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UK PM Johnson's health worsens, taken to intensive care

Mon, 06 Apr 2020 - 07:48 GMT

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's condition has worsened since being hospitalized with persistent COVID-19 symptoms.

I should never have gone to 2006 World Cup, Rooney

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 - 02:02 GMT

"Looking back, I should never have gone to that World Cup," Rooney told skysports.

Rooney says handling of Premier League pay row 'a disgrace'

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 - 11:45 GMT

Wayne Rooney has criticised the government and the Premier League for placing footballers in a "no-win situation" over proposed pay cuts after a warning from players' representatives that National Health Service coffers could suffer.

Southgate urges English people to stay united

Fri, 20 Mar 2020 - 02:44 GMT

Southgate was preparing with his staff and players to play two friendly games against Italy and Denmark but the games were postponed.

Barnes backs completion of the football season

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 07:14 GMT

Former Liverpool and England international John Barnes believes that the current Premier League season should be completed.

Rooney: footballers were treated as guinea pigs

Mon, 16 Mar 2020 - 12:11 GMT

Elite English footballer Wayne Rooney criticized his country’s government and football leaderships following their response to the outbreak of COVID-19.

Southgate hopeful on Kane, Rashford fitness as England draw Belgium in Nations League

Wed, 04 Mar 2020 - 07:47 GMT

England can look forward to facing the world's top-ranked side Belgium in the next UEFA Nations League later this year, but for now manager Gareth Southgate's chief concerns surround the coronavirus outbreak and the fitness of forward duo Harry Kane and M

British MPs call for Muslim Brotherhood designation as a terrorist

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 - 07:35 GMT

Members of the British house of representatives called Sunday to designate the Muslim Brotherhood group as a terrorist entity.

Newcastle complete loan deal for Spurs defender Rose

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 04:52 GMT

Newcastle United said they have signed defender Danny Rose from Tottenham Hotspur on loan until the end of the season.

Rooney dons captain's armband on Derby debut in win over Barnsley

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 07:01 GMT

Wayne Rooney marked his return to English football with an assist on his Derby County debut as he captained the club to a 2-1 win over Barnsley.

Cricket's favourite warm-up routine claims another victim

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 06:59 GMT

He hurt ligaments on Thursday trying to kick the ball away as his captain Joe Root bore down on him.

Liverpool head home hungry for more after being crowned world champions

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 06:36 GMT

It is an honor the Anfield side had never before claimed but which is now theirs after Roberto Firmino's extra-time goal secured a 1-0 victory over Flamengo in a hard-fought Club World Cup final in Doha.

Grealish dreams of playing for England national team

Fri, 25 Oct 2019 - 02:04 GMT

The attacking midfielder represented the Republic of Ireland at youth international level then he shifted to represent England U-21 team.

England suffers first loss at EURO qualifiers in 10 years

Sat, 12 Oct 2019 - 01:17 GMT

England suffers their first defeat in the qualifiers in 10 years as their last defeat came in 2009 against Ukraine.

UK's Johnson tells Germany and France: do a Brexit deal

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 - 01:41 GMT

Johnson called on France and Germany on Monday to change their position on Brexit and negotiate a new exit deal for Britain.

In Belgium, horses pull shrimp nets in tradition unchanged for 600 years

Tue, 30 Jul 2019 - 11:07 GMT

In the small western Belgian fishing village of Oostduinkerke, fishermen use horses, rather than boats, to go shrimp fishing.

Taylor shoots England into Women's World Cup last 16

Sat, 15 Jun 2019 - 10:36 GMT

Jodie Taylor booked England's place in the last 16 of the Women's World Cup on Friday after bagging the winner in a tight 1-0 win over dogged Argentina.

'Not harsh enough': England star Rose shocked by Montenegro racism rap

Sat, 27 Apr 2019 - 11:02 GMT

England defender Danny Rose said he was "shocked" that Montenegro were only told to play just one game behind closed doors as punishment for racist chants, insisting the sanction "was not harsh enough".

Man City's Sterling wants harsher punishment to tackle racism

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 - 12:56 GMT

Soccer authorities must adopt radical changes to tackle the menace, Sterling said.

'England, Spain or Portugal' - Sanches wants to leave Bayern

Mon, 22 Apr 2019 - 02:01 GMT

One-time wonderkid Renato Sanches has repeated his desire to leave Bayern Munich after another year in which he has struggled to break into the first team.

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