Archives: England

England Friendly Against Brazil At Maracana Suspended, Says Report

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The mess that is Brazil 2014 and FIFA continues as a newspaper report in Brazil claims that this Sunday’s friendly between Brazil and England at the redeveloped Maracana Stadium has been suspended due to public safety issues. According to reliable … Continue reading

England vs Ireland, International Friendly: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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England plays the Republic of Ireland today in an international friendly at Wembley, the first time these countries have played each other since 1995. Here are the starting lineups: England starting XI: Joe Hart, Johnson, Cahill, Jagielka, Cole, Lampard, Carrick, … Continue reading

Ashley Cole to Captain England for Friendly Against Republic Of Ireland

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Chelsea defender Ashley Cole will captain England for tomorrow’s friendly against the Republic of Ireland. England manager Roy Hodgson announced the news today alongside England midfielder Frank Lampard. Hodgson explained that he spoke to Lampard and that the both of … Continue reading

England Away Shirt By Nike For 2013 Unveiled [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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England’s new away by Nike for 2013 has been unveiled. After last week’s disappointing launch of England’s new home shirt for 2013, the England away shirt looks better even though it’s underwhelming. As we revealed in March, England’s away shirt … Continue reading

Rejected Concepts for England’s New Home Shirt [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Aram Gyan
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E pluribus unum. It’s not only the inspiration behind a totally cool country, it’s also Nike’s design process ethos. Many designs were crafted and considered before being culled down to the one chosen to be England’s new 150th anniversary kit. … Continue reading

Frank Lampard, Ashley Cole and Gary Cahill to Miss Chelsea Game Against City in New York: The Daily EPL

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Chelsea and England footballers Frank Lampard, Ashley Cole and Gary Cahill will miss this Saturday’s exhibition game between Chelsea and Manchester City at Yankee Stadium in order to return to London to meet up with the England squad for their … Continue reading

New Close-Up Photos of England’s Home Shirt for 2013: Plus [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The English Football Association and Nike have released more photos of the new England home shirt for 2013, to commemorate 150 years of the FA. The new photos and accompanying video show more detail regarding the England shirt, and it’s … Continue reading

Nike’s England Home Shirt for 2013 Revealed; Looks Like USMNT Jersey From 2010

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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England’s new shirt for the FA’s 150th Anniversary Year has been revealed. It’s the first England shirt from Nike after taking over from Umbro. And in typical Nike style when it comes to soccer shirts, it’s underwhelming to say the … Continue reading

England Manager Roy Hodgson Criticizes Chelsea, Man City and Spurs for Post-Season Tours

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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England manager Roy Hodgson says that Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur have “scotched” England’s friendlies by scheduling post-season friendlies in the United States and, in Tottenham’s case, The Bahamas. Here’s what Hodgson said: “My thinking, which is based a … Continue reading

Wigan’s Callum McManaman Called Up By England For u21 European Championships [VIDEO]

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Wigan Athletic right winger Callum McManaman has been called up to England’s u-21 squad for the first time, for next month’s u-21 European Championship in Israel. The FA Cup winner will be available for England’s three matches in the first … Continue reading

Germany Are In Fashion But England Must Not Forget Its Football Identity, Says Gary Neville: The Nightly EPL

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Opinionated pundit Gary Neville is back with his weekly column in The Sunday Mail. Today he writes about how England must not forget is football identity. If you’re a football supporter, it’s an informative read. For example, Neville discusses how Bayern Munich’s … Continue reading

John Terry Refuses to Shake Hands With FA Chairman David Bernstein

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Chelsea’s John Terry refused to shake hands with Football Association Chairman David Bernstein today in a ceremony in London to hand over the UEFA Champions League trophy to the FA. “It’s a difficult one for me – he went and … Continue reading

Ferguson Hits Back at Hodgson, Says His Players Are Fed Up With Meaningless Friendlies: The Daily EPL

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Sir Alex Ferguson has hit back at England manager Roy Hodgson who yesterday complained that Premier League clubs don’t take international breaks seriously. In today’s press conference, Ferguson said “I have no issue with competitive games. Players should always be … Continue reading

Roy Hodgson Attacks Clubs for Treating International Breaks as Holiday: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Roy Hodgson came out Thursday on the attack, saying that too many Premier League clubs treat internationals as a vacation. Hmm, maybe everyone should stop calling it the international break, for starters?! “These breaks are being seen as the 10-day … Continue reading

FA Have Found No Evidence Of Racist Chanting By England Fans Aimed at Ferdinand Brothers

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The FA will tell FIFA that they have found no evidence of racist chanting by England fans in San Marino. “We haven’t been able to actually find or identify any individuals chanting,” said Director of Communications for the FA Adrian Bevington. … Continue reading

New Leaked Photo of England’s 2013 Home Shirt Is Clearest Yet [PHOTO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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A new photo of England’s new home shirt for 2013 has been leaked on the Internet, and this one is the clearest yet. This new photo — which is by far the best photo yet, more so than the previous … Continue reading

Ashley Cole or Leighton Baines. Who Should Start for England at Left Back?

Posted on by Tim Simon
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There aren’t many nations in the world who are blessed with two left backs with the quality of Ashley Cole and Leighton Baines. Both of these left backs have credible cases to be England’s first choice. Chelsea stalwart Cole has … Continue reading

6 England Internationals May Be Forced Out Of Chelsea-Man City US Friendlies: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Six members of the England national team may be forced out of the two Chelsea and Manchester City friendlies scheduled to be played in St Louis and New York City in late May. Since England’s chances of qualifying for the … Continue reading