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Russian Embassy Rinse English FA After They Achieve Qualification


England are headed to the World Cup in June, after a somewhat facile march to the top of their group. Gareth Southgate’s side now plan for Russia, eager to put years of disappointment behind them. England topped Group F, ahead of Slovakia, Scotland and Slovenia, dropping just four points along the way. In a thoroughly clinical campaign, Harry Kane led …

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Opinion: England Relying Too Heavily On Marcus Rashford

England limped to a 1-0 victory over Slovenia to ensure qualification for Russia 2018 at Wembley on Thursday evening. There was a real lack of cohesion in almost everything they did and a worrying over-reliance on Marcus Rashford, particularly in the first half. Rashford was the main (perhaps even the only) threat for England in the first half. Playing in …

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Billy Vunipola Opens Up On His Decision To Withdraw From The Lions Tour

ST ALBANS, ENGLAND - MAY 09: Billy Vunipola talks during a Saracens media session at Saracens Training Centre on May 9, 2017 in St Albans, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)

Billy Vunipola has defended his decision to withdraw from the recent Lions tour of New Zealand, insisting his conscience wouldn’t allow him to go. The England number eight was initially called up as part of the squad to go down under, but he withdrew from the panel after the Premiership season ended to undergo shoulder surgery despite Warren Gatland’s request …

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England Announce Autumn Schedule For November 2018

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: The England team line up for the national anthem prior to kickoff during the RBS Six Nations match between England and Scotland at Twickenham Stadium on March 11, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by David Rogers - RFU/The RFU Collection via Getty Images)

The England rugby team have announced their schedule for next year’s Autumn Internationals, and they have a bumper line-up. The big three of southern hemisphere rugby will be visiting Twickenham, as well as World Cup hosts Japan. The Red Rose will take on South Africa (3 November), New Zealand (10 November), Japan (17 November) and Australia (24 November). This is …

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