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Walcott to miss England’s World Cup qualifier against Ukraine


September 10th, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Theo Walcott will miss England's World Cup qualifier against Ukraine Tuesday as the Arsenal winger has been left out of the squad due to illness.The ... Read more...

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Usain Bolt hangs out with Sir Alex Fegurson


August 27th, 2012 - 7:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jamaican king of sprint Usain Bolt was seen with Manchester United’s Sir Alex Fegurson after the game on Saturday where Manchester United beat Fulham with three goals ... Read more...

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Bolts of English Premier League


August 7th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) Even as Usain Bolt is busy burning up the Olympic track, a survey showed that Theo Walcott is the fastest footballer in the English Premier ... Read more...

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British women shortest in Europe, wear highest heels


July 20th, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) Women in Britain are the shortest in Europe but wear the highest heels - up to 3.3 inches - to compensate, says a new study.The height ... Read more...

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Italy to meet Germany in semis after beating England (Lead)


June 25th, 2012 - 6:11 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 25 (IANS) Having beaten England through penalties in the quarter finals of the Euro 2012 here Monday, Italy is all set to meet Germany in the semifinal.Alessandro Diamanti ... Read more...

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Rooney ‘delighted’ to score winner against Ukraine


June 20th, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Donetsk (Ukraine), June 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) England striker Wayne Rooney was delighted to score the winning goal in his team's 1-0 win against Ukraine in the Euro 2012 Championship.Rooney's header ... Read more...

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Sweden shocks France but still bows out at Euro 2012 (Lead)


June 20th, 2012 - 8:07 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 20 (IANS) The already out Sweden ended their Euro 2012 campaign on a high note by upsetting France 2-0 in the final round of Group D clash Tuesday.Zlatan ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: England win over Ukraine


June 20th, 2012 - 3:59 am ICT by IANS
Donetsk (Ukraine), June 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) England scraped through to the Euro 2012 quarterfinals with a 1-0 win over co-hosts Ukraine courtesy of a Wayne Rooney header and a questionable ... Read more...

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Rooney to start for England’s final group match


June 19th, 2012 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Donetsk (Ukraine), June 19 (IANS) England manager Roy Hodgson confirmed at a pre-match press conference that striker Wayne Rooney will start at the final Euro 2012 group match against Ukraine.The ... Read more...

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Set pieces crucial to beating England: Shevchenko


June 16th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Donetsk (Ukraine), June 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Ukraine's talismanic striker and captain feels that his team will have to defend well at set pieces if they are to beat England Tuesday ... Read more...

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Welbeck on wonder goal: I knew it was coming


June 16th, 2012 - 5:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) England striker Danny Welbeck had practised the pirouette back-flick that gave his country a vital 3-2 win over Sweden in Friday's Euro 2012 Group D ... Read more...

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Euro 2012: Rooney to play against Ukraine, says coach


June 16th, 2012 - 7:41 am ICT by IANS
Kiev, June 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Wayne Rooney will return to England's starting lineup against Ukraine Tuesday, England coach Roy Hodgson said after his team's 3-2 win over Sweden.Rooney missed Friday's ... Read more...

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Gerrard compares debutant Oxlade-Chamberlain with Rooney


June 12th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Donetsk (Ukraine), June 12 (IANS) England captain Steven Gerrard has praised debutant Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, saying the Arsenal mid-fielder has showed that "if you are good enough you are old ... Read more...

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Euro 2012 Group D Preview: Injury-hit England leave race wide open


June 5th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 5 (IANS) England suffered a huge blow in their build-up to the European Championships after losing two senior midfielders due to injuries, with no one knowing exactly ... Read more...

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City go top after beating United


May 1st, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 1 (IANS) Manchester City went top of the English Premier League table with a crucial 1-0 victory over Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium.City are now tied ... Read more...

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Football writers name Van Persie Player of the Year


April 25th, 2012 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 25 (IANS) Arsenal's Robin van Persie was named the 2012 Footballer of the Year by England's Football Writers' Association, just days after he won the Professional Footballers' ... Read more...

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Rooney won’t play Euro 2012, Olympics: FA


April 22nd, 2012 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) The English Football Association (FA) has assured Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson that his striker Wayne Rooney will not play in the Olympic Games and ... Read more...

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Athletic look to progress in Europe


March 14th, 2012 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 14 (IANS) Athletic Club Bilbao prepare for one of the most important nights of football when they entertain Manchester United in the last 16 of the Europa ... Read more...

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Bilbao upset Man U in Europa League


March 9th, 2012 - 1:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 9 (IANS) Spain's Athletic Bilbao stunned Manchester United with a convincing performance in the Europa League, outclassing the English champions in a 3-2 away win at Old Trafford ... Read more...

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Van Persie likely to miss friendly match


February 29th, 2012 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 29 (IANS) Arsenal star striker Robin Van Persie is doubtful for the Netherlands friendly football match Wednesday against England as he continues to nurse a groin ... Read more...

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Manchester United outclass Ajax at Europa League


February 17th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, Feb 17 (IANS) Manchester United took a huge step towards the pre-quarterfinals of the Europa League football by beating Ajax 2-0 here Thursday.The English giants, just like Ajax, ... Read more...

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Ireland midfielder Gibson completes Everton move


January 14th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) Irish midfielder Darron Gibson has completed his move from Manchester United to Everton and signed a four-and-a-half-year deal with the Merseyside club.The 24-year-old said United's former ... Read more...

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Rooney fined 200,000 pounds by Ferguson


January 2nd, 2012 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 2 (IANS) England international Wayne Rooney was reportedly fined 200,000 pounds and dropped for Manchester United's game against Blackburn Rovers after the striker turned up for a ... Read more...

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Rooney’s hearing on three-match ban Dec 8


November 18th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 18 (IANS) England striker Wayne Rooney's appeal against his three-match ban from the European Championship will be heard by UEFA on Dec 8, the FA has said.Rooney, ... Read more...

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Rooney kept out of England squad for Spain, Sweden friendlies


November 7th, 2011 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) Manager Fabio Capello named the England squad to face Spain and Sweden without selecting Wayne Rooney.England will play FIFA international friendlies against world champions Spain ... Read more...

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FA appeals against Rooney’s three-match ban


November 5th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 5 (IANS) The FA has confirmed that it will be appealing UEFA's three-match ban against striker Wayne Rooney, who received a red card in England's Euro football qualifier ... Read more...

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Manchester teams score season’s first victories in Champions League


October 19th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) Manchester United and Manchester City scored their first victories in the Champions League Tuesday.After a draw with Napoli at home and defeat by Bayern Munich, ... Read more...

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Rooney not distracted by father’s arrest: Capello


October 7th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) England manager Fabio Capello insists Wayne Rooney is not distracted by his father's arrest and is focussed on giving his best for the crucial Euro 2012 ... Read more...

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Kate Middleton named High Street fashion queen


September 14th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) The Duchess of Cambridge has been named the Queen of High Street Fashion in a survey by retail website voucherCodes.co.uk.Singer Cherl Cole was ranked second ... Read more...

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Capello leaves out Rio, Crouch from England squad


August 29th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) England manager Fabio Capello is not convinced about the fitness of Rio Ferdinand and has left out the Manchester United defender from the squad for ... Read more...

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England-Holland friendly at Wembley called off


August 9th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) The Football Association (FA) Tuesday was forced to call off Wednesday's international friendly between England and the Netherlands at Wembley after widespread disorder spread across the ... Read more...

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Sneijder ready to sign for Manchester United


July 12th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) Inter Milan's Dutch midfielder Wesley Sneijder is ready to sign for Manchester United this week in a club record 35 million pound deal.If the Inter Milan ... Read more...

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I am not pregnant: Rooney’s wife (Lead)


June 13th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) English footballer star Wayne Rooney's wife Coleen has denied reports that she is pregnant.Coleen Rooney has taken to Twitter to deny the rumours after pictures emerged ... Read more...

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I am not pregnant: Coleen Rooney


June 13th, 2011 - 6:41 am ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) English footballer star Wayne Rooney's wife Coleen denies reports that she is pregnant with second child saying she is proud of her womanly figure.Coleen Rooney has ... Read more...

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Barcelona the best team we’ve faced, says Ferguson


May 29th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 29 (IANS) Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson admitted that his team was outplayed by a superior Barcelona in the Champions League final at the Wembley here Saturday ... Read more...

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