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Entries Tagged as 'Euro 2008'

Alan Shearer Keen To Be New England Boss

June 28th, 2016 · 10 Comments

The latest demise for England in a major Championship was last night and we shouldn’t be too surprised about it, because it happens every two years like clockwork. Iceland looked a good side in Nice last night when they beat England 2-1 and they deserve every credit – they were great! They are a country […]

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Tags: Coaching · England News · Euro 2008 · Euro 2016 · European Competition · Newcastle News · Other News

He Is A Quality Man And A Great Coach

September 13th, 2015 · 2 Comments

With Newcastle playing at West Ham tomorrow night and Steve McClaren and Slaven Bilic being the respective coaches at the two clubs, it brings back memories of November, 2007 when they were managing England and Croatia respectively. Croatia beat England 3-2 at Wembley, and therefore England failed to qualify for Euro 2008 the next year, […]

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Tags: Coaching · England News · Euro 2008 · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press Conference

Arshavin Agent Says Player Has Had 5 Offers

June 26th, 2008 · 66 Comments

Setanta Sports is reporting that Andrei Arshavin’s agent has revealed the Euro 2008 star has had more than five offers for his signature.  Andrei Arshavin – plays for Russia against Spain today

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Tags: Euro 2008 · International News · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Germany Win But You’ve Got To Love Turkey

June 25th, 2008 · 61 Comments

In a very close game tonight in Basle, Switzerland, that had the TV feed interrupted by lightning a couple of times, the miracles that Turkey were able to weave in the tournament finally ran out. Klose heads home Germany’s second goal to put them 2-1 up

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Tags: Euro 2008 · International News · Newcastle News

Who Will Now Win Euro2008? – Vote

June 24th, 2008 · 38 Comments

We had a poll just before Euro 2008 started with all 16 teams down – and the top six in the poll were as follows: Holland (27%, 532 Votes) Spain (21%, 414 Votes) Germany (13%, 250 Votes) Portugal (9%, 166 Votes) Turkey (6%, 110 Votes) Russia (6%, 110 Votes) Now we have the four semi […]

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Tags: Euro 2008 · International News · Newcastle News · Poll