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The Famous Soccer Player Hiding in Plain Sight in a California Bakery

PALO ALTO, Calif. — Most customers do not recognize the fit, well-dressed man walking around Tuts Bakery and Cafe, picking up used cups and dirty dishes. Why would they? And what would <i>he</i> be doing here?<p>They enter and gawk at the pastries artfully displayed under glass or stare at the big chalkboard …

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Mesut Ozil's Germany exit worse than any World Cup loss

Mesut Ozil's withdrawal from the German national team Sunday night came in three stages, just as the former World Cup holders' premature exit in …

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Gareth Southgate: an apology

Every time England win during this World Cup my phone buzzes. It’s Twitter. The reason? Well, back in 2016, when Gareth Southgate got the top job, I …

How the world started fancying Gareth Southgate

Our columnist Lou Stoppard on how her heart now belongs to England's great waistcoat-clad hope.<p>I am in love with Gareth Southgate. In. Love.<p>Did I …

No more tears or pain now – this young England team deserve our applause | Barney Ronay

Leave the flags out. Have another glass. Take another look, if you can, at those moments from Kaliningrad to Moscow when this capable England team played above itself and turned a drowsy, toxic summer back home into something else.<p>Let’s not have any anguish this time. England’s four and a half …

Gareth Southgate ‘proud’ but ‘I can’t make the players feel better right now’

Gareth Southgate has praised his young England side for surpassing expectations at the World Cup and re-establishing the national team’s credentials at major tournaments as his crestfallen players were left to digest a painful semi-final defeat to Croatia.<p>The manager had congratulated his opposite …

Talking a good game: how Gareth Southgate has risen above the blather

Every England manager has had verbal idiosyncrasies and Gareth Southgate is no different. Which is to say: he is different.<p>The most successful performer of the Impossible Job, Sir Alf Ramsey, developed a posh accent seemingly intended to mask his modest roots but that didn’t mean he was snooty. “I …

Gareth Southgate: ‘This might be one of best opportunities we ever have’ | Daniel Taylor

We’re not a team that just turns up, waltzing around, thinking we’ve got an entitlement Gareth Southgate<p>As a child he had the team kit, the old Admiral one with the red and blue patches from the 1982 World Cup in Spain. Strictly speaking, his own football career was limited to Crawley Traders …

A toast to Raheem Sterling, the crucial cog who embodies a selfless England | Richard Williams

It would certainly be useful if Sterling could end his England drought. But there is a more important job to be done.<p>In the minds of those who watched them win the 1970 World Cup, Mário Zagallo’s Brazil still represents the fulfilment of all the seldom-kept promises of international football. The …

Jordan Pickford has one question to ask himself – how good does he want to be? | Neville Southall

In a week when we have to endure Donald Trump visiting Britain, while we watch this government of losers falling apart over Brexit, I am taking heart from the fact that England can win the World Cup. Jordan Pickford is a huge part of this belief and the growth of the England goalkeeper and his team …

Why the nation fell for Gareth Southgate

Pick a moment. There have been so many from which to choose in this unexpectedly joyous World Cup. Harry Kane’s stoppage-time winner against Tunisia. Jordan Pickford’s penalty save against Colombia. Eric Dier’s winning shootout spot kick moments later. Harry Maguire’s towering header in the …

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The Professor Who Helped Make Belgian Soccer a World Power

After an embarrassing flameout in Euro 2000, fundamental changes made by a group of academics, a technical director and football association changed the direction of the country’s program<p>St. Petersburg, Russia<p>Werner Helsen, a professor at KU Leuven in Belgium, met 18 years ago with Michel Sablon, …

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Gareth's coaching approach

<b>Gareth Southgate believes that giving ownership and building positive and open relationships with his players can help England develop into a team</b> …

England team ‘have created their own history’, says Gareth Southgate

Gareth Southgate praised his young team for creating “their own history” after England triumphed in a penalty shootout for the first time at the World Cup and secured passage into a quarter-final against Sweden on Saturday at the expense of Colombia.<p>Jordan Pickford’s stunning left-handed save …

Jordan Pickford: from non-league novice to World Cup hero in six years

A lot of youngsters are mentally frail, think it’s all about wearing the right boots, but Jordan had a great attitude<p>Jordan Pickford is not a man for false modesty and most certainly does not do self-deprecation. If his apparently supreme confidence seems slightly at odds with assorted accounts of …

#GarethSouthgateWould: the England manager is a social media hit

Gareth Southgate has taken England to their first World Cup quarter-final in 12 years and it seems he can do no wrong. Judging by the online reaction, there is absolutely nothing Southgate cannot do.<p>He would never be disrespectful to football or its pundits<p>There would be no disruptions from kitchen …

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How Gareth Southgate overcame England’s World Cup penalty hoodoo | Ben Lyttleton

All the numbers were against England going into the penalty shootout against Colombia. England: three defeats from three World Cup shootouts; six defeats in seven shootouts in major tournaments. And with a 14% win percentage, the worst of any national team with more than five shootouts to their …

Mosborough to Moscow: England’s Harry Maguire a huge source of pride

St Mary’s Catholic high school in Chesterfield has been one pupil and one teaching assistant down at various points over the past three weeks. Neither has a sick note but there will be no fine from the local education authority when they return. After all, it’s rare you get the opportunity to watch …

Praised by Southgate and Pickford – who are England’s backroom staff?

<b>Steve Holland</b> <i>Assistant manager</i><p>The former Crewe manager joined Chelsea in 2009 and worked his way through the ranks, from reserves to first-team where he worked under André-Villas Boas, Roberto Di Matteo, Rafael Benítez, José Mourinho, Guus Hiddink and Antonio Conte. Full-time with England since …

England delirium has Gareth Southgate and his tyros dreaming big | Daniel Taylor

How far can we go? Let’s push the boundaries, let’s create our own history. Gareth Southgate<p><i>“I want to be back home as I hear they are having street parties.” Bobby Robson, 1 July</i> <i>1990 – Cameroon 2 England 3</i><p>So far there is only one player who can vouch that England is experiencing the same kind of …

‘None of us fancied going home’ says Southgate as England reach semi-finals

Gareth Southgate has spoken of his pride at following in the footsteps of Sir Alf Ramsey, Sir Bobby Robson and Terry Venables in becoming the fourth England manager to steer the national side to the semi-final of a major tournament.<p>England will compete in the last four of the World Cup for the …

Gareth Southgate’s science rockets England towards the moon | Barney Ronay

England were organised, smart and unified. But they were actually good, too<p>The red and white train just keeps rolling along. In the city where Russia’s space programme shot for the moon, England’s footballers have now entered their own near-earth orbit. There they go now, a little giddy but still …

Gareth Southgate and England: The roots of his revolution

Comment and Analysis @ghostgoal<p>Gareth Southgate was the England U21 coach for many of his current squad<p><b>Sweden are seen as England’s bogey team but</b> …

12 Tips To Avoid A Side Stitch When Running

No matter if it’s a 10k, a half or full marathon, we try our best to be fully prepared for our runs. We plan in regeneration phases and tapering, we …

Running for Beginners: Best Breathing Techniques for Running

Breathing techniques for running! Learn how to perform deep belly breathing and some rules of thumb for different distances and intensities.Der …

Why Germany trusts young managers - and England doesn't

Nagelsmann and Tedesco: Torchbearers for Germany's thirty-something managers<p>Written by Simon Austin — April 14, 2018<p>ONE of the tastiest fixtures of …

What really happens behind the scenes at Swansea City - a day in the life of budding Premier League footballers

It's a dream most of us have had at one time or another. From children kicking a ball about in the back garden to those who relish a weekly dose of …

Pep Guardiola and the half spaces

Written by Simon Austin — April 5, 2018<p><i>I’VE just come off the A Licence coaching course with the Welsh FA. We did a two-day contact about the half</i> …

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From P.E teachers to Football League managers: Meet the Cowley brothers

Arsene Wenger hasn’t had a great year - his Arsenal side were thrashed 10-2 on aggregate by Bayern Munich, then failed to qualify for this season’s …