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2018 World Cup: Kane Named England Captain

England have named striker Harry Kane as their captain ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia this summer. England’s coach Gareth Southgate named the Tottenham’s star striker as his skipper for the tournament during a meeting with the squad at St. George's Park on Monday night. The 24-year-old has won 23 caps and scored 12 goals for his country, and also has captained England four times under Southgate in the World Cup qualifier matches against Lithuania, Slovenia and Scotland and a friendly against France. Southgate…

Hart, Wilshere Dropped As England Name 23-Man World Cup Squad

England coach Gareth Southgate has announced his 23-man final squad for the Russia 2018 World Cup scheduled to hold from 14th – 15th June. Southgate made the announcement via the official England Twitter handle on Wednesday. As expected, the likes of Harry Kane, who scored 30 Premier League goals for Tottenham Hotspur this season, Dele Alli, Jamie Vardy, Reheem Sterling, Gary Cahill and Kyle Walker are all included. However, West Ham’s goalkeeper Joe Hart, Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere and Manchester United…

Premier League Final Day: Salah Break Scoring Record, Wenger Signs Out, City Reach 100 Points

Mohamed Salah broke the Premier League scoring record for a 38-game season as Liverpool qualified for the Champions League on a busy final day of the season. Salah's 32nd goal - taking him past the previous tally of Blackburn's Alan Shearer in 1995-96 - a Dejan Lovren header, Dominic Solanke's first goal for the club and Andrew Robertson finish secured victory. They needed only a point to head off Chelsea and seal the fourth remaining spot in Europe's premier club competition next season. Victory was not enough to…

Mohamed Salah Named PFA Player Of The Year

Mohamed Salah has won the Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year award for 2017-18. The Liverpool forward, 25, beat Kevin de Bruyne, Harry Kane, Leroy Sane, David Silva and David de Gea in the vote by his fellow players. Manchester City's Sane won the young player prize, while Chelsea's Fran Kirby won the Women's Player of the Year award. Bristol City's Lauren Hemp was named Women's Young Player of the Year. Former West Brom and England forward Cyrille Regis, who died in January, was honoured…

Eriksen Double Fires Spurs To FA Cup Semi-Finals

Christian Eriksen scored twice as Tottenham reached the semi-finals of the FA Cup for a second successive season with a comfortable win at Liberty Stadium. Fabulous first-half goals from Eriksen and Erik Lamela set Spurs on their way as they chase a ninth FA Cup win. Eriksen's second made the result safe just past the hour mark. Tottenham might even have had the game sewn up by half-time, but Son Heung-min's effort was ruled out for offside after consultation with the video assistant referee (VAR). Spurs are…

Tottenham Don’t Need To Buy Trophies – Pochettino

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino believes his side should be proud of their achievements in recent years even if they haven’t delivered silverware because they can’t “buy” trophies like their competitors. Pochettino’s men travel to Swansea City on Saturday (1215GMT) in the hope of reaching the last four of the FA Cup. Spurs have impressed at home and abroad in the last three seasons under Pochettino, but will again end the season without a trophy unless they lift the FA Cup on May 19 at their adopted home of…

Tottenham Striker Harry Kane Out Of Manchester United Clash With Hamstring Injury

Ahead of Tottenham’s massive clash with title rivals Manchester United in the Premier League on Saturday, Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has confirmed that his 24-year-old striker Harry Kane will miss the epic battle with a hamstring injury. Kane left the field at Wembley holding his upper leg in the 87th minute after scoring twice in last weekend's 4-1 home win against Liverpool. Pochettino said at his pre-match press conference on Friday that the English forward will not be involved at Old Trafford as Spurs confirmed…
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