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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Scotland survive shootout against Israel to reach playoff final; Ireland miss out after Slovakia loss
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Euro 2020 qualifiers: Scotland survive shootout against Israel to reach playoff final; Ireland miss out after Slovakia loss

Scotland are now one game away from their first major tournament in 22 years when they travel to Serbia on 12 November, but were pushed all the way after neither side could find the net in 120 minutes at Hampden.

EU to take legal action against UK over 'problematic provisions' in contentious Brexit bill
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EU to take legal action against UK over 'problematic provisions' in contentious Brexit bill

EU leaders fear that if the bill becomes law, it could lead to the re-imposition of a hard land border between Northern Ireland and EU member Ireland, and erode stability in the region

Michael O'Neill steps down as Northern Ireland manager after eight years in charge
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Michael O'Neill steps down as Northern Ireland manager after eight years in charge

O’Neill, who is also the manager of Stoke City, was set to oversee Northern Ireland’s Euro 2020 playoff semi-final away to Bosnia and Herzegovina which was initially scheduled for 26 March.

Britain's exit marks first stage of Brexit saga, UK to follow bloc rules during 11 months 'transition period'; EU to recover from 'historic blow' as ex-member becomes competition
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Britain's exit marks first stage of Brexit saga, UK to follow bloc rules during 11 months 'transition period'; EU to recover from 'historic blow' as ex-member becomes competition

With little fanfare, Britain left the European Union on Friday after 47 years of membership, taking a leap into the unknown in a historic blow to the bloc.

'We will always love you': EU Parliament clears Brexit deal; Britain set to leave European Union after 47 years of membership today
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'We will always love you': EU Parliament clears Brexit deal; Britain set to leave European Union after 47 years of membership today

European Union grudgingly let go of the United Kingdom with a final vote Wednesday at the EU's parliament that ended the Brexit divorce battle and set the scene for tough trade negotiations in the year ahead.

Britain will not automatically deport EU nationals post June 2021 deadline, says UK's Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt
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Britain will not automatically deport EU nationals post June 2021 deadline, says UK's Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt

Britain will not automatically deport European Union citizens who have not applied for the right to remain in the country after Brexit, European Parliament Brexit coordinator Guy Verhofstadt said on Friday

UK govt plans special events to mark Brexit on 31 Jan; businesses may suffer, warns treasury chief
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UK govt plans special events to mark Brexit on 31 Jan; businesses may suffer, warns treasury chief

The British government has announced plans for special events on the night of 31 January when the country officially leaves the European Union but the country's treasury chief has admitted that some UK business sectors will suffer as a result.

EU chief warns UK must compromise to get Brexit trade deal, says Boris Johnson's 2020 deadline makes negotiations 'basically impossible'
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EU chief warns UK must compromise to get Brexit trade deal, says Boris Johnson's 2020 deadline makes negotiations 'basically impossible'

Three weeks before Britain is due to leave the European Union, the president of the European Commission warned Wednesday that the UK won’t get the 'highest quality access' to the European Union's market after Brexit unless it makes major concessions

Boris Johnson on track for Brexit, but trade talks with EU and Scotland’s contentions could prove challenging
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Boris Johnson on track for Brexit, but trade talks with EU and Scotland’s contentions could prove challenging

After a remarkable political turnaround, Prime Minister Boris Johnson is on the verge of taking Britain out of the European Union with the enthusiastic support of a strong majority in Parliament.

Boris Johnson signals end to Brexit deadlock, unveils legislative plan to pull Britain out of the EU on 31 January
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Boris Johnson signals end to Brexit deadlock, unveils legislative plan to pull Britain out of the EU on 31 January

Prime Minister Boris Johnson signalled an end to Britain’s era of Brexit deadlock Thursday, announcing a packed legislative program intended to take the UK out of the European Union on 31 January

Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Germany's Joshua Kimmich eager to bring back fans to stadium for home fixture against Belarus
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Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Germany's Joshua Kimmich eager to bring back fans to stadium for home fixture against Belarus

Striker Timo Werner is currently Germany's best source of goals with the RB Leipzig striker having netted 11 goals in as many Bundesliga games this season

UEFA Euro Qualifiers 2020: Germany coach Joachim Loew rules out recalling Mats Hummels for games against Belarus, Northern Ireland
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UEFA Euro Qualifiers 2020: Germany coach Joachim Loew rules out recalling Mats Hummels for games against Belarus, Northern Ireland

The 30-year-old Hummels has rebooted his career since leaving Bayern Munich in the summer to return to Borussia Dortmund, the club he represented 225 times between 2009 and 2016, having been told by Loew in March that his Germany days are over.

Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024
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Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024

FIFA's next big World Cup vote comes in May when the council decides the destination of the 2023 women's tournament

UK Parliament votes to postpone decision on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, foils govt's plan to leave EU by October end
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UK Parliament votes to postpone decision on Boris Johnson's Brexit deal, foils govt's plan to leave EU by October end

In a major blow to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, UK lawmakers voted on Saturday to postpone a decision on whether to back his Brexit deal with the European Union.

EU leaders endorse new Brexit deal, urge UK MPs to back it as Boris Johnson struggles to pass it through British Parliament
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EU leaders endorse new Brexit deal, urge UK MPs to back it as Boris Johnson struggles to pass it through British Parliament

European Union leaders endorsed a hard-fought Brexit deal with Britain on Thursday, but Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces an uphill battle getting it through the British parliament

Boris Johnson says Brexit agreement struck between UK and EU, urges lawmakers to ratify 'great new deal'
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Boris Johnson says Brexit agreement struck between UK and EU, urges lawmakers to ratify 'great new deal'

Boris Johnson tweeted that the two sides had struck a 'great new deal' and urged UK lawmakers to ratify it in a special session on Saturday

Britain, EU claim 'lot of work' to be done to secure agreement on new divorce deal as Brexit talks to continue today
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Britain, EU claim 'lot of work' to be done to secure agreement on new divorce deal as Brexit talks to continue today

Britain and the European Union said on Sunday a lot more work would be needed to secure an agreement on Britain’s departure form the bloc

After public row between London and Brussels, EU and Britain begin 'intense' Brexit talks
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After public row between London and Brussels, EU and Britain begin 'intense' Brexit talks

A flurry of activity has brought the fraught bargaining process to a new level as Britain’s scheduled departure date of 31 October grows ever closer

Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Belgium book place in next year's event after thrashing San Marino; Netherlands beat Northern Ireland
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Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Belgium book place in next year's event after thrashing San Marino; Netherlands beat Northern Ireland

Belgium became the first team to qualify for the 2020 European Championship finals as Romelu Lukaku scored twice in a 9-0 thrashing of San Marino in Brussels on Thursday, while the Netherlands needed a late comeback to beat Northern Ireland.

EU remains 'unconvinced' by UK's Brexit proposals, but has not dismissed them, say officials
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EU remains 'unconvinced' by UK's Brexit proposals, but has not dismissed them, say officials

The EU is 'unconvinced' by Britain's new Brexit proposals but has not immediately dismissed them, with officials and diplomats saying Thursday there were positive points alongside the many problematic ones