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As I stood watching Sunday’s 2016 European Championship draw I was probably the only one who saw the irony in the decision to use former international goalkeepers to select the participants, as UEFA’s decision to extend the competition to 24 teams had seen them drop a major clanger already. 568 more words
As the excitement for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil continues to build, the European nations have found out who they will come up against in the Euro 2016 qualification group stage, with the home nations and the Republic of Ireland getting satisfactory draws. 642 more words
So, barring any total unmitigated disaster, England will be in France for the European Championships in 2016.
Make no bones about it, it would not be as black and white as this (is it ever?) , but when the groups for the qualifying rounds were drawn on Sunday (23rd Feb) it was clear there was no excuse for England to not get there comfortably. 238 more words
Russians Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov took first place in the short program of pairs skaters competing at the Winter Olympics
Having helped the GB Women qualify for the 2014 European Championships in Hungary by beating Portugal 14-8, Fiona McCann announced her retirement from International competitions. 49 more words
England’s hopes of qualification for the 1976 European Championships were dealt another blow as they struggled to put away the group minnows, Cyprus, on a frustrating afternoon in Limassol. 395 more words