecticut Media Boys Tennis – Staples 5, New Canaan 2 (at Staples): Singles: Eric Stein (S) def. JJ Lee 6-2, 6-4; Robbie Daus (S) def. […]

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conte
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Pjanic
Transfer News

Dybala and Pjanic could leave Juventus

Juventus could be set for another summer of upheaval as numerous players are linked with an exit from the club. Rumours have circulated for some weeks now about the future of Max Allegri, although the coach is expected to remain at the club for a further year. This has led to reports that Paulo Dybala, […]

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Zaniolo

Zaniolo: ‘Who wouldn’t go to Juventus?’

Juventus are taking decisive steps forward in their bid to sign Roma starlet Nicolo Zaniolo. The 19-year-old has enjoyed a breakthrough season with the Giallorossi and is reportedly one of the targets for Juve director Fabio Paratici. Corriere Torino now report that Zaniolo spent Monday evening at a nightclub and was asked by fans about […]

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conte

Conte: ‘Juventus? You never know….’

Antonio Conte refuses to rule out a return to Juventus but has ruled out a move to AS Roma this summer. The Ex-Bianconeri boss gave a lengthy interview to Gazzetta Dello Sport where he looked back at his Juve career and to his future as a coach. “Why did I leave Juventus? They were three […]

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Pjanic

Pjanic: ‘My goal is to win the Champions League’

Miralem Pjanic says his objective for the future is simple: “My goal for the next few years is to win the Champions League.” The Bianconeri midfielder spoke with French channel Canal+ and was asked about his future as well as interest from Ligue 1 champions, Paris Saint-Germain. “PSG are among the eight best European clubs. […]

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Cancelo
Transfer News

Joao Cancelo to leave Juventus?

Juventus may be prepared to entertain offers for Joao Cancelo this summer with Manchester City among the interested parties. The Portuguese full-back had a superb start to his season in Turin but injuries sidelined him and his return to action has been underwhelming. Gazzetta dello Sport and Corriere dello Sport now suggest that his time […]

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Boys Lacrosse
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No. 4 New Canaan boys lacrosse shakes off slow start, rallies to beat No. 3 Fairfield Prep

New Canaan celebrates its 15-12 victory over Fairfield Prep Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Rafferty Stadium in Fairfield. — Sean Patrick Bowley/Hearst Connecticut Media FAIRFIELD — New Canaan had just gone up by two for the first time at Rafferty Stadium in the third quarter Saturday, on the way to a 15-12 win over Fairfield […]

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Girls Lacrosse: Jaques’ five goals lead No. 1 Darien over No. 2 New Canaan

New Canaan’s Kendall Patten (4) knocks the ball away from Darien’s Maddie Joyce (23) as Darien takes on New Canaan on Saturday at Dunning Field. — Erik Trautmann/Hearst Connecticut Media Emotions always run high when the Darien and New Canaan girls lacrosse teams clash. In their latest game, there was added motivation for the Blue […]

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Darien’s Williams outduels New Canaan, Ramppen in rivalry baseball game

New Canaan’s Frank Ramppen throws a pitch during the Rams’ baseball game against Darien at Mead Park in New Canaan on Friday, May 3, 2019. — Dave Stewart/Hearst Connecticut Media NEW CANAAN — If hitting is your cup of tea in baseball, New Canaan’s Mead Park was not the place to be on Friday afternoon. […]

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Softball
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New Canaan softball rallies but falls short in loss to rival Darien

New Canaan’s Kaitlyn Fico (16) rounds the bases on a double by Ava Biasotti during a softball game against Greenwich in Waveny Park on Monday, April 1. — Dave Stewart/Hearst Connecticut Media The 2019 season has been a challenge for the New Canaan and Darien softball teams as both have struggled to find their footing […]

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