WHO declares global pandemic due to coronavirus

first_imgMedia briefing on # COVID19 With .DrTedros. #coronavirus https://t.co/aPFXT3ex5y- World Health Organization (WHO) (@WHO) March 11th 2020 A pandemic is not related to disease severity or mortality rate, but to geographical spread. According to the World Health Organization, a pandemic is declared when a new disease, for which the population has not developed immunity, begins to spread rapidly around the world. The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared a global pandemic due to coronavirus.center_img In order for the epidemic to turn into a pandemic, there must be a second wave of infection, which occurred in Italy, reports Index.hr.last_img

Kia Joorabchian rubbishes Arsenal transfer links to Joelson Fernandes

first_imgFernandes has a £40m buy-out clause (Picture: Getty)Joelson Fernandes’s agent has denied the Sporting Lisbon star is in talks with Arsenal over a move to the Premier League.Kia Joorabchian has been described as the driving force behind Arsenal’s efforts to sign the 17-year-old, who is a rising star in Portugal and has also been linked with Juventus and Borussia Dortmund.Arsenal have close ties with Joorabchian, who has already secured deals at Arsenal for his clients David Luiz and Cedric Soares.Former Chelsea winger Willian is also expected to join Arsenal in the coming days, but Joorabchian denied he was trying to get Fernandes to sign for the Gunners as well.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTHe told TalkSport about the rumours: ‘Today I read something about Joelson Fernandes, that Arsenal made an offer. ‘He’s young, phenomenal talent, but we’ve never spoken about him to Arsenal. ‘I’ve probably seen like 25 articles about him and Arsenal and it’s so untrue. I’ve never mentioned him to Arsenal.’ Willian is set to join Arsenal (Picture: Getty)Fernandes has a £40million release clause, but Arsenal are reportedly hopeful of lowering the asking price by offering one of their players in part exchange.While Arsenal may not be pushing to sign Fernandes, the Gunners have agreed personal terms with Brazilian attacker Willian to join the club on a free transfer.Fans are waiting impatiently for Arsenal to officially announce the deal, but Joorabchian refused to confirm his player was on the way to the Emirates.‘He had a fantastic seven years at Chelsea,’ Joorabchian said.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‘He had a fantastic relationship with Frank [Lampard] and respected him a lot.‘For now, I can’t say, but we know where he’s going and it will be announced soon.’MORE: Mesut Ozil speaks out on Arsenal future and omission from the side under Mikel ArtetaMORE: Real Madrid reject Arsenal’s new offer to sign Dani Ceballos Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Comment Kia Joorabchian rubbishes Arsenal transfer links to Joelson Fernandes Advertisement Advertisement Coral BarryThursday 13 Aug 2020 1:39 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.4kShareslast_img read more

Ryan relishing prospect of clash with Cats

first_imgKilkenny manager Brian Cody believes Tipperary have a very talented panel.He also thinks this year’s final could be a great game.Tipp FM will have live commentary on the match this Sunday afternoon.  Our build-up to the game – which gets underway at 3.30 – begins at 3 o’clock. Coverage will be brought to you in association with Mulcahy Car Sales, Ardcroney, Nenagh. The Upperchurch-Drombane club man will hope to lead the Premier County to their first title since 2010.The counties last met in the final two years ago – it took a replay for the Cats to claim the Liam MacCarthy Cup.The Tipp boss is full of admiration for the side his players will do battle against on Sunday.last_img