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Three Lions get ready to roar

Added: 18.06.2018 1:33 | 6 views | 0 comments

MILLIONS of football fans will shout for England tonight as the team begin their quest for World Cup glory. Just 2,000 diehard supporters have travelled to Russia to watch the clash with Tunisia at the Volgograd Arena.


Eddie Jones: England coach retains RFU support despite fifth straight defeat

Added: 17.06.2018 22:06 | 11 views | 0 comments

England head coach Eddie Jones retains the support of the Rugby Football Union (RFU) despite his losing a fifth match in a row on Saturday.


Germany follow trend of poor starts for World Cup champions

Added: 17.06.2018 21:00 | 2 views | 0 comments

Germany's 1-0 loss to Mexico was a shock scoreline, but the history of the tournament shows World Cup holders often struggle under the pressure of being champions. Hirving Lozano's fine first-half finish gave Mexico one of the most famous results in the country's footballing history in Moscow on Sunday. Germany will still be expected to ...]


Southgate keen to unleash his bold new England

Added: 17.06.2018 20:39 | 5 views | 0 comments

Gareth Southgate has long believed England can play technically proficient, possession football on the biggest stage – now they must prove it in their World Cup opener against Tunisia on Monday. Former Aston Villa, Middlesbrough and England centre-back Southgate was parachuted into the national team job following Sam Allardyce's ignominious sacking in 2016, despite having ...]


Maaloul singles out ´future of English football´ Alli as main threat

Added: 17.06.2018 18:47 | 4 views | 0 comments

Tunisia coach Nabil Maaloul thinks "the future of English football" Dele Alli is England's main threat ahead of the two teams' meeting on Monday and fully expects the Three Lions to banish the demons of their Euro 2016 humiliation. England head into the World Cup in confident mood having cruised through qualifying and shown some ...]


World Cup 2018: 'Safe space' for Russia LGBT football fans shut

Added: 17.06.2018 18:15 | 19 views | 0 comments

The organisers of the initiative in the Russian city of St Petersburg blame a "political attack".


Manziel stays on sideline as CFL's Tiger-Cats open season

Added: 17.06.2018 16:57 | 16 views | 0 comments

When the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League signed 2012 Heisman Trophy winner and NFL bust Johnny Manziel, it came with no promise of playing time.


Ibrahimovic not involved in Sweden´s World Cup plans, insists Andersson

Added: 17.06.2018 14:30 | 6 views | 0 comments

Sweden head coach Janne Andersson insists Zlatan Ibrahimovic has not had any influence on the team's preparations for their World Cup opener with South Korea. LA Galaxy striker Ibrahimovic retired from international football after Euro 2016, but hinted at a possible return for this year's finals in Russia during what proved to be a protracted ...]


Patrice Evra accused of being 'utterly patronising' as he APPLAUDS co-pundit Eni Aluko for her analysis

Added: 17.06.2018 14:13 | 22 views | 0 comments

Former Manchester United star Patrice Evra has been accused of "patronising" England footballer Eni Aluko after he applauded her punditry on air.

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Geoff Hurst: 'Winning a World Cup changes your life'

Added: 17.06.2018 12:37 | 16 views | 0 comments

It's been just over 50 years since England's World Cup victory against West Germany in 1966 and still to this day Geoff Hurst remains the first and only footballer to ever score a hat trick in a World Cup final.


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