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One night in Saint-Etienne: An England epic

On the 15th anniversary of England's epic clash with Argentina at France 98, Jon Holmes look backs on a night of high drama.

Top transfer targets from U21 Euro

Our man in Israel Jon Holmes selects his top 10 transfer targets from the European U21 Championships, and concludes his tournament blogs.

Home-grown rule not working for England

Our man in Israel, Jon Holmes, looks at how the Premier League's youth quota rule has proven itself ineffective for the England team.

Jam in Jerusalem, England bid farewell

Our man in Israel, Jon Holmes, takes a tour round the historic city of Jerusalem, ahead of England Under-21s' farewell clash against Israel.

Pearce may go, but problems will remain

Our man in Israel, Jon Holmes, reflects on the England Under-21s' European Championship failure and the future of coach Stuart Pearce.

Rose wilts, Germany & Holland blossom

Jon Holmes watches England's Danny Rose get a scare in the Roman ruins as our man in Israel provides his latest blog from the Under-21 Euros.

Rewiring required for England

Jon Holmes reflects from Israel on England's defeat to Italy in their opening game of the Under-21 European Championship.

Eyes on Israel as U21s take to the stage

Israel is gearing up for the European U21 Championship - its first UEFA tournament as hosts. Jon Holmes looks at what it means to the country.

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