World Cup 2018: England captain Harry Kane draws inspiration from Royal Wedding

England manager Gareth Southgate confirmed that Tottenham striker Kane will lead England to the World Cup this summer after telling the rest of the squad in a players’ meeting at St George’s Park on Monday night. It emerged Kane knew of his appointment weeks ago but took his secret away with him on holiday with […]

England World Cup squad: Gareth Southgate reveals reason for Jack Wilshere snub

Wilshere looked a shoo-in for a place on the plane to Russia after making 38 appearances in all competitions for Arsenal this season. But Express Sport discovered on Tuesday that Southgate had decided to omit Wilshere from his 23-man travelling party. Southgate confirmed the news on Wednesday when he named his England World Cup squad, […]

Lion cubs: England name youthful World Cup squad

ENGLAND omitted Joe Hart and Jack Wilshere from its World Cup squad on Wednesday and called up Trent Alexander-Arnold to cap a remarkable breakthrough season for the 19-year-old right back. England coach Gareth Southgate stuck to his principles and selected a young, energetic and flexible group of 23 players who can fit a variety of […]

Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling ‘SLIDES’ again after Bank of England rate hold news

The pound to euro exchange fell towards the European currency today, Monday 14 May. Pound sterling converted to €1.1332, according to figures accurate at 7:15am this morning. This is even less than ahead of the weekend, when the pound had dropped to €1.134. This followed a mid-week high for the sterling currency of €1.1424 last […]

England shock Diamonds in stunning upset

ENGLAND produced one of the great boilovers of the Commonwealth Games with a thrilling last-second 52-51 win over Australia in netball’s pulsating, pressure-packed gold medal match. Goalshooter Helen Housby hit the winner as time expired to hand England a remarkable victory in their first appearance in a Commonwealth Games decider. Scores were level with 15 […]

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'Russia will put a fantastic show on, just like Sochi' – Arsenal and England legend Sol Campbell

Legendary England and Arsenal footballer Sol Campbell has visited Russia ahead of this summer’s 2018 World Cup and has already got acquainted with some of the country’s most famous faces, past and present. On a visit to Volgograd, where England will play Tunisia on June 18 at Volgograd Arena, Campbell was snapped with Russian literary […]

The Turning Tides of New England Fisheries

Andrew Applegate’s family has been in the fishing business since his ancestors moved from Cranbury, New Jersey, to the Sandy Hook area around 100 years ago. Along with some commercial fishing, Applegate’s father ran a couple of large party fishing boats out of Atlantic City, and through the decades the family caught whatever was available. […]

England 1 – Italy 1: Lorenzo Insigne denies Three Lions Wembley win

IT WAS billed as the final mock examination for Gareth Southgate’s England team and just as they looked to have pass with flying colours, they were robbed by the screen test. VAR once again had a part to play in Wembley drama when the lens spotted that James Tarkowski put a rare foot wrong when […]

England boss Gareth Southgate gives brutal VAR verdict as Italy snatch late draw

German referee Deniz Aytekin consulted VAR after England debutant James Tarkowski appeared to tread on Italy striker Federico Chiesa’s foot as he sped into the box just three minutes from time. To England’s consternation, the referee looked at the pitch-side screen, gave the decision which looked harsh – and Lorenzo Insigne put away the spot […]