Tottenham Hotspur winger Andros Townsend wants to be part of the England squad at this summer’s World Cup but admits he needs to improve on his club form, Sky Sports has reported.
Townsend broke into Roy Hodgson’s plans earlier this season, making his senior international and claiming a first England goal. But he has fallen by the wayside in recent squad call-ups, causing the 22-year-old to redouble his efforts in an attempt to go to...More
Former England goalkeeper Peter Shilton has said that Manchester City’s Joe Hart is not yet one of the world’s best in his position, according to BBC Sport.
England’s most capped player believes that Hart is still too young but in time he will be able to reach the level of the elite goalkeepers currently playing.
The 26-year-old has currently won 39 caps for his international side and is expected to be England’s number one going int...More
England manager Roy Hodgson has insisted that his side will not play with any fear during this summer’s World Cup, or employ ultra-defensive tactics, BBC Sport has reported.
In December, England were handed a difficult looking group when the draw was made. Games against Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica lie ahead with the Three Lions not among the favourites to lift the trophy on July 13.
In the past, Hodgson has received criticism for ...More
Southampton striker Rickie Lambert has claimed that the only focus for his side is to improve their point’s total despite being able to deal Manchester City a title blow, according to Sky Sports.
The Saints face title chasers Manchester City on Saturday and victory for Lambert’s side would give Liverpool space at the top of the table.
Despite the 32-year-old forward being a boyhood Red’s player, he has insisted that Southampton is t...More
The Arena de Amazonia, the stadium that will host England’s opening World Cup game against Italy in the jungle city of Manaus, has been inaugurated by Brazilian officials, reports Sky Sports.
The stadium is the ninth to become available in Brazil ahead of football’s elite competition but three are yet to be finished, including the one in Sao Paolo where the opening game of the tournament is to be held approximately three months time....More
Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino has backed his full-back Luke Shaw to be included in Roy Hodgson’s 23-man World Cup squad, according to Sky Sports.
The 18-year-old earned his first England cap on Wednesday when he came on at half time in the 1-0 friendly victory over Denmark.
Despite the youngster having to compete with Chelsea veteran Ashley Cole and Everton’s Leighton Baines, Pochettino believes Shaw deserves a place in th...More
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