Captain of Armenia’s national football team and midfielder of Manchester United Henrikh Mkhitaryan dedicated the victory of Manchester United in the Europa League final to all Armenians. “So so so happy with our win tonight! I dedicate this trophy to my family, Manchester & all Armenians!” Mkhitaryan tweeted.
“*That day you told me you would one day win the Cup too…you deserve it my friend!!!!Congratulations Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Bravo Manchester United,” Djorkaeff tweeted, posting a photo of him and the young Mkhitaryan, when the Armenian international had told Djorkaeff we will one day win the Cup.
“I am thankful to my teammates because I’ve scored so many goals due to them. I am happy that I scored a goal in the final. After the Celta match I was dreaming every day about scoring a goal in the final.”
Manchester United claimed their second major trophy of the season and secured Champions League football as they overcame Ajax to win the Europa League final in Stockholm, BBC reports.
Spain’s Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by Barcelona football star Lionel Messi and stood by a Catalan regional court’s 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud, court documents showed, Reuters reports.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan would be forgiven for not wanting to take his work home with him. His first season in the Premier League has, after all, been a demanding one, enough to make anyone cherish any chance at all to switch off.
Armenia’s Sambo team captured 8 medals in the European Championship. Grigor Mkhitaryan won silver, while Harutyun Sargsyan, Kolya Karapetyan and Edgar Mehrabyan won bronze in Combat Sambo.
Collecting the accolade at Thursday’s end-of-season awards ceremony at Old Trafford, Mkhitaryan said: “To be honest, I was impressed as well. I just realised when I went home and watched it again.”
Armenian boxer Aram Avagyan, a professional boxer and athlete of the Armenian national boxing team, will fight on May 27 in Voronezh, Russia. This will be Avagyan’s 3rd professional boxing bout. His opponent is not yet known.
“Mkhitaryan has technique, nature, tactic and there is no footballer better than him in the post-Soviet area. He is the big star of small Armenia,” the film maker noted.
Midfielder of Armenia national football team and “Manchester United” Henrikh Mkhitaryan has commented on entering Europa League final.
“Stockholm here we come! What a great team effort tonight! One more battle to win the Cup!” he said on Facebook.
The 27-year-old is continuing to learn and adapt as he handles the Premier League, adding he is a very different character on the field to the placid one off it. “What have I learned?” he said.
Armenia’s Olympic Wrestling Champion Arthur Alexanyan will compete for the bronze medal in the ongoing European Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship in Novi Sad, Serbia. Alexanyan will fight with Ukraine’s Arthur Omarov.
Athletes of Armenia’s GrecoRoman Wrestling team began performances in the European Championship which is currently underway in Novi Sad, Serbia. Three Armenian Greco-Roman wrestlers are set for the bouts.
The starting lineup of first football match of Europa League semi-final “Celta” – “Manchester United” is known.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan is in a position to achieve history for Manchester United when the Reds play in Spain on Thursday night, reports the Manchester United official website.
Mkhitaryan made 140 appearances in Borussia Dortmund, scoring 41 goals and 49 assists. In 2016, Manchester United paid 42 million Euros to sign Mkhitaryan. The Armenian international has made 35 appearances for Manchester United, scoring 10 goals.
He is set to go under the knife with world-renowned surgeon Dr Freddie Fu overseeing the op at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
At 35-years-old the striker is unlikely to return for a major club with the injury keeping him out until 2018.
The Mirror reported the English club intends to extend Ibrahimovich’s contract with another year, with an annual salary of 20 million pounds.
The film refers to the childhood of Mkhitaryan, his father – famous footballer Hamlet Mkhitaryan, the football career development of Mkhitaryan from Yerevan’s “Pyunik” to “Manchester United”. It’s mentioned that Henrikh’s entire family is somehow linked with football.
Former Armenian national football team member and forward at the American “Real Salt Lake” club Yura Movsisyan has urged his friends to watch Armenian Genocide-themed lm “The Promise”.
“I am very happy about that. I like to see songs repossessed and refitted for different purposes. It is pretty good too.”
Manchester United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan was named best player of the Manchester United vs. Anderlecht in the Europa League quarter finals, UEFA reported.
“I was deeply shocked by the explosions last night in Dortmund, a city that has a very special place in my heart. I want to send my support to Borussia Dortmund, the fans and I also wish a speedy recovery to Marc Bartra,” Mkhitaryan writes on Facebook.
“Support our joint effort thanks to Kirk Kerkorian’s philanthropic legacy & vision for kids in Armenia. Share this message & help raise money for UNICEF Armenia,” Mkhitaryan wrote on his Facebook page.
Mkhitaryan scored in the match, after which Kandelaki posted the video of the Armenian star’s goal and wrote : “Henrikh jan, good job, attaboy”. Mkhitaryan responded to Kandelaki by saying : “Thank you for your support, dear Tina Kandelaki.”
Simon Martirosyan won small gold medal by lifting 184 kg in the snatch exercise. In the clean and jerk exercise he lifted 230 kg, becoming also as a small gold medal winner.
Champion of Olympic Games, wrestler Artur Alexanyan leads the 98kg weight rankings. Silver medalist of Olympic Games Mihran Harutyunyan is in the 2nd place of the 66 kg weight rankings.
“I never underestimate my opponents. In my opinion he is a strong and exible athlete. The fight for the WBO Intercontinental title will be held on April 22, the winner will later fight Ramirez.”
Captain of Armenia’s national football team and Manchester United midelder Henrikh Mkhitaryan commented on the Red Devils’ selection issues. Although United could be without ve key players for the upcoming game, Henrikh Mkhitaryan feels the Reds can cope without them.
“I saw Mkhitaryan for the first time during the preseason training and I immediately thought he will become a perfect player. I’ve told this to Ashley Young as well. Mkhitaryan uses both feet, he is fast. He chooses a right position in the pitch. I like his playing style,” Carrick said.
No goals were scored in the first half-time. Kazakhstan attempted to make advances but failed. Henrikh Mkhitaryan, captain of the Armenian national football team, scored the first goal of the match in the 73rd minute.
“It doesn’t matter how many times I’ve received the best player of Armenia title. All my teammates are my friends and my competitors. I try to keep the name of Armenia high in both England and globally.”
Midfielder of the Portuguese Maritimu Gevorg Ghazaryan was the second, and Greece’s Xanthi footballer Marcos Pizelli was the third. As reported earlier, the best coach of the year award was bestowed to Shirak FC boss Vardan Bichakhchyan.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan one by one visited the children with leukemia, lymphogranulomatosis, lymphoma and other diseases, talked to them and took photos with them, and gave football balls, shirts and photos with his signature.
“We know the match isn’t gonna be easy, we are hopeful we will succeed in having positive results. It doesn’t matter where we play, the important thing is to play well. There is no sense in avoiding to play Chelsea, because in order to capture titles you have to play them all,” Mkhitaryan said.
“We know he cannot play 90 minutes,” Mourinho said. “We knew he would only play 60 minutes – it doesn’t matter [what] the result [was], we made that decision together as he is not in the best condition.”