Montenegro and Russia are charged over abandoned Euro 2016 qualifier

• Montenegro and Russia charged over respective fans throwing missiles
• Match in Podgorica was abandoned following a melee between the players
• Montenegro v Russia Euro 2016 qualifier abandoned after crowd trouble

Uefa has charged Montenegro after missiles were thrown at Russia players forcing the Euro 2016 qualifier in Podgorica on Friday to be abandoned.

The Montenegro football association has been charged with holding a match that was not completed, and for fans throwing fireworks and missiles. The Russian football union has also been charged over the setting off and throwing of fireworks and objects by their supporters.

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Montenegro and Russia are charged over abandoned Euro 2016 qualifier

• Montenegro and Russia charged over respective fans throwing missiles
• Match in Podgorica was abandoned following a melee between the players
• Montenegro v Russia Euro 2016 qualifier abandoned after crowd trouble

Uefa has charged Montenegro after missiles were thrown at Russia players forcing the Euro 2016 qualifier in Podgorica on Friday to be abandoned.

The Montenegro football association has been charged with holding a match that was not completed, and for fans throwing fireworks and missiles. The Russian football union has also been charged over the setting off and throwing of fireworks and objects by their supporters.

Continue reading…




Montenegro and Russia are charged over abandoned Euro 2016 qualifier

• Montenegro and Russia charged over respective fans throwing missiles
• Match in Podgorica was abandoned following a melee between the players
• Montenegro v Russia Euro 2016 qualifier abandoned after crowd trouble

Uefa has charged Montenegro after missiles were thrown at Russia players forcing the Euro 2016 qualifier in Podgorica on Friday to be abandoned.

The Montenegro football association has been charged with holding a match that was not completed, and for fans throwing fireworks and missiles. The Russian football union has also been charged over the setting off and throwing of fireworks and objects by their supporters.

Continue reading…




Montenegro and Russia are charged over abandoned Euro 2016 qualifier

• Montenegro and Russia charged over respective fans throwing missiles
• Match in Podgorica was abandoned following a melee between the players
• Montenegro v Russia Euro 2016 qualifier abandoned after crowd trouble

Uefa has charged Montenegro after missiles were thrown at Russia players forcing the Euro 2016 qualifier in Podgorica on Friday to be abandoned.

The Montenegro football association has been charged with holding a match that was not completed, and for fans throwing fireworks and missiles. The Russian football union has also been charged over the setting off and throwing of fireworks and objects by their supporters.

Continue reading…




Antonio Conte desperate to end Italy’s wobble against England

Italy face Turin friendly with manager’s future precarious against background of club-v-country rows with Serie A teams
• Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury
• Roy Hodgson challenges England fringe players against Italy

It was supposed to be the start of something special. Instead it was the beginning of the end. Italy’s World Cup-opening victory over England in Manaus led more than one commentator to proclaim they had a shot at winning the tournament, but defeats by Costa Rica and Uruguay ensured they went out along Roy Hodgson’s side at the end of the group stage.

Nine months removed from that trauma, the Azzurri are yet to recover. Where England have found strength in continuity, retaining their manager and soaring through Euro 2016 qualifying, Italy are struggling to establish an identity under a new regime that has appeared precarious in recent days.

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Antonio Conte desperate to end Italy’s wobble against England

Italy face Turin friendly with manager’s future precarious against background of club-v-country rows with Serie A teams
• Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury
• Roy Hodgson challenges England fringe players against Italy

It was supposed to be the start of something special. Instead it was the beginning of the end. Italy’s World Cup-opening victory over England in Manaus led more than one commentator to proclaim they had a shot at winning the tournament, but defeats by Costa Rica and Uruguay ensured they went out along Roy Hodgson’s side at the end of the group stage.

Nine months removed from that trauma, the Azzurri are yet to recover. Where England have found strength in continuity, retaining their manager and soaring through Euro 2016 qualifying, Italy are struggling to establish an identity under a new regime that has appeared precarious in recent days.

Continue reading…




Antonio Conte desperate to end Italy’s wobble against England

Italy face Turin friendly with manager’s future precarious against background of club-v-country rows with Serie A teams
• Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury
• Roy Hodgson challenges England fringe players against Italy

It was supposed to be the start of something special. Instead it was the beginning of the end. Italy’s World Cup-opening victory over England in Manaus led more than one commentator to proclaim they had a shot at winning the tournament, but defeats by Costa Rica and Uruguay ensured they went out along Roy Hodgson’s side at the end of the group stage.

Nine months removed from that trauma, the Azzurri are yet to recover. Where England have found strength in continuity, retaining their manager and soaring through Euro 2016 qualifying, Italy are struggling to establish an identity under a new regime that has appeared precarious in recent days.

Continue reading…




Antonio Conte desperate to end Italy’s wobble against England

Italy face Turin friendly with manager’s future precarious against background of club-v-country rows with Serie A teams
• Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury
• Roy Hodgson challenges England fringe players against Italy

It was supposed to be the start of something special. Instead it was the beginning of the end. Italy’s World Cup-opening victory over England in Manaus led more than one commentator to proclaim they had a shot at winning the tournament, but defeats by Costa Rica and Uruguay ensured they went out along Roy Hodgson’s side at the end of the group stage.

Nine months removed from that trauma, the Azzurri are yet to recover. Where England have found strength in continuity, retaining their manager and soaring through Euro 2016 qualifying, Italy are struggling to establish an identity under a new regime that has appeared precarious in recent days.

Continue reading…




Antonio Conte desperate to end Italy’s wobble against England

Italy face Turin friendly with manager’s future precarious against background of club-v-country rows with Serie A teams
• Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury
• Roy Hodgson challenges England fringe players against Italy

It was supposed to be the start of something special. Instead it was the beginning of the end. Italy’s World Cup-opening victory over England in Manaus led more than one commentator to proclaim they had a shot at winning the tournament, but defeats by Costa Rica and Uruguay ensured they went out along Roy Hodgson’s side at the end of the group stage.

Nine months removed from that trauma, the Azzurri are yet to recover. Where England have found strength in continuity, retaining their manager and soaring through Euro 2016 qualifying, Italy are struggling to establish an identity under a new regime that has appeared precarious in recent days.

Continue reading…




Antonio Conte desperate to end Italy’s wobble against England

Italy face Turin friendly with manager’s future precarious against background of club-v-country rows with Serie A teams
• Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury
• Roy Hodgson challenges England fringe players against Italy

It was supposed to be the start of something special. Instead it was the beginning of the end. Italy’s World Cup-opening victory over England in Manaus led more than one commentator to proclaim they had a shot at winning the tournament, but defeats by Costa Rica and Uruguay ensured they went out along Roy Hodgson’s side at the end of the group stage.

Nine months removed from that trauma, the Azzurri are yet to recover. Where England have found strength in continuity, retaining their manager and soaring through Euro 2016 qualifying, Italy are struggling to establish an identity under a new regime that has appeared precarious in recent days.

Continue reading…




Antonio Conte desperate to end Italy’s wobble against England

Italy face Turin friendly with manager’s future precarious against background of club-v-country rows with Serie A teams
• Conte gets death threats after Claudio Marchisio injury
• Roy Hodgson challenges England fringe players against Italy

It was supposed to be the start of something special. Instead it was the beginning of the end. Italy’s World Cup-opening victory over England in Manaus led more than one commentator to proclaim they had a shot at winning the tournament, but defeats by Costa Rica and Uruguay ensured they went out along Roy Hodgson’s side at the end of the group stage.

Nine months removed from that trauma, the Azzurri are yet to recover. Where England have found strength in continuity, retaining their manager and soaring through Euro 2016 qualifying, Italy are struggling to establish an identity under a new regime that has appeared precarious in recent days.

Continue reading…




Tiger Woods out of golf world top 100

Tiger Woods has dropped out of the world top 100 for the first time in his careerFormer number one Tiger Woods has dropped out of the world top 100 for the first time in his career as he continues his battle against injuries and loss of form. Just last January Woods posted an 82 in the Phoenix Open — his worst round as a professional — that saw him drop outside the top 50 in the world rankings for the first time in more than three years. He then jumped from world number 221 to 75 five tournaments later in breaking through for a maiden pro career win at the 1996 Las Vegas Invitational, the first of his 79 PGA Tour titles.

Tiger Woods out of golf world top 100

Tiger Woods has dropped out of the world top 100 for the first time in his careerFormer number one Tiger Woods has dropped out of the world top 100 for the first time in his career as he continues his battle against injuries and loss of form. Just last January Woods posted an 82 in the Phoenix Open — his worst round as a professional — that saw him drop outside the top 50 in the world rankings for the first time in more than three years. He then jumped from world number 221 to 75 five tournaments later in breaking through for a maiden pro career win at the 1996 Las Vegas Invitational, the first of his 79 PGA Tour titles.

Tiger Woods out of golf world top 100

Tiger Woods has dropped out of the world top 100 for the first time in his careerFormer number one Tiger Woods has dropped out of the world top 100 for the first time in his career as he continues his battle against injuries and loss of form. Just last January Woods posted an 82 in the Phoenix Open — his worst round as a professional — that saw him drop outside the top 50 in the world rankings for the first time in more than three years. He then jumped from world number 221 to 75 five tournaments later in breaking through for a maiden pro career win at the 1996 Las Vegas Invitational, the first of his 79 PGA Tour titles.

Tiger Woods out of golf world top 100

Tiger Woods has dropped out of the world top 100 for the first time in his careerFormer number one Tiger Woods has dropped out of the world top 100 for the first time in his career as he continues his battle against injuries and loss of form. Just last January Woods posted an 82 in the Phoenix Open — his worst round as a professional — that saw him drop outside the top 50 in the world rankings for the first time in more than three years. He then jumped from world number 221 to 75 five tournaments later in breaking through for a maiden pro career win at the 1996 Las Vegas Invitational, the first of his 79 PGA Tour titles.