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A-Z Challenge - O is for oranje

Since I was a kid I’ve been fascinated and slightly obsessed with the oranje, the Dutch national football team. Their victory at the 1988 European Championships was the first time I’d ever seen the men in orange play, and the fascination started from there. 959 more words

Cleanpairofshorts Podcast - Episode 69 - The Kane Train

It’s an international spesh with plenty of England chat. The fella’s discuss the Euro qualifiers and argue about the concept of a second tier European Tournament. 24 more words


European Qualifiers

The fifth round of the European Qualifiers took place over the last couple days.  European Championships are scheduled for June of 2016 and will be played in France.    463 more words

Cotton Wool, England and Tiredness

As we pass the halfway point of the break in league matches whilst International football takes precedence, the number of Premier League managers trying to protect their players from burn-out is highlighting huge flaws in Greg Dyke and The FA’s grand plans for the future. 1,027 more words


Brave Wales should be Qualifying

At the halfway point in group B Wales have put themselves in a fantastic position to qualify for a major tournament for the first time since 1958 after a brilliant 3-0 win in Israel. 431 more words


Harry Kane to start against Italy?

After last night’s cameo role and Danny Welbeck pulling out through injury, there is no doubt that the pressure for Hodgson to start Kane against Italy is increasing further. 186 more words


For sale - one England goal keeper's kit - as new

Whilst the biggest cheer in the second half came at Wembley in the 70th minute when Harry Kane scored with his second touch in international football just eighty seconds after coming on to replace Wayne Rooney, the most significant moment came a few minutes before. 1,102 more words