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Premier League Recap

Premier League Recap: English players score for Liverpool and Queens Park Rangers

Setting the scene for the rest of the season, the Premier League drama of this past FA Cup weekend happened at the bottom of the table. Aston Villa clambered out of the relegation zone with a win at Reading, while Queens Park Rangers dragged themselves back within striking distance of the teams bove them.

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Premier League Recap

Premier League Recap: goals for Wayne Rooney, Stewart Downing and Aaron Lennon

With Manchesters United and City both winning and keeping up the 12-point gap at the top, the really interesting battle in the Premier League at the moment is the one at the bottom. Aston Villa, Reading and Queens Park Rangers remain in the bottom three but Wigan Athletic in particular are in danger of dropping back in next weekend.

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UEFA Euro 2012

Match Preview: France v England

The day is finally upon us. Montenegro, Wayne Rooney’s red card, even Fabio Capello’s resignation – they all feel like distant memories as Roy Hodgson’s England prepare to get their UEFA Euro 2012 campaign underway with an extremely challenging fixture against France at Shakhtar Donetsk’s Donbass Arena on Monday. The game kicks off at 5pm British time, so I hope you all have very understanding bosses.

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UEFA Euro 2012

England’s UEFA Euro 2012 squad named: John Terry and Stewart Downing in, Carrick and Richards overlooked

Roy Hodgson has named his England squad for UEFA Euro 2012, his first since taking over the job as manager. While I’m keen not to put too much emphasis on squad selection in relation to tactics, motivation, team spirit and the like, it’s difficult not to be a little disappointed with the 23-man selection overall – but I’m trying my best.

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Friendlies

Stuart Pearce announces England squad for Netherlands friendly

Caretaker England manager Stuart Pearce has named his squad for next Wednesday’s international friendly against the Netherlands. He has picked 25 players, and the squad has an overall more youthful look than previous selections.

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