England v Ivory Coast LIVE: Sterling and Watkins score, Aurier sent off

England welcome Ivory Coast to Wembley for another international friendly tonight as they continue their World Cup preparations. Gareth Southgate’s side beat Switzerland 2-1 at the weekend thanks to goals from Luke Shaw and Harry Kane. Ivory Coast won’t be at the Qatar World Cup but they were only narrowly beaten by France on Friday, […]

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Gareth Bale’s Wales record and how it compares to his time at Real Madrid

Gareth Bale was Wales’ hero once again on Thursday night as he scored two goals to keep their Qatar World Cup dream alive. The 32-year-old has barely played for Real Madrid this season but he made sure that he was available for Wales against Austria. sky sports The former Tottenham Hotspur man delivered a classy […]

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From 2006 glory to potential back-to-back failures, Italy face crunch play-offs

Italy have been one of the world’s most successful national teams and boast four World Cup wins. But in recent years, they have struggled to find that consistency, and since their 2006 win in Germany, they have failed to get past the group stage or even qualify. AFP Since lifting the World Cup in 2006, […]

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Maguire sends message to Keane after being called ‘embarrassing’ and ‘a disgrace’

Harry Maguire has issued a response to Roy Keane after being called ‘embarrassing’ for his celebration during the 5-0 win against Albania. Maguire scored England’s first goal of the night at Wembley, heading in a Reece James free kick in the ninth minute to set the Three Lions well on their way to an easy […]

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Lewandowski describes ‘dangerous’ scenes as Poland stars pelted with bottles

Robert Lewandowski admitted it was ‘dangerous’ in Albania as his Poland side were pelted with bottles and objects after scoring. Karol Swidersky gave his side a 77th minute goal to lead 1-0 in their crucial World Cup qualifier. Getty The Poland players were pelted with bottles and objects AFP The incident occurred after Poland took […]

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Simon Jordan admits Scotland ‘pride’ to leave host ‘knocked out like Deontay Wilder’

Simon Jordan has admitted he was ‘proud’ to see Scotland overcome Israel 3-2 in their crucial world cup qualifier, stunning fellow talkSPORT host Jim White. The Englishman and Scotsman have clashed repeatedly in a tale as old as time, with White often angered by Jordan’s dismissive attitude towards the Scottish national team. Getty Clarke has […]

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Wayne Rooney will congratulate Harry Kane if he takes his England scoring record

Wayne Rooney has told talkSPORT he will be the first person to congratulate Harry Kane, should he eclipse his record as England’s all-time top scorer. After captaining England to their first major tournament final since 1966 this summer, Kane has quickly put aside any distractions and got back to work for his country. getty Kane […]

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England v Andorra LIVE as Bamford makes Three Lions debut

England are back at Wembley for the first time since their Euro 2020 final defeat to Italy. Having seen off Hungary 4-0 in a hostile environment, England have their second World Cup qualifier to get through. Andorra are the opponents on Sunday evening as Gareth Southgate looks to secure a comprehensive victory over the European […]

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Hungary v England LIVE: Grealish starts as England struggle to find chances

England take on Hungary in their first international fixture since the Euro 2020 final in Budapest tonight. Gareth Southgate’s side were the pride of the nation as they exceeded all expectations by reaching the showpiece event as they lost to Italy in a dramatic penalty shootout. However attention is now shifted to next year’s World […]

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Soucek hits first Czech Republic hat-trick as Wales and Ireland are defeated

Tomas Soucek has been sensational for West Ham this season and he’s now doing the business for Czech Republic during the international break. The Hammers midfielder completed a brilliant hat-trick for his nation as they got their World Cup qualifying campaign to a winning start with a thumping 6-2 victory over Estonia. Getty Soucek is […]

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