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Putin backs Russia's 2027 Rugby World Cup bid - federation
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David Beckham talks about ‘brutal’ reaction to World Cup sending off
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Jesse Lingard believes he is back on the right track
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Irish football fans honour Jack Charlton in Dublin
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Crowds line streets to pay tribute to Jack Charlton
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Dail Eireann give standing ovation to 'larger than life' Jack Charlton
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Charlton's granddaughter tribute to legendary footballer
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Jack Charlton: England World Cup Winner Dies Aged 85
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Tribute to Jack Charlton, who has died aged 85
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England 1966 World Cup winner Jack Charlton dies aged 85
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Football great Jack Charlton dies aged 85
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Aussies and Kiwis react to their successful World Cup bid
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Celebrations Down Under after successful World Cup bid
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Sydney Opera House lit up for World Cup bid
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'An unforgettable emotion': Matildas players, fans euphoric after World Cup announcementMatildas players, officials and fans alike have shared their joy after Australia and New Zealand won the rights to host the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup.
Spain's World Cup-winning captain Casillas ends Spanish FA presidency bidSpain's World Cup-winning captain Iker Casillas withdraws his application for the presidency of the Spanish Football Federation.
As Fifa urges action against inequality, how is Qatar 2022 looking these days?The building of World Cup venues has, by some estimates, cost thousands of lives. Should we be sitting in these arenas watching football? Or tipping them into the harbour? - If you want to be picky,..
Qatar 2022 World Cup stadium workers went months without pay: AmnestyA Qatari company helping build a 2022 World Cup stadium has been banned from the event's projects after its labourers went unpaid for months, organisers said on Thursday, in a case Amnesty..
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Major League Soccer to restart with tournament similar to World Cup formatThe league announced details for its MLS is Back Tournament, which will feature three group stage matches for 16 consecutive days.
France's last Slam winner Yannick Noah blasts white 'silence' over racismYannick Noah, the last French winner of a Grand Slam tennis title, has lashed out at "the silence" of his white compatriots over racism. Noah said he was concerned that the sportsmen in France..
More time needed before Hales can return, says England captain MorganCaptain Eoin Morgan says it needs "more time" before Alex Hales returns to the England side, saying he could have "derailed" last year's World Cup bid.
Alex Hales: England's Eoin Morgan says 'more time' needed before batsman can returnCaptain Eoin Morgan says it needs "more time" before Alex Hales returns to the England side, saying he could have "derailed" last year's World Cup bid.
'World Cup final tape will never be wiped' - ex-England coach BaylissFormer England coach Trevor Bayliss says he recorded the World Cup final win over New Zealand and it will "never be wiped".
Trevor Bayliss: Ex-England coach says World Cup final will 'never be wiped'Former England coach Trevor Bayliss says he recorded the World Cup final win over New Zealand and it will "never be wiped".
World Cup winner Gotze to leave Dortmund this summerMario Gotze will leave Borussia Dortmund this summer, sporting director Michael Zorc says.
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Awkward car rides & hiding a World Cup medal - Cross & Hartley on mental effects of life on sidelinesEngland bowlers Kate Cross and Alex Hartley discuss the mental health effects of life on the sidelines of international cricket.
Miroslav Klose signs up as Bayern Munich assistant coachWorld Cup record scorer Miroslav Klose has signed a one-year contract to become Bayern Munich assistant coach under head coach Hansi Flick from next season, the Bundesliga champions said on Thursday...
Rapinoe says USWNT never offered same contract as US men, undercutting equal pay dismissalUS women earned more than US men from 2015-19, a period in which they won two World Cups while men failed to qualify for 2018 tournament in Russia
Federal judge rejects U.S. women's national team's claim for equal pay, sides with U.S. SoccerA federal judge has thrown out the World Cup-winning USWNT's claim that they were paid less than the U.S. men's soccer team.
Have you tried the guest bedroom? Archer finds World Cup medalEngland World Cup winner Jofra Archer has finally found the medal he lost in his house move.
Jofra Archer: England World Cup winner searches for medal in lockdownEngland's World Cup winner Jofra Archer says he has spent lockdown searching his new flat for his missing World Cup medal.
Batista backs Scaloni to lead Argentina to 2022 World CupBUENOS AIRES, April 13 (Xinhua) -- Former Argentina boss Sergio Batista believes current Albiceleste manager Lionel Scaloni should remain in his job at least until the 2022 World Cup, regardless of..
Ex-FIFA President Sepp Blatter has World Cup corruption case droppedFormer FIFA president Sepp Blatter had a corruption charge related to the sale of World Cup broadcasting rights to the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) dropped on Saturday, reports Reuters' John Revill...
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Qatar, Russia deny buying World Cup rightsQatar and Russia hit back at allegations of bribery on Tuesday after US prosecutors accused them of paying millions in bribes for the rights to host the 2018 and 2022 tournaments. According to US..
Ex-Fifa executives accused of bribes over World Cup votesFormer Fifa executives took bribes in return for voting for Russia and Qatar to host the World Cup, according to US prosecutors.
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Alpine skiing: Shiffrin set for World Cup return after father's deathDouble Olympic gold medalist and overall World Cup champion Mikaela Shiffrin is set to return to competitive action in Sweden this week after taking more than a month out following the death of her..
England to begin World Cup title defence against AustraliaEngland will begin the defence of their Women's World Cup title against T20 World Cup champions Australia in Auckland on 7 February 2021.
SheBelieves Cup: Have England gone backwards since World Cup?After England women lose their sixth match in nine, BBC Sport asks if the Lionesses have regressed since reaching the World Cup semi-finals.
SheBelieves Cup: When is it? How to watch? Who will star?World Cup stars, influences on the Olympics and how Phil Neville will be judged - what to look out for at the SheBelieves Cup.
Australia reach World Cup semis and knock out NZDefending champions Australia avoid an early exit at the T20 World Cup with a four-run victory over New Zealand putting them into the semi-finals.
England to play Tonga at Twickenham in autumnWorld Cup finalists England will play Tonga at Twickenham in a November Test series that includes fixtures against New Zealand, Australia and Argentina.
From 40 all out to the World Cup - the rise of Thailand's cricket teamThailand face England in the Women's T20 World Cup on Wednesday, just 13 years after playing their first international match.
Six Nations 2020: England beat Ireland to keep title hopes aliveEngland end Ireland's Grand Slam hopes as they rediscover some of their World Cup form to reignite their own title hopes with a 24-12 win.
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