Maybe England are just not good enough! A contentious topic, but one that cannot go unnoticed given England’s perennial disappointment at major tournaments. The Three Lions were once again eliminated from the European Championship, but this time round by Iceland – a small country with a big heart. This is not the first time England 

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Let’s hear it for the Iceland team – they played with flair and skill. But the mighty “skills” of England – I had to pop a pill! The millionaires of the England squad, couldn’t match Iceland, They should have called on Accrington Stanley I’m sure they’d lend a hand! The mighty egos of the England 

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England were unequivocally knocked out of the European Championship by Iceland, one of the biggest underdogs in the tournament. The fans were left distraught as this was yet another underwhelming performance in a major tournament, which was in stark contrast of their qualifying round in which they impressively won all 10 of their qualifying matches. 

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When you look at the majority of these national sides, all have that one player a class above the rest… Do England really have that? Portugal have Ronaldo Wales have Gareth Bale Pogba for France Eden Hazard or Kevin De Bruyne for Belgium Robert Lewandowski for Poland Spain have the luxury of a multitude of 

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The first installment of a new Euro 2016 column titled “The Europhile” by O-Posts football writer, James Clark. England are a massive footballing nation in their own right. The likes of David Beckham, Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard, Paul Scholes and Wayne Rooney have all donned the shirt in the last 20 years. All players of 

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England vs Wales: ‘The Battle of Britain’. That’s what some pundits and fans are saying about this Group B fixture England and Wales. Two countries who share a dislike in one another. This is an international derby. England head into Thursday’s game deflated, as Russia snatched a very late equaliser. Despite England’s brilliant first-half display and 

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The land of song are singing – they are the mighty Wales, They won their first Euro match, now their beer has booming sales! They played quite remarkably and so deserved their win. Now bring on their next game – they could win again. I also watched the mighty England – and they scored a 

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Euro 2016: a tournament that galvanizes sporting fans all over the world. Well, at least among followers of the beautiful game. Excitement is building in anticipation for the opening day of the tournament, which is just a couple of days away from commencing. So to celebrate this exciting event: we have cooperated with Poki, an 

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The article below is the third installment of a column related to everything Euro 2016 titled “Euro Vision” by respected South African sports journalist and ANN7 Prime Sports Anchor, Peter Stemmet. Euro 2016 kicks off on Friday and anyone with any interest in the tournament is making a prediction. Who will win? I will now 

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A name that was missing from England’s provisional Euro 2016 squad on Monday morning will give a stark warning to a name that was included. Theo Walcott used Twitter to express his “disappointment” over being left out but it is that emotion that is becoming synonymous with a career that began with his surprise call 

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I am a magic genie – and I am an England fan, Please don’t ask me why, I’m told this by my Gran! I do live in a lamp – and I watch my large TV, But I am so dissolutionned, with the England football team – I’ll create some magic for free! But if 

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England have gone eight for eight in qualifying and have comfortably qualified for the 2016 Euros. So Roy Hodgson is now faced with a choice: Pick his first eleven and stick with them, build momentum and get a rhythm or experiment with players, change systems, give debuts to young England prospects and decide the team 

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