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Learn To Beat The World’s Best, Southgate Challenges England

England manager Gareth Southgate has challenged his young squad to build on their World Cup success by beginning to beat the world’s top nations, starting with their first ever Nations League tie at home to Spain on Saturday. Southgate’s men reached the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 28 years in Russia to spark wild excitement back in …

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Gareth Southgate Wants His England Players To Let Off Steam

England manager Gareth Southgate wants his players to enjoy their time off before and during the World Cup in Russia despite the potential for criticism of his management. Southgate named a youthful 23-man squad on Wednesday and his given those not involved in the FA Cup or Champions League finals a week off to rest after the rigours of a …

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Gareth Southgate Names 23-Man England Squad For The World Cup


Gareth Southgate had today announced his 23-man England squad ahead of next month’s World Cup in Russia.  Much speculation in recent days has surrounded the potential omissions of Joe Hart and Jack Wilshere and those suspicions have proven true as both players are not in the squad. Here is the squad in full: Goalkeepers: Jack Butland (Stoke), Jordan Pickford (Everton), …

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Gareth Southgate Not One Bit Happy With VAR And Questions Its Future

England manager Gareth Southgate believes a lack of clarity over the video assistant referee (VAR) system could blight the 2018 World Cup. Southgate’s side were denied another impressive World Cup warm-up friendly result as Lorenzo Insigne’s penalty three minutes from time salvaged a 1-1 draw for Italy at Wembley on Tuesday. However, the visitors were only awarded a spot-kick after …

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Quiz: How Well Do You Remember The 2016/17 Premier League Season

May 21st 2017, KCOM Stadium, Hull, Yorkshire, England; EPL Premier league football, Hull versus Tottenham Hotspur; Tottenhams Harry Kane celebrates scoring his 3rd goal with his fans (Photo by Kurt Fairhurst/Action Plus via Getty Images)

It’s hard to believe we’ve gone as long as we have without Premier League football, and we still have to wait another two months. With the new fixtures being released this week, we’ve decided to test your knowledge of last season again with our brand new stats quiz. We’re sure you remember all the action, as Chelsea obliterated the opposition, …

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A Manchester United And Chelsea Combined XI

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 23: Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United is closed down by Eden Hazard of Chelsea during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on October 23, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Chelsea travel to Old Trafford to take on Manchester United on Sunday in what is set to be a pivotal weekend in the title race. Title rivals Tottenham have what is perceived to be the easier game as they host Bournemouth at White Hart Lane in the lunchtime kick-off on Saturday. A win would reduce the gap to four points …

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Worrying Transfer Development For Liverpool Regarding Star Man Coutinho

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MARCH 19: John Stones of Manchester City (L) and Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool (R) both watch the ball during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium on March 19, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Liverpool’s main creative force could be on his way out of Anfield in the summer, as reports emerging from Spain claim that Philippe Coutinho has emerged as Barcelona’s prime transfer target. The Catalan giants are expected to try to prise the Brazilian schemer from Merseyside in a multi-million pound deal that would greatly impact Liverpool’s plans to move forward under …

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Surprise Inclusions As Gareth Southgate Announces England Squad To Face Germany And Lithuania

PORT ELIZABETH, SOUTH AFRICA - JUNE 23: Jermain Defoe of England celebrates scoring the opening goal during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group C match between Slovenia and England at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on June 23, 2010 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Gareth Southgate has included a few surprise additions in his first England squad since becoming the full-time boss, for games against Germany and Lithuania later this month. Here we look at who was picked in each position, and who missed out on this occasion. Goalkeepers Southgate has decided not to mess around too much in the goalkeeper department. Joe Hart and …

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Five Uncapped Players Who Should Be In The England Squad This Month

WATFORD, ENGLAND - MARCH 04: Nathan Redmond of Southampton celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Watford and Southampton at Vicarage Road on March 4, 2017 in Watford, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

All eyes will be on England manager Gareth Southgate next Thursday (March 16), when he names his first squad since becoming full-time boss. After two wins and two draws as caretaker boss, he will be keen for a first victory in the permanent role when England face Germany in Dortmund on March 22. After that ‘friendly’ international, it’s back to …

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