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Daily Links: 90 Days to World Cup

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Three months to go to World Cup. In today's edition: Tottenham in Europa League action, Prandelli praises England, and the 12th best team in the world.

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Europa League Actions

Premier League's lone representative, Tottenham, have their work cut out for them if they want to qualify for the quarter-finals after falling 3-1 to Benfica at White Hart Lane.

Another Touchline Trouble

Tim Sherwood and Jorge Jesus clashed during the match. After the game Sherwood call Jesus "lacks class".

Guilty as Charged

Both Nicolas Anelka and Alan Pardew have decided not to appeal their punishment. Anelka was hit with a 5-match ban over a controversial gesture, while Pardew was banned for 7 match due to head butting David Meyler of Hull.

Hughton Wants Action

The Norwich manager believes that there is an 'imbalance' regarding non-white managers and urges actions from all involved.

Cantona Arrested

The Manchester United legend was in hot water and was arrested after assaulting a man in London.

Rooney is behind Sturridge's Success

The Liverpool striker credits Wayne Rooney as someone who has helped his career. His sometimes 'fiery' relations with Luis Suarez is also another factor.

Mind Games? Part 1

Cesare Prandelli, Italy's coach, said that England has 'improved a lot'. Subsequently, he said only Buffon is guaranteed of a spot in the national team.

Mind Games? Part 2

While Olivier Giroud states that Karim Benzema is France's first-choice striker.

England Rise in Rankings

12th best team in the world, beware world!