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