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Chelsea and England defender Gary Cahill hints he will retire from international football after World Cup

Chelsea and England defender Gary Cahill hints he will retire from international football after World Cup

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last hurrah The 32-year-old is desperate to play in the third-place play-off against Belgium on Saturday Gary Cahill will hold talks with England manager Gareth Southgate over whether he should end his international career. The Chelsea defender is desperate to face Belgium in the third-place play-off on Saturday because it could be his last game for the Three Lions. Cahill could play his last England match on Saturday Cahill, 32, has lost his place to Harry Maguire and featured just once in Russia. He said: “It is a good conversation for me to have with the manager in the coming month or so. “Any time I get an opportunity to play for England, I want to do that. I can finish my England career knowing that I have played every possib...
Where did Snow Patrol go for seven years? Gary Lightbody opens up

Where did Snow Patrol go for seven years? Gary Lightbody opens up

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Gary Lightbody battled depression and alcoholism as Snow Patrol wrote their seventh album, Wildness. The band's frontman tells the BBC about overcoming his demons, how Nick Cave helped him conquer writer's block, and why he and Ed Sheeran want matching tattoos.Seven years. 2,555 days. That's how long it took Snow Patrol to make their new album.In the same time, you could have trained to be a doctor, launched a spacecraft to Saturn or filmed six series of Game of Thrones.But Gary Lightbody was engaged in a much more serious pursuit - conquering a life-threatening addiction to alcohol."I was relying on booze to get me through the day, every day" he recalls. "I'd started drinking on my own when I couldn't find anybody to go out with...
Gary Oldman's Churchill transformation 'uncanny'

Gary Oldman's Churchill transformation 'uncanny'

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Gary Oldman's co-stars in new Second World War film Darkest Hour have recalled how they felt when seeing him in make-up for the part for the first time.The British veteran has already received Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild nominations in the US for his role as Winston Churchill in the film, which is released here later this month.Oldman spent more than four hours in make-up and costume each day to be fitted into the silicone face mould and foam bodysuit he needed in order to look like the politician.The results are incredible; his co-stars Kristen Scott Thomas and Lily James say there was an "audible gasp" when they saw the star in full costume for the first time."We had four weeks of rehearsal before we started shooting… and the first day of the rehearsal there was a big read-throu
BBC pay: Gary Lineker's £18K an hour has fans seeing red over host's salary

BBC pay: Gary Lineker's £18K an hour has fans seeing red over host's salary

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The Match Of The Day host went from Three Lions hero to villain after angry supporters claimed his £1.8million-a-year salary would pay for 68 soldiers or 80 nurses.Fans claimed they tuned into the weekly football show to see the matches – not Lineker.Others pledged to boycott Walkers Crisps while he remained the star of the company’s TV adverts.GETTYBACKLASH: Fans last night turned on Gary Lineker over his BBC wagesWhich teams have topped MOTD running order the most often? STARSPORT count down the Premier League teams that have topped the running order on Match of the Day most often this season.GETTY 6-. Arsenal - Once The backlash came after Lineker was named as the Beeb’s second-biggest earner behind Chris Evans. “Lineker became the best paid from p