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FIFA concern over 2014 World Cup venues

by Football News

FIFA have revealed that a host of new stadiums being built for the 2014 World Cup will not be ready in time to be tested at a tournament next year... Read more

Matthaus slams 'overrated' Mertesacker

by Football News

Lothar Matthaus has labelled Per Mertesacker 'overrated' and claims he is not good enough to play international football for Germany... Read more

Sakho reveals Deschamps inspiration

by Football News

Mamadou Sakho has attributed France's 1-1 draw with Spain to a rallying half-time speech from coach Didier Deschamps... Read more

England: time to accept shortcomings

by Hyder Jawad

Sometimes the most powerful characters are the ones you never see. Consider the Daphne du Maurier classic, Rebecca, in which the eponymous figure never appears in person but seems to be everywhere you turn... Read more

Matuidi hails 'great' Lloris

by Football News

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi has hailed France team-mate Hugo Lloris as a 'great goalkeeper'... Read more

Bevington defends England players

by Football News

Club England managing director Adrian Bevington has played down England players failing to acknowledge travelling supporters on Tuesday... Read more

Reina to undergo tests on injury

by Football News

Liverpool face an anxious wait over Pepe Reina's fitness after the goalkeeper picked up a muscle injury during Spain's clash against France... Read more