1993 – Serb forces shell Sarajevo for five hours, taking aim at shoppers bartering for food and mourners burying their dead. 1991 – John Kerin is replaced as Australia’s federal treasurer after five months, by Ralph Willis. 2006 – Australia’s federal parliament votes to overturn a ban on human embryo cloning in a rare conscience vote. Skills coach Jason Ryles following a fifth-placed finish in this year’s Six Nations. 2009 – Pope Benedict XVI confronts the dark history of his native Germany on the first day of his trip to Israel, shaking the hands of six Holocaust survivors. 1998 – Six years after staging a bloody coup attempt, former Lt Col Hugo Chavez is elected president of Venezuela. The former AC Milan and Chelsea forward ended his international career when Ukraine failed to progress from the group stage at Euro 2012, which they co-hosted with Poland. Dempsey got his second goal when he rounded the goalkeeper following Pulisic’s pass, then converted a free kick for his 55th international goal, two shy of Landon Donovan’s American record. 1973 – Gerald Ford is sworn in as US vice-president following the resignation of Spiro Agnew over alleged financial irregularities.
2017 – Two men are charged over a plot to kill British Prime Minister Theresa May. 1999 – NASA says it has not detected a signal from the Mars Polar Lander, two days after it began its descent to Mars. After two unspecified procedures, Dempsey returned for Seattle’s opener on March 4, keyed Friday night’s 6-0 rout of Honduras and hopes to play a big role in Tuesday night’s qualifier against Panama. Silver Linings: Bobby Robson’s England by David Hartrick charts two disastrous European Championships and two fruitful World Cups under manager Bobby Robson. 2010 – Conservative leader David Cameron becomes Britain’s youngest prime minister in almost 200 years after Gordon Brown steps down and ends 13 years of Labour government. 2012 – Former hotshot editor Rebekah Brooks draws Prime Minister David Cameron closer into Britain’s tabloid phone hacking scandal, saying he offered her support after the uproar over illegal journalistic practices forced her to quit. 2019 – A 92-year-old man is filmed driving a mobility scooter along Melbourne’s Monash Freeway before being pulled over by police. His career came to a sudden stop last Aug. 26 when Major League Soccer’s Seattle Sounders announced their star forward was being evaluated for an irregular heartbeat.
34 but helped the Americans to a critical victory in World Cup qualifying with just the second hat trick of his international career. Kroos, who made his international debut in 2010, said it was clear to him “for a long time” that he would not be available for the World Cup in Qatar next year. At the time they were not aware of the difference between lions and leopards. Inspired by the increasingly diverse fabric of England, the design takes the traditional St. George’s cross and reinterprets it as a reoccurring motif in four different colours – the traditional red, blue and green which feature in England’s three lions crest, plus a blend of all three which comes out as a striking purple. Material: PVC. Fabric Technology: Machine Stitched. 1975 – Six-day Balcombe Street Siege begins in London when four IRA gunmen take a middle-aged couple hostage. In dreams begins responsibility. Irate fans pointed out Uefa dignitaries will be given a quarantine exemption when they travel to London for the semi-finals and final next month. The Nigeria shirt, for the World Cup in 2018, prompted queues outside Nike’s London flagship store, with 3m shirts sold. The Duke of Cambridge, 39, and his son George, seven, both donned formal suits as they cheered on the team, not opting to wear England’s red and white shirts for the thrilling match.
United States’ Clint Dempsey, center, celebrates his free-kick goal with teammate Geoff Cameron, right, during the second half of a World Cup qualifying soccer match against Honduras on Friday, March 24, 2017, in San Jose, Calif. In unusual comments praising a club’s transfer dealings, Ligue 1 President Vincent Labrune celebrated Messi’s signing as a big win for French soccer. 1917 – Collision between Belgian and French ammunition ships at Halifax, Nova Scotia, takes 1600 lives. He mentioned ‘although beef is popular, I like kangaroo patties in my burger’. This is a historic achievement and they should rejoice because moments like this are rare,’ he added. No matter which era of English football you’d like to remember, we let you do it at a fraction of the usual price, making it easier than ever for you to pay homage to your favourite players and England kits. Once the game’s done, you can recreate your favourite goals in the authentic home or away kit. If you don’t have a cable or satellite TV subscription, then you can watch ESPN2 and ESPNews with a live-TV streaming service. 1957 – America’s first attempt at putting a satellite into orbit blows up on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral, Florida.