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
Everton manager Roberto Martinez has hailed his full-back Leighton Baines as one of the best in the country, according to Sky Sports.
Although Baines did not play for England in their 1-0 friendly victory over Denmark on Wednesday he has been assured of his place in Roy Hodgson’s World Cup squad.
The 29-year-old has been in fine form so far this season for Everton and Martinez tipped him for great things.
"I think the full-back pos...More
As the World Cup moves closer, and only the friendly against Denmark before Roy Hodgson names who makes the plane, competition for places in the England squad is tougher than ever. For the second time, A Different League looks at who has a chance of making the tournament, and who needs to perform better….
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Southampton midfielder Adam Lallana has claimed that his Southampton team-mate Luke Shaw deserves his first call-up to the England squad, according to Sky Sports.
The young left-back was picked in Roy Hodgson’s squad for the first time and is now likely to feature for his international side against Denmark on Wednesday.
The 18-year-old has been called up alongside fellow Saints players Lallana, Rickie Lambert and Jay Rodriguez and t...More
Southampton legend Matt Le Tissier has claimed that Saints left-back Luke Shaw deserves to be taken to the World Cup ahead of Chelsea’s Ashley Cole, according to the Daily Mail.
The 18-year-old has been named in his first senior England squad this week and has been in fantastic form for his Southampton side so far this season. Due to Cole being unable to retake his spot from Cesar Azpilicueta at Chelsea, Le Tissier believes that Shaw...More
Southampton left-back Luke Shaw has been named in the senior England squad for the first time, ESPN has reported, as Roy Hodgson prepares for the national team’s final pre-World Cup friendly against Denmark.
England will play a number of warm-up games prior to travelling to Brazil but those fixtures will only be held once the provisional squad for the tournament has been named. That means the match against Denmark is the last opport...More
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