Downing has not blown England chance – Allardyce

The West Ham midfielder made his return to the international scene for two years against Scotland, but was withdrawn at half-time after a disappointing 45-minute outing West Ham manager Sam Allardyce has refuted suggestions Stewart Downing blew his chance in the England team. outing – a trip taken for pleasure, especially one lasting a day …

Pulis: Shawcross must forget England and choose Wales

The centre-back has just one friendly appearances to his name for the Three Lions, which came in 2012, and his former Stoke City boss has urged him to represent where he grew up Former Stoke City manager Tony Pulis believes Ryan Shawcross should forget about an England recall and pledge his allegiances to Wales. pledge …

Hodgson: England have addressed World Cup woes

After a dismal showing in Brazil where they picked up just one point, the Three Lions have won all six of their games since and top their Euro 2016 qualification group woe – great sorrow or distress. dismal – depressing; dreary. England manager Roy Hodgson feels positive about the future of his team as he …

Hodgson hails Kane: He’s come on leaps and bounds

The 21-year-old striker has scored 17 goals in just 27 appearances for Tottenham this season, prompting talk of a first senior call-up to face Lithuania on March 27 hail – memanggil prompting – the action of saying something to persuade, encourage, or remind someone to do or say something. Roy Hodgson has praised Tottenham star …

Wilshere: I want to play holding role for Arsenal, but Wenger won’t let me

The midfielder has impressed for England in front of the defence but revealed that his manager does not feel the Gunners’ formation allows for him to replicate it at club level replicate – make an exact copy of; reproduce. Jack Wilshere has revealed that Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will not allow him to play in …

England announce France and Germany friendlies

The Euro 2016 hosts travel to Wembley on November 17, 2015, with the world champions arriving in March the following year, while Spain and Netherlands fixtures are being discussed. fixture – a sports event that takes place on a particular date. The Football Association has revealed that England will play France and Germany in friendlies …

Poyet tips Wickham for England call-up

The Black Cats manager backs his striker to force his way into Roy Hodgson’s international plans after seeing his Premier League form earn a new contract at the Stadium of Light Gus Poyet has lavished praise on Connor Wickham and backed him to earn further international recognition with England after committing to fresh terms at …

I’ve always liked Manchester United – Witsel

The 26-year-old says he could see himself following Belgium team-mates Eden Hazard and Marouane Fellaini to England but insists he has heard nothing about a January move Axel Witsel insists he wants to play at “one of the top clubs in Europe one day” – while revealing he has liked Manchester United since he was …

Chelsea target Pogba could leave Juventus, admits Marotta

The Serie A champions general director is aware that the 21-year-old can command bigger wages elsewhere, with clubs interested, but has no reason to believe he will move away Juventus general director Giuseppe Marotta believes the financial might of some of Europe’s biggest clubs could eventually force them to sell Paul Pogba. The 21-year-old recently signed …

Benteke not leaving Aston Villa in January – Lambert

The Scot remains adamant his star striker will not be sold in the winter window and is confident owner Randy Lerner will back him in warding off potential suitors Aston Villa will flatly reject bids for striker Christian Benteke in a bid to solve their scoring crisis, according to Paul Lambert. adamant – kukuh, tidak …