Alex van Bakel

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England boss Roy Hodgson agitated by 'sad obsession' with Wayne Rooney

Roy Hodgson believes it is unfair that England's hopes always appear to be pinned on Wayne Rooney.<p>Roy Hodgson: Has defended Wayne Rooney after …

Carl Froch v George Groves: One small mistake, one great punch

<b>Your feet were an inch too close. Your head was an inch too low. You planted your legs and threw rather than hiding behind your gloves. In the unforgiving sport of boxing, this is all it takes - a twinkling jumble of mistakes.</b><p>A twinkling jumble of mistakes that can be the difference between glory …

Boxing

Roy Hodgson pleased with England’s forward options before World Cup

For once an England manager has attacking options but making them work before the World Cup game against Italy will be key<p>“We are not blessed with loads of senior players,” Roy Hodgson said in the aftermath of the powder-puff friendly against Peru, pointing out the obvious yet still making a clean …

Carl Froch asks girlfriend Rachael Cordingley to marry him (unofficially) after beating George Groves at Wembley

Carl Froch asks girlfriend Rachael Cordingley to marry him (unofficially) after beating George Groves at Wembley<p><b>Froch unofficially asked Cordingley</b> …

Boxing