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#San Marino

Perennial whipping boys San Marino end run of 40 consecutive defeats
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# Life Begins At 40

Perennial whipping boys San Marino end run of 40 consecutive defeats

Oct 14th 2020, 8:42 PM 15,142 Views 10 Comments

Goalkeeper Simone Benedettini was the hero in their goalless Nations League clash with Liechtenstein.

Russell and McLean on target as Scotland see off San Marino after Kazakhstan humiliation
# Unconvincing
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# Unconvincing

Russell and McLean on target as Scotland see off San Marino after Kazakhstan humiliation

Mar 24th 2019, 9:12 PM 4,111 Views 2 Comments

Alex McLeish said his side’s 2-0 win on Sunday evening was a nervous performance.

Surreal scenes as MotoGP rider disqualified for grabbing opponent's brake lever
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# Black Flag

Surreal scenes as MotoGP rider disqualified for grabbing opponent's brake lever

Sep 9th 2018, 3:23 PM 20,298 Views 13 Comments

Moto2 rider Romano Fenati was given a black flag for attempting to grab the front brake of rival Stefano Manzi.

Italy boss unhappy with Manchester United over 'bizarre' Darmian decision
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# Ace Ventura

Italy boss unhappy with Manchester United over 'bizarre' Darmian decision

May 30th 2017, 6:56 PM 17,636 Views 4 Comments

United have refused to release the player for international duty until 5 June, Giampiero Ventura says.

Andorra - one of international football's worst teams - earn first victory since 2004
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# 'l' Clasico

Andorra - one of international football's worst teams - earn first victory since 2004

Feb 22nd 2017, 9:01 PM 9,922 Views 8 Comments

San Marino are still without a win in over a decade.

San Marino MP compares Roy Hodgson to an elephant after cricket joke
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# Under Fire

San Marino MP compares Roy Hodgson to an elephant after cricket joke

Aug 25th 2015, 9:25 PM 8,738 Views 8 Comments

The England manager has come under fire for a “joke in bad taste”.

It's been a superb 24 hours for the minnows as the Faroes, Liechtenstein and San Marino pick up Euro points
# Weak Become Heroes
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# Weak Become Heroes

It's been a superb 24 hours for the minnows as the Faroes, Liechtenstein and San Marino pick up Euro points

Nov 15th 2014, 7:55 PM 7,451 Views 7 Comments

Greece, Moldova and Estonia were left red-faced.

Macedonia and 3 other occasions when Ireland have been humbled by a minnow
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# Upsets

Macedonia and 3 other occasions when Ireland have been humbled by a minnow

Oct 11th 2014, 8:30 AM 6,609 Views 6 Comments

Slip-ups against lesser opposition aren’t a common occurrence but are we due one?

FA investigate Rio Ferdinand racism claims
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# Chants

FA investigate Rio Ferdinand racism claims

Mar 29th 2013, 5:57 PM 924 Views 0 Comments

‘We do not want supporters who chant vile or racist abuse following the England team,’ the association says.

World Cup qualifying: San Marino 0 England 8
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# WCQ

World Cup qualifying: San Marino 0 England 8

Mar 22nd 2013, 10:00 PM 1,999 Views 3 Comments

So they’re gonna win the World Cup now.

Roy Hodgson goes easy on foul-mouthed Bertrand
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# Loud Noises

Roy Hodgson goes easy on foul-mouthed Bertrand

Oct 11th 2012, 5:46 PM 1,411 Views 0 Comments

The Chelsea full-back reacted angrily to suggestions he had withdrawn from England’s 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier against San Marino with mere a sore throat.

England stars given code of conduct by FA
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# Education

England stars given code of conduct by FA

Oct 9th 2012, 6:36 PM 509 Views 1 Comment

The new disciplinary procedures were outlined to England’s players for the first time when they met on Monday.

Jonjo Shelvey to train with England seniors
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# Young Lions

Jonjo Shelvey to train with England seniors

Oct 8th 2012, 4:40 PM 982 Views 1 Comment

Arsenal’s Kieran Gibbs has also withdrawn from the England squad due to injury, with Chelsea’s Ryan Bertrand called up as his replacement.

Hodgson says sorry to Ferdinand over England snub
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# Apology

Hodgson says sorry to Ferdinand over England snub

Oct 4th 2012, 2:33 PM 1,353 Views 4 Comments

The veteran manager admitted he made “a mistake” in relation to the United defender.

Pedrosa turns heat on Lorenzo with pole
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# Winning

Pedrosa turns heat on Lorenzo with pole

Sep 15th 2012, 2:57 PM 281 Views 0 Comments

The Spaniard secured the fastest qualifying time for the San Marino MotoGP today.

Dani Pedrosa dominates the field to win the Indianapolis MotoGP
# Speedy Spaniard
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# Speedy Spaniard

Dani Pedrosa dominates the field to win the Indianapolis MotoGP

Aug 19th 2012, 9:29 PM 441 Views 1 Comment

The Spaniard started the race in pole position and never looked back.

Italian police seize giant wind farm in mafia probe
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# Italy

Italian police seize giant wind farm in mafia probe

Jul 13th 2012, 9:33 PM 7,730 Views 22 Comments

Police seized assets worth €350 million as part of the crackdown on the mafia.

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Mar 28th 2012, 7:47 PM 6,895 Views 1 Comment

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
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# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Mar 28th 2012, 4:50 PM 6,443 Views 10 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Like: San Marino restored to Eurovision after removing 'Facebook' from song
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# Eurotrash

Like: San Marino restored to Eurovision after removing 'Facebook' from song

Mar 28th 2012, 2:47 PM 4,157 Views 9 Comments

Valentina Monetta’s song ‘Facebook, Uh, Oh, Oh’ had been kicked out of the competition for trademark violation.

Minnows, minnows on the ball: Ireland's record against the little guys
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# Off Broadway

Minnows, minnows on the ball: Ireland's record against the little guys

Oct 7th 2011, 6:13 PM 218 Views 0 Comments

Ireland might be facing one of the worst teams in the world tonight but, historically, that hasn’t always translated to our best performances

WATCH: The Andorran football team's only ever competitive victory, plus 4 other shocks they (nearly) produced
# Underdogs
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# Underdogs

WATCH: The Andorran football team's only ever competitive victory, plus 4 other shocks they (nearly) produced

Oct 5th 2011, 1:43 PM 885 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of Friday’s game, we look at the minnows record in international football, and find that they are capable of producing the odd surprise result.