Algeria national football team is nicknamed the ‘Desert Foxes’. They have made three appearances at the World Cup and they have won the African Cup of Nations in 1990 after finishing second in 1980 and third in 1984 and 1988.

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Analysis: England v Algeria

Slow, lethargic, one paced and heavy-touched... and that was just Emile Heskey. Yes, England let their fans down yet again in a major tournament....

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In a sentence Precious few chances for either side as confident Algeria hold England. Heskey is effective but the front-line isn't working Emile Heskey has been as...

England 0-0 Algeria – Video Highlights

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10 Things You Should Know About England v. Algeria

Round 2 of the group stage has officially begun, if you want to call it that. With Mexico beating France this afternoon, things are...

England v Algeria Preview: all hands to battle stations?

England take on Algeria in a must-win game for both sides as they play to survive in the 2010 World Cup. Oh, who are we kidding? England to tonk Algeria 4-0, cue wild celebrations and ridiculous expectations. It's like qualifying, but more fun.

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Algeria 0-1 Slovenia – Video Highlights

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Who will be the top African nation?

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