Posts Tagged ‘England’

BT Sports: Southgate Lauds Jadon Sancho’s Attitude Towards Manchester United Move

by Gerald Onwukaon August 31, 2020
There has so far been speculations about the destination of Jadon Sancho, as Manchester United are believed to be firm favourites to land the player. To that reason, England’s head coach, Gareth Southgate however has so far been impressed with the youngster, for the way he is handling the transfer situation with his current club. […]

Philippe Coutinho Urged To Revive Football Career By Making England Move

by Seun Adeuyion July 29, 2020
Brazil’s Philippe Coutinho has been advised by the country’s legend, Rivaldo to join either Leicester, Tottenham or Arsenal to once more prove his class among footballing elites in the World. Coutinho who is currently with the Bundesliga Champions Bayern Munchen, endured quite a frustrating spell at Barcelona. He will although be hoping to end the […]

PAKISTAN: 10 Players Dropped From The National Cricket Team For Its England Tour Over #COVID19

by Seun Adeuyion June 28, 2020
10 players from the Pakistan’s cricket team will not travel with the team for its tour of England on Sunday, after they tested positive for coronavirus for a second time. Wasim Khan, the board chief executive, said the players can rejoin the squad of 18 players if they later test negative. After first testing positive […]

Kolisi becomes first black captain to win the Rugby World Cup defeating England in final

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 2, 2019
England were left heartbroken after they were soundly beaten by South Africa, 32-12, in the Rugby World Cup final in Japan. Siya Kolisi made history, becoming the first black captain to collect the Webb Ellis Cup. In a game dominated by kicking, South Africa’s flyhalf scored 22 points. England couldn’t match their opponent’s physicality, repeatedly […]

Bulgaria’s goalkeeper says England players ‘overreacted’

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 16, 2019
England players “overreacted” to the Bulgarian crowd’s monkey chants during a UEFA Euro 2020 qualifier on Monday, says the country’s goalkeeper Plamen Iliev. The game in Sofia was stopped twice in the first half due to the actions of the home fans, who were photographed making Nazi salutes. The English Football Association (FA) tweeted at […]

Bulgarian PM calls for Football coach’s sack over fans’ racial abuse

by Chuks Azotanion October 15, 2019
The Bulgarian prime minister has called for the head of the country’s football association to resign after England players were racially abused in a European qualifier in Sofia on Monday. The match was halted twice because of racist behaviour by home fans. Prime minister Boyko Borissov has asked his sports minister to suspend all relations […]