Hodgson's pride at leading England in Brazil

England manager Roy Hodgson tells UEFA.com how much leading the country of his birth at the FIFA World Cup means to him and discusses the "pretty strong group" his side are in.

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  • Jubilant German fans celebrate in Berlin

    Jubilant German fans celebrate in Berlin

    UEFA.com joined the party as hundreds of thousands of people descended on Berlin to watch Germany win the FIFA World Cup.
  • Del Bosque aims to confirm Spain 'optimism'

    Del Bosque aims to confirm Spain 'optimism'

    Vicente Del Bosque travels to Brazil confident of defending the FIFA World Cup which his team won memorably in South Africa four years ago, revealing that after that success the side go to the tournament "a lot more optimistic for what is ahead".
  • Referees prepare for Brazil

    Referees prepare for Brazil

    UEFA.com speaks to some of the European referees who will be involved at the 2014 FIFA World Cup this summer in Brazil, finding out why it is "the greatest honour" for them to be involved.
  • Deschamps seeks success with new French generation

    Deschamps seeks success with new French generation

    France coach Didier Deschamps says that his side "need to prove themselves" as they go into this summer's FIFA World Cup with a new generation of players, eight years on from their last final appearance in 2006.
  • Defeat spurs Portugal's Paulo Bento on

    Defeat spurs Portugal's Paulo Bento on

    "It was a very even semi-final," recalled coach Paulo Bento who hopes the last-four loss to Spain at UEFA EURO 2012 can spur Portugal to go a step or two further at the FIFA World Cup.
  • Kovač's Croatia World Cup honour

    Kovač's Croatia World Cup honour

    Croatia's Nico Kovač vows that his team will "fight all the way" when they open the 2014 FIFA World Cup against hosts Brazil and sets the bar high, saying that they are "playing to qualify" at the tournament.
  • Ten of the best goals from the European Qualifiers

    Ten of the best goals from the European Qualifiers

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  • Highlights: Malta 1-3 Slovakia

    Highlights: Malta 1-3 Slovakia

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  • Highlights: Mkhitaryan-inspired Armenia beat Kazakhstan

    Highlights: Mkhitaryan-inspired Armenia beat Kazakhstan

    28/03/20173:01
  • Highlights: Watch Defoe and Vardy England goals

    Highlights: Watch Defoe and Vardy England goals

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  • Highlights: San Marino 0-6 Czech Republic

    Highlights: San Marino 0-6 Czech Republic

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  • Highlights: See Schürrle double in Germany win

    Highlights: See Schürrle double in Germany win

    28/03/20173:01
  • Highlights: Scotland snatch dramatic win against Slovenia

    Highlights: Scotland snatch dramatic win against Slovenia

    28/03/20173:01
  • Highlights: Lewandowski on the mark for Poland against Montenegro

    Highlights: Lewandowski on the mark for Poland against Montenegro

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  • Highlights: Romania 0-0 Denmark

    Highlights: Romania 0-0 Denmark

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  • Highlights: Northern Ireland 2-0 Norway

    Highlights: Northern Ireland 2-0 Norway

    28/03/20173:01
  • Highlights: Bosnia & Herzegovina 5-0 Gibraltar

    Highlights: Bosnia & Herzegovina 5-0 Gibraltar

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  • Highlights: Bulgaria stun the Netherlands

    Highlights: Bulgaria stun the Netherlands

    27/03/20173:01
  • Highlights: Ronaldo double in Portugal win over Hungary

    Highlights: Ronaldo double in Portugal win over Hungary

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  • Highlights: Lukaku salvages point for Belgium

    Highlights: Lukaku salvages point for Belgium

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  • Highlights: Giroud nets twice in France win

    Highlights: Giroud nets twice in France win

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  • Highlights: Switzerland 1-0 Latvia

    Highlights: Switzerland 1-0 Latvia

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  • Highlights: Cyprus 0-0 Estonia

    Highlights: Cyprus 0-0 Estonia

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  • Highlights: Andorra 0-0 Faroe Islands

    Highlights: Andorra 0-0 Faroe Islands

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  • Highlights: Sweden 4-0 Belarus

    Highlights: Sweden 4-0 Belarus

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  • Highlights: Georgia 1-3 Serbia

    Highlights: Georgia 1-3 Serbia

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