West Ham manager Gianfranco Zola has urged Fabio Capello to give Robert Green the nod for England’s World Cup qualifiers next month.» Read more
Chelsea defender Ashley Cole has admitted to being hurt when booed while playing for England.» Read more
Manchester City winger Shaun Wright-Phillips has been ruled out of England’s World Cup qualifiers against Kazakhstan and Andorra with a knee injury.» Read more
The feud between Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp and Fabio Capello looks to have abated after the Tottenham manager said that Ledley King should be picked for England’s two games against Kazakhstan and Andorra.» Read more
Fabio Capello could call upon Manchester City defender Nedum Onuoha for England’s double header matches against Kazakhstan and Andorra.» Read more
Only three English goalkeepers started in the Premier League last weekend – of whom West Ham’s Robert Green will probably play in next month’s World Cup qualifiers» Read more
David James admits he has taken a calculated risk over his future involvement in the England national team by opting to undergo surgery tomorrow on a shoulder injury, an operation which will rule him out of next month’s World Cup qualifiers against Kazakhstan and Andorra.» Read more
England are facing a mounting injury crisis ahead of their World Cup qualification matches next month.
There are serious doubts over Aaron Lennon, who needs an injection and sustained rest to deal with a groin strain, and Rio Ferdinand’s ongoing fitness problems are also causing deep concerns.
Former England international Nigel Martyn believes West Ham goalkeeper Robert Green is the man to replace first choice England stopper David James for the forthcoming World Cup qualifiers against Kazakhstan and Andorra.» Read more
David James has put club before country and left Fabio Capello with a potential goalkeeping crisis ahead of England’s two World Cup qualifiers against Kazakhstan and Andorra. James will undergo an operation on a long-term shoulder problem on Wednesday and will miss key games against Kazakhstan and Andorra.» Read more