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Euro 2016: Guide to the groups and full fixture list

England will look to take their 100% qualification record form into Euro 2016, when hosts France will aim to prevent Germany and Spain from winning a record fourth title… The draw for Euro 2016 took place


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England stroll to Vilnius victory to seal Perfect Ten

England made it a perfect ten wins from ten matches in their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign following a comfortable win over Lithuania in Vilnius. Such is the ease in which Roy Hodgson’s side clinched their place


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England march on as Switzerland book Finals place

England made it nine wins from nine in a routine victory over Estonia, whilst Switzerland will also join them at Euro 2016 as qualifiers from Group E. Roy Hodgson’s side had already booked their place in


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Busquets commits to Barcelona and eyes more glory

Sergio Busquets has signed a new long-term contract at Barcelona, and has immediately set his sights on winning yet more silverware. The Spanish international initially linked up with the Catalan’s youth team a decade ago, and


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Former Spain coach Luis Aragones dies, aged 75

Former Spain coach Luis Aragones, who led his country to glory at Euro 2008, has died at the age of 75, the Spanish Football Federation has announced. Aragones had a long association with Atletico Madrid as


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Valero accepts he has no place in Spain’s World Cup squad

Borja Valero may be enjoying another good season for Fiorentina, but he doesn’t expect to be rewarded with a ticket to Rio next summer. The 28-year-old has been plying his trade in Italy since the start


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Michu rewarded for Swansea City form as Spain come calling

Michu has been drafted into the Spain squad for their forthcoming World Cup qualifiers, on the back of his impressive form for Swansea City. The 27-year-old was a virtual unknown when Michael Laudrup signed him from


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France blow big chance as Pedro puts Spain back in control

Spain are back in control of Group I after a narrow win in Paris. A surprise 1-1 draw against Finland in Gijon on Friday night suddenly put France in pole position for a place in Rio,


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France in pole position after Finland surprise Spain in Gijon

France could take a huge step towards World Cup qualification on Tuesday. Goals from Olivier Giroud, Mathieu Valbuena and Franck Ribery gave Les Bleus a 3-1 home win against Georgia on Friday night, a match in


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