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Bradford epitomises all that is good about cup football

Feb 24, 2013

Bradford epitomises all that is good about cup football

The alluring charm of cup football is to see an unheralded, unfancied underdog make people sit up and take notice of a side nobody would have even bothered giving the once-over previously. #OnOurMind #League Cup #Bradford City #English football
English referee Clattenburg cleared of racism charges

Nov 23, 2012

English referee Clattenburg cleared of racism charges

"The FA has concluded its investigation into alleged misconduct by Mark Clattenburg during the match between Chelsea FC and Manchester United FC on Sunday 28 October 2012. No disciplinary action will follow against Mr Clattenburg," an FA statement said. #NewsTracker #Chelsea #football #Racism in Football #English Football Association #Mark Clattenburg
'FA not responsible for Terry's retirement'

Sep 25, 2012

'FA not responsible for Terry's retirement'

The English Football Association (FA) has rejected Chelsea defender John Terry's claims that an investigation into his alleged racial abuse of an opponent during a Premier League match last year had forced him to retire from England duty. #Sports #NewsTracker #Chelsea #football #John Terry #English Football Association
Man United suffer shock loss as victorious City cut gap

Apr 12, 2012

Man United suffer shock loss as victorious City cut gap

A lethargic Manchester United lost 1-0 at lowly Wigan Athletic to open the door for Manchester City to cut their Premier League lead to five points with a thumping victory over West Bromwich Albion on Wednesday. #Premier League #Manchester United #English footballers #KickingAround
Scott Parker: England's new superhero?

Mar 01, 2012

Scott Parker: England's new superhero?

Scott Parker has experienced a rollercoaster role reversal that has seen him go from World Cup reject to England captain in two years and he now wants more opportunities to showcase his leadership credentials. #English footballers #KickingAround #Steven Gerrard #Scott Parker

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Why can't England get its act together?

Sep 07, 2011

Why can't England get its act together?

The England national football team's situation is, in plain words, an unpredictable story. #HowThisWorks #Europe #Fabio Capello #English footballers #United Kingdom

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Why can't England get its act together?

Jun 24, 2014

Column: World Cup flop England too insular and too English in a world of globalized football

In many ways, it's a head-scratcher: the country that invented football and which has the richest, most watched and, many would agree, best league in global football is also one of the worst performers at this World Cup...
Why can't England get its act together?

Jun 21, 2014

England asks Roy Hodgson to stay despite World Cup ouster

Roy Hodgson has been asked by the English Football Association to remain as head coach until 2016 despite the team being eliminated at the World Cup group stage for the first time since 1958...
Why can't England get its act together?

Jun 17, 2014

Suarez gives Uruguay inside edge

Luis Suarez said Monday he was fully recovered from his knee operation and will put his insider knowledge of English football to use against Roy Hodgson’s team... #Roy Hodgson #Luis Suarez
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