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  • England’s 1-0 win over Slovenia at Wembley booked their place at next summer’s World Cup.Here, Press Association Sport charts their qualification.September 4, 2016: Slovakia 0 England 1Adam Lallana’s goal gave Sam Allardyce a 1-0 win in his one and only game in charge (Nick Potts/PA)Sam Allardyce’s one and only game in charge of England was victorious, but only just. Adam Lallana scored in stoppage time to get the campaign off to a winning start.October 8, 2016: England 2 Malta 0Gareth Southgate was drafted in as caretaker after Allardyce’s departure and only wayward finishing stopped them adding to goals from Daniel Sturridge and Dele Alli.October 11, 2016: Slovenia 0 England 0Joe Hart’s fine goalkeeping display helped England earn a point.November 11, 2016: England 3 Scotland 0Gary Cahill scores England’s final goal in a 3-0 win over Scotland (Simon Cooper/EMPICS Sport)Southgate boosted his chances of getting the job full-time with a comfortable win. Sturridge, Lallana and Gar..

    How England qualified for the 2018 World Cup

    England’s 1-0 win over Slovenia at Wembley booked their place at next summer’s World Cup.Here, Press Association Sport charts their qualification.September 4, 2016: Slovakia 0 England 1Adam Lallana’s goal gave Sam Allardyce a 1-0 win in his one and only game in charge (Nick Potts/PA)Sam Allardyce’s one and only game in charge of England was victorious, but only just. Adam Lallana scored in stoppage time to get the campaign off to a winning start.October 8, 2016: England 2 Malta 0Gareth Southgate was drafted in as caretaker after Allardyce’s departure and only wayward finishing stopped them adding to goals from Daniel Sturridge and Dele Alli.October 11, 2016: Slovenia 0 England 0Joe Hart’s fine goalkeeping display helped England earn a point.November 11, 2016: England 3 Scotland 0Gary Cahill scores England’s final goal in a 3-0 win over Scotland (Simon Cooper/EMPICS Sport)Southgate boosted his chances of getting the job full-time with a comfortable win. Sturridge, Lallana and Gar..
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  • Harry Kane is sure the pressure of the England captaincy would never weigh him down, after Gareth Southgate handed him the armband for Thursday’s game against Slovenia.Kane will lead the side out at Wembley for a match that could end with confirmation of a place at next year’s World Cup, but England manager Southgate has been reluctant to anoint a permanent successor to the retired Wayne Rooney.Jordan Henderson, Joe Hart and Gary Cahill have all been handed the responsibility, while Kane took the reigns against Scotland and Spain in June.Gareth Southgate has confirmed that @HKane will captain the #ThreeLions for #ENGSVN. Be there: https://t.co/aYXMlv96wX pic.twitter.com/31CNtqfIuK— England (@England) October 4, 2017Former England boss Roy Hodgson has suggested leadership might detract from the Tottenham striker’s main job – scoring goals and winning matches – but Kane, who netted 13 times in his last eight matches, has no such concerns.“Having an armband on your arm doesn’t make..

    Harry Kane confident pressure of England captaincy would not weigh him down

    Harry Kane is sure the pressure of the England captaincy would never weigh him down, after Gareth Southgate handed him the armband for Thursday’s game against Slovenia.Kane will lead the side out at Wembley for a match that could end with confirmation of a place at next year’s World Cup, but England manager Southgate has been reluctant to anoint a permanent successor to the retired Wayne Rooney.Jordan Henderson, Joe Hart and Gary Cahill have all been handed the responsibility, while Kane took the reigns against Scotland and Spain in June.Gareth Southgate has confirmed that @HKane will captain the #ThreeLions for #ENGSVN. Be there: https://t.co/aYXMlv96wX pic.twitter.com/31CNtqfIuK— England (@England) October 4, 2017Former England boss Roy Hodgson has suggested leadership might detract from the Tottenham striker’s main job – scoring goals and winning matches – but Kane, who netted 13 times in his last eight matches, has no such concerns.“Having an armband on your arm doesn’t make..
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  • England go into their penultimate World Cup qualifier at home to Slovenia on Thursday knowing victory will be enough to take them to next summer’s tournament, while a point could still do the job depending on Slovakia’s result against Scotland.Here, we assess five key areas of debate.Rubberstamping RussiaEngland will hope to give their fans something to cheer about on Thursday evening (Mike Egerton/PA)England are healthily placed five clear at the Group F summit and it would take a remarkable turnaround for them not to exit this double-header with their tournament slot settled. But it would be a big boon to get the job done at Wembley on Thursday – giving the home fans something to celebrate on the night, allowing a head start on logistical arrangements for the tournament and affording Gareth Southgate the chance to experiment somewhat with his line-up in Lithuania.Can Kane keep going?Harry Kane will be looking to continue his remarkably prolific run of form (Mike Egerton/PA )Harry ..

    Five talking points ahead of England v Slovenia

    England go into their penultimate World Cup qualifier at home to Slovenia on Thursday knowing victory will be enough to take them to next summer’s tournament, while a point could still do the job depending on Slovakia’s result against Scotland.Here, we assess five key areas of debate.Rubberstamping RussiaEngland will hope to give their fans something to cheer about on Thursday evening (Mike Egerton/PA)England are healthily placed five clear at the Group F summit and it would take a remarkable turnaround for them not to exit this double-header with their tournament slot settled. But it would be a big boon to get the job done at Wembley on Thursday – giving the home fans something to celebrate on the night, allowing a head start on logistical arrangements for the tournament and affording Gareth Southgate the chance to experiment somewhat with his line-up in Lithuania.Can Kane keep going?Harry Kane will be looking to continue his remarkably prolific run of form (Mike Egerton/PA )Harry ..
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  • Sam Allardyce remains in legal correspondence with the Football Association and disputes the claims which led to his sacking as England manager, Press Association Sport understands.Allardyce was sacked as national boss after just 67 days and one match and reports on Tuesday suggest he is preparing to sue the governing body for damages.Allardyce’s reign as England boss was the shortest ever for a permanent manager (PA Graphics/PA)Allardyce’s representatives have been in contact with the FA since his departure last September and that the 62-year-old has challenged the nature of claims made against him in the Daily Telegraph.It is understood the FA has received and acknowledged a recent letter from Allardyce’s camp but the organisation has not commented publicly. Source: By PA Sport Staff Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.

    Allardyce challenging claims which led to his England sacking

    Sam Allardyce remains in legal correspondence with the Football Association and disputes the claims which led to his sacking as England manager, Press Association Sport understands.Allardyce was sacked as national boss after just 67 days and one match and reports on Tuesday suggest he is preparing to sue the governing body for damages.Allardyce’s reign as England boss was the shortest ever for a permanent manager (PA Graphics/PA)Allardyce’s representatives have been in contact with the FA since his departure last September and that the 62-year-old has challenged the nature of claims made against him in the Daily Telegraph.It is understood the FA has received and acknowledged a recent letter from Allardyce’s camp but the organisation has not commented publicly. Source: By PA Sport Staff Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.
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