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SportsDirect.com Reveal the Nation’s Favourite England Shirt!

thumbnailThe votes have been counted and the results are in! We recently asked our fantastic Facebook fans to choose which England shirt was their favourite from decades gone by. The final line up included the iconic, trophy winning shirt from the 1966 team, followed by the 1976 shirt from ten years later. Up next was the nostalgic 1996 shirt (Three lions, anyone?), the 2000 shirt, the 2002 shirt and the brand new 2014 shirt ready for the World Cup in Brazil. [More]

Head-to-Head: England v Italy

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Following months of anticipation, Saturday will finally be the occasion when England kick off their World Cup campaign. The Three Lions fell victim to the Italians the last time that the sides faced each other in the quarter-finals of Euro 2012, following a penalty shootout. Since then, it would be fair to say that both teams have undergone wholesale changes and we’ll now take a look at just how players from both sides stack up against each other.

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Top 10 Traditional Father’s Day Gifts

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With the UK set to spend over £770m on Father’s Day, it goes without saying that it’s another occasion where you’ve got to get the ideas juices flowing. If you, or your dad for that matter, is something of a traditionalist there are numerous gifts that have been associated with the big day for many a year. Here, we take a look at some of the stereotypical options that the typical son or daughter can buy for their Dad for the 15th of June.

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Top 5 Indoor Activities for a Wet Weekend

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The British weather is temperamental, there’s no denying that, especially in summer. One day it could be 24 degrees and sunny, and then the next cold, drizzly and dull. When the kids are off school in the summer holidays and the rain clouds appear on the horizon, it’s time to get creative to keep the kids from getting bored. Thankfully we at SportsDirect.com have come up with 5 fantastic indoor activities to get you through those miserable days:

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How To Survive The Summer Holidays… For Parents

thumbnailWhile the kids might be buzzing for the forthcoming summer holidays, most parents are in a completely opposite frame of mind. This is the time of year where structure goes out of the window and it takes some crafty ideas, and plenty of perseverance, to make sure the holidays are something to remember for the right reasons. Bearing the above in mind, here’s our lowdown on how to survive those six weeks and make them as enjoyable as possible for the family.

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