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Zico

Arthur Antunes Coimbra, better known as Zico, is a Brazilian coach and former footballer, who played as an attacking midfielder. Called the "White Pelé", he was a creative playmaker, with excellent technical skills, an eye for goal, considered one of the most clinical finishers and best passers as well as one of the greatest players of all time. Arguably the world's best player of the late 1970s and early 80s, he is regarded as one of the best playmakers and free kick specialists in history, able to bend the ball in all directions. In 1999, Zico came eighth in the FIFA Player of the Century grand jury vote, in 2004 was named in the FIFA 100 list of the world's greatest living players. According to Pelé, considered one of the best players "throughout the years, the one player that came closest to me was Zico". With 68 goals in 94 official appearances for Brazil, Zico is fifth highest goalscorer for his national team, he represented them in the 1982 and 1986 World Cups. They did not win any of those tournaments though the 1982 squad is considered one of the greatest Brazilian national squads ever.

Zico is considered one of the best players in football history not to have been on a World Cup winning squad. He was chosen as the 1983 Player of the Year. Zico has coached the Japanese national team, appearing in the 2006 FIFA World Cup and winning the Asian Cup 2004, Fenerbahçe, who were a quarter-finalist in 2007–08 in the Champions League under his command, he was announced as the head coach of CSKA Moscow in January 2009. On 16 September 2009, Zico was signed by Greek side Olympiacos for a two-year contract after the club's previous coach, Temuri Ketsbaia, was sacked, he was fired four months on 19 January 2010. He works as technical director at Kashima Antlers. Born in 1953, Zico came from a lower-middle-class family of Portuguese origin, in the neighbourhood of Quintino Bocaiúva, Rio de Janeiro. In common with many young Brazilians, he spent much of his youth dreaming of being a professional footballer and skipped school to play football on the streets, his passion for the sport made him famous in the neighbourhood, where people would gather to see the boy's brilliant performances against older children and teenagers.

At that time he was playing for Juventude, a local futsal street team run by his older brothers and friends, had begun to play for futsal club River Futebol Clube on Sundays. His nickname originated in Zico's own family, after shorter versions of Arthurzinho, which means "Little Arthur". Arthurzinho became Arthurzico Tuzico and Zico, a version created by his cousin Ermelinda "Linda" Rolim. In 1967, at 14 years old, he had a scheduled trial at América, where his brothers Antunes and Edu were professional players, but on a Sunday, during a River match, Zico scored 9 goals and caught the attention of radio reporter Celso Garcia, who asked Zico's father to take him to a trial at Flamengo instead. Being a Flamengo fan, Zico had his father's approval, beginning his path towards becoming one of the most admired players in the history of the sport. Zico was not physically strong, his story of determination and discipline began with a hard muscle and body development program conducted by the physical education teacher José Roberto Francalacci.

A combination of hard work and a special diet sponsored by his team enabled Zico to develop a strong body and become an athlete. This proved to be essential for his success. During 1971 and 1972, he shifted from youth to professional back. Coach Fleitas Solich had confidence in Zico's abilities and promoted him, on the other hand the situation changed when the Paraguayan coach left and Zagallo took over, he sent him back to the youth team. Things only improved for Zico when Joubert, his first coach at the youth team, was appointed the new coach for the seniors and promoted him after 116 matches and 81 goals in the youth team. While at Flamengo, Zico was a key player during the most glorious period of the team's history. Along with many other titles, in his first period at Flamengo he led the team to victory in the 1981 Copa Libertadores, the 1981 Intercontinental Cup, four national titles. On the field, Zico made goals in all imaginable ways, was a great assister and team organizer, was known for his excellent vision of the field.

He was an expert at free kicks. After receiving offers from A. S. Roma and A. C. Milan, moving to Italy seemed right and a four-million dollar proposal from Udinese was on the table; such an amount of money made bigger clubs pressure the FIGC that blocked the transfer expecting financial guarantees. This caused a commotion in Udine as enraged Friulians flocked to the streets in protest against the Italian federation and the federal government. Historical reasons would make them shout "O Zico, o Austria!". At the end of the controversy, the deal went through and though leaving Flamengo fans in sadness, Zico made the Friulians fans dream of better days. In the 1983–84 Serie A, his first in Italy, his partnership with Franco Causio promised to take Udinese to a higher level, gaining respect from giants Juventus and Roma, his free kicks caused such an impact. Despite his excellent performance, the club's season ended in disappointment as Udinese, in spite of scoring twice as many goals as the previous year, only gathered 32 points and was ninth in the final standing, losing three places in comparison to 1982–83.

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2019 World Men's Handball Championship

The 2019 IHF World Men's Handball Championship was the 26th event hosted by the International Handball Federation and held in Denmark and Germany from 10 to 27 January 2019. This was the first IHF World Men's Handball Championship to include more than one host country, it was the first time a unified Korean team participated. Denmark, in a clean sweep, won their first title by defeating Norway 31–22 in the final; this was Norway's second final in a row and the first final since 1995 between two nations who had not won before. France captured the bronze medal after a 26–25 win over Germany; the tournament set a new spectator record with 906,283, helped by the fact that there were two home teams. Biggest number af spectator at single events was 19,250 at Germany's matches in the main round. Denmark/Germany were up against competitors from Poland and Slovakia/Hungary; the International Handball Federation announced on 28 October 2013 that Denmark/Germany would be awarded the 2019 World Men's Handball Championship.

This edition saw a format change back to the one used in 2011. The 24 teams were split into four groups, in which the first three teams qualified for the main round; the bottom three teams of each group will play the Presidents' Cup to determine the positions from 13–24. In the main round, the 12 teams were split into two groups, their points from the preliminary round against the other qualified team were carried over, the best two placed teams in each main round group qualified for the semifinals, while the third- and fourth ranked teams played placement matches. From the semifinals on, a knockout system was used. Following is a list of all venues and host cities, used. All venues have a capacity of more than 10,000 spectators; the final was held in Jyske Bank Boxen in Denmark. 2 The associations of South Korea and North Korea were invited by the International Handball Federation to enter a unified team in the championship. South Korea, which had 11 previous appearances qualified as the semifinalist of the 2018 Asian Championship.

The draw took place on 25 June 2018 at Denmark. The seedings and draw procedure were announced on 22 June 2018. 3 Official name since February 2019. During the championships: Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia. 4 Later replaced by a Unified Korea team The referee pairs were selected on 25 October 2018. The provisional schedule was confirmed on 28 June 2018 and the final schedule was announced on 31 October 2018. In the group stage, teams are ranked according to points. After completion of the group stage, if two or more teams have scored the same number of points, the ranking will be determined as follows: Highest number of points in matches between the teams directly involved. If no ranking can be determined, a decision shall be obtained by IHF through drawing of lots. During the group stage, only criteria 4–5 apply to determine the provisional ranking of teams. All times are local. Points obtained against qualified teams from the same group were carried over. Places 1 -- 8 and 13 -- 24 were decided by play -- knock -- out.

Teams finishing fifth in the main round are ranked 9th to 10th and teams ranked sixth are ranked 11th and 12th. In case of a tie in points gained, the goal difference of the preliminary round were taken into account. All-Star Team of the tournament and MVP. Source: Official website IHF website

I'm Taking Off

I'm Taking Off is the second solo album released by Backstreet Boys member Nick Carter. The album was released on his own record label, Kaotic INC; the album sold over 20,000 copies during first week in Japan alone. Following the conclusion of the recording of the Backstreet Boys studio album This Is Us, Carter entered the studio to record solo material for a possible second album. On November 28, 2010, a new song, "Just One Kiss", was unveiled to Japanese radio; the song became an immediate success, peaking at #12 on the Japan Hot 100. Thus, Carter compiled a series of tracks he had recorded, announced that his second studio album would be released on February 2, 2011, in Japan. On the week of release, the album sold 9,928 copies, peaking at #8, before dropping to #17 the following week, selling 4,103 copies. In its third week on the chart, it sold a further 3,100 copies, dropping to #30. A deluxe version of the album, with a bonus DVD, was made available on February 9; as such, Carter decide to release the album in the United States due its success in Japan.

The US release date was set for May 24, 2011. Carter announced that the single "Just One Kiss" would receive a US release on April 5; the US version of the album replaces the track "Jewel In Our Hearts" with a new track, entitled "Remember". The US version included a dance remix of the single "Just One Kiss". A deluxe version of the album, containing the contents of the Japanese Bonus DVD, was made available; the album peaked at #14 on the US Billboard Chart. Europe became the next region to receive a release. "Just One Kiss" was released on April 29, before the album received a release on June 2. The European version of the album does not include "Jewel In Our Hearts", "Remember" or the dance remix of "Just One Kiss", includes two further tracks - a new composition entitled "Coma", Carter's 2009 duet with Jennifer Paige, "Beautiful Lie"; the European version of the album comes packaged in a limited edition digipak, with postcard, full album booklet, four additional videos and further enhanced content.

Canada became the last country to receive a release. However, this time, a brand new song, "Love Can't Wait", was released as the album's lead single on June 21; the album was released on August 9. The Canadian version includes "Love Can't Wait" as a bonus track, but does not include "Jewel In Our Hearts", "Coma", "Remember", "Beautiful Lie" or the dance remix of "Just One Kiss"; the album peaked at # 2 on # 12 at Canadian Albums Chart. On November 15, 2011, a new version of the album was released digitally on iTunes worldwide, entitled Relaunched and Remixed, it includes a total of 16 remixes, comprising the tracks "I'm Taking Off", "So Far Away", "Love Can't Wait", "Not the Other Guy", "Just One Kiss" and "Falling Down". Credits for I'm Taking Off adapted from Allmusic

Eman Kellam

Emmanuel Kellam Olaniyan is a Nigerian British actor, television presenter and YouTube personality better known as Eman Kellam. He is best known for his appearances on The CBBC Channel and his YouTube Webshow British Slang With Eman Kellam. Olaniyan was raised in Lewisham, London, to parents of Nigerian origin, he attended Forest Hill School and The BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology. Olaniyan started creating content on his YouTube channel "EmansBlogs" in 2012, he started creating video blogs in his kitchen discussing topics that were popular and relevant at that point in time. It was not, until 2014 when he uploaded his most viewed video, "Pranking My African Dad", in which he told his father that he had impregnated a 14-year-old girl, that his channel went viral and started to pick up speed and gain subscribers; this video has had over 5 million Views as of July 2018 and has been discussed and shared across various platforms including WorldStarHipHop and Bossip. In January 2016, he appeared on the CBBC Channel as Lifebabble talent on the Scottish BAFTA award nominated show Lifebabble.

On 5 November 2016, French Montana premiered his anticipated album MC4 on the Apple Music show OVO Sound Radio. The show was curated by multi award winning artist Drake, Noah "40" Shebib and Oliver El-Khatib in which who Drake founded the OVO Sound record label with. Olaniyan and his father appeared on the show in a skit linked to a song on MC4 called "Check Come"; the skit was taken from Olaniyan's infamous "Pranking My African Dad" prank. Olaniyan confirmed via Twitter that he knew him and his father would be featured and claims he had known and been sworn to secrecy for over two years. So it would be French Montana's followers. In February 2018 Olaniyan appeared on The CBBC Channel in the United Kingdom as a guest presenter to promote "BBC Own It", a new online learning resource commissioned by the BBC aimed at 9-12 year olds. Covering a range of topics that would relate to children growing up in the digital age. Own It launched nationally on Tuesday 7 February 2018. Olaniyan is known for his "British Slang With Eman Kellam" series on his YouTube channel.

In which he asks predominantly American actors to try and figure out the meaning of a slang word used by youth in the United Kingdom. Celebrity guests who have featured include Gabrielle Union, Denzel Washington, Childish Gambino, Regina Hall, Dave Franco, Cara Delevingne and Golden Globe Award nominated actress and creator of HBO's Insecure, Issa Rae. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E_xlrv59sxs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eib2B1WzCLY

Simrik Airlines

Simrik Airlines Pvt. Ltd. is an airline based in Kathmandu, Nepal operating domestic scheduled flights from its base at Tribhuvan International Airport. It is the partner company of Simrik Air, a Nepalese helicopter airline operating four helicopters; the airline was founded in 2009 as a helicopter charter company. The company still operates as such under the name Simrik Air, whereas the fixed-wing operations are promoted under the brand Simrik Airlines. In 2013, Simrik Airlines acquired the ill-fated Guna Airlines for NRs 350 million, after latter ceased trading due to financial difficulties. Simrik Airlines used the Brand of Guna for some more time before renaming and repainting the two Beechcraft 1900 aircraft, that were operated by Guna Air. On 23 October 2013, Simrik Airlines signed a contract with Agni Air leasing out five aircraft of Agni Air, two BAe Jetstream 41 and three Dornier Do 228, after Agni had been grounded since mid-November 2012 crippled by massive debts. After selling the two Dornier 228s in mid-2017, the airline is left with only two functioning planes, as the Jetstream planes of former Agni Air are still grounded.

In August 2019, Simrik Airlines was grounded by the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal who found that the airline was using "substandard spare parts". One month the Civil Aviation Authority granted flight permission again. Simrik Airlines flies to the following destinations as of March 2019: The airline offers daily sightseeing mountain flights from Kathmandu; the flights return to the airport one hour later. On April 10, 2015, the nose wheel tyre of the landing gear of a Simrik Airlines Dornier 228 was punctured. There were no casualties reported; the incident occurred at 10:00 AM and the runway was reopened at 1:00 PM. Official website

Doxa Megalopoli

Doxa Megalopoli is a Greek football club in Megalopoli in Arcadia. The club is one of the oldest club in the city; the team won 8 titles and 8 cups in Arcadia FCA and played for several seasons in the national Third and Fourth Division. Their greatest success occurred in 2007 when they won the Greek Amateur Cup by beating Kilkisiakos 1-0 in Lamia. For a year in 1978, they were finalist in one of the minimum games in which they made it twice into the final of the Greek organization; the team partispates in Third division in Greece. Their colours are blue and white and plays at Megalopoli Public Athletic Center with 500 seats, in which the field is turf. Greek Amateur Cup: 2007, final: Lamia National Stadium: Doxa Megalopoli 1-0 Kilkisiakos Finalist Greek Amateur Cup, 1978, final: Tavros Field: Panaspropyrgiakos - Doxa Megalopoli: 1-0 Arcadia Championships: 1977, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1986, 1993, 1995, 2006 Arcadia Cup: 1977-78: Doxa Megalopoli - Leonidi FC: 2-0 1978-79: Doxa Megalopoli - Leonidi: 1-1 1980-81: Doxa Megalopoli - Leonidi: 2-0 1993-94: Doxa Megalopoli - Asteras Tripoli: 1-0 1995-96: Foca Megalopoli - Leonidi: 1-0 2000-01: Doxa Megalopoli - Panthyreatikos: 1-1 2005-06: Doxa Megalopoli - Leonidi: 4-3 2006-07: Doxa Megalopoli - Panthyreatikos: 2-1 Finalist Arcadia Cup: 1984-85: Leonidi - Doxa Megalopoli: 1-1 2007-08: Leonidi - Doxa Megalopoli: 3-1 2014-15: Panarcadicos - Doxa Megalopoli: 2-0 2015-16: Panarcadicos - Doxa Megalopoli: 2-1 Third Division: 1977-78: 15th place/20 matches, relegated, 31 pts..

1979-80: 18th place/20th matches, relegated, 12 pts.. 1981-82: 11th place/15 matches, relegated, 17 pts.. Fourth Division: 1983-84: 17th place/18 matches, relegated, 16 pts.. 1986-87: 17th place/18 matches, relegated, 15 pts.. 1993-94: relegated. 1995-96: 16th place/18 matches, relegated 17 pts.. 2006-07 season: 5th place/16 matches, 50 pts.. 2007-08 season: 15 matches, remained. 2008-09 season: 18th place/18 matches, relegated, 1 pt.. Doxa Megalopoli on Facebook Doxa Megalopoli at Arcadia FCA