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Capello arrives in Moscow


July 21st, 2012 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 21 (IANS) Former England football coach Fabio Capello arrived in Moscow Friday for further talks on his contract with Russia after being named "de facto" coach of the ... Read more...

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England football legend Jack Charlton to run Olympic torch relay


June 15th, 2012 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 15 (IANS) England's football legend Jack Charlton, elder brother of Sir Bobby Charlton, will carry the Olympic flame in the centre of Newcastle on day 28 of the ... Read more...

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Hodgson set to be named as England football manager


April 30th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 30 (IANS) Roy Hodgson is set to be named the head coach of England after it was revealed the West Brom manager is in talks with the Football ... Read more...

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Capello resigns, Stuart checks in as caretaker England boss


February 9th, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 9 (IANS) With just five months left for the Euro 2012, England football is in turmoil with the resignation of national team manager Fabio Capello over differences with ... Read more...

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Terry facing criminal charges over alleged racial slurs


December 22nd, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 22 (IANS) England football and Chelsea FC captain John Terry could face criminal charges after the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) confirmed its intention to prosecute the centre-half over ... Read more...

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Cameron, Beckham among royal wedding guests


April 29th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 29 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron, singer Sir Elton John and England football star David Beckham were among the celebrity guests at the British royal wedding.Cameron ... Read more...

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Beckham keeping playing options open


April 13th, 2011 - 8:45 am ICT by ANI
Toronto (Canada), Apr.13 (ANI): Former England football captain David Beckham has said that he is keeping his options open about returning to the MLS for another season after his five-year contract ... Read more...

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England coach Capello says he will leave behind a long-lasting legacy


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 3 (ANI): England football coach Fabio Capello has hit back at his critics, insisting he will leave a long-lasting legacy - an England side which will win the World Cup.Last ... Read more...

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Capello offers Ferdinand muddled apology for captaincy chaos


March 26th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 26 (ANI): England football coach Fabio Capello has offered a muddled apology to Rio Ferdinand after handing over the national skipper's band to Chelsea star John Terry.Terry will lead England ... Read more...

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It’s a great thrill to see wife Danielle in Calendar Girls: Gary Lineker


March 12th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): England football legend Gary Lineker has revealed he gets ecstatic watching wife Danielle Bux strip on stage in Calendar Girls.Lingerie model Danielle is currently touring in country getting ... Read more...

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‘I’ve already died twice,’ says Gazza


March 11th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 11 (ANI): Former England football star Paul Gascoigne has candidly revealed that he has come back from the dead twice while trying to overcome his addiction to alcohol and drugs.Gazza ... Read more...

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Ashley Cole enjoys night out just days after shooting student


March 1st, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 1 (ANI): England football star Ashley Cole was apparently spotted enjoying a wild night out surrounded by gorgeous blonde women just days after he shot a student.The defender looked ... Read more...

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Woman travels 400 miles to stalk Ferdinand


February 18th, 2011 - 4:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 18 (ANI): England football captain Rio Ferdinand was stalked by a woman who travelled 400 miles to target him.The Manchester United defender told police that he and his wife Rebecca ... Read more...

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Pals fear Cheryl may reunite with Ashley


January 31st, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Singer Cheryl Cole's pals have begged her not to get back with her cheating ex- husband Ashley.They are worried that a fresh love-in will not only bring 'Girls ... Read more...

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Beckham denies he slept with hooker in five-page court statement


January 17th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Footie ace David Beckham has filed a five-page court statement in which he has denied claims he slept with a prostitute.Becks, 35, gave a point-by-point description in ... Read more...

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Capello in dark about appointment of new England football coach


January 16th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.16 (ANI): Italian Fabio Capello has been left in the dark over the appointment of a new English coach to the national team set-up.Football Association general secretary Alex Horne revealed ... Read more...

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Becks files lawsuit over claims he cheated on his wife with a hooker


December 31st, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): David Beckham has filed new legal documents in which he has officially declared that he never had sex with a prostitute in 2007.The signed documents are part ... Read more...

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Beckham denies affair with prostitute, sues US magazine


December 31st, 2010 - 10:23 am ICT by ANI
Los Angeles (US), Dec. 31 (ANI): Former England football star David Beckham has denied committing adultery with a prostitute in signed legal documents submitted as part of a 25 million dollar ... Read more...

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Rio Ferdinand can’t get enough of Twitter


December 29th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): England football captain Rio Ferdinand just cannot get enough of social networking site Twitter, which he uses to engage in topics from current affairs to general chat.Ferdinand, 32, ... Read more...

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Gazza’s eight-week jail sentence suspended by Newcastle court


December 10th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10(ANI): Former England football star Paul Gascoigne's eight-week jail sentence has been suspended by a Newcastle Magistrates' Court in recognition of his progress in a rehabilitation clinic.Gascoigne was earlier handed ... Read more...

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Capello believes Allardyce or Redknapp can replace him


December 10th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 10 (ANI): England football manager Fabio Capello has anointed Harry Redknapp and Sam Allardyce as his most likely successors, saying these two were the one who have impressed him ... Read more...

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Beckham confirmed for Jets match in Australia


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov.22 (ANI): Former England football star David Beckham has been named in the LA Galaxy squad to play A-League side Newcastle Jets on November 27.According to Fox Sports, Beckham ... Read more...

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Gazza may be jailed for druk driving


November 11th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.11 (ANI): Former England football star Paul Gascoigne is likely to be jailed after he admitted driving while more than four times the legal limit.The 43-year-old will be sentenced at Newcastle ... Read more...

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No end to ‘glazed and legless’ Gazza’s drinking woes


November 5th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Seems that former England football star Paul Gascoigne is just not being able to overcome his drinking problem, as he had to be helped back to his hotel ... Read more...

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Ex-England footie star Gazza arrested for drugs offences


October 22nd, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 22 (ANI): Former England football star Paul Gascoigne has been arrested for drugs offences.According to the Sydney Morning Herald, the 43-year-old spent the night in police custody on suspicion of ... Read more...

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Best’s European Cup medal fetches 156,000 pounds at UK auction


October 21st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.21 (ANI): Legendary England football star George Best's European Cup winner's medal has been auctioned off for 156,000 pounds.The Manchester United star, who died in 2005 aged 59, won the medal ... Read more...

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Beckham to play L A Galaxy exhibition match in Australia in November


October 20th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct. 20 (ANI): England football star David Beckham will play for L A Galaxy team in an exhibition game against the Newcastle Jets at the Energy Australia Stadium, Newcastle, on ... Read more...

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England football stars held marathon Xbox tournament before Montenegro draw


October 18th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 18(ANI): England's football stars had held an eight-hour Xbox tournament before last Tuesday's Euro 2012 qualifier 0-0 draw against Montenegro.Although captain Rio Ferdinand and his team did not deliver on ... Read more...

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Alex Reid furious after wife Jordan auctions herself to footballers


September 22nd, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 22 (ANI): Katie Price, famously known as Jordan, has made her husband, cage fighter Alex Reid, furious after she sold herself to two England football stars.The beefy cage-fighter is raging ... Read more...

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L.A. Galaxy boss says won’t rush Becks back into action


September 3rd, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.3 (ANI): L.A. Galaxy boss Bruce Arena has said that he has no plans to rush England football star David Beckham back into action.Arena was speaking as his team is ... Read more...

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Murray ready to play fantasy tennis at US Open


August 28th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.28 (ANI): Buoyed by back-to-back wins over Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in Toronto two weeks ago, British tennis champion Andy Murray is looking forward to snaring his first ... Read more...

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Ex-football star Linekar furious with posh school after son flops


August 24th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.24 (ANI): Ex-England football star Gary Linekar was involved in a furious row with his son's school, Charterhouse, Monday after the 18-year-old failed to get enough A-levels to go to university.Linekar, ... Read more...

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HobNob munching Gazza says cheating death in crash beat booze addiction


August 21st, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.21 (ANI): Former England football star Paul Gascoigne has claimed that cheating death in a crash helped him beat his booze addiction.Gazza emerged fit and well from four weeks in rehab ... Read more...

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Capello to give Beckham a friendly match to retire


August 12th, 2010 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) England football coach Fabio Capello says former captain David Beckham is a little too "old" to play for the country and will be given a friendly in ... Read more...

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Gerrard admits team facing battle to win back irate fans


August 11th, 2010 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 11 (ANI): England football captain Steven Gerrard is hoping to start a salvage operation by leading his chastened team to a friendly victory over Hungary at the unfriendly Wembley Stadium ... Read more...

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