Category : Sport

Last gasp Firmino strike gets Liverpool off the hook.

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Photo credit [Andrew Powell/Getty Images] The matching of these two in Group C was mouth-watering as soon as the draw was made. Liverpool’s attacking trio of Roberto Firmino, Mo Salah and Sadio Mané all came joint second top goal scorers in the Champions League last season, with ten goals each; … Read More

The Circus that is Manchester United

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Photo credit: (SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images) I remember when I was eleven years old and a friend of my father couldn’t attend Old Trafford on a cold night in January as Manchester United hosted Watford. Lucky for me, he lent us a pair of season tickets and I watched United cruise to … Read More

Excitement Grips Elland Road Ahead of Marcelo Bielsa’s First Season at Leeds

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The former Argentina and Chile coach has an impressive reputation and the potential to transform the Championship side’s fortunes – but can he bring them back to the Premier League? In June, Leeds United secured the services of one of football’s most fascinating managers, Marcelo Bielsa. A revered figure in … Read More

Salah’s sumptuous season seals prize

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Liverpool’s ‘Egyptian King’ Mo Salah scooped the PFA Player of the Year award on Sunday night, as he seeks to break further Liverpool and Premier League records in what has been a spectacular season for the winger. For some time, it has been a two-horse race for the accolade, but … Read More

Free Stress Relief Tai Chi for Students!

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The Lishi Daoist Tai Chi Society has partnered with the university’s wellbeing services to offer FREE STRESS RELIEF classes thanks to funding from Leeds Community Foundation. You can sign up at right now for up to six weeks of free workshops that combine physical exercise, meditation and life-coaching to … Read More

Ultimate Victory at Nationals

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It was an early start for the Ultimate Frisbee team, gathered outside Parkinson steps at 6:30 to pack themselves and their kit in to vehicles for the trip to Nottingham for the UK Men’s and Women’s Outdoor Nationals – our final tournament of the season. As a sport that prides … Read More

Silver for Leeds Student Daybell

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Fifth year medical student Kim Daybell has come away from the Easter break with much more than a chocolate bunny. He has a silver medal. Daybell swapped West Yorkshire for the Gold Coast to compete in the Commonwealth Games, and returns after a successful run led him to the men’s … Read More

Randori National Tournament: Groundfighting Our Way to Victory

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On Friday 23rd February, the LUU Jiu Jitsu Society attended the annual Randori national competition, based in the Benham Sports Arena, Northampton. The Randori nationals consist of training and competing with different Jitsuka from different clubs, where the event is run and taught by the most senior instructors in the … Read More

Vertical Fitness Cabaret Showcase

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After the phenomenal success of our first ever showcase in 2017, Vertical Fitness are moving out of the Riley and holding a bigger, better event for 2018! We’re ending the year with a glorious showcase of talent, in a cabaret showcase raising money for Basis Yorkshire. Vertical Fitness have only … Read More

Manchester City clinch title with ease

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It seems rather ironic that the most worthy of Premier League champions clinched their title in such an unexciting fashion, as strugglers West Brom managed a 1-0 win against Manchester City’s closest challengers Manchester United to gift City their first Premier League crown since 2014, and their third title in … Read More