Santa Barbara Zoo welcoming a baby boom

After seeing an Amur leopard born last month, zoo has two giraffes expecting. It’s a baby boom at the Santa Barbara Zoo! The zoo’s Animal Care and Health team has confirmed that two of its endangered female giraffes are pregnant. Adia is pregnant and due in January 2022, and Audrey is pregnant and will be due in July 2022. The zoo’s adult male Michael is the sire of both.
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Agent of Club Brugge star confirms Milan’s interest: “I know the Rossoneri appreciate him a lot”

AC Milan are interested in signing Club Brugge winger Noa Lang as recent reports have suggested, his agent has confirmed. Lang continues to catch the eye of a number of top clubs no doubt given his exploits both domestically but also now on the European stage, as the 22-year-old former Ajax starlet caught the eye during Club Brugge’s recent 1-1 draw against PSG.
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Erik ten Hag plays down Barcelona rumors

Ajax boss Erik ten Hag has played down rumors he could replace Ronald Koeman at Barcelona after being asked about speculation linking him with the Camp Nou again. The 51-year-old made it pretty clear he’s not interested in the job and is completely focused on his current job with the Eredivisie champions.
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Barcelona president Laporta has his favourite among 6 names to replace Koeman

Barcelona president Joan Laporta is preparing to fire coach Ronald Koeman. Koeman is fighting to keep his job after Monday night's disappointing 1-1 draw with Granada at the Nou Camp. And speaking on his Twitch stream, RAC1's Gerard Romero reports, via Voetbalzone, Laporta already has six names on a shortlist...

8 Ways To Royally Flummox Your Data — and Not Even Know It

Embarrassing situations where you and your data might find yourselves. How many times have you accidentally stumbled across a massive data quality problem that has gone undetected for months or until the worst possible time? As a professional big data engineer who has built analytics for some well known government and industry customers, I don’t think I can publicly admit how many times I have.
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Chelsea target Juventus defender De Ligt as buyout clause emerges

Chelsea are interested in Juventus defender Matthijs de Ligt - knowing his contract carries a buyout clause. The Daily Star says De Ligt has a 'special release clause' in his contract at Juventus that becomes active in the summer of 2022. The release clause will allow clubs to sign the...

Ten Hag dismisses Barcelona rumours

Ajax boss Erik ten Hag is not interested in rumours linking him with the Barcelona job. Ronald Koeman is under increasing pressure in Spain after Barcelona’s poor performance in the 1-1 draw with Granada on Monday. Ajax boss Erik ten Hag is one of the names that has been put...

Joan Laporta determined to bring Pep Guardiola back to Barcelona

Barcelona president Joan Laporta wants Pep Guardiola to return to the club, either as a manager, the position he previously held from 2008 to 2012, or sporting director. La Blaugrana's start to life in the post-Lionel Messi era has been rough, with Barça taking eight points from their opening four La Liga games.
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Agent admits AC Milan keen on Club Brugge midfielder Noa Lang

The agent of Club Brugge midfielder Noa Lang has confirmed interest from AC Milan. Lang signed permanently for the Belgians this summer from Ajax, though could be sold at the end of the season. Agent Bart Baving told "It's true, I know the Rossoneri appreciate him a lot. “But,...

FIFA 22 Ultimate Team – The Top Five Players to Get You Started

The release date for FIFA 22, and therefore the start of the new Ultimate Team season, is fast approaching. The game releases on September 27 for those who pre-order the Ultimate Edition, with regular edition players able to access the game from October 1, the official release date. EA is also giving a 10-hour access window to subscribers of EA Play which begins on September 22, giving EA Play subscribers a jump start on the game and, crucially, Ultimate Team, which will be playable during the trial period. So to get ready for the new season of Ultimate Team, here’s a list of the top five players to snap up for your starting team. These Ultimate Team starting players have been chosen for a variety of reasons but accessibility during the early stages of the game has been key to deciding which players have made the cut.

Ranking Real Madrid’s past 10 summer transfer windows from worst to best

They’re the most glamorous club in world football with the power to sign almost every player they want – but how successful have Real Madrid been in the transfer window over the past decade?. Despite winning four Champions League titles over the past decade, Real haven’t been immune from the...

Ajax have no problems with Fortuna Sittard

Ajax swept Fortuna Sittard aside on Tuesday evening with Mohamed Kudus marking his comeback with a goal in the 5-0 victory. Ajax went into the game on the back of their 9-0 victory over Cambuur and they already had the lead against Fortuna within the opening eleven minutes. The ball fell kindly to Steven Berghuis, who put the ball through Yanick van Osch’s legs.