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England: John Stones to miss Euro 2016 qualifiers with injury

England: John Stones to miss Euro 2016 qualifiers with injury

Defender John Stones will miss England’s final two Euro 2016 qualifiers against Estonia and Lithuania with a knee injury. The 21-year-old Everton centre-back sat out Sunday’s 1-1 Premier League draw with Liverpool at Goodison Park. England manager Roy Hodgson has brought in Tottenham’s Andros Townsend and Kyle Walker as cover. England, who have already qualified, face Estonia at Wembley on …

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Spain drops tax charges against Messi but not father

Spain drops tax charges against Messi but not father

Prosecutors in Spain have dropped tax charges against Argentina and Barcelona footballer Lionel Messi but will pursue a case against the star’s father. If convicted, Jorge Messi faces 18 months in prison and a €2m fine. Both Messi and his father were accused of defrauding Spanish authorities of more than €4m (£3.1m; $5m). Prosecutors allege that Jorge avoiding paying tax …

by vlad on Октябрь 6th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Spain drops tax charges against Messi but not father отключены

Impressive Arsenal stun Man Utd (  Arsenal 3-0 Man Utd )

Impressive Arsenal stun Man Utd ( Arsenal 3-0 Man Utd )

Arsenal stunned Manchester United with three goals in the opening 20 minutes as the Gunners moved up to second in the Premier League table. United had no answer to Arsenal’s opening burst as Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil scored twice in 74 seconds. Sanchez added a third from 18 yards as the Gunners beat United for just the second time …

by vlad on Октябрь 4th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Impressive Arsenal stun Man Utd ( Arsenal 3-0 Man Utd ) отключены

Sunderland boss quits Premier League strugglers : Dick Advocaat

Sunderland boss quits Premier League strugglers : Dick Advocaat

Dick Advocaat has resigned as Sunderland boss, with the team yet to win in the Premier League this season. The 68-year-old Dutchman was appointed in March, when the Black Cats were one point above the relegation zone. He guided them to safety and was due to leave the club in the summer, only to sign a new one-year contract. Advocaat …

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Chelsea striker charged with violent conduct by FA : Diego Costa

Chelsea striker charged with violent conduct by FA : Diego Costa

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has been charged with violent conduct by the Football Association after his side’s 2-0 win over Arsenal on Saturday. Costa, 26, put his hands in the face of Arsenal centre-back Laurent Koscielny prior to clashing with Gunners’ defender Gabriel, who was sent off. The FA has also charged Gabriel with improper conduct and both clubs with …

by vlad on Сентябрь 21st, 2015 Комментарии к записи Chelsea striker charged with violent conduct by FA : Diego Costa отключены

Liverpool midfielder breaks foot : Jordan Henderson

Liverpool midfielder breaks foot : Jordan Henderson

Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson has broken a bone in his right foot and will be out for up to eight weeks. The 25-year-old England international suffered the injury in training and is likely to have an operation on Monday. Henderson could miss up to 11 matches for Brendan Rodgers’ side. He will also be ruled out of England’s Euro 2016 …

by vlad on Сентябрь 19th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Liverpool midfielder breaks foot : Jordan Henderson отключены

Luke Shaw: Man Utd left-back suffers double leg fracture

Luke Shaw: Man Utd left-back suffers double leg fracture

Luke Shaw, 20, will have an operation on his return to Manchester, the club said. He received oxygen while being treated on the pitch for 10 minutes after Hector Moreno’s tackle. «It is awful. It was a very bad tackle. He had the oxygen mask on and was crying in the dressing room,» said manager Louis van Gaal. The left-back …

by vlad on Сентябрь 16th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Luke Shaw: Man Utd left-back suffers double leg fracture отключены

David De Gea: Man Utd keeper hopes for ‘good fortune’ at club

David De Gea: Man Utd keeper hopes for ‘good fortune’ at club

Goalkeeper David De Gea says he is «happy» and hoping for «good fortune» as he looks to reclaim his number one spot at Manchester United. De Gea, 24, has not played for United this season as boss Louis van Gaal felt he could not focus with interest from Real Madrid, who failed to sign him on deadline-day. He played his …

by vlad on Сентябрь 9th, 2015 Комментарии к записи David De Gea: Man Utd keeper hopes for ‘good fortune’ at club отключены

Jake Livermore: Hull City midfielder to avoid drug ban

Jake Livermore: Hull City midfielder to avoid drug ban

Hull City midfielder Jake Livermore will not be banned after testing positive for cocaine. The 25-year-old was suspended by the Football Association and his club in May after failing a drug test, pending the outcome of a disciplinary hearing. The England international, who faced a possible two-year ban, tested positive after the death of his newborn child. «There’s no question …

by vlad on Сентябрь 9th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Jake Livermore: Hull City midfielder to avoid drug ban отключены

Emmanuel Adebayor: Tottenham striker will not be selected for Togo

Emmanuel Adebayor: Tottenham striker will not be selected for Togo

Emmanuel Adebayor has been likened to «a bad date» by Togo coach Tom Saintfiet, who says he will not select the Tottenham striker. Saintfiet said Adebayor, 31, failed to respond to a call-up for an African Cup qualifier with Djibouti on 4 September. In June he threatened to miss the match after being stripped of the captaincy. Saintfiet said: «If …

by vlad on Сентябрь 9th, 2015 Комментарии к записи Emmanuel Adebayor: Tottenham striker will not be selected for Togo отключены