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england–scotland football rivalry

The England–Scotland football rivalry is a sports rivalry that ...

wikipedia - 11 Nov 2016
The England–Scotland football rivalry is a sports rivalry that exists between their respective national football teams. It is the oldest international fixture in the world, first played in 1872 at Hamilton Crescent, Glasgow. The history of the British Isles has led to much rivalry between the nations in many forms, and the social and cultural effects of centuries of antagonism and conflict between the two has contributed to the intense nature of the sporting contests. Scottish nationalism has also be
england–scotland football rivalry

Staggies goalkeeper Munro thrilled with Scots call-up

Press and Journal - 09 Oct 2018
Munro received his first call up for Scot Gemmill's squad for the European Championship qualifying double header against Ukraine and England, as a replacement for injured Hamilton Accies goalkeeper Ryan Fulton. The 18-year-old has previously been ...
england–scotland football rivalry

The bitter truth about football rivalry in the UK

Sport24 - 10 Jul 2018
Edinburgh - For football fans in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, it's often a case of ABE (Anyone But England). It's tough for them to change the habit of a lifetime and get behind Gareth Southgate's team in the World Cup. READ: Rooney lauds ...
england–scotland football rivalry

Scots would rather see Russia win the World Cup than England

The Times - 16 Jun 2018
It's the ancient rivalry that once even saw Andy Murray joke that he would “support whoever England were playing against”. Now it has emerged that Scots' distaste for England's football team is so widespread they would even prefer Russia to win the ...
england–scotland football rivalry

Opinion: If you're Scottish and hope England do well you can get tae

Got The Battle Fever On (blog) - 29 Jun 2018
This is a football rivalry, and one that goes back over a century, through times when the idea of Scottish independence was completely unthinkable. The two are not the same. Football rivalries often exist between nations, particularly in Europe, as a ...
england–scotland football rivalry

Henry McLeish: Scots need to ditch 'anyone but England' attitude

The Scotsman - 11 Jul 2018
We have wasted too much emotional energy on England and its football team over the years. Too often in the past our football rivalry has become a vehicle for the worst excesses of being Scottish. At a time of rapid modernisation, political renewal and ...
england–scotland football rivalry

England v Scotland: The rivalry known 'throughout the world'

BBC Sport - 11 Nov 2016
England and Scotland meet for the 113th time at Wembley on Friday night as a rivalry which "is known throughout the world" returns. The oldest fixture in international football is the first competitive meeting of the sides since 1999. With only one ...

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