Ghana send Muntari and Boateng home from World Cup 'for indiscipline'

Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng have been expelled from Ghana's World Cup squad for disciplinary problems. The announcement comes just hours before Ghana play Portugal in their crucial final game in Group D.

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England fans 'pretty confident' ahead of Italy clash

England fans say they are "pretty confident" the Three Lions will achieve a good result in their opening World Cup match against Italy in Group D tonight.

Over 3,000 supporters are believed to have travelled to the city of Manaus in north-west Brazil to attend the game.

England were handed a massive boost earlier after Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon was ruled out of the game with an ankle injury.

For all the build-up to England's clash with Italy, visit ITV's World Cup site

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