Tag Archives: England
- England appoint Gareth Southgate on 4-year deal; Phil Neville favourite to land U21 role
December 1, 2016
England has appointed Gareth Southgate as the England Manager on a four-year deal, and Phil Neville heads a short list to replace him as the next U21 coach. There will be no fanfare, no 24-gun salute and no cars will roar around the city high streets with union jacks flying...
- England Footballers: Role Models or Grown Up Men?
November 22, 2016
After England Captain, Wayne Rooney is photographed apparently the worse for wear in the aftermath of England's 3-0 victory over Scotland. Lee Davy looks at the argument's for and against the consumption of alcohol in the higher echelons of sporting excellence. I was 18, barely a man when selected as...
- England and Scottish FAs vow to ignore FIFA poppy ban
November 11, 2016
Both the English and Scottish Football Associations are promising to defy orders from FIFA to not let their players wear poppies on their kit despite the possible threat of points deductions. With the UK voting to leave the European Union (EU) and the American people choosing Donald Trump as their...
- Wayne Rooney Dropped For Slovenia Clash; What Next For England’s Top Goalscorer?
October 11, 2016
Gareth Southgate has dropped Wayne Rooney for their crunch tie away in Slovenia prompting Paddy Power to axe the odds of him retiring from international football from 33/1 to 3/1. When the Football Association (FA) appointed Gareth Southgate as England's interim manager, two questions immediately popped into my mind replacing...
- World Cup Round-Up: Wins For Germany, Portugal & England
October 10, 2016
A review of the action in the European qualification rounds of the 2018 FIFA World Cup including victories for the favourites Germany; European Champions Portugal, and a winning start for Gareth Southgate at Wembley. Germany is still the +500 favourite to successfully defend the FIFA World Cup after brushing the...
- England Late Show in Slovakia; Wayne Rooney Midfield Role Hinders Progress
September 6, 2016
After Wayne Rooney stars in a deep-lying midfield role in England's stuttering victory over 10-men Slovakia Lee Davy shares his opinion on why both Jose Mourinho and Sam Allardyce need to drop him if they are to find success. Wayne Rooney was capped for the 116th time in his country's...
Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013