Sweden’s Maiden Euros Appearance on Home Soil

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Despite making their FIFA World Cup debut as early as 1934, Sweden didn’t play at a European Championship until they qualified as hosts for the 1992 edition. Sweden’s maiden Euros appearance on home soil was one to be remembered. Let’s explore how the Swedes got so close to European glory. Sweden’s Maiden Euros Appearance: So […] READ MORE


Gareth Southgate Signs Two-Year Contract Extension

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England manager Gareth Southgate has signed a two-year contract extension until December 2024. The 51-year-old’s previous deal was due to expire after the 2022 World Cup and he will now see England through to the European Championships in 2024. Southgate became manager in November 2016 after impressing as caretaker manager due to Sam Allardyce’s sudden […] READ MORE



Harry Kane England Hat-trick Proves His Class is Permanent

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Harry Kane’s England hat-trick against Albania was perfect. A lovely header. A tight-angled left-footed finish. And then that fantastic acrobatic effort to complete yet another England hat-trick. Many fans had somehow started to write off the dejected Tottenham Hotspur talisman. But it is clear that he is willing and able to bang in the goals […] READ MORE


England Manager Gareth Southgate Nears Contract Extension

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England manager Gareth Southgate is closing in on signing a contract extension, according to Sam Wallace, of The Telegraph. Southgate’s current deal expires at the end of the 2022 World Cup which takes place in Qatar. England Manager Gareth Southgate Close to Signing New Contract Two More Years of Gareth Southgate The report states that […] READ MORE




England Given Stadium Ban After Euro 2020 Final Events

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UEFA have ordered England to play one match behind closed doors as a punishment for the unrest seen at the Euro 2020 final against Italy. A ban for a second game has also been imposed, although this is suspended for two years. As well as the ban, the FA have been fined €100,000 (£84,560) for […] READ MORE