When Roy Hodgson names his England squad for the Euros this summer, everyone expects Man United’s Wayne Rooney to be included. Rooney divided opinion these days, as a new crop of youngsters are bursting onto the scene. The fabulous win away at Germany, without Rooney, boosted belief that the Man United forward’s days as an […]
Arsenal may have struggled to a goalless draw at Sunderland on Sunday but there was one major positive for Arsene Wenger and Roy Hodgson. Jack Wilshere played his first Premier League game of the season, as the England midfielder came on for Mesut Ozil with six minutes to go. Wilshere described his return as “massive” […]
Roy Hodgson says a player with "more reason to be called up" would have to be left out to fit Marcus Rashford in England's Euro 2016 squad.
England boss Roy Hodgson has leaped to the defence of England’s new working-class hero Jamie Vardy, who was sent off for diving against West Ham last weekend. Leicester’s top scorer received a second yellow for going over in the West Ham box, with the ref deciding that Vardy had provoked the contact from the Hammers […]
It may have come late in the day, but Andy Carroll is staking a strong claim to be in Roy Hodgson’s England squad for this summer’s European Championships. With six goals in his last five Premier League games, including a hat-trick in the Hammer’s 3-3 draw with Arsenal, Carroll is forcing himself into contention to be on the plane to France in June. Show More Summary
On a day when Liverpool ran rampant in the Merseyside derby and Manchester United inched closer to a top-four spot, it's still Jamie Vardy 's weekend antics drawing the headlines. But not necessarily in a bad way. England boss Ray Hodgson...Show More Summary
England boss Roy Hodgson says he will not pick West Ham striker Andy Carroll based solely on his recent hat-trick against Arsenal.
Wayne Rooney says Roy Hodgson's young England players are more exciting than Sven-Goran Eriksson's 'golden generation'.
Everton centre-back John Stones will need to develop thick skin if he is to become a mainstay of England’s defense, national manager Roy Hodgson has warned. Stones was at fault for the Netherlands’ first goal in England’s 2-1 friendly defeat at Wembley on Tuesday, with his slip culminating in a […]
After the delight of Berlin, the frustration of Wembley Stadium. It’s the nature of international football that far too much is read into far too little, but what England’s games against Germany and Netherlands demonstrated was that manager Roy Hodgson’s side are capable of rapid-flowing football but defensively suspect. Show More Summary
The response to defeating Germany in their own backyard on Friday was for England to not get carried away. Now they've been on the receiving end of a late comeback and a defeat at home, Roy Hodgson 's men need to do the same. Friendly internationals are a tough barometer for which to judge the make-up of a team. Show More Summary
England boss Roy Hodgson was disappointed by his side's lack of creativity in their 2-1 defeat by the Netherlands.
England play host to the Netherlands in an international friendly on Tuesday. England will welcome the Netherlands to Wembley on Tuesday, with Roy Hodgson's side looking to build on their excellent comeback win over Germany on the weekend. Show More Summary
Club coach: Chelsea's £30m target should replace Manchester United star - originally posted on Soccerlens.com A lot of debate has been going around whether Roy Hodgson should leave Wayne Rooney out of England squad for the Euro 2016 in France. Show More Summary
England manager Roy Hodgson has challenged Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge to use Tuesday’s friendly against the Netherlands at Wembley as an opportunity to stake a claim to a starting berth. Sturridge, 26, went into the 2014 World Cup in Brazil as Hodgson’s first-choice number nine, but missed the entirety of […]
Following comments made in the press about Wayne Rooney’s place in England’s team, manager Roy Hodgson has told the media he has nothing more to add on the situation. Hodgson has stated that Wayne Rooney is the captain of the team and before his injury, no one disputed the 30-year-old’s right in the squad. He has […]
England fan Ken called up BBC radio 606 on Sunday to discuss how far the Three Lions can progress in France this summer. Following the 3-2 comeback win in Germany, all of a sudden many England fans believe Roy Hodgson’s men can go far this tournament. The case has been presented that if England play […]
According to BBC Sport, England manager Roy Hodgson has stated that captain Wayne Rooney is still a big part of his Euro 2016 plans, despite them beating World Champions Germany, without the striker. Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney was sidelined with a knee injury as Hodgson’s team came from two goals down to win 3-2 in Saturday’s […]
England manager Roy Hodgson said forward Wayne Rooney will still play a big role for his team during UEFA Euro 2016, despite the emergence of other top strikers such as Harry Kane and Jamie Vardy. Rooney missed England's 3-2 win over...Show More Summary
England manager Roy Hodgson insists captain Wayne Rooney will be a key figure at Euro 2016 and should not be written off.