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Spain’s World Cup hero Olga Carmona learns of father’s death after Final

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Spain’s triumphant World Cup final win over England was a moment of glory for the nation, with captain Olga Carmona scoring the decisive goal in the 29th minute.

However, amidst the celebration and jubilation, a heartbreaking revelation awaited Carmona after the match – the news of her father’s passing.

In a statement released by the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF), it was confirmed that Olga Carmona was informed of her father’s death shortly after securing Spain’s historic Women’s World Cup victory. The RFEF expressed profound sorrow, extending their condolences to Carmona and her grieving family.

“The RFEF deeply regrets to announce the death of Olga Carmona’s father. The footballer learned the sad news after the World Cup final,” the statement read. “We send our most sincere embrace to Olga and her family in a moment of deep sorrow. We love you, Olga, you are Spanish soccer history.”

Bittersweet timing

This poignant revelation adds a bittersweet note to Carmona’s heroic performance on the pitch. Her goal not only secured Spain’s first-ever Women’s World Cup title but also solidified her status as a national hero.

Carmona’s exceptional skills and unwavering dedication to the sport have left an indelible mark on the world of soccer. Her ability to maintain her composure and lead the Spanish team to victory, even in the face of personal tragedy, serves as a testament to her remarkable strength and resilience.

As the world celebrates Spain’s historic World Cup win, it is essential to remember the emotional toll that such triumphs and tragedies can take on the lives of the athletes who inspire us. Olga Carmona’s story is a poignant reminder of the sacrifices and personal challenges that often accompany the pursuit of sporting excellence.

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Ultra-processed diets could be the hidden path to weight gain

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Understanding calories and their role in dieting on the human body.

Calories, units of energy from food, are vital for bodily functions, and calorie counting helps manage weight by tracking energy intake. However, recent insights reveal that not all calories are equal, and nutritional quality is crucial.

Processed foods, rich in added sugars, unhealthy fats, and sodium, lack essential nutrients, contributing to obesity and diseases.

Kate Save from BeFitFood joins to discuss.

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Online shopping and the pivotal issue of returns continues

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Big businesses are continuing to balance customer expectations and logistics.

While many love the convenience, there are still significant challenges with delivery and returns. From delayed packages to cumbersome return processes, its clear that there’s room for improvement.

Ticker’s Ahron Young & Mike Loder discuss.

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U.S. joins Europeans to censure Iran at UN watchdog

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Global concerns are growing over Iran’s nuclear activities.

In a rare move, the U.S. joined European allies in censuring Iran at the UN nuclear watchdog, citing Iran’s lack of cooperation with nuclear inspectors.

This decision underscores growing concerns over Iran’s nuclear activities and signals a unified stance among Western nations.

Despite fears of further escalation, the U.S. supported the resolution to pressure Iran into compliance with international nuclear agreements.

Andrew Ghalili, Senior Policy Analyst, with the National Union for Democracy in Iran (NUFDI) joins Veronica Dudo to discuss.

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