Jose: Champions League teams will fear us

Spurs finish second in Group B behind Bayern Munich By Peter Smith Last Updated: 11/12/19 11:21pm Jose Mourinho with Heung-Min Son after Tottenham’s defeat Jose Mourinho insists Champions League opponents will want to avoid Tottenham in the last-16 draw on Monday, despite his side’s 3-1 group-stage defeat at Bayern Munich. Spurs’ second-place position in Group…

Blue Origin moves closer to human spaceflight with 12th New Shepard launch

Jeff Bezos-founded Blue Origin has recorded another successful mission for its New Shepard sub-orbital launch vehicle, which is a key step as it readies the spacecraft for human spaceflight. This is also the six flight of this re-used booster, which is a record for Blue Origin in terms of relying and recovering one of its…

Fit-again Rudiger ready to lead Chelsea

Last Updated: 11/12/19 11:10pm Antonio Rudiger returned from injury during Tuesday’s 2-1 win over Lille Antonio Rudiger says he is ready to stand up as the leader to stabilise Chelsea’s defence. The fit-again defender insists he can be the “commanding” presence to shore up Frank Lampard’s backline. Rudiger impressed on his return from a pelvic…

Atomico VCs say that “everybody cares” in Europe about where the startup dollars are coming from

Today, on stage at TechCrunch Berlin, four of Atomico’s most senior partners took the stage together for the first time, flying into the city from London, Stockholm, and Geneva to talk about a wide range of issues. Among the many things we discussed were direct listings, secondary investments, and the firm’s sweet spot, which, despite…