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England 2 - 0 Lithuania Match report - 26/03/2017 WC Qualification Europe - Goal.com

The returning Jermain Defoe and substitute Jamie Vardy gave England a 2-0 win over Lithuania to consolidate their lead in Group F. Jermain Defoe made a goalscoring return to the international fold as England chalked up a routine 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over Lithuania. The ...

Portugal 3 - 0 Hungary Match report - 25/03/2017 WC Qualification Europe - Goal.com

Andre Silva and a Cristiano Ronaldo double gave Portugal a 3-0 win over Hungary that keeps them second in World Cup qualifying Group B. Cristiano Ronaldo reached 70 international goals as Portugal enjoyed a commanding 3-0 victory over Hungary on Saturday. The captain netted wi...

How 'devastated' Neil Taylor tried to apologise to Seamus Coleman

Wales manager Chris Coleman has revealed Neil Taylor sought out Ireland captain Seamus Coleman in the changing rooms after his horror tackle left the Everton man with a broken leg. The Ireland full-back had to be withdrawn from the pitch after Taylor's challenge in the 69th minu...

Coleman leg break overshadows goalless Ireland-Wales qualifier

Even Gareth Bale could not kick-start Wales' bid for World Cup qualification as the Republic of Ireland scrapped their way to another precious point. Wales, who had Neil Taylor sent off for an ugly second-half challenge on Ireland skipper Seamus Coleman, enjoyed the better of th...

Republic of Ireland 0-0 Wales: 5 things we learned

Wales and Ireland played out a hard-fought 0-0 draw in Dublin which does little to help the World Cup hopes of either. The game, played out in front of a boisterous atmosphere at the Aviva Stadi...

Séamus Coleman broken leg overshadows Republic of Ireland draw with Wales

The defining image of the evening was a worrying one as Séamus Coleman left the field on a stretcher, holding an oxygen mask and with his right leg heavily strapped. Everton and the Republic of ...

PICTURES: Seamus Coleman stretchered off after horror injury during Ireland v Wales

PICTURES: Seamus Coleman stretchered off after horror injury during Ireland v Wales REPUBLIC OF IRELAND star Seamus Coleman suffered a horror injury against...

Serious concern for Seamus Coleman as Ireland fail to punish 10-man Wales

The Donegal native appeared to suffer a severe leg break after a horror challenge from Wales' Neil Taylor. Ireland had a man advantage for 18 minutes, but apart from a deflected James McClean e...

Messi’s penalty kick lifts Argentina into qualifying berths

Abuja – Lionel Messi converted a penalty kick as Argentina laboured to a 1-0 win over Chile in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier on Thursday. The win put them back in the automatic qualifying sp...

Messi penalty lifts Argentina into qualifying berths

Messi beat Claudio Bravo from the spot in the 16th minute after Angel Di Maria had been pushed from behind in the first quarter of a poor, tense match on a terrible River Plate pitch. Argentina,...

Coleman brings Wales to 'hometown'

But don't expect any goodwill being offered to the Wales boss from his father's hometown. Acclaimed artist, Michael Coleman - brother of Chris's father, Paddy - is the last of the family to res...