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Euro 2012 Seedings: England in Pot 2, Republic of Ireland amongst fourth seeds

Uefa have confirmed that England will be amongst the second seeds for next year’s European Championships in Poland and Ukraine, meaning that Fabio Capello’s men will avoid Euro 2008 runners-up Germany – fresh from a perfect qualifying campaign and a … Continue reading

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Jack Wilshere says representing England in the 2012 Olympics would be a dream

“The Olympics are going to be massive in London,” said Jack Wilshere, the England international schemer. “It will be brilliant. It would be a dream to play in the Olympics.” The 19-year-old Arsenal midfielder has expressed his wish at partaking … Continue reading

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David Villa – Salutations

Two goals for David Villa in Spain’s Euro 2012 qualifier against the Czech Republic have taken him to 46 goals for his country, making him their record goalscorer. Trailing 1-0 Villa struck twice in the space of four second-half minutes, … Continue reading

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Darren Bent emerging as Wayne Rooney’s likely partner against Wales

Darren Bent, the Aston Villa striker, is the front-runner to partner Wayne Rooney in England’s attack in their Euro 2012 qualifier against Wales on Saturday at the Millennium Stadium. Earlier in the week it appeared that England manager Fabio Capello … Continue reading

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Guus Hiddink could be set for a return to Chelsea

Guus Hiddink, the vastly experienced coach, could be set for a return to reigning Premier League champions Chelsea. The much-travelled Dutchman is rumoured to be ready to re-join Roman Abramovich, the club’s owner, at Stamford Bridge this summer. Hiddink filled … Continue reading

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Gareth Bale: Wales can upset England

Tottenham Hotspur and Wales winger Gareth Bale has warned England that the Welsh are ready to cause an upset when the two sides meet on Saturday in their Euro 2012 qualifier. The explosive winger has been one of the outstanding … Continue reading

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Wales Gareth Bale fit for England clash

Tottenham Hotspur and Wales winger Gareth Bale has declared himself fit for the clash against England at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday. The powerful wideman completed his first 90 minutes since picking up a back injury in January during Spurs … Continue reading

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