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English industry gains its reward through Lescott

It was a performance for a time of austerity, devoid of the kind of ambition that will always be hoped for from those of a nation whose psyche, where the national team is concerned, will always be skewed by the act of having given football to the rest of the world. By the end, the English whistles that issued around the stadium, urging the referee to blow his own, acknowledged the truth that this was a game of artists versus artisans. And yet for all that, this is a result to be deeply grateful for.

<b> Patrice Evra : </b> Caught out a few times by the pace of Welbeck and Young in a slow start to the game. But the Manchester United full-back grew in influence and proved a threat down the left-hand side in the second half. 6

England followed Chelsea blueprint against France says Patrice Evra

Manchester United defender Patrice Evra believes England followed Chelsea's example in order to collect a Euro 2012 point against France last night.

Lescott on target as Hodgson’s England make impressive start to Euro 2012 with hard-earned 1-1 draw against France

England's artisans keep Wayne Rooney in the picture with France draw

France 1 England 1: Lescott on target as Hodgson's England make impressive start to Euro 2012 with hard-earned 1-1 draw against France

June 7, 2012: France's national soccer team midfielder Franck Ribery is seen in a sauna at the team's training center in Kircha, on the eve of the Euro 2012 football championships opening match on.

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Ukraine grounds fit for purpose – unlike England's logistical efforts

Venues in Donetsk and Kiev pass muster – even if they are hundreds of miles from team hotel

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Euro 2012 'means everything' to England midfielder Scott Parker

England midfielder Scott Parker has admitted it "means everything" to get the chance to appear at Euro 2012.

M'vila's injury spoils French victory

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Gourcuff fluffs final audition for France

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Patrice Evra is unconcerned by France's struggles in beating Iceland last night as they build up to Euro 2012.

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Spurs' Kaboul ruled out of France squad for Euro 2012

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Germany v France: Recalled Saha out to secure Euro role

As England welcome the world No3 side to Wembley tonight, their opponents in the opening European Championship game this summer continue their preparations with a trip to second-ranked Germany.

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