Tag Archives: England

Late Daly try gives England dramatic victory over Wales

CARDIFF: Elliot Daly’s try four minutes from time gave champions England a 21-16 victory over Wales in a pulsating Six Nations clash played at relentless speed amid an amazing atmosphere at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on Saturday. England’s 15-match winning streak and hopes of a repeat grand slam looked over as they trailed late into a… Read More »

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 »

Rashford and Lingard in Southgate's first England squad

LONDON: England caretaker manager Gareth Southgate has recalled Marcus Rashford and included the uncapped Jesse Lingard in his first squad for this month’s World Cup qualifiers against Malta and Slovenia after stepping in for the sacked Sam Allardyce. Right back Glen Johnson returns for the first time since the 2014 World Cup while forward Alex… Read More »

Brexit will make it harder for England to win hosting rights – FA

REUTERS: Britain’s decision to leave the European Union will make it tougher for England to win the right to host future World Cup and European Championship tournaments, English Football Association (FA) chairman Greg Clarke has said. Britons voted in June to leave the EU in a landmark referendum, leaving the world’s fifth-largest economy facing uncertainty… Read More »

Football: Allardyce ponders England recall for Terry

BURTON-ON-TRENT: New England manager Sam Allardyce will consider ending former captain John Terry’s four-year international exile, he revealed on Monday (Aug 22). Terry, 35, retired from England duty in September 2012 after the Football Association charged him with racially abusing Queens Park Rangers defender Anton Ferdinand. He was later fined and given a four-game ban.… Read More »