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uefa.comManchester City and England number one Joe Hart has warned his England team-mates that there is no hope of kicking David Silva out of tomorrow’s friendly showdown with Spain. Hart told BBC Football, ‘You’d have thought Silva would struggle – that he would get eaten alive in the Premier League – but he finds a…
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thefa.comGabriel Agbonlahor has been forced to pull out of England’s friendly against Spain at Wembley on Saturday. The Aston Villa striker will miss the chance to add to his three caps after injuring his hamstring and has been sent back to his club. The FA stated, ‘Having been assessed by the England medical stuff, Agbonlahor…
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Steven Gerrard may be out of action for England as the Three Lions prepare for their friendlies against Spain and Sweden, but the Liverpool talisman has revealed that he would relish the chance to take part in next summer's Euro 2012 tournament. The midfielder also revealed, however, that he will treat the tournament as his…
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Jose Enrique followed in Andy Carrol's footsteps and swapped Tyneside for Merseyside this summer, and has quickly become an unsung hero in a Red shirt.  Where the majority of the pressure and praise is being heaped on strike duo Luis Suarez and Carroll, Jose Enrique has played an equally strong part in Liverpool's successes so…
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uefa.comScotland defender Gary Caldwell is confident the Scots can enjoy a successful future under the leadership of Craig Levein after just missing out on a EURO 2012 play-off spot. Scotland saw their chances of reaching their first tournament since 1998 dashed after they were beaten 3-1 by Spain on Tuesday night. However, Wigan defender Caldwell…
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uefa.comScotland skipper Darren Fletcher has admitted his country cannot afford to settle for a point when they take on Spain in their final Euro 2012 qualifier on Tuesday evening. To be certain of a spot in the play-offs, Scotland must beat the world and European champions tonight. The Scots are one point ahead of the…
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Arsenal - arsenal.comLiverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina claims the club blocked him from making a £20 million move to Arsenal last summer. Reina admitted he was tempted to leave Merseyside after returning from Spain’s triumph in the World Cup to find the Reds in a downward spiral. And the Spaniard admitted his head was turned by…
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Scotland's chances of making the Euro 2012 playoffs are in the balance, however football betting pundits will not give them much of a chance, as they face world champions Spain on Tuesday night. Spain have shown their pedigree in the qualifying process, winning all of their seven games to date in convincing fashion so far.…
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Spain boss Vicente del Bosque has made it clear that Fernando Torres must perform better for Chelsea if he wants to earn a recall to the national team. Torres has continued to struggle since he made the move from Liverpool in January and has scored just one goal for the Blues. He has long been…
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Quite remarkably, England have jumped two places to fourth in the latest FIFA world rankings, leapfrogging Brazil and Uruguay in the process. Despite drawing their last two games against Switzerland and Ghana, Fabio Capello’s men have passed the South American duo. England supporters will still wince when they recall the lamentable performance of the national…
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Over the years, mainly during the Rafael Benitez era, a number of Spanish great's have graced Anfield.  Players like Xabi Alonso, Pepe Reina and Fernando Torres have all filled Liverpool fans hearts with joy and became world class.  Alvaro Arbeloa and Luis Garcia also became fan favorites, enhancing their reputation as players. Jose Enrique became…
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Real Madrid 2 vs 2 Barcelona highlights Super Cup-Spain 13' [1 - 0] M. Özil 36' [1 - 1] D. Villa 45' [1 - 2] L. Messi 54' [2 - 2] X. Alonso