LONDON, Aug 28 (Reuters) – England manager Fabio Capello will be without Chelsea duo Frank Lampard and John Terry for the Euro 2012 qualifiers against Bulgaria and Switzerland after both were injured in their team’s win against Stoke City on Saturday.
A delegation of FIFA inspectors arrived in the Spanish capital on Monday on the last leg of their European tour of bidders to host the 2018/2022 World Cup.
A terrible mistake from England’s Robert Green gave USA a share of the spoils in Group C’s opening match played in front of a passionate crowd in Rustenburg.
Andrea Pirlo spoke to FIFA.com about his boyhood memories of the FIFA World Cup, Italy’s hopes of glory in South Africa and their rivals for the crown.
Fabio Capello has included Stephen Warnock, Joe Cole and Shaun Wright-Phillips in England’s squad but overlooked Leighton Baines and Theo Walcott.
The Football Association has reportedly ordered an investigation after claims that the players and coaches from the England team were secretly recorded in the build-up to last week’s friendly against Egypt.
Still just 28 years old, goalkeeper Iker Casillas is a key figure for Spain as they try to win their first FIFA World Cup in South Africa this summer. A hugely impressive 2-0 victory over France in Paris last week cemented Spain’s status as one of the hot favourites for the 2010 FIFA World Cup [...]
World Cup 2010: Jermain Defoe Hopeful Fabio Capello Trusts He Can Partner Wayne Rooney For England In South Africa
Manager’s pledge to play two up front raises Spurs man’s hopes. Tottenham Hotspur hotshot Jermain Defoe is praying thatFabio Capello’s recent declaration that Wayne Rooney cannot lead the line on his own will pave the way for his own inclusion in the Italian’s England XI.
Japan,Syria and UAE all picked up the full three points, while a draw against Oman was enough for Kuwait to advance. Elsewhere, Jordan took full advantage of Thailand’s loss against Iran…
The Dragons recovered from a goal down to devour the Black Stars in an international friendly aimed at helping the West Africans warm up ahead of the World Cup…
International Friendly France vs Spain Live Streaming
Kick Off: Wednesday, March 2, 2010, 20:00 GMT / 15:00 Eastern Time. Stade de France, Paris.
Probable Line-ups goal.com:
France Probable Starting line-up: Lloris; Sagna, Escude, Boumsong, Evra; L. Diarra, Toulalan; Govou, Gourcuff, Henry; Anelka
Spain Probable Starting line-up: Casillas; Ramos, Pique, Puyol, Capdevila; Xavi, Alonso, Fabregas; Navas, Villa, Silva
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International Friendly Preview England vs Egypt Live Streaming
Kick-off: Wednesday 3 March, 20:00 GMT / 15:00 Eastern Time
Wembley Stadium, London, England
Probable Line-Up goal.com:
England Possible Starting line-up: Green; Brown, Upson, Terry, Warnock; Walcott, Barry, Lampard, Gerrard; Rooney, Heskey.
Egypt Possible Starting line-up: Al-Hadari; Saied, Al-Muhammadi, Moawad; Fathy, Ghaly, Hassan, Aboutrika, Gomaa; Motaeb, Zidan.
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International Friendly Germany vs Argentina Live Streaming
Kick-off: Wednesday 3 March, 19:45 GMT / 14:45 Eastern Time.
Allianz Arena Stadium, Germany.
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Wayne Rooney has confirmed that he is “hopeful” of playing against Egypt on Wednesday after having a scan on his knee injury.
France legend Zinedine Zidane “would rather die” than apologise to Marco Materazzi, whom he headbutted during the 2006 World Cup final.