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Soccer: England striker Aluko joins Italian champions Juventus

LONDON (Reuters) - Juventus Women have bolstered their squad with the signing of Chelsea and England striker Eniola Aluko, the Italian champions announced on Wednesday.<p>The 31-year-old, who has 102 caps for the Lionesses, joins Juve having spent the past six years at English champions Chelsea, …

Soccer

Was there a calendar day this last winter when O’Hare officially measured three or more inches of snow?

<b>Dear Tom,<br>Was there a calendar day this last winter when O’Hare officially measured three or more inches of snow?</b><i>Thanks,<br>Mark Sampson<br>Lowell, IN</i>Dear …

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Wales women: Jess Fishlock under-appreciated - boss Jayne Ludlow

<b>Jess Fishlock "does not get the recognition she deserves", according to Wales women's manager Jayne Ludlow.</b><p>In 2017 Fishlock, 31, became the first Welsh footballer to reach 100 caps and is set to make her 109th appearance in the 2019 World Cup qualifier against England on 6 April.<p>Ludlow, who played …

Women's Soccer

Epic victories loom for US racers

The final stage of the 2018 Absa Cape Epic looms on Sunday and, barring disaster, two United States riders will stand atop the men’s and women’s …

Sport (South Africa)

Mark Sampson Banned by UEFA for 'Aggressive & Insulting' Behaviour With Metal Pole Towards Official

UEFA was investigating former England women's boss Mark Sampson for brandishing a metal pole during a verbal attack on an official before he was …

Soccer

Exclusive: Clash that led to Mark Sampson's Uefa ban came after he chased man with camera from dressing room

England Women were forced to eject a man who was trying to film them in their dressing room after the defeat to Holland at last summer’s European Championship, <i>Telegraph Sport</i> can reveal.<p>The unknown man walked in with a video camera just minutes after the game, frightening players, and was chased …

Soccer

Former England Women manager Mark Sampson banned after intimidating female official with metal pole

Former England Women's manager Mark Sampson was being investigated for intimidating a female Uefa official with a metal pole at the 2017 European Championship before he was fired.<p>Uefa on Friday revealed the details of the disciplinary case that led to Sampson being banned for three games for …

Soccer

England women rise to second in world rankings following positive start to Phil Neville's reign

England women have risen to second in the world rankings after new manager Phil Neville’s reign got off to a positive start at the SheBelieves Cup.<p>England thrashed France 4-1 in their first game, before drawing with Germany, ending the tournament with a 1-0 defeat to hosts, and number one ranked …

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Former England Women manager Mark Sampson was investigated for intimidating UEFA official with metal pole

The FA fired Mark Sampson for "inappropriate and unacceptable behaviour" in September 2017<p>Former England Women head coach Mark Sampson was being …

Soccer

Former England women's boss Mark Sampson was banned for threatening female official with a pole before exit

Former England women's boss Mark Sampson was being investigated for threatening a female official with a metal pole before his departure, it has been …

Sport (UK)

Mark Sampson brandished pole while verbally abusing an official at Euro 2017

Mark Sampson was being investigated by Uefa for brandishing a metal pole while verbally abusing an official before his sacking as England women's boss.

Women's Soccer

Mark Sampson was under investigation by Uefa for intimidating female official before FA dismissal

Former England women’s football team coach Mark Sampson was being investigated for intimidating a female Uefa official with a metal pole at the 2017 …

Soccer

UEFA: Former England coach threatened female official with a pole

UEFA says Mark Sampson 'grossly violated the basic rules of decent conduct'.<p>Former England women's soccer team coach Mark Sampson was being …

Sport (New Zealand)

Former England coach threatened female official with pole

Former England women's soccer team coach Mark Sampson was being investigated for intimidating a female UEFA official with a metal pole at the 2017 …

Soccer

Fifa rankings: England women up to all-time high of second behind USA

<b>England women have moved up a place to second in the Fifa world rankings, their best ever position and the highest ever by an England team.</b><p>The men's team reached third in 2012, their best since the men's rankings were introduced in 1992. The women's rankings began in 2003.<p>England women are now …

Women's Soccer

Ex-England women's boss Sampson threatened female UEFA official with pole

Former England women's national team manager Mark Sampson was investigated for threatening a female UEFA employee with a metal pole during the 2017 …

Soccer

UEFA report: England's Mark Sampson threatened official with pole

Former England women's coach Mark Sampson was being investigated for intimidating a female UEFA official with a metal pole at the 2017 European …

Soccer

Former England women's coach Mark Sampson threatened female official with pole

Former England women's soccer team coach Mark Sampson was being investigated for intimidating a female UEFA official with a metal pole at the 2017 European Championship before he was fired.<p>UEFA on Friday revealed the details of the disciplinary case that led to Sampson being banned for three games …

Sports

Langvad/Courtney extend their lead

The Investec Songo Specialized team kept their unbeaten record intact in the Women’s category by claiming win number four on the longest stage of the …

Mark Sampson

Songo women keep their perfect Epic record intact

Langvad and Courtney extend their lead to over 12 minutes with their fourth win in as many days.<p>The Investec Songo Specialized team kept their …

Sport (South Africa)

More drama, same result for Cannondale

The battle between the marathon racers and cross-country specialists continued into Stage 2, on a tougher course with more climbing and even gnarlier …

Sport (South Africa)

England women's manager Phil Neville praises 'foundations' left by ex-boss Mark Sampson

<b>Phil Neville has praised the "brilliant foundations" left by his predecessor Mark Sampson after starting his reign as England women head coach with a win over France in the SheBelieves Cup.</b><p>The 4-1 victory in the United States was only the second time England have beaten France in 44 years.<p>Sampson …

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UK<p>British fishermen launched protests in ports around the country Sunday over perceived capitulation to the European Union in Brexit …

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Phil Neville starts with win as England rout France

Phil Neville’s reign as manager of England’s women’s team got off to a dream start with a 4-1 rout of France in the SheBelieves Cup here Thursday.<p>A …

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Phil Neville: 'New England women's boss has to shift mentality'

2018 SheBelieves Cup<p><b>Finally, we can focus on the football again.</b><p>I am sure the new England women's head coach Phil Neville is thinking the same thing as he prepares for his first games in charge of the Lionesses.<p>It is time to put the controversy that surrounded Mark Sampson's departure and Neville's …

Soccer

Signing MoU with Qatar FA shows the English FA has lost its moral compass

Author: JONATHAN WILSONSat, 2018-02-17 01:58ID: 1518811467382220100LONDON: The English Football Association really is an astonishing body. Almost …

FIFA World Cup

Ryan Giggs' medals will not help him - Wales women's boss Jayne Ludlow

<b>Wales women's manager Jayne Ludlow says Ryan Giggs' glittering club career will "not help" to win over his players.</b><p>Giggs' appointment has been met with scepticism from some Wales fans because of the perception that he put club over country during his playing career.<p>Ludlow, Wales' most decorated …

Soccer

Neville Introduced as England Head Coach

Phil Neville accepts he needs to get “closer to his players” after coming under scrutiny at his Monday unveiling for his lack of knowledge of and …

Soccer

England women's team coach Phil Neville sorry for offensive tweets

Phil Neville has fully apologised for derogatory tweets made about women at his official unveiling as the new coach of the England women's team.<p>After …

Soccer

Phil Neville: England women's boss denies he is sexist

<b>Phil Neville denied he is sexist and said he has huge respect for women, in his first media appearance after being appointed England women's head coach.</b><p>Neville apologised a day after taking the job for past tweets about women.<p>"I had to - I didn't like the words used," said the 41-year-old. "I'm not …

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