Football

England's amazing year in review

It has been a transformative year for England under Gareth Southgate. Here, we recall the highlights and assess the progress. An unforgettable summer Football did not come home but England’s World Cup campaign will live long in the memory nonetheless. Gareth Southgate’s side defied expectations in Russia, causing wild, beer-soaked scenes of celebration back home ...

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McLeish: I'd welcome Griffiths back

Scotland boss Alex McLeish says he would welcome Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths back with open arms when he returns to football. Griffiths has taken a break for a number of months due to ongoing personal issues. The 28-year-old was included in the Scotland squad for the games against Israel and Portugal in October but pulled out to work on his ...

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Mooy to miss Asian Cup and stay in UK

Aaron Mooy has been ruled out of next month’s Asian Cup after Australia medical staff agreed with Huddersfield that the midfielder should stay in England. The 28-year-old suffered medial knee ligament damage in the 1-0 defeat to Arsenal earlier this month but was a surprise inclusion in Graham Arnold’s 23-man Australia squad last week. Huddersfield expect Mooy to be sidelined ...

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