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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Love had the world in motion, the Berlin Wall had fallen, Norwich City had finished fourth in the old First Division and the Simpsons had never been screened on British television.

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First Division
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

England will try to win just their second ever World Cup semi-final when they take on Croatia tonight, here is how the Eastern Daily Press reported on the first: a 2-1 win over Portugal at Wembley on July 26, 1966.

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Wembley
Monday, July 9, 2018

England are in dreamland after making it through to their first World Cup semi-final in 28 years thanks to goals from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli against stoic Sweden.

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Gareth Southgate
Saturday, July 7, 2018

In part three of his World Cup diary our Norwich City photographer Paul Chesterton re-lives what it was like to witness England’s shootout win in Russia

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RUSS18
Saturday, July 7, 2018

Ahead of England’s big match against Sweden at the World Cup, David Freezer caught up with a Norfolk-raised footballer who will have a unique view of the quarter-final

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Uefa
Saturday, July 7, 2018

A whole that is greater than the sum of their parts...deputy sports editor, Mark Armstrong, analyses how Sweden have gone back to what they know

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RUSS18
Friday, July 6, 2018

Sweden have full belief in their defensive strength ahead of tomorrow’s crunch World Cup quarter-final in Russia, says a Norfolk professional footballer with a foot in both camps.

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RUSS18
Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Jordan Pickford helped England end their penalty shootout hoodoo and reach the World Cup quarter-finals at the expense of Colombia in Moscow.

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Gareth Southgate
Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Which one of these five players is England’s greatest left-back of all time?

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RUSS18
Monday, July 2, 2018

It’s the fixture that no team wants to play, and that nobody remembers, but do you know who won the third place play-off game in previous World Cups?

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RUSS18
Sunday, July 1, 2018

Which one of these five players is England’s greatest right-back of all time?

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Wembley
Saturday, June 30, 2018

Which one of these 13 players is England’s greatest striker of all time?

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FIFA
Friday, June 29, 2018

Adnan Januzaj’s stunning goal secured a much-changed Belgium side a 1-0 win over England’s second string on Thursday evening and meant Gareth Southgate’s men will face Colombia in the last 16 of the World Cup.

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Gareth Southgate
Thursday, June 28, 2018

Which one of these four players is England’s greatest attacking midfielder of all time?

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RUSS18
Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Which one of these seven players is England’s greatest central midfielder of all time?

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RUSS18
Tuesday, June 26, 2018

The group stages are almost complete, but how much of a World Cup nerd are you?

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RUSS18
Monday, June 25, 2018

Harry Kane’s hat-trick inspired England to their biggest ever World Cup win as Gareth Southgate’s men sealed progress to the last 16 with a 6-1 demolition of Panama that puts their rivals on notice.

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Gareth Southgate
Sunday, June 24, 2018

Which one of these four players is England’s greatest right midfielder of all time?

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RUSS18
Saturday, June 23, 2018

Gareth Southgate’s promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.

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Gareth Southgate
Friday, June 22, 2018

Which one of these nine defenders is England’s greatest centre back of all time?

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Gareth Southgate
Thursday, June 21, 2018

Some England kits from previous World Cups have been more memorable than the team’s performance, but can you match the England kit to the tournament it was worn in?

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RUSS18
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

They’ve kept 194 clean sheets for their country between them but which one of these five shot stoppers is England’s greatest goalkeeper of all time?

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Norwich City
Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Harry Kane dug England out of a hole and secured a last-gasp 2-1 win over Tunisia in their World Cup opener.

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Gareth Southgate
Monday, June 18, 2018

With a reported three million pre-order sales, Nigeria’s kit is this summer’s standout design, but where does it sit amongst the greatest World Cup kits of all time?

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RUSS18
Sunday, June 17, 2018

David Platt’s late winner against Belgium saw England advance to the quarter-finals of the 1990 World Cup, but how much do you remember about the match?

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RUSS18
Saturday, June 16, 2018

Pelé or Baggio? Batistuta or Maradona? Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi? Thomas or Gerd Müller? Which legend has found the net the most times at World Cup tournaments?

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RUSS18
Friday, June 15, 2018

From They Think It’s All Overs to Hands of God, eighteen-year-old solos and eight-second openers by San Marino, let it never be said that England’s participation in the World Cup has been boring.

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Gareth Southgate
Thursday, June 14, 2018

It’s a competition within a competition that has been won by some of the world’s greatest players, but who do you think will win the Golden Boot award at the World Cup?

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RUSS18
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Tens of millions will be gambled on the outcome of the World Cup, from the outright winners to the number of times Neymar spits during a game, but who do you think will lift the trophy?

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Premier League
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

The Greatest Show on Turf kicks off in Russia this week, bringing with it all the emotion, heartache and joy that every football tournament does. Mark Heath takes a look at what we can expect in the next month.

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Premier League
Monday, June 11, 2018

It’s not the first thing that comes to mind when somebody mentions the World Cup, but every tournament has a poster - how many can you remember?

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FIFA
Sunday, June 10, 2018

Given sport’s global popularity and football’s status as the most popular sport, it is perhaps surprising that the beautiful game was not really touched by the ugliness of terrorism until November 13, 2015.

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FIFA
Saturday, June 9, 2018

Most football fans will not know who all the singers are in the official Russia 2018 song, how to find Nizhny Novgorod or what formation Iran will use against Morocco, but there is one thing we can be sure of: there will be controVARsy.

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FIFA
Friday, June 8, 2018

From the Tango to the Jubulani, how many footballs from World Cup history can you identify correctly?

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RUSS18
Thursday, June 7, 2018

Seven stadiums from World Cup history - from the air. How many can you identify correctly?

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RUSS18
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

It’s a who’s who of world football, a smorgasbord of the world’s best footballing talent. Almost…

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Premier League
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

With the World Cup just nine days away, how much do you know about the beautiful game’s showcase competition?

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RUSS18
Monday, June 4, 2018

England boss Gareth Southgate has named his 23-man World Cup squad - but who should make the starting XI against Tunisia?

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Gareth Southgate

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