Carlo Ancelotti arrives at first day of Bayern Munich training to a handwritten ‘good luck’ message from predecessor Pep Guardiola

Carlo Ancelotti arrives at first day of Bayern Munich training to a handwritten ‘good luck’ message from predecessor Pep Guardiola

Carlo Ancelotti was given a welcome surprise when he arrived for his first day at Bayern Munich on Monday as his predecessor Pep Guardiola left the Italian a good luck message. The Spaniard, who ended his three-year association with Bayern Munich at the end of last season to take up the reins at Manchester City, […]

Chinese Sports School: Training or Torture?

Chinese Sports School: Training or Torture?

“Sport is a serious business at the Shichahai School, which is one of more than 300 elite, and controversial, government-funded academies devoted to training the next generation of Chinese athletes”, writes Telegraph in a report published in 2008, just before the Beijing Olympics. Training for sports starts at a young age in China. Most were […]