Harry Kane (r) has scored in every Euro 2020 qualifying gameEngland completed the formalities of their successful Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a victory in Kosovo that was not as comfortable as the scoreline suggests – and which confirmed Gareth Southgate’s side remain a mixed bag.As Thursday’s 7-0 win over Montenegro secured their place in…

Joe Denly had been a doubt for the Test in New Zealand with an ankle injuryTour match, Cobham Oval, Whangarei (day two of three):New Zealand XI 302-6: Phillips 116, Blundell 60, Archer 2-58, Stokes 2-64England 355-8: Pope 88, Buttler 88, Denly 68, Mitchell 2-10, Tickner 2-19ScorecardJoe Denly says he is “as near as 100% fit”…

Gordon Banks or Peter Shilton? Bobby Moore or Terry Butcher? Gary Lineker or Wayne Rooney?England’s men play their 1,000th match when they face Montenegro on 14 November, and to mark the occasion we asked you to pick your all-time Three Lions XI.Over 147 years, 19 managers have selected 1,244 players, but through consultation with a…

13 Nov From the section England ‘Don’t be silly Steve, England have never lost to them…’England’s men have lost 189 times in their first 999 internationals.But who has handed out the defeats? Can you name them all?Oh, we should say that if a match goes to a penalty shootout it’s technically a draw…Who has beaten…

Jofra Archer is expected to take the place of injured James Anderson for the second Test at Lord’sMen’s Ashes 2019: England v Australia, second Specsavers TestVenue: Lord’s Dates: 14-18 August Start time: 11:00 BSTCoverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra, Radio 4 LW, BBC Sport website & app. In-play…

Anderson’s calf will not heal in time for him to feature in the Lord’s Test that starts on 14 AugustMen’s Ashes 2019: England v Australia, second Specsavers TestVenue: Lord’s Dates: 14-18 August Time: 11:00 BSTCoverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, Radio 4 LW, online, tablets, mobiles and BBC…

A man begins to count down: “30, 29, 28… You’ve got until zero to get your selfies and after that it’s finished.”Adil Rashid has just spent over an hour greeting jubilant supporters at Masjid Umar, his local mosque in his home city of Bradford, and is scrambling towards the exit. “Sorry about this,” he says…

James Anderson was injured in a county game for Lancashire against Durham at Sedbergh School on 2 JulyEngland’s all-time leading Test wicket-taker James Anderson says he feels “good” as he aims to be fit for the Ashes.Lancashire’s Anderson, 36, suffered “a low grade calf muscle tear” during a County Championship match on 2 July.The first…