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EXCLUSIVE: RB Leipzig’s American wunderkind Tyler Adams admitted it will be ‘extremely difficult’ to have another season as successful as last year without star striker Timo Werner

EXCLUSIVE: RB Leipzig midfielder Tyler Adams says it will “extremely difficult” for the German club to better its achievements from last season without Timo Werner. Werner scored 34 times for Leipzig last term, firing the club to a third placed finish in the Bundesliga and its first ever Champions League […]
EXCLUSIVE: RB Leipzig’s American wunderkind Tyler Adams admitted it will be ‘extremely difficult’ to have another season as successful as last year without star striker Timo Werner
News

Christian Pulisic couldn’t stop Liverpool FC’s Premier League title parade, but the young American proved once again why he’s one of the league’s most exciting talents

Christian Pulisic showed once again why he’s one of the English Premier League’s top talents in Chelsea’s 5-3 defeat to champions Liverpool on Wednesday night. Introduced on the hour mark, the American sensation produced a brilliant goal and assist in a blistering 30 minute cameo. Chelsea boss Frank Lampard described […]
Christian Pulisic couldn’t stop Liverpool FC’s Premier League title parade, but the young American proved once again why he’s one of the league’s most exciting talents
Lifestyle

‘Mary Poppins’ author P.L. Travers’ home — in one of London’s ritziest neighbourhoods — just hit the market for over $6 million. Here’s a look inside.

The Chelsea home once inhabited by Mary Poppins creator P.L. Travers hit the market for £4.85 million (or roughly $US6.27 million) last month, according to Mansion Global. Travers moved into the 19th century home in London after releasing her fifth Mary Poppins book in 1962. She lived there until her […]
‘Mary Poppins’ author P.L. Travers’ home — in one of London’s ritziest neighbourhoods — just hit the market for over $6 million. Here’s a look inside.
Markets

7 private jets, a Monet painting, and a £1 million Cartier diamond ring — here are some of the wildest purchases made with dirty money in the UK

At least £325 billion ($US418 billion) of dirty money has flooded into the UK over the last 30 years, according to an analysis of more than 400 corruption and money-laundering cases by Transparency International UK, an anti-corruption group. Transparency found the illicit cash passed through 86 banks and financial institutions, […]
7 private jets, a Monet painting, and a £1 million Cartier diamond ring — here are some of the wildest purchases made with dirty money in the UK
Markets

A Chelsea goalkeeper has traded in her gloves for a job at Goldman Sachs

Former Chelsea Women goalkeeper Lizzie Durack left the team over the summer to pursue a career in finance, and now works in Goldman Sachs’ Prime Brokerage Division, BBC News reported. Durack called the increased pay “a consequence, rather than a reason” for the move, adding she reached a point in […]
A Chelsea goalkeeper has traded in her gloves for a job at Goldman Sachs
Lifestyle

I visited NYC’s highest nightclub, a 35th-floor lounge that’s decked out in flowers and looks out onto the Empire State Building. Here’s what it looks like.

Named after its location in Chelsea’s Flower District, The Fleur Room nightclub opened as a part of Moxy’s latest New York City hotel in March. Along with 360-degree views of Manhattan, the bar features a 6-foot disco ball that formerly hung in the iconic Vertigo nightclub in Los Angeles. Designed […]
I visited NYC’s highest nightclub, a 35th-floor lounge that’s decked out in flowers and looks out onto the Empire State Building. Here’s what it looks like.
Video

How economists can help goalkeepers facing penalty kicks using game theory

It’s one of those things that make soccer such an intense and nail-biting sport – penalty shootout. But are penalty kicks actually fair and how likely is it that the goalie can successfully block a penalty kick? With the help of statistics and economist, Ignacio Palacios-Huerta, who studied more than […]
How economists can help goalkeepers facing penalty kicks using game theory