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Three Lions breaks chart record

Three Lions breaks chart record

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After a heart-breaking week for English football fans, Three Lions is number one on this week's official singles chart.It's the first time in chart history a song has scored four spells at number one with the same artist line-up.The original 1996 version had two one-week stints whilst the 1998 re-work had a three-week spell.With over 1.6 million copies sold since its release, the anthem is also one of the UK's best-selling singles ever. 'It's Coming Home': The song that defines England England World Cup defeat seen by 26.5m Radio 1's chart show host Scott Mills said: "England gave us everything at this World Cup. The whole country got swept away with it."Three Lions being the official number one shows how we really got behind ou...
‘The team spirit at the moment is amazing’ – England star Jesse Lingard tells talkSPORT the Three Lions are ‘playing with confidence and enjoyment’

‘The team spirit at the moment is amazing’ – England star Jesse Lingard tells talkSPORT the Three Lions are ‘playing with confidence and enjoyment’

Sports
JESS HE CAN The Manchester United scored the third goal during the 6-1 rout of Panama on Sunday afternoon Jesse Lingard admitted it was ‘an amazing feeling’ to score his first World Cup goal. The Manchester United midfielder scored a sensational goal in the 6-1 drubbing of Panama on Sunday afternoon which saw England qualify for the knockout stages of the World Cup. Lingard celebrates scoring against Panama After missing several gilt-edged chances in the Tunisia game earlier in the week, Lingard had said he was bound to score eventually. And he said scoring early set the tone for the Threee Lions to go out and score more. When asked how it felt to score in Russia, he told talkSPORT: “Yeah I mean, it’s an amazing feelin...
Cassel agrees to deal with Lions

Cassel agrees to deal with Lions

Sports
Quarterback Matt Cassel has agreed to a contract with the Detroit Lions, multiple media sources reported on Wednesday. The 35-year-old Cassel will back up starter Matthew Stafford for the Lions, who also have quarterback Jake Rudock on the roster and waived quarterback Alek Torgerson on Wednesday. Cassel was released by the Tennessee Titans on March 9 after backing up Marcus Mariota the last two seasons. Cassel was drafted by the New England Patriots in the seventh round of the 2005 NFL Draft and also has played for the Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings, Buffalo Bills and Dallas Cowboys. In his 13 NFL seasons, Cassell has passed for 17,499 yards and 104 touchdowns, with 81 interceptions in 106 games, 81 of them starts.Let's block ads! (Why?) Sports News - UPI.com
Netherlands 0-1 England: Jesse Lingard strike ensures Three Lions see off Dutch

Netherlands 0-1 England: Jesse Lingard strike ensures Three Lions see off Dutch

Sports
This was England's first win over the Dutch in eight attempts Friday, March 23, 2018England secured their first win over the Netherlands since Euro 96 thanks to a second-half strike from Jesse Lingard.  Manager Gareth Southgate was part of the England squad that blew away the Dutch at Wembley as a player, but the win tonight was a more controlled performance.The Three Lions controlled the game of very few chances and were denied a clear penalty when Marcus Rashford was tripped by Matthijs de Ligt. However, England did take the lead moments later when the ball fell to Lingard on the edge of the box and the Manchester United man guided the ball into the corner of the net. MOMENT OF THE MATCHIt was a not particularly inspiring game, so the best moment has to...
Lion poacher eaten by lions in South Africa

Lion poacher eaten by lions in South Africa

World
Feb. 13 (UPI) -- A pride of lions attacked and ate a suspected lion poacher in South Africa, police said Monday.The mostly-eaten body of the man was found in the Ingwelala Private Nature Reserve over the weekend. The identity of the man has not been determined, but police found a hunting rifle near his remains, leading them to believe he was a poacher."We are still trying all other means, including the Home Affairs Department, to get his history, which may lead us to his residential place," said Police Lieutenant-Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe, according to Sowetan Live.He added: "The process of identifying the deceased has already commenced and it might be made possible by the fact that his head is amongst the remains that were found at the scene."According to the BBC, lion body parts body parts ...