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Ireland-England friendly date set

Kevin Palmer | April, 8 2014

Football Association of Ireland officials have confirmed that England will visit Dublin for an international on June 7, 2015. England played Republic of Ireland at Wembley Stadium last May, in what was the first fixture staged between the two nat...

Pochettino fears the worst for injured Rodriguez

Richard Jolly | April, 5 2014

MANCHESTER - Southampton are waiting to see if Jay Rodriguez has been ruled out for the rest of the season and the World Cup amid fears he has suffered knee ligament damage. • Jolly: City maintain title charge Southampton’s top sc...

PM backs England kit price rethink

PA Sport | April, 2 2014

David Cameron has given his backing to calls for a "rethink" of the 90 pounds price tag on a new replica England football shirt. The Prime Minister's spokesman said Mr Cameron agreed with sports minister Helen Grant, who said that the p...

Home nations battle for FIFA vice-president role

PA Sport | March, 26 2014

Britain's four home nations will battle it out against each other for the FIFA vice-presidency after the Scottish FA signalled it will put forward a candidate next year. On Thursday, UEFA's Congress is expected to rubber-stamp new rules that w...

Martinez compares Barkley to Gascoigne

PA sport | March, 25 2014

Everton boss Roberto Martinez saluted Ross Barkley's unique talent after seeing him set Everton on the road to victory at Newcastle with a wonder goal. • O'Farrell: Dare to dream "To be fair, he has got such a variety of strengths. ...

Scholes: Jack Wilshere hasn't improved

Kevin Palmer | March, 25 2014

Former England midfielder Paul Scholes has launched a scathing attacking on Arsenal, suggesting their midfielder Jack Wilshere has not progressed as a player under the guidance of Gunners manager Arsene Wenger. Scholes was passing his judgement ...

Martinez backs Barkley for World Cup

Mike Whalley | March, 24 2014

LIVERPOOL -- Everton midfielder Ross Barkley will not be fazed if he is thrown into the heat of England’s World Cup battle this summer, according to his manager Roberto Martinez. O'Farrell: The right balance The Toffees boss believes t...

Jermain Defoe not giving up on World Cup dream

PA Sport | March, 21 2014

Jermain Defoe has told the Daily Mail he hopes his move to Major League Soccer with Toronto FC can provide a route into England's World Cup squad. Defoe left Tottenham and the Premier League to play under former Spurs defender Ryan Nelsen...

Cameron: 2018 vote sorted in advance

ESPN staff | March, 21 2014

British Prime Minister David Cameron has expressed doubts that the 2018 World Cup bidding process was conducted fairly. Cameron led England’s bid to host the tournament along with David Beckham and Prince William in 2010, which ended in ...

World Cup: 10 questions

ESPN staff | March, 4 2014

Group A | Group B | Group C | Group D | Group E | Group F | Group G | Group H Following the World Cup draw in December, a panel of ESPN FC writers asked -- and answered -- 10 big questions six months out from the tournament. Now, with 100 da...

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