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England In ‘Good Place’ For World Cup, Says Captain Harry Kane
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England In ‘Good Place’ For World Cup, Says Captain Harry Kane

England captain Harry Kane© AFPEngland captain Harry Kane said the Three Lions are in a good place heading into the World Cup after a 3-3 draw with Germany on Monday despite going to Qatar on a six-game winless run. Kane looked to have completed a famous fightback for Gareth Southgate's men as they came from 2-0 down to lead 3-2 at Wembley before Kai Havertz salvaged a point for the visitors. "The mentality and fight of the team was shown out there today," said Kane, who moved to within two goals of matching Wayne Rooney's record of 53 goals for England."We didn't get the win but we can be proud of what we did and it puts us in a good place ahead of the World Cup."Despite leading England to the semi-finals of the 2018 World Cup and a first major tournament final for 55 years at Euro 2...
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World Cup Captains To Wear Anti-Discrimination Armbands

England's Harry Kane and other European team captains will wear "OneLove" armbands during the World Cup in Qatar to fight discrimination, the Football Association announced on Wednesday. Homosexuality is illegal in the Gulf state and organizers have battled to reassure rights groups that same-sex couples will not face action at the tournament, which starts on November 20. Ten European nations, including England, France and Germany, have teamed up to support the season-long OneLove campaign to promote inclusion, which features an armband with a multi-coloured heart.Kane and the captains of the seven other nations in the group who have qualified for the World Cup will wear the armbands in Qatar."I am honored to join my fellow national team captains in supporting the important OneLove cam...