World Cup 2006
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Ricardo Carvalho was Jose Mourinho's most trusted defender at Porto, Chelsea and Real Madrid, but the Portuguese pair didn't always see eye to eye. Carvalho reflects on a trophy-laden career by answering FFT readers' toughest posers...
Darren Bent wasn't selected for England's 2006 or 2010 World Cup finals, despite topping goalscoring charts. The former Tottenham, Sunderland and Aston Villa striker looks back on his career and why Paul Lambert wouldn't make his Christmas card list
Portuguese goalkeeper Ricardo denied the Three Lions at Euro 2004 – then did it again at the World Cup two years later
It's the World Cup legend's birthday today - but which nations have felt the wrath of the German striker?
England’s world-class crop were tipped to bring home big honours during the 2000s, but fell short when it mattered most
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