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Six of the Best - England managerial debuts

This weekend England will be managed by Sam Allardyce for the first time when they visit Slovakia for a World Cup qualifier. History is on his side, with the majority of his predecessors having started with a win. 1,349 more words


England's Qualifying Campaigns - 2002 World Cup

This week marks the 15th anniversary of England’s famous 5-1 win away to Germany in September 2001. To celebrate that, and also with England about to embark on their qualifying programme for the 2018 World Cup, we look back at England’s campaign to qualify for the 2002 World Cup. 2,493 more words


Mouth Shut; Spirit Alert

Today is Monday, August 1, 2016. 18 days until S turns 23!

Quote of the Day

“The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure.” – Sven Goran Eriksson… 841 more words


Book Report: The Game of Our Lives

“The world that English football is now played in has changed again. The country is increasingly diverse; society is more individualized and more networked, and the economy has become an exemplar of a globalized and deregulated liberal model of capitalism.

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Do England dare to go global once more?

At this time of year, it kind of feels like patriotism is at its highest in recent years.

Whether that be based around politics, whether it be based around royalty or whether in this case, it be around football. 1,234 more words

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