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#England

# england - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From The Score All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick doesn’t know any England players’ names Knowledge Is Power

All Blacks lock Brodie Retallick doesn’t know any England players’ names

The Kiwi second row is looking forward to facing ‘Michael Lawes’ this weekend.

# england - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

From The Score England’s World Cup hotel fined for ‘not providing condoms to guests’ Safety First

England’s World Cup hotel fined for ‘not providing condoms to guests’

Rio de Janeiro’s Royal Tulip has incurred the wrath of the Brazilian consumer protection agency.

From The Score A debut against the All Blacks? England name seven uncapped players The Deep End

A debut against the All Blacks? England name seven uncapped players

Stuart Lancaster has selected some inexperienced men in his squad to tour New Zealand.

# england - Monday 26 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Student got his lad out in school yearbook photo – all had to be recalled Expose

Student got his lad out in school yearbook photo – all had to be recalled

Quick! Hide the yearbook before Nana asks to see it!

From The Score Steffon Armitage named 2014 ERC European Player of the Year Deserved

Steffon Armitage named 2014 ERC European Player of the Year

The 28-year-old English back row was man of the match in the Heineken Cup final on Saturday.

From The Score Donncha O’Callaghan will play for the Barbarians against England on Sunday Baabaas

Donncha O’Callaghan will play for the Barbarians against England on Sunday

Ulster’s Roger Wilson is also included in a squad that has the potential to create magic in Twickenham.

# england - Sunday 25 May, 2014

From The Score Carragher lauds ‘modern striker’ Sturridge as England’s secret World Cup weapon Ingerland

Carragher lauds ‘modern striker’ Sturridge as England’s secret World Cup weapon

The Liverpool man faces Luis Suarez’s Uruguay in the first game next month.

From The Score Cheating, Munster’s coaching team and battling cancer; the week’s best sportswriting Good Reads

Cheating, Munster’s coaching team and battling cancer; the week’s best sportswriting

We’ve also picked out articles on Marco Materazzi, Louis van Gaal and a fictional 1994 World Cup.

# england - Monday 19 May, 2014

From The Score England dreaming of World Cup success – Gerrard Daydream Believer

England dreaming of World Cup success – Gerrard

‘Us players dream as well, you always say to yourself ‘what if’, ‘what if it does happen,’ he said.

From The Score Jonny Wilkinson officially confirms retirement at end of the season Wilko

Jonny Wilkinson officially confirms retirement at end of the season

‘It goes without saying that I have an enormous number of people to thank for their support from all around the world.’

From The Score Suarez may struggle to shine in Brazil, says Hodgson Ingerland

Suarez may struggle to shine in Brazil, says Hodgson

Uruguay are England’s group rivals in Brazil next month.

# england - Thursday 15 May, 2014

From The Score Danny Cipriani back in the England fold ahead of New Zealand tour Comeback

Danny Cipriani back in the England fold ahead of New Zealand tour

The 26-year-old out-half is in with a chance of involvement in the three-Test series against the All Blacks.

# england - Monday 12 May, 2014

From The Score Explosive Highlanders centre Fekitoa included in All Blacks training squad New Blood

Explosive Highlanders centre Fekitoa included in All Blacks training squad

The 22-year-old is one of five uncapped faces in the selection that will be whittled down to face England next month.

# england - Friday 9 May, 2014

Rolf Harris was ‘nicknamed ‘The Octopus’ because of his wandering hands’

The presenter is accused of a string of sexual assaults against a number of women.

From The Score Rio Ferdinand ‘open to offers’ if United let him go this summer Out Of Contract

Rio Ferdinand ‘open to offers’ if United let him go this summer

The 35-year-old defender has not enjoyed a strong season for the Manchester club.

# england - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

From The Score Lions and England rugby coach Andy Farrell has three tips for a succesful defence Big D This post contains videos

Lions and England rugby coach Andy Farrell has three tips for a succesful defence

Who better to take lessons from than the only man to stop Joe Schmidt’s attack this year?

Half of new cancer patients in the UK will live for 10 years

Cancer Research UK want three quarters of people diagnosed to live for at least a decade within the next 20 years.

# england - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge The mystery of the man being walked on a lead around London has been solved Unleashed

The mystery of the man being walked on a lead around London has been solved

Was it a role-playing exercise? A PR stunt? An art project?

# england - Friday 11 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge A businessman is being walked around London on a lead Man On Lead

A businessman is being walked around London on a lead

Everyone is understandably confused.

# england - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Michael D Higgins hopes England ‘go all the way’ at the World Cup

The President made his remarks to some 700 people who attended a gala dinner in London at the end of day two of his historic State visit to the UK.

# england - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Someone in England has been flushing piranhas down the toilet

Local residents had reported that something smelt fishy. No really, they did.

# england - Saturday 29 March, 2014

First gay marriage takes place in England and Wales

Same-sex couples who were married abroad are now recognised under the new law in England and Wales.

# england - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Three G4S guards charged with manslaughter of man being deported

Jimmy Mubenga died after being restrained by the three guards on board a plane at Heathrow airport as he was being deported.

# england - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From The Score England take Six Nations lead after hammering Italy in Rome Wooden Spoon This post contains videos

England take Six Nations lead after hammering Italy in Rome

However, Leonardo Sarto’s late try ensured England would not surpass the 50-point margin they chased.

From The Score Poll: Who do you think will win the Six Nations Championship today? Your Say This post contains a poll

# england - Thursday 13 March, 2014

From The Score Tuilagi on the bench as England name unchanged team Six Nations

Tuilagi on the bench as England name unchanged team

The Leicester centre could be in line to make his first international appearance for over a year in Rome.

# england - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

From The Score England recall centre Manu Tuilagi as they target tries in Rome Central Power

England recall centre Manu Tuilagi as they target tries in Rome

The Leicester Tiger is likely to be used as a replacement in the second half against Italy.

# england - Friday 7 March, 2014

From The Score David Moyes condemns England fans’ Tom Cleverley petition Clevs

David Moyes condemns England fans’ Tom Cleverley petition

The United midfielder was booed at Wembley on Wednesday night.

# england - Thursday 6 March, 2014

From The Score England can win World Cup, insists Mourinho England Expects

England can win World Cup, insists Mourinho

“When I see the players and the experience of the players and the clubs where they play, I don’t understand why one day it cannot happen.”

# england - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

From The Score An oral history: Ireland’s famous win over world champions England, a decade ago Twickenham

An oral history: Ireland’s famous win over world champions England, a decade ago

We caught up with some of the people closest to the action on a day that Irish rugby was finally convinced they could take on the best in the world.

From The Score Jonathan Davies returns to Welsh team that includes 12 Lions Midfield Boost

Jonathan Davies returns to Welsh team that includes 12 Lions

Head coach Warren Gatland has restored the Scarlets centre to his side ahead of the trip to Twickenham.

# england - Monday 3 March, 2014

From The Score Tuilagi back in England squad for big bash against Wales Midfield

Tuilagi back in England squad for big bash against Wales

Marland Yarde has also been handed a recall as the Championship enters its decisive final weeks.

# england - Sunday 2 March, 2014

From The Score ‘If you have to chin someone in training, just to make sure, then you do that’ Leadership

‘If you have to chin someone in training, just to make sure, then you do that’

Former Leicester, England and Lions captain Martin Corry talks us through the concept of leading teams.

# england - Friday 28 February, 2014

From The Score Owen Farrell absolved of wrongdoing by RFU over £440 ticket sale In The Clear

Owen Farrell absolved of wrongdoing by RFU over £440 ticket sale

English rugby’s governing body has underlined that the out-half is a man of ‘utmost integrity.’

# england - Thursday 27 February, 2014

From The Score Nora Stapleton column: England’s experience was the ultimate difference Column

Nora Stapleton column: England’s experience was the ultimate difference

The Ireland out-half reflects on last weekend’s defeat in Twickenham, but also looks forward to facing Italy.

From The Score Heaslip: ‘You’ve got to learn from your mistakes and fail better’ Positivity

Heaslip: ‘You’ve got to learn from your mistakes and fail better’

The Ireland No. 8 is focusing on positives as Ireland prepare for the closing stages of the Six Nations.

# england - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

From The Score Schmidt laments loss of control in frenetic endgame at Twickenham Clutch

Schmidt laments loss of control in frenetic endgame at Twickenham

‘We lost a bit of shape, maybe tried a bit too hard in that last 10 minutes,” says the head coach.

# england - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

From The Score VIDEO: Behind the scenes at the Ireland v England match Tunnel Cam

VIDEO: Behind the scenes at the Ireland v England match

It’s like a really long Vine, in a good way.

From The Score Analysis: Ireland’s decision-making and execution lets them down in Twickenham Analysis

Analysis: Ireland’s decision-making and execution lets them down in Twickenham

Joe Schmidt’s men identified the space in wide channels, but couldn’t convert it into gainline advances.

From The Score England set for friendly in Dublin next year Old Rivalry

England set for friendly in Dublin next year

FAI chief executive John Delaney confirmed that the teams will meet in 2015.