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Dier warning for rising England football star Rashford

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London (AFP) – Eric Dier has warned Marcus Rashford not to rest on his laurels after the Manchester United forward spared England’s blushes with a dynamic display in his country’s crucial 2-1 win over Slovakia.

Gareth Southgate’s side were in danger of a damaging defeat in their bid to qualify for next year’s World Cup when Slovakia snatched a shock early lead at Wembley on Monday.

Dier warning for rising England football star Rashford

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London (AFP) – Eric Dier has warned Marcus Rashford not to rest on his laurels after the Manchester United forward spared England’s blushes with a dynamic display in his country’s crucial 2-1 win over Slovakia.

Gareth Southgate’s side were in danger of a damaging defeat in their bid to qualify for next year’s World Cup when Slovakia snatched a shock early lead at Wembley on Monday.

England: Dele Alli Claims He Didn’t Aim Middle Finger Salute At Referee, He Was Just ‘Mucking Around’ With Kyle Walker

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Dele Alli could be staring down the barrel of a FIFA suspension after giving somebody the middle finger during England's 2-1 win over Slovakia at Wembley last night.

The initial suspicion was that Alli was offering the salute to referee Clement Turpin after Martin Skrtel felled the England midfielder with an agricultural challenge only for the French official to wave play on.

VIDEO: Rashford makes the difference for England in win over Slovakia

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Marcus Rashford lost the ball in the lead up to Slovakia taking the lead against England this evening. He was keen to make up for his error though and assisted Eric Dier's equaliser. With half an hour to go, he scored a stunning winner.


Marcus Rashford pic.

Germany thrash Norway, England survive Slovakia scare in World Cup qualifying

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Paris (AFP) – Germany fired six past Norway while England fought back after an early scare to beat Slovakia in European World Cup qualifying on Monday.

Timo Werner scored a double in Germany’s 6-0 rout of the Norwegians in Stuttgart to leave Joachim Loew’s world champions with a perfect eight out of eight record atop Group C.

Germany thrash Norway, England survive Slovakia scare in World Cup qualifying

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Paris (AFP) – Germany fired six past Norway while England fought back after an early scare to beat Slovakia in European World Cup qualifying on Monday.

Timo Werner scored a double in Germany’s 6-0 rout of the Norwegians in Stuttgart to leave Joachim Loew’s world champions with a perfect eight out of eight record atop Group C.

Five things learned from England v Slovakia

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London (AFP) – Exactly one year ago, England kicked off their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign with a fortuitous 1-0 win over Slovakia in what was Sam Allardyce’s only match as manager before being axed.

With Gareth Southgate now in charge of England, the Three Lions faced Slovakia again, winning 2-1 at Wembley on Monday.

Five things learned from England v Slovakia

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London (AFP) – Exactly one year ago, England kicked off their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign with a fortuitous 1-0 win over Slovakia in what was Sam Allardyce’s only match as manager before being axed.

With Gareth Southgate now in charge of England, the Three Lions faced Slovakia again, winning 2-1 at Wembley on Monday.

Rashford redemption sends England closer to World Cup

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London (AFP) – Marcus Rashford atoned for a costly error to bring England a 2-1 home win over Slovakia on Monday that left them within touching distance of next year’s World Cup.

The 19-year-old was at fault as Stanislav Lobotka stunned a two-thirds full Wembley to give Slovakia a third-minute lead, but set up the equaliser for Eric Dier and then netted a sumptuous 20-yard winner in the second half.

Rashford redemption sends England closer to World Cup

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London (AFP) – Marcus Rashford atoned for a costly error to bring England a 2-1 home win over Slovakia on Monday that left them within touching distance of next year’s World Cup.

The 19-year-old was at fault as Stanislav Lobotka stunned a two-thirds full Wembley to give Slovakia a third-minute lead, but set up the equaliser for Eric Dier and then netted a sumptuous 20-yard winner in the second half.

England are ‘future of football’ says Slovakia boss

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London (AFP) – Slovakia manager Jan Kozak has praised the rising stars in England’s side as the “future of football” ahead of the teams’ World Cup qualifier at Wembley on Monday.

England are two points clear of Slovakia at the top of European qualifying Group F and victory in London would leave them within touching distance of getting to next year’s finals in Russia.

England are ‘future of football’ says Slovakia boss

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London (AFP) – Slovakia manager Jan Kozak has praised the rising stars in England’s side as the “future of football” ahead of the teams’ World Cup qualifier at Wembley on Monday.

England are two points clear of Slovakia at the top of European qualifying Group F and victory in London would leave them within touching distance of getting to next year’s finals in Russia.

Henderson keeps England armband against Slovakia

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Enfield (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson will captain England in their World Cup qualifier against Slovakia on Monday, manager Gareth Southgate confirmed on Sunday.

Southgate has rotated the captain’s armband since easing former skipper Wayne Rooney out of his squad and with Rooney having since retired from international football, England do not have a permanent captain.

Henderson keeps England armband against Slovakia

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Enfield (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Liverpool skipper Jordan Henderson will captain England in their World Cup qualifier against Slovakia on Monday, manager Gareth Southgate confirmed on Sunday.

Southgate has rotated the captain’s armband since easing former skipper Wayne Rooney out of his squad and with Rooney having since retired from international football, England do not have a permanent captain.

England Squad: Harry Maguire And Nathaniel Chalobah Earn First Senior Call-Ups For Qualifiers Against Malta And Slovakia

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We're two games into the season so naturally this provides a perfect point to break off for two interminably dull weeks of international football.

Ugh.

Still, sincere congratulations are due to Harry Maguire and Nathaniel Chalobah, who have all played their way into an England senior squad for the first time.

England Players Receive Adorable Little Congratulatory Postcards From Sam Allardyce Two Days After His Resignation (Photo)

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England squad members received a curious little keepsake on Thursdayin the shape of an adorable little personalised postcard.

Personally signed by Sam Allardyce, each player was sent a card to congratulate them for being a part ofEngland's win over Slovakia and thus get Big Sam's reign off to a winning start.

England haunted by Iceland loss: Allardyce

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London (AFP) Painful memories of their humiliating Euro 2016 elimination by Iceland contributed to "nervous tension" during England's opening World Cup qualifying win in Slovakia, according to new manager Sam Allardyce.

England needed a 95th-minute goal by Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana to secure a 1-0 victory over 10-man Slovakia in Trnava on Sunday in Allardyce's first match at the helm.

‘It’s Not For Me To Say Where Wayne Rooney Plays’ – Sam Allardyce, England National Football Team Manager

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Sam Allardyce's reign as England manager may have begun with an important win over Slovakia, but the performance itself bar roughly90 exciting, carefree seconds around the 76/77 minute mark, when Adam Lallana hit the post was very much in the same tedious furrow as Euro 2016 and the several months/years before it.

Rooney plays where he wants, says England boss Allardyce

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Sam Allardyce vowed to defer to captain Wayne Rooney over his positioning after starting life as England manager with a last-gasp 1-0 win over Slovakia in World Cup qualifying.

Adam Lallana snatched a 95th-minute winner against 10-man Slovakia in Trnava on Sunday to prevent Allardyce from becoming the first England manager since Bobby Robson in 1982 not to win his first game.

Rooney plays where he wants, says England boss Allardyce

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Sam Allardyce vowed to defer to captain Wayne Rooney over his positioning after starting life as England manager with a last-gasp 1-0 win over Slovakia in World Cup qualifying.

Adam Lallana snatched a 95th-minute winner against 10-man Slovakia in Trnava on Sunday to prevent Allardyce from becoming the first England manager since Bobby Robson in 1982 not to win his first game.

Lallana’s last-gasp goal gives England’s Big Sam a winning start

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Adam Lallana scored with the last kick of the match as England edged 10-man Slovakia 1-0 in Sam Allardyce's first game as manager in World Cup qualifying on Sunday.

Despite Slovakia having Martin Skrtel sent off in the 57th minute, Allardyce looked destined to become the first England manager since Bobby Robson in 1982 not to win his first game in charge.

Lallana’s last-gasp goal gives England’s Big Sam a winning start

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Adam Lallana scored with the last kick of the match as England edged 10-man Slovakia 1-0 in Sam Allardyce's first game as manager in World Cup qualifying on Sunday.

Despite Slovakia having Martin Skrtel sent off in the 57th minute, Allardyce looked destined to become the first England manager since Bobby Robson in 1982 not to win his first game in charge.

Lallana’s last-gasp goal gives Big Sam winning start for England

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Adam Lallana scored with the last kick of the match as England edged 10-man Slovakia 1-0 in Sam Allardyce's first game as manager in World Cup qualifying on Sunday.

Despite Slovakia having Martin Skrtel sent off in the 57th minute, Allardyce looked destined to become the first England manager since Bobby Robson in 1982 not to win his first game in charge.

Rooney breaks England caps record

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Wayne Rooney became England's most capped outfield player when he was awarded his 116th cap by new manager Sam Allardyce in Sunday's opening 2018 World Cup qualifier away to Slovakia.

Team captain Rooney, 30, surpasses his former England team-mate David Beckham, who was capped 115 times by his country.

England open Allardyce era with Slovakia reunion

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Sam Allardyce's tenure as England manager begins on Sunday when his side launch their bid to reach the 2018 World Cup against former Euro 2016 foes Slovakia in Trnava.

Allardyce, 61, was handed the role he had long coveted after Roy Hodgson stepped down in the immediate aftermath of England's humiliating Euro 2016 elimination by Iceland.

England open Allardyce era with Slovakia reunion

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Trnava (Slovakia) (AFP) Sam Allardyce's tenure as England manager begins on Sunday when his side launch their bid to reach the 2018 World Cup against former Euro 2016 foes Slovakia in Trnava.

Allardyce, 61, was handed the role he had long coveted after Roy Hodgson stepped down in the immediate aftermath of England's humiliating Euro 2016 elimination by Iceland.

Slovakia vs England Predictions, Betting Tips and Preview

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Slovakia v England predictions, betting tips, team news and stats ahead of this weekend’s World Cup qualifying fixture.

Fixture: Slovakia vs England
Competition: World Cup qualifying
Kick-off Time: 17:00, Sunday 4th September 2016
Venue: City Arena, Trnava

England Team News & Preview

England begin their World Cup qualification campaign against Slovakia on Sunday and new manager Sam Allardyce will be hoping for a strong start.

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England’s Shaw ruled out of Slovakia clash

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London (AFP) Manchester United defender Luke Shaw has been ruled out of England's World Cup qualifier against Slovakia after missing training on Saturday.

Shaw has only recently returned from a double leg-break and England's medical staff decided he shouldn't train as they manage the workload of a player who missed the majority of last season.

England’s Shaw ruled out of Slovakia clash

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London (AFP) Manchester United defender Luke Shaw has been ruled out of England's World Cup qualifier against Slovakia after missing training on Saturday.

Shaw has only recently returned from a double leg-break and England's medical staff decided he shouldn't train as they manage the workload of a player who missed the majority of last season.

Germany

Manchester United's summer target outstanding in Germany 3-0 Slovakia

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Germany proved why they’re the best side in the world with an utterly dominant display in a 3-0 win over Slovakia in the last 16 of the European Championships on Sunday. The World Champions produced arguably the most complete performance of the tournament so far, and goals from Jerome Boateng, Mario Gomez and Julian Draxler ensured their safe passage through to the quarter-finals, where they will face off against either Spain or Italy.

Germany cruises past Slovakia in Round of 16

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It was always going to be a tall task trying to defeat the reigning World Cup champions, but Slovakia did themselves no favors on Sunday after a poor start against Germany.

Jurgen Low's side cruised to a 3-0 win against Slovakia, booking their place in the quarterfinals after their most convincing performance of Euro 2016.

Euro 2016: Manchester United's £95m target holds the key for Germany

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World champions Germany face Slovakia in the round of 16 knockout clash in Lille on Sunday.

Germany eased through to the last 16 as the winner of group C beating Northern Ireland and Ukraine and drawing with Poland. They’ve kept clean sheets in all their games but at the same time have found goals hard to come by, with the Germans finding the net only three times so far.

Where to find Germany vs. Slovakia on US TV and streaming

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If you're trying to find out how you can watch Germany vs. Slovakia in Euro 2016, you've come to the right place.

If the game goes according to script, this should be a comfortable victory against a Slovakia side that still hasn't gotten out of first gear. In competitive tournaments, anything is possible.

Where to find Germany vs. Slovakia on US TV and streaming

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If you're trying to find out how you can watch Germany vs. Slovakia in Euro 2016, you've come to the right place.

If the game goes according to script, this should be a comfortable victory against a Slovakia side that still hasn't gotten out of first gear. In competitive tournaments, anything is possible.

Germany battling to get Boateng fit for Slovakia

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Evian (France) (AFP) Germany's medical staff are working around-the-clock to get key defender Jerome Boateng fit for Sunday's Euro 2016 last 16 clash against Slovakia.

The burly Bayern Munich centre-back came off on 76 minutes with a knock to his calf in their 1-0 group stage win over Northern Ireland on Tuesday.

Germany battling to get Boateng fit for Slovakia

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Evian (France) (AFP) Germany's medical staff are working around-the-clock to get key defender Jerome Boateng fit for Sunday's Euro 2016 last 16 clash against Slovakia.

The burly Bayern Munich centre-back came off on 76 minutes with a knock to his calf in their 1-0 group stage win over Northern Ireland on Tuesday.

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Exclusive: Pies In Prague – Sunburn, Shut-Outs And Six-Goal Pummellings On Opening Day Of CEE Cup (Photos & Highlights)

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Over the next week or two, Pies' man-in-the-field, Joseph Viney, will be in Prague to report in on the 2017 Generali CEE Cup – the annual international Under-19s tournament for club sides from Central and Eastern Europe (hence ‘CEE').

The View From Day One.

In its heyday, Prague's Strahov Stadium allegedly boasted a maximum capacity of anywhere from 220,000 to 300,000 once ram-packed to the rafters.

U.S. U-18s earn late victory over Belarus at Slovakia Cup

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The U.S. Under-18 Men's National Team left it late, but they got the job done.

The U.S. earned a late 2-1 victory over 10-man Belarus at the 2017 Slovakia Cup on Tuesday afternoon.

Belarus was leading 1-0 in the closing stages of the match, but the U.S.

Mark McKenzie named to United States U18 roster for Slovakia Cup

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Philadelphia Union Academy and Bethlehem Steel FC defender one of 23 players on U.S. roster

Philadelphia Union Academy and Bethlehem Steel FC defender Mark McKenzie will be traveling to Slovakia later this month with the United States U18 team for the Slovakia Cup.

The Bear, Delaware native who is committed to play at Wake Forest University this fall, has made two starts this season for Bethlehem Steel FC and has a goal in nine appearances this season for the Union U18 team.

PHOTO: Defender undergoing medical ahead of Liverpool transfer

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Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel is on the verge of joining Turkish club Fenerbahce this summer. The Slovakian defender has arrived in Istanbul to complete his medical and other formalities.

Fenerbahce have released images of Skrtel undergoing a medical at the club on their official twitter account:

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