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Defoe in the running for World Cup spot, says Southgate

Defoe in the running for World Cup spot, says Southgate

England boss Gareth Southgate will consider taking Jermain Defoe to the World Cup if he maintains his goalscoring form. 27 Mar 2017
Defoe plays like he's 25 - Lallana lauds legend after England goal return

Defoe plays like he's 25 - Lallana lauds legend after England goal return

Liverpool playmaker Adam Lallana felt surreal playing alongside Jermain Defoe for England, while Dele Alli praised a goalscoring "legend". 27 Mar 2017
'Last man standing' - Hart proud to take England armband

'Last man standing' - Hart proud to take England armband

England goalkeeper Joe Hart was modest over his long-term captaincy ambitions after taking the armband in Sunday's 2-0 win over Lithuania. 27 Mar 2017
Quicker passing and more runs in behind - Southgate wants England improvement after Lithuania win

Quicker passing and more runs in behind - Southgate wants England improvement after Lithuania win

England allowed Lithuania to settle with slow passing and did not do enough to stretch the defence, according to boss Gareth Southgate. 27 Mar 2017
Emotional Defoe back in the goals for England

Emotional Defoe back in the goals for England

Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe reflected on an emotional occasion after he came back into the England fold with a goal against Lithuania. 27 Mar 2017
Bertrand wants England to keep up with Jones' rugby stars

Bertrand wants England to keep up with Jones' rugby stars

Eddie Jones led England's rugby side to a record-equalling 18 wins in a row and Ryan Bertrand wants the football team to follow their lead. 26 Mar 2017
England captaincy would be an honour - Dier on leadership ambitions

England captaincy would be an honour - Dier on leadership ambitions

Gareth Southgate will take time to ponder England's captaincy situation and Tottenham's Eric Dier is keen to take on a leadership role, 25 Mar 2017
England planning pre-Lithuania tribute following Westminster terror attack

England planning pre-Lithuania tribute following Westminster terror attack

FA chairman Greg Clarke has confirmed that a tribute will be held at Wembley on Sunday following the terror attack in London. 23 Mar 2017
Manchester United defender Jones out of Germany v England

Manchester United defender Jones out of Germany v England

Phil Jones will miss England's friendly with Germany and boss Gareth Southgate will assess his defensive options before facing Lithuania. 22 Mar 2017
Gareth? I don't know a Gareth - Defoe confusion at Southgate call

Gareth? I don't know a Gareth - Defoe confusion at Southgate call

Gareth Southgate's initial contacting of Jermain Defoe led to confusion for the Sunderland striker ahead of his international recall. 17 Mar 2017
I deserve this – Defoe on England recall

I deserve this – Defoe on England recall

Striker Jermain Defoe has been named in the England squad for the first time since 2013 and the 34-year-old is "buzzing" to be back. 17 Mar 2017
Rooney out of England squad but could play for Manchester United at Middlesbrough

Rooney out of England squad but could play for Manchester United at Middlesbrough

Wayne Rooney's lack of game time and recent fitness worries have kept him out of the England squad but he may play for Man United on Sunday. 17 Mar 2017
BREAKING NEWS: Sunderland striker Defoe handed England recall

BREAKING NEWS: Sunderland striker Defoe handed England recall

Injuries to Harry Kane and Wayne Rooney have set up an England recall for Jermain Defoe, three and a half years on from his last cap. 17 Mar 2017
Russia Held By Lithuania

Russia Held By Lithuania

Russia have just one match to find winning form for Euro 2012 after being held to a 0-0 draw against Lithuania. 30 May 2012
Zutautas Quits As Lithuania Boss

Zutautas Quits As Lithuania Boss

Raimondas Zutautas has resigned as coach of Lithuania, the country's football federation have confirmed. 13 Oct 2011
Scots Get Lithuanian Lifeline

Scots Get Lithuanian Lifeline

Scotland 1 Lithuania 0 7 Sep 2011
Levein Backs Goodwillie to Grasp Chance

Levein Backs Goodwillie to Grasp Chance

Scotland manager Craig Levein has backed David Goodwillie to handle the pressure of making his first international start in crucial circumstances after confirming the striker will face Lithuania tomorrow night. 6 Sep 2011
Adam Joins Scotland's Walking Wounded

Adam Joins Scotland's Walking Wounded

LIVERPOOL midfielder Charlie Adam was tonight ruled out of Scotland's Euro 2012 qualifying match against Lithuania. 5 Sep 2011
Spain Power Past Lithuania

Spain Power Past Lithuania

Xavi and Juan Mata combined to make sure world and European champions Spain were not embarrassed by Lithuania on a difficult surface in Kaunas to win 3-1. 30 Mar 2011
Villa Wary of Lithuania

Villa Wary of Lithuania

Spain striker David Villa is expecting a tough test from Lithuania tomorrow night for the second time in Euro 2012 qualifying. 29 Mar 2011
Stars Missing From Spanish Side

Stars Missing From Spanish Side

Spain will have to overcome the loss of a handful of key players to injury as they look to maintain their 100% record in Euro 2012 qualifying Group I when they face Lithuania in Salamanca tomorrow night. 8 Oct 2010