England 2022 World Cup squad: Choose your goalkeepers for Qatar tournament

The three lions have played their final pre-World Cup 2022 fixture. The winless run is their longest since 1993. But the humiliation of relegation from the Nations League and mounting doubts over Gareth Southgate have hardly been ideal build-up for their latest run.
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1 weeks ago

Farewell to Federer, the departing great who always surprised me

Roger Federer won his first grand slam title since 2012. He has won 11 of the 16 major titles on offer. But he broke back, winning the final five games to secure his first title.
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1 weeks ago

FTSE 100 Live 16 September: Retail sales slide, FedEx warning hits US market

Shares slumped almost 17% in after-hours trading as the packages delivery company withdrew full-year results guidance issued at the end of June. The move comes as it reported a 21% fall in earnings for the first quarter of its financial year to 31 August.
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2 weeks ago

‘£20 pints not viable for pubs facing closure over soaring energy bills’

Tom Stainer, chief executive of campaign for real Ale, said the cost of a pint would have to rise to “ridiculous” amounts to match the increase in running costs that pub landlords now face. He said some pubs were seeing bills go up by 500% to 600%.
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4 weeks ago

Transfer news LIVE! Arsenal enter Zaha race; Fofana in Chelsea FC medical; Aubameyang update; Tottenham latest

Rumours suggest wesley fofana could be the centre of the tussle. However, reports suggest arsenal may rival their interest late in the window. But the focus has been on outgoings of late.
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1 months ago

Arsenal confident Bukayo Saka will sign new deal, Mikel Arteta says

Mikel Arteta is confident Arsenal can tie down Bukayo Saka to a new contract. Arsenal want to secure the future of one of their prized assets. Saka currently has two years to run on his current deal and has been linked with Liverpool and Manchester City. The winger is due to be part of the England squad playing at the World Cup in Qatar during November and December.
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1 months ago

Boris Johnson admits to meeting Russian oligarch & ex-KGB officer Lebedev without aides

UK PM Boris Johnson said he met Russian tycoon Alexander Lebedev while foreign secretary in Italy in 2018. However, Johnson also told the lawmakers that his meeting with the oligarch took place without any officials. The Sunday Times alleged that peerage was granted despite the warning from the security services that it posed a national security risk. The current owner of the Evening Standard, has denied posing any “security risk” to the UK.
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3 months ago