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England’s Laura Unsworth is looking forward to facing the Netherlands in their Vitality World Cup quarter-final at the Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre tonight (Thursday, 8.15pm).

Croatia booked a semi-final meeting with England after pnalty shoot-out success against Russia.

Which one of these four players is England’s greatest left midfielder of all time?

And so, after two days without any World Cup action, the quarter-finals began.

It’s coming home, they said. It very nearly wasn’t.

Which one of these five players is England’s greatest left-back of all time?

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews one of the last 16 ties on day 19 of the tournament

Who doesn’t love a penalty shoot-out?

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lane Dias reviews the first last-16 tie

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lee Power previews the second round of matches

Which one of these seven players is England’s greatest central midfielder of all time?

Read our World Cup blog over the coming weeks. Lee Power reviews one of the late games on day 13 of the tournament

Gareth Southgate’s promising young England side look ready to make a mark on the world stage and help atone for the disappointments of recent tournaments.

Some England kits from previous World Cups have been more memorable than the team’s performance, but can you match the England kit to the tournament it was worn in?

World Cup hero Sir Geoff Hurst is excited about England’s chances at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Read our World Cup blog which will be featuring over the coming weeks. Lee Power reviews one of the matches on day three of the tournament

Who will also impress at this summer’s tournament and potentially force themselves into our all-time World Cup XI?

Read our irreverent World Cup blog which will be featuring every day during the tournament. Today we have sports journalist Layth Yousif reviewing the first day of the eagerly-awaited tournament...

Everyone knows what happened in 1966, but how about the 1982 finals in Spain?

Hero Hurst recalls historic summer

Thursday, June 14, 2018

With the 2018 World Cup finals about to kick-off in Russia, former England and West Ham striker Sir Geoff Hurst has been able to reflect on his own exploits in the competition.

Never mind who wins the tournament, who will score the most goals in Russia?

Which country will win the World Cup?

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

We look at the frontrunners for this summer’s tournament

What will happen at this summer’s tournament in Russia?

Danny Welbeck is setting his sights on going past David Beckham in England’s scoring charts after underlining his international credentials against Costa Rica.

It’s who’s who of world football, a smorgasbord of the world’s best footballing talent. Almost…

England midfielder Dele Alli is capable of emerging from this summer’s World Cup as a “superstar”, according to Ricky Villa.

Diego Simeone has revealed he has not been approached by Arsenal to replace departing boss Arsene Wenger. The Atletico Madrid boss speaking at the Emirates on Wednesday evening also shared news of the fitness of dangerman Diego Costa.

Havering’s Emily Defroand says England’s women want a medal at the Commonwealth Games, but knows they have to focus on each step of their journey.

Hockey: Argentina 3 Great Britain 1

Monday, February 12, 2018

Great Britain’s women lost the second match of their five-Test series in Rosario on Sunday, as captain Alex Danson made her 100th appearance.

Hockey: Argentina 2 Great Britain 1

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Great Britain’s women were edged out by hosts Argentina in the first of their five-match series in Rosario.

The women’s World Cup is in London this summer and Emily Defroand flew out to Argentina with Great Britain this week for a five-Test series as part of the build-up.

Hockey World League: England 4 China 1

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

England’s women proved too strong for China to book a quarter-final place at the Hockey World League Final in New Zealand.

England’s women were edged out by a solitary in their second match at the Hockey World League Final in New Zealand.

A visibly disappointed Mauricio Pochettino has insisted his Tottenham Hotspur side were the better side, especially before they conceded the first goal in a 2-0 defeat against Arsenal.

Hockey World League: England 0 Germany 2

Saturday, November 18, 2017

England’s women made a losing start to their Hockey World League final campaign in New Zealand overnight.

Arsene Wenger has offered his Spurs counterpart Mauricio Pochettino advice on how to win a trophy – saying his team have to overcome the ‘fear’ of failing if they want to win silverware this season.

The festival celebrates Latin American theatre in the UK and will take place at the Arcola Theatre in Dalston from September 6 to October 7.

England 5 Argentina 2

You might not associate the docks and slums with the world’s most romantic dance — until you see Sadler’s Wells’ newest show, Tanguera, writes Allis Moss.

England suffer semi-final loss

Friday, July 21, 2017

Maddie Hinch makes several fine saves, but it isn’t enough to send them through to final

England hopes shot down by Dutch

Saturday, June 24, 2017

England 0 Netherlands 2

England 4 Canada 2

England’s men will face Canada for a place in the 2018 World Cup at the Olympic Park’s Lee Valley Hockey & Tennis Centre on Thursday evening (8pm).

England 3 Argentina 3

England 7 Malaysia 3

Maori All Blacks 10 British & Irish Lions 32

England 2 China 0

Global hockey event to get underway at Olympic Park

England international buoyed by Rotterdam experience

Arsenal’s Ainsley Maitland-Niles helped England’s under-20s etch their names into the history books for all time by winning the World Cup in Korea on Sunday.

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