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Russian Embassy Rinse English FA After They Achieve Qualification

England

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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Watch: Brendan Schaub Breaks Down Exactly Why McGregor Will Never Fight Khabib In Russia

Former UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub recently broke down exactly why Conor McGregor would never go from fighting Floyd Mayweather in boxing to taking on the unbeaten Khabib Nurmagomedov in Russia. Just over a month-and-a-half is all that we must wait until the eagerly anticipated boxing showdown between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather becomes a reality but despite the fact that …

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Darts World Cup: Ireland Advance But Top Seeds Scotland Are Out

Betway Premier League Darts, The SSE Arena, Belfast 21/4/2017 Phil Taylor vs Gary Anderson Gary Anderson Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Matt Mackey

The 2017 PDC World Cup of Darts got underway in Frankfurt on Thursday night, with top seeds Scotland suffering a shock defeat. The Scottish team, consisting of world number two Gary Anderson and number three Peter Wright, were expected to go all the way to the final. However, both players struggled for consistency as the number one seeds were dumped …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Reveals His Somewhat Ambitious Plans For A UFC Return This Year

Unbeaten UFC lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov has revealed his plans for the year 2017 as a whole and if I’m completely honest, he may well be expecting a bit too much, all things considered. Picture the scene. It’s pre-UFC 209 and the card’s co-main event features a contest between two of the most electric contenders the lightweight division has ever seen …

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Opinion: Passion Is No Excuse For Davy Fitzgerald’s Antics

The only thing more curious than Davy Fitzgerald’s antics yesterday on the sideline at Nowlan Park was the lack of criticism he got off the RTÉ panel. Two players, who were tough men on the field, but typically knew where the line was, refused to get worked up about the incredible images of the Wexford manager walking onto the pitch, …

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Watch: Zaha Shows England What They’re Missing With Stunning Solo Goal For Ivory Coast

Russia's midfielder Roman Zobnin and Ivory Coast's forward Wilfred Zaha vie for the ball during their international friendly football match between Russia and Ivory Coast in Krasnodar on March 24, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / STR (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Wilfried Zaha has shown England what they’ve missed out on, with a stunning solo goal for Ivory Coast against Russia. The Crystal Palace winger played for England at under-19 and under-21 level, as well as twice for the senior team. However, he never made a competitive senior appearance and was overlooked one too many times. This caused him to switch allegiances …

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