by Our Sports Desk
BATH BOSS Mike Ford said yesterday that he expects Sam Burgess to make England’s World Cup squad — and see the host nation reach the final at Twickenham on October 31.
Tuesday 14th Jul 2015
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Thursday 9th Jul 2015
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Suzanne Beishon looks back at Italia ’90 as England prepare for their first World Cup semi-final in 25 years
Tuesday 30th Jun 2015
SHADOW culture secretary Chris Bryant apparently called for a broadcasting blackout of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups yesterday unless the bid process was rerun.
The Labour frontbencher said it would be “wholly inappropriate” for BBC and ITV to hand cash over to...
Friday 5th Jun 2015
In the second of two parts, IAN COYNE continues his argument that Greg Dyke’s call for Uefa nations to boycott Russia 2018 has more to do with corporate interests than a desire to stamp out corruption and improve the rights of workers in Qatar
Thursday 4th Jun 2015
Lucy Bronze wants a large slice of the action for England at the World Cup — after spending her student days devouring cold pizza for breakfast.
The Lindisfarne-raised Manchester City defender got through university in Leeds just three years...
Wednesday 3rd Jun 2015
England were forced to conduct their preparations for the World Cup yesterday burdened by the uncertainty surrounding Danny Cipriani after the Sale fly-half was arrested on suspicion of drink-driving.
Cipriani was unhurt in a collision between his...
BBC crew invited by PM then arrested and interrogated
Tuesday 19th May 2015
posted by Kadeem Simmonds in Sport
England coach names 23-player squad for World Cup
Tuesday 12th May 2015
FIFA will treble payments to clubs for releasing players for the next two World Cups, it announced yesterday.
Clubs will share $209 million (£140m) at both the 2018 World Cup in Russia and the 2022 tournament in Qatar.
The amount shared out for the Brazil World Cup last...
Saturday 21st Mar 2015