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Tom Hayward

Soccer: Southgate lauds England's unprecedented 2018

19 Nov 2018

LONDON A World Cup semi-final, qualification for the finals of the UEFA Nations League and a year in which England reconnected with its fans represents an extraordinary 12 months, manager Gareth Southgate said after Sunday's 2-1 victory against Croatia.

Soccer-Southgate lauds England's unprecedented 2018

18 Nov 2018

LONDON, Nov 18 A World Cup semi-final, qualification for the finals of the UEFA Nations League and a year in which England reconnected with its fans represents an extraordinary 12 months, manager Gareth Southgate said after Sunday's 2-1 victory against Croatia.

Captain Kane fires resilient England to Nations League finals

18 Nov 2018

LONDON England fought back to qualify for the semi-finals of the UEFA Nations League as Jesse Lingard and Harry Kane scored late goals in a pulsating 2-1 victory over Croatia, who were relegated from Group A4 after defeat at Wembley on Sunday.

Soccer-England beat Croatia to qualify for Nations League finals

18 Nov 2018

LONDON, Nov 18 England fought back to qualify for the semi-finals of the UEFA Nations League as Harry Kane and Jesse Lingard scored late goals in a pulsating 2-1 victory over Croatia, who were relegated from Group A4 after defeat at Wembley on Sunday.

Mane and Salah fire Liverpool top, Bournemouth and Watford win

27 Oct 2018

LONDON Sadio Mane scored twice and Mohamed Salah continued his return to form as Liverpool eased to a 4-1 win against lowly Cardiff City to move top of the Premier League at Anfield on Saturday.

Former England manager Hoddle 'responding well' after falling ill

27 Oct 2018

LONDON Former England manager Glenn Hoddle is "responding well" after falling "seriously ill" at the BT Sport studio, the broadcaster said on Saturday.

WRAPUP 1-Soccer-Mane and Salah fire Liverpool top, Bournemouth and Watford win

27 Oct 2018

LONDON, Oct 27 Sadio Mane scored twice and Mohamed Salah continued his return to form as Liverpool eased to a 4-1 win against lowly Cardiff City to move top of the Premier League at Anfield on Saturday.

Rugby - North brace against Italy helps lift Wales to second

11 Mar 2018

Wales climbed to second in the Six Nations Championship as George North led the way with two tries in an entertaining and comfortable 38-14 victory over Italy in Cardiff on Sunday.

Rugby-Superb Scotland stun England to end Grand Slam aspirations

24 Feb 2018

EDINBURGH, Feb 24 Scotland produced a blistering display of attacking rugby to hand Eddie Jones just his second defeat as England head coach and end the visitors' Grand Slam aspirations with a 25-13 Six Nations victory at Murrayfield on Saturday.

Aguero scores four in City romp, Kane leads Spurs past Arsenal

10 Feb 2018

LONDON Sergio Aguero scored four goals as Manchester City extended their Premier League lead to 16 points and Harry Kane netted again as Tottenham Hotspur beat arch-rivals Arsenal 1-0 on Saturday.

World News

Iran tanker heads to Greece, U.S. warns against helping vessel

An Iranian tanker at the centre of an angry confrontation between Iran and Washington sailed for Greece on Monday after it was freed from detention off Gibraltar, as Washington called the release unfortunate and warned Greece and Mediterranean ports against helping the vessel.