1. Top 10 Dark Horses to Make Fabio Capello's England World Cup Squad

    With just under five months to go until the big kick-off for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa the race for places in Fabio Capello’s World Cup squad is really hotting up...

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  2. England Football Player of the Year 2009: Who Gets Your Vote?

    2009 will be looked back upon as one of success and preparation for England. The Three Lions carried on their fine work of 2008 under new manager Fabio Capello to wrap up qualification for the ...

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  3. The Top 10 England Games of the Decade

    England, under six different managers, including two caretakers, since the turn of the century, have lurched from the sublime to the ridiculous as their fortunes have fallen and risen...

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  4. England Confirms Egypt Friendly as Capello's World Cup Plans Take Shape

    The FA has confirmed today that England will take on Egypt at Wembley Stadium on Wednesday, March 3, in what will be their first match of 2010...

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  5. FIFA World Cup 2010: England Comfirmed as First Seed for Friday's Draw

    FIFA have this morning announced the method by which they have determined the seeded teams for Friday’s upcoming World Cup draw...

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  6. England To Be Seeded in Euro 2012 Qualifying Draw

    England will be among the first group of seeds for the Qualifying draw for the 2012 European Championship to be co-hosted in Poland and Ukraine...

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  7. FIFA World Rankings, November 2009: Spain Topple Brazil

    Spain have returned to the top of the FIFA World Rankings, as published yesterday, replacing Brazil, who had held the No. 1 position for the previous four months...

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  8. World Cup Draw 2010: England Set for Seeding Boost

    With Uruguay becoming the 32nd and final team to qualify for the 2010 World Cup last night, thoughts are immediately starting to turn towards the Finals themselves, with the draw set to take place in just over two weeks time on 4 December in Cape Town...

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  9. Five Things Fabio Capello Learnt About England After Playing Brazil

    Now that the dust has settled on England’s 1-0 defeat to Brazil on Saturday it’s time to examine exactly what Fabio Capello will have learnt from the Three Lions’ trip to Doha...

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  10. England's World Cup Squad: Who's Hot, Who's Not?

    Saturday’s defeat to Brazil was only the fourth in Fabio Capello’s 21 games in charge of the England team, but the Italian will have been far from impressed by the performances from a number ...

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  11. Luke Young Turns Down England Call, Retires From International Football

    It has emerged that Fabio Capello attempted to call up Luke Young to replace the injured Glen Johnson in the England squad to take on Brazil on Saturday, but it has come to light that the defender has in fact retired from international football...

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  12. Glen Johnson's Exit from England Squad Exposes Capello's Problem Position

    Glen Johnson was forced to withdraw from the England squad yesterday as Fabio Capello’s side prepare to take on Brazil in Doha on Saturday...

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  13. Brazil Vs. England: The History

    England travel to Doha, Qatar on Saturday night for their final fixture of 2009 against Brazil.   Fabio Capello has overseen a successful calendar year which has seen England win seven of their ...

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  14. Injuries Force Fabio Capello Into Squad Reshuffle for Brazil Match

    Fabio Capello named his England squad last night for the upcoming friendly against Brazil with the big names missing through injury grabbing the most attention...

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  15. England Squad Preview: Capello Faces Injury Crisis Ahead of Brazil Test

    Fabio Capello will name his latest England squad on Sunday night as England prepare for their final match of 2009.   Following Capello’s desire to face the toughest possible opposition in ...

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  16. France Squad for Irish Playoff Test Has No Room for Vieira

    France coach Raymond Domenech yesterday named his squad for the decisive play-off matches against Republic of Ireland in just over one week’s time...

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  17. Republic of Ireland Matched Up with France in World Cup Playoff Draw

    The Republic of Ireland will face France for a place at the World Cup in South Africa next year after Giovanni Trapattoni’s team were paired with the 2006 runners-up in the playoff draw in Zurich this afternoon...

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  18. FIFA World Rankings, October '09: Argentina Rise Again

    The recent rounds of World Cup Qualifying, consisting of almost 150 games around the globe, have been inputted into the FIFA mainframe and the latest update for their world rankings has been spat back out...

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  19. FIFA World Rankings: What It Means for the European Play-Offs

    Controversy reigned in Europe last week when FIFA announced that the draw for the play-offs in the European section of World Cup Qualifying would be seeded...

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  20. England's World Cup Squad: Who's Hot, Who's Not?

    Fresh from securing qualification a month early England endured mixed results this week as they rounded off their qualifying campaign...

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  21. Wayne Rooney's Absence Leaves Capello Searching for Plan B

    Thirteen minutes into England’s game with Ukraine on Saturday night, West Ham goalkeeper Robert Green was sent off and his team were forced to play with 10 men. Not that Wayne Rooney’s performance would have had you believe it...

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  22. Fabio Capello Recalls Agbonlahor and James for Final World Cup Qualifiers

    Fabio Capello handed recalls to David James and Gabriel Agbonlahor as he named a 24-man squad for England’s upcoming World Cup Qualifiers against Ukraine and Belarus...

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  23. England Squad Preview: Final World Cup Qualifiers

    Fabio Capello names his squad this weekend, as England prepare to round off a successful World Cup Qualifying campaign in their final two fixtures...

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  24. England Confirms Friendly with Brazil in Doha

    The F.A. has confirmed this afternoon that the Three Lions will take on Brazil in a friendly match on Saturday, Nov. 14...

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  25. England's World Cup Squad Preview: Who's Hot, Who's Not?

    Now that England have secured their ticket to next year’s World Cup speculation is already starting about which players might or might not make the plane to South Africa...

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