Roy Hodgson and his England squad will spend an extra day in Manaus immediately before their first 2014 World Cup game against Italy there on 14 June in a bid to help acclimatise to the extreme conditions in the Amazonian city.
Like this page on Facebook for updates
Sunday 06 February 2011
Sunday 23 January 2011
Having failed humiliatingly with their bid for the 2018 World Cup, the Football Association will discover this week the fate of a rather lower-profile campaign for the Uefa Under-21 finals to take place in the summer of 2013.
Sunday 23 January 2011
Cheap flights to the Caribbean
Thomson Airways is offering direct flights from Manchester to La Romana in the Dominican Republic, from the rock-bottom price of £299, including taxes. The flight to the Caribbean island departs 6 February.
Go to thomson.co.uk/flights
Tuesday 21 December 2010
Saturday 11 December 2010
Sunday 21 November 2010
Wednesday 10 November 2010
Wednesday 27 October 2010
The former chief executive of the insurance group PWS was sent to prison for 21 months yesterday after he admitted paying bribes to win foreign contracts for the company.
Tuesday 24 August 2010
Falling profits at Lord Ashcroft's Caribbean banking business have sent shares in his British holding company towards all time lows.
Friday 06 August 2010
Tuesday 20 July 2010
The frog-killing disease which is sweeping parts of the world is now wiping out amphibian species before they have even been described, new research has shown.
Exclusive: Young people ‘want UK to stay in Europe’: Four in 10 adults aged 18 to 24 are ‘firmly in favour’ of membership, poll shows
You can STILL be jailed for being a republican, government confirms, and it remains illegal to even 'imagine' overthrowing the Queen
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
Fighting back: the woman giving a voice (and 49,999 others) to the victims of sexism - by giving an airing to their horror stories
PM denies two child limit for benefits is part of Tory welfare policy
Ethan Couch: Texas quadruple murderer – or a victim of ‘affluenza’?
- 1 America's 'virgin births'? One in 200 mothers 'became pregnant without having sex'
- 2 Sun will 'flip upside down' within weeks, says Nasa
- 4 Christmas comes early: Justin Bieber announces he's 'retiring from music'
- 5 Children evacuated from swimming pool after prosthetic leg mistaken for paedophile