England Football

Record five English clubs await UEFA Champions League last-16 draw

Record five English clubs await UEFA Champions League last-16 draw

Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea all progressed from the group stage, making England the first country to have so many sides through to the knockout phase.

Dec 11, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
FA Cup hots up with Liverpool-Everton derby draw

FA Cup hots up with Liverpool-Everton derby draw

Liverpool -- who beat Everton in the 2012 semi-final, their last FA Cup meeting -- also host their struggling neighbours in the Premier League next Sunday.

Dec 05, 2017, 10:40 AM IST
Wayne Rooney left out of England squad, international career looks over

Wayne Rooney left out of England squad, international career looks over

The 31-year-old striker has lost his place at Manchester United and was similarly omitted from Gareth Southgate`s England squad announced in March, although he was carrying a knee injury at the time.

May 26, 2017, 00:15 AM IST
Chelsea legend Frank Lampard retires at 38

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard retires at 38

In a celebrated career, Lampard made 649 appearances for Chelsea and won 106 England caps.

Feb 02, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
EPL Report: Manchester United score late against Stoke, Liverpool rocked by minnows Swansea

EPL Report: Manchester United score late against Stoke, Liverpool rocked by minnows Swansea

Rooney surpassed Bobby Charlton`s tally of 249 goals for United when he struck with a superb effort deep into stoppage-time at the Britannia Stadium.

Jan 21, 2017, 23:31 PM IST
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho charged by FA after West Ham dismissal

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho charged by FA after West Ham dismissal

Yesterday, he was sent to Old Trafford stands by referee Jon Moss.

Nov 29, 2016, 00:28 AM IST
Steven Gerrard: Heroism and Heartbreak — From agonising near-misses to extraordinary achievements

Steven Gerrard: Heroism and Heartbreak — From agonising near-misses to extraordinary achievements

Although he also won two FA Cups, three League Cups and the UEFA Cup, he never laid his hands on the Premier League trophy and met with nothing but heartbreak in his 14-year England career.

Nov 25, 2016, 00:22 AM IST
VIDEOS: Steven Gerrard`s five greatest Liverpool games

VIDEOS: Steven Gerrard`s five greatest Liverpool games

Former Liverpool and England skipper Steven Gerrard called time on his glittering playing career on Thursday at the age of 36.

Nov 25, 2016, 00:15 AM IST
I don`t fear England job, says Gareth Southgate

I don`t fear England job, says Gareth Southgate

Renowned for his mild-mannered nature, Southgate produced a rare display of emotion after Adam Lallana`s second goal against Scotland, dropping to one knee on the touchline and punching the air.

Nov 13, 2016, 09:14 AM IST
Andy Carroll survives gunpoint ordeal; manager Slaven Bilic hails 'brave' West Ham striker

Andy Carroll survives gunpoint ordeal; manager Slaven Bilic hails 'brave' West Ham striker

The burly England international was targeted as he drove towards his home in Essex.

Nov 03, 2016, 21:03 PM IST
World Cup qualifiers: England toil without Wayne Rooney against Slovenia as match ends in draw

World Cup qualifiers: England toil without Wayne Rooney against Slovenia as match ends in draw

England remain unbeaten and top of Group F on the road to the 2018 World Cup in Russia, but this was exactly the kind of listless performance that led to their shock exit from Euro 2016 and Southgate`s decision to axe Rooney did little to improve their fortunes.

Oct 12, 2016, 09:40 AM IST
Gareth Southgate says he is brave enough to make big calls regarding team selection

Gareth Southgate says he is brave enough to make big calls regarding team selection

Southgate has stepped in after Sam Allardyce left his post as manager in the wake of a newspaper sting, a situation he described as "unenviable".

Oct 10, 2016, 10:03 AM IST
Wayne Rooney tired of debate over his best position

Wayne Rooney tired of debate over his best position

Named on the bench for United`s last three matches, Rooney arrives on England duty in the unusual position of looking for game time.

Oct 05, 2016, 09:18 AM IST
'Deeply disappointed' Sam Allardyce forced to leave England job after newspaper sting

'Deeply disappointed' Sam Allardyce forced to leave England job after newspaper sting

Allardyce poured scorn on England`s failure at the tournament by saying their players have a "psychological barrier" and "can`t cope".

Sep 28, 2016, 09:44 AM IST
Wayne Rooney plays where he wants, says England manager Sam Allardyce

Wayne Rooney plays where he wants, says England manager Sam Allardyce

Rooney, 30, started the game in midfield alongside Jordan Henderson in a 4-1-4-1 system.

Sep 05, 2016, 10:30 AM IST
Wayne Rooney breaks England caps record

Wayne Rooney breaks England caps record

Goalkeeper Peter Shilton, capped 125 times, holds the overall record.

Sep 04, 2016, 20:34 PM IST
Sam Allardyce admits to England nerves ahead of Slovakia game

Sam Allardyce admits to England nerves ahead of Slovakia game

England`s preparations have been affected by the loss of goalkeeper Fraser Forster who injured his arm in training and the withdrawal of left back Luke Shaw, who had returned to train with Manchester United as England look to manage his workload.

Sep 04, 2016, 10:47 AM IST
Wayne Rooney still key to England plans, says Sam Allardyce

Wayne Rooney still key to England plans, says Sam Allardyce

Instead England`s record goalscorer will have a nervous wait until September when Allardyce will meet his players for the first time ahead of their World Cup qualifier with Slovakia.

Jul 26, 2016, 09:07 AM IST
Wayne Rooney aims to take up coaching after retirement

Wayne Rooney aims to take up coaching after retirement

Rooney, currently with the United squad in Beijing ahead of Monday`s International Champions Cup clash with Manchester City, went on to reveal his most memorable goal in the EPL.

Jul 25, 2016, 15:06 PM IST
Sam Allardyce set to be named England manager in next 24 hours: Reports

Sam Allardyce set to be named England manager in next 24 hours: Reports

Hull manager Steve Bruce was also interviewed for the job while Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe and USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann were also reported to be on the FA`s shortlist.

Jul 21, 2016, 08:29 AM IST