Three games into the qualification campaign for Euro 2016 and England top Group E with a 100% record. The flawless start would generally be considered positive news but the performances against San Marino at Wembley and Estonia in Tallinn have left a familiar air of apathy regarding the national side. With just seven matches remaining in the campaign, can Roy Hodgson’s men stay unbeaten in European Championship qualifying for the first ...More
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has refuted any claims that the club may have put pressure on England head coach Roy Hodgson to leave Raheem Sterling out of this week’s qualifying match with Estonia, reports Sky Sports.
Jamaica born Sterling played only the first half of England’s previous game against San Marino, but he complained of tiredness and was not selected to start the tricky away tie in Estonia a few days later.
England manager Roy Hodgson wants to speak with Liverpool counterpart Brendan Rodgers over Raheem Sterling’s fitness when he attends the Reds’ Premier League game against Queens Park Rangers, the Daily Telegraph has reported.
Hodgson revealed after England’s win over Estonia, in which Sterling was only a second half substitute, that the winger had said he felt too tired to start the match. It led to a disagreement between Hodgson and...More
England manager Roy Hodgson has been branded a ‘dinosaur’ for his comments and handling of the Raheem Sterling tiredness row, according to Sky Sports.
Sterling approached Hodgson before England’s game against Estonia and professed that he felt tired and not at peak form – asking to be left out of the starting line-up.
He subsequently was and after the national team boss revealed this after the game the 19-year-old has had to defen...More
England manager Roy Hodgson has said Liverpool have to take more responsibility for the fitness of Raheem Sterling after the winger complained of tiredness, ESPN has reported.
Hodgson and his Liverpool counterpart Brendan Rodgers were at odds over the handling of Daniel Sturridge during the previous international break and the fitness of Sterling has become a contentious issue after he was dropped for the win over Estonia, having tol...More
England did their chances of qualifying for Euro 2016 the power of good by beating San Marino and Estonia in consecutive games, topping Group E with nine points from a possible nine, three clear of Slovenia and Lithuania.
As it stands, Roy Hodgson’s side should make smooth progress to France ’16, and while it could be argued the Three Lions haven’t been pushed by their group rivals, they did dispatched Switzerland in Switzerland with...More
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