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England to watch Gazza clip in build-up to Scotland clash

LONDON: England players will be shown video clips of previous clashes against Scotland in the build-up to Friday’s World Cup qualifier, including Paul Gascoigne’s memorable goal and equally unforgettable celebration at Euro 96. Interim manager Gareth Southgate, who played in that ‘Gazza’ inspired 2-0 victory at Wembley 20 years ago, has asked the Football Association… Read More »

Poland keeper Szczesny ruled out of Germany clash

PARIS: Poland’s first-choice goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny will miss Thursday’s Euro 2016 clash with Germany but could return for their final Group C game against Ukraine, coach Adam Nawalka said. Szczesny had been expected to shrug off the thigh injury he suffered in Poland’s 1-0 victory over Northern Ireland but that prognosis has proved overly optimistic.… Read More »