Buoyant Scotland and England to renew rivalry
Buoyant Scotland and England to renew rivalry

Scotland and England could both field young, relatively inexperienced teams when they meet in the world`s oldest international fixture at Celtic Park on Tuesday.

Wayne Rooney claims wife kept him from 'hanging boots' for England
Wayne Rooney claims wife kept him from 'hanging boots' for England

England football team captain Wayne Rooney, who recently won 100th cap for his country, has asserted that he has no intention of quitting England at the international level.

Wayne Rooney becomes youngest to win 100 caps for England
Wayne Rooney becomes youngest to win 100 caps for England

Wayne Rooney became the youngest player to win 100 caps for England when he captained the side in their Euro 2016 qualifier against Slovenia at Wembley on Saturday.

Wayne Rooney is an England ''great'', says Roy Hodgson
Wayne Rooney is an England ''great'', says Roy Hodgson

Wayne Rooney deserves to be thought of as an England great, national team manager Roy Hodgson said on Friday.

Michael Carrick withdraws from England squad with injury

England midfielder Michael Carrick has been forced to withdraw from the squad to play Slovenia and Scotland after sustaining an injury in training, the Football Association (FA) said in a statement on Wednesday.

Wayne Rooney`s `incredible maturity` praised by Roy Hodgson
Wayne Rooney`s `incredible maturity` praised by Roy Hodgson

 Wayne Rooney was on Tuesday praised by England manager Roy Hodgson for coping with criticism generated by a "turbulent" career.

England proud of five clean sheets in a row, says Gary Cahill
England proud of five clean sheets in a row, says Gary Cahill

England`s shaky defence can be proud of tightening up after a dismal World Cup campaign, defender Gary Cahill said on Tuesday. 

Wayne Rooney is key for England amidst 100th cap
Wayne Rooney is key for England amidst 100th cap

In his 100th match for England, Wayne Rooney will hope to lead his young 'Lions' to glory against Slovenia in the 2016 Euro Qualifiers at the Wembley stadium on Saturday. This marks a crucial time for the skipper, as a victory in his 100th game will be a special feat in his illustrious career.

Wembley stadium chief admits pitch not perfect for England
Wembley stadium chief admits pitch not perfect for England

The managing director of Wembley Stadium said Monday the quality of the usually pristine turf at the London ground will be below its best when England play their next match there on Saturday.

Roy Hodgson backs Wayne Rooney to break Peter Shilton record
Roy Hodgson backs Wayne Rooney to break Peter Shilton record

England manager Roy Hodgson has tipped Wayne Rooney to surpass Peter Shilton as his country`s most capped footballer ahead of the striker`s 100th international appearance against Slovenia next weekend.

Aston Villa's England midfielder Delph faces two months out
Aston Villa's England midfielder Delph faces two months out

Aston Villa and England midfielder Fabian Delph needs shoulder surgery after a training injury and could be out of action until the end of December, British media reported on Friday.

Three killed in Slovenia small aircraft crash

A small aircraft crashed Sunday immediately after taking off from an airport in Slovenia, killing three people and gravely injuring one person on board, a media report said.

Small plane crash in Slovenia kills three, injures one

Police say a small plane has crashed in southwest Slovenia, killing three people and critically injuring another.

Heavy rains cause flooding in Slovenia

Heavy rains have swollen rivers in eastern Slovenia, causing extensive flooding in some flood-prone areas in the country, a media report said Saturday.

FIFA fines Argentina for Falklands banner

FIFA has fined and reprimanded the Argentinian Football Association after the World Cup finalists put up a banner laying claim to the disputed Falkland Islands before a recent match.

Scotland to play England in Glasgow

Scotland and England will meet at Celtic Park on November 18 in an international friendly, the national associations of both countries announced on Monday.

Slovenian newcomer Miro Cerar wins snap vote: Exit poll

The party of Slovenian political newcomer Miro Cerar, a law professor, won snap elections on Sunday with 36.9 per cent of the vote, exit polls released by private POP TV showed.

Eindhoven`s Matavz joins German side Augsburg

PSV Eindhoven`s Tim Matavz has agreed on a transfer to German football club Augsburg until June 2019.

New rules on Slovenian Communist-era archive survive referendum

Controversial changes to a Slovenian law governing access to Communist-era secret services archives survived a referendum on Sunday as too few Slovenians turned up to vote.

Argentina make Falklands protest before World Cup

Argentina inflamed their rivalry with England on the eve of the World Cup on Saturday, unfurling a banner claiming sovereignty of the Falkland Islands before defeating Slovenia 2-0.