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Dublin: 12 °C Thursday 24 October, 2019


# england - Yesterday’s News

'Good luck to them' - England don't see any advantage in spying on training

Defence coach John Mitchell understands the pressure the All Blacks come under from home.

# england - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Six Nations needs to 'think about the game rather than themselves' - Hansen

The All Blacks boss was disappointed World Rugby’s proposed Nations Championship was shot down.

Jones claims England were spied on and calls Kiwi media 'fans with keyboards'

The England boss said all the pressure is on New Zealand ahead of Saturday’s World Cup semi-final.

# england - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Cheika requests 'compassion' as he objects to question over his future

The Wallabies boss said he did not appreciate the topic of his future being raised so soon after the World Cup exit.

Jones insists England can get even better after impressive victory over Australia

The head coach says he’s like to face the All Blacks in the last four.

Distraught Cheika says Wallabies 'gave it everything'

After Australia lost their Rugby World Cup quarter-final to England, the former Leinster boss struggled to contain his disappointment.

As it happened: England v Australia, Rugby World Cup quarter-final

Eddie Jones and Michael Cheika pit their wits together with a place in the semi-final on the line.

# england - Friday 18 October, 2019

Bulgaria head coach resigns after racism row at England match

Krasimir Balakov initially said he did not hear abuse directed at the England players.

It's do or die as Eddie Jones turns up heat ahead of England-Australia 'samurai' clash

The England chief is braced for the quarter-final meeting with rivals Australia in Oita.

# england - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Hudson-Odoi slams 'disgusting' racist abuse and supports idea of England walking off the pitch

The young Blues winger said it was right to consider walking off the pitch in light of Monday’s unsavoury scenes in Sofia.

England drop 'disappointed' George Ford to bench for Australia quarter-final

Eddie Jones has sprung a big surprise by bringing Henry Slade into the team at outside centre.

# england - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

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Bulgaria legend Stoichkov breaks down in tears due to racist chants aimed at England players

Hristo Stoichkov has suggested ‘heavier punishments’ than stadium closures might be needed in Bulgaria.

Fifa president calls for stronger fight against racism as Southgate hails his side's reaction to abuse in Bulgaria

‘Join us and think together of new, stronger and more effective ways to eradicate racism in football,’ Gianna Infantino said.

# england - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

England overreacted a bit, says Bulgaria goalkeeper amid racism storm

Racist abuse aimed towards Three Lions players has received widespread condemnation.

Vunipola 'very likely' to line out for England against Australia

The number eight has returned to full training and England are confident he’ll be ruled fit for Saturday morning’s clash.

# england - Monday 14 October, 2019

England smash six past Bulgaria but racist chants sees play stopped twice in Sofia

Racist chants overshadowed proceedings on the pitch in Sofia on Monday night.

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England match halted as Bulgaria fans warned for racist behaviour

The Three Lions’ Euro qualifier was stopped twice after abuse was registered from the stands.

# england - Friday 11 October, 2019

England denied Euro 2020 qualification after brilliant Czech comeback win

A dream international debut for Zdenek Ondrasek, who came off the bench to seal a famous night in Prague.

Cancelled games give England and All Blacks 'an advantage' - Schmidt

The leading World Cup contenders will all have lengthy build-ups to their quarter-finals.

# england - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Southgate: English football must solve its own racism issues

The Bulgarian FA chief was upset with remarks made by the England camp but Southgate has tried to defuse to the situation.

England v France and New Zealand v Italy games called off at the World Cup

Meanwhile, it’s still uncertain if Japan’s clash with Scotland in Pool A will go ahead.

# england - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

World Rugby call media briefing amidst fears of cancelled World Cup games

The super typhoon is currently forecast to hit Yokohama and the Tokyo area on Saturday.

England players may walk off pitch if subjected to racist abuse

The Three Lions play the Czech Republic in Prague on Friday before a clash with Bulgaria on Monday.

# england - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Spurs-linked Southgate focused solely on fulfilling England contract

Contracted to England until 2022, Southgate looks unlikely to vacate his post any time soon.

# england - Saturday 5 October, 2019

As it happened: England v Argentina, Rugby World Cup

We followed all the action from the Pool C clash in Tokyo.

# england - Friday 4 October, 2019

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Author says 'Ireland owes the UK nothing' in heated Brexit debate

“Ireland owes this country nothing. Ireland owes this country no concessions, it owes it no quarter, it owes it nothing.”

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'Unprecedented' rise in infant mortality in England linked to poverty

Welfare cuts in the last decade have taken their toll on certain communities, new research has found.

# england - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Mako back in Jones' squad as Pumas prepare for war with 'boring' England

“We believe our scrum can be a real weapon,” says Eddie Jones, “so hang on to your seats!”

# england - Friday 27 September, 2019

‘Matip one of Liverpool’s best pieces of business’ - Klopp

The former Schalke centre-half has emerged as first-choice alongside Virgil van Dijk this season and his manager rates him among his best signings.

# england - Thursday 26 September, 2019

'We let ourselves down badly' - USA head coach slams performance in heavy England defeat

The Eagles shipped seven tries to Eddie Jones’s side in their World Cup clash.

As it happened: England v USA, Rugby World Cup

Eddie Jones said he’s expecting to face ’15 Donald Trumps’ today. We’re going minute-by-minute to make sure doesn’t field any Boris Johnsons.

# england - Sunday 22 September, 2019

Late try seals bonus point for England in World Cup win over Tonga

Manu Tuilagi scored two tries for Eddie Jones’ side as they took maximum points from their opening game.

# england - Friday 20 September, 2019

Farrell and Ford lead full-strength England against Tonga

England have decided to start their strongest team in the Rugby World Cup clash with Tonga.

# england - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

England star Stokes calls The Sun's reporting of family tragedy 'immoral' and 'heartless'

The newspaper today published front-page details of a tragedy that happened before Stokes was born.

# england - Monday 16 September, 2019

Hotly-contested Pool C promises fireworks

No pool has quite as much World Cup pedigree as this one with three sides who traditionally expect to reach the semis.

# england - Sunday 15 September, 2019

Australia retain the Ashes as England rally to tie the series

Victory for the home side at the Oval means the Ashes ends in a draw for the first time since 1972.

# england - Saturday 14 September, 2019

'Groundless, inappropriate and unnecessary' - Bulgarian Football Union hits back at Southgate

The manager said England’s players are already preparing for racist abuse in Sofia.

# england - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Sterling striving for longevity to match Messi and Ronaldo

England’s Raheem Sterling is one of the form men in world football but says he cannot yet compare to Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo.

# england - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Borussia Dortmund star Sancho scores twice as England see off Kosovo in eight-goal affair Three Lions This post contains videos

Borussia Dortmund star Sancho scores twice as England see off Kosovo in eight-goal affair

The 19-year-old forward scored a brace at St Mary’s as England secured three points.

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