Have a punt on England’s nail-biting clash with Slovenia

It’s do or die time for Capello’s men


The ‘Golden Generation’ are minutes away from fulfilling their destiny. Will they crash and burn against a team 17 places below them in the world rankings? Or are the Three Lions ready to reclaim some pride and start living up to [...]

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Weekend preview: World Cup 2010 UEFA playoffs

Let’s get ready to rumble…


Ignoring England‘s ridiculous, money-spinning, injury-ravaged jaunt to Brazil; and the baffling decision to put the first friendly anyone might have given a toss about for ages firmly out of physical reach of the average fan, there are some actually important games going on this [...]

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Vote: Should Jermain Defoe start instead of Emile Heskey against Croatia?

Has the little guy earned a place in the starting XI?

Jermain Defoe

With nothing of particular interest arising from England’s friendly victory over Slovenia at the weekend, the papers are awash with the debate surrounding the England frontline.

In-form Jermain Defoe has bagged eight goals in ten [...]

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