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Rooney closes in on Shilton record, ex-goalkeeper says he should retire

Rooney closes in on Shilton record, ex-goalkeeper says he should retire

Peter Shilton's haul of 125 caps is an England record, but Wayne Rooney is closing in on that tally. 6 Sep 2016
Nothing learned from Slovakia-England, terrified journalists realise

Nothing learned from Slovakia-England, terrified journalists realise

Journalists across the country are in a state of panic after Englands win over Slovakia.Back of the Netexplain why 6 Sep 2016
Skrtel red showed England favouritism, says Slovakia's Durica

Skrtel red showed England favouritism, says Slovakia's Durica

Jan Durica was not happy as Slovakia fell to a last-gasp loss against England after having Martin Skrtel sent off. 6 Sep 2016
Rooney happy with deeper England role

Rooney happy with deeper England role

Amid much talk about his position within the England team, captain Wayne Rooney insists a midfield role suits him best. 5 Sep 2016
Allardyce beams at 'absolutely outstanding' victory over 10-man Slovakia

Allardyce beams at 'absolutely outstanding' victory over 10-man Slovakia

Adam Lallana scored late to secure a 1-0 win for England over Slovakia in Sam Allardyce's first game in charge. 5 Sep 2016
Slovakia 0 England 1: Lallana rescues Allardyce's side with last-gasp winner

Slovakia 0 England 1: Lallana rescues Allardyce's side with last-gasp winner

England left it late as Adam Lallana kicked off their World Cup qualifying campaign with a 1-0 victory over Slovakia. 5 Sep 2016
Rooney puts points over caps landmark

Rooney puts points over caps landmark

He is set to become England's most capped outfield player in the match against Slovakia, but Wayne Rooney says winning is all that matters. 4 Sep 2016
Allardyce admits nerves ahead of first England game

Allardyce admits nerves ahead of first England game

As he gears up for his first game in charge of England, Sam Allardyce has conceded that he will be nervous ahead of kick-off in Slovakia. 4 Sep 2016
Stones to hit row Z to stay on A-list

Stones to hit row Z to stay on A-list

Life under Pep Guardiola at Manchester City has taught John Stones not to over-elaborate and helped him back into the England side. 3 Sep 2016
Rough and ready Antonio primed for England impact

Rough and ready Antonio primed for England impact

West Ham winger Michail Antonio has pledged to continue playing on instinct after being called into Sam Allardyce's England squad. 31 Aug 2016
Rooney proud to break England outfield caps record

Rooney proud to break England outfield caps record

Sunday's World Cup qualifier between Slovakia and England will see Three Lions skipper Wayne Rooney make his 116th international appearance. 30 Aug 2016
Rooney to quit international football after World Cup

Rooney to quit international football after World Cup

The World Cup in Russia in 2018 will be Wayne Rooney's last international tournament, the England captain has confirmed. 30 Aug 2016
Allardyce confirms Rooney retains England captaincy

Allardyce confirms Rooney retains England captaincy

England manager Sam Allardyce has confirmed Wayne Rooney will be continuing as the team's captain under his leadership. 30 Aug 2016
Scouted: 9 Eastern European wonderkids being chased by the continent's big guns

Scouted: 9 Eastern European wonderkids being chased by the continent's big guns

Nemanja Grbic evaluates the most talented players from ex-Yugoslavia whose names are on the wishlists of Europes biggest clubs 17 Aug 2016
Netherlands Step Up A Gear Against Slovakia

Netherlands Step Up A Gear Against Slovakia

The Netherlands avoided a second-straight defeat by beating Slovakia 2-0 in an international friendly in Rotterdam on Wednesday. 31 May 2012
Keane Looking to Build on World Cup Near Miss

Keane Looking to Build on World Cup Near Miss

Captain Robbie Keane believes the Republic of Ireland's World Cup heartbreak will stand them in good stead for arguably the most important five days of their Euro 2012 qualifying campaign. 8 Oct 2010
Van Marwijk Raves About Returning Robben

Van Marwijk Raves About Returning Robben

HOLLAND coach Bert van Marwijk has hailed Arjen Robben after his side's 2-1 triumph over Slovakia. 29 Jun 2010
Holland v Slovakia Pic Gallery

Holland v Slovakia Pic Gallery

All the match action from Holland's uninspiring 2-1 win over Slovakia, where the Dutch fans were far more attractive than the football on display. Pics by Getty Images. 29 Jun 2010
Dutch Get Past Slovakia

Dutch Get Past Slovakia

HOLLAND booked a World Cup quarter-final spot after a narrow 2-1 victory over Slovakia in Durban. 29 Jun 2010
Weiss Seeking 'Something Sensational'

Weiss Seeking 'Something Sensational'

SLOVAKIA coach Vladimir Weiss is hoping his team will approach its World Cup last-16 showdown against Holland tomorrow with the same mindset they had against Italy on Thursday. 28 Jun 2010
Hamsik Won't Bite The Hand That Feeds Him

Hamsik Won't Bite The Hand That Feeds Him

SLOVAKIA'S Marek Hamsik feels sorry for Italy after they were dumped out of the World Cup by the European minnows earlier this week. 26 Jun 2010