Blog Posts Tagged with: England

Liverpool and England striker Daniel Sturridge has vowed to bounce back stronger from his latest injury. The Liverpool striker has not played for Liverpool since the end of August after suffering a thigh injury whilst on international duty. The 25 year old is now likely to be out until the end of January 2015 after suffering another thigh injury in training. Sturridge said “Through all this I'm... Read more
West Brom striker Saido Berahino has earned his first England call up after an impressive start to the Premier League season Berahino, who is only 21 has scored 8 goals in 13 games in the Premier League making him England’s top goal scorer in the Premier League so far. Following the announcement England manager Roy Hodgson said “The reasons are quite obvious, not only because he’s done so well... Read more
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has criticised his teams defending following Sunday’s 5-3 defeat. United found themselves 3-1 up after 57 minutes after goals from Van Persie 13 Di María 16 Herrera 57. Leicester however thought back to stun united with 4 goals in 21 minutes which left new manager Van Gaal stunned Following the game Rooney said “It’s really disappointing,” he said. “Going 3-... Read more
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has confirmed midfielder Jordan Henderson as the new vice captain at the club. The vice captain role has been vacant since Liverpool defender Daniel Agger left the club. Henderson looked likely to leave Liverpool in 2012 as he was struggling to secure a regular place in the side under Kenny Dalgish. Following the announcement Rodgers said “Yes, Jordan is our new... Read more
Liverpool have confirmed that striker Daniel Sturridge will be out for up to 3 weeks with a thigh injury. Sturridge was injured whilst on international duty with England and Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists the injury could of been prevented. If Sturridge is out for 3 weeks it could see him miss up to 3 Premier League games including the Merseyside darby, 2 Champions League games and the... Read more
England and Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from international football. Gerrard has made the announcement following a poor World Cup campaign which seen England get eliminated in the group stages. Gerrard has made 114 appearances for England and is 3rd in England’s most capped players. Gerrard is behind England goalkeeper Peter Shilton and England midfielder David... Read more
Former England and Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has joined recently promoted club Queens Park Rangers for fee after being released from Manchester united. Ferdinand, who is now aged 35, has signed a 1 year deal at the London club with an option for a further year. Following the announcement Ferdinand said “I spoke to Harry and Mr Fernandes at length. They both looked me in the eye and... Read more
Former Southampton left back Luke Shaw has signed for Manchester United on a 4 year deal with an option to extend his contract for a further year. The 18 year old secured a move to Manchester United shortly after returning home from the World Cup with England. United had a 27 million pound bid rejected at the end of last season but secured Shaw with an improved offer. Shaw said “I am thrilled and... Read more
Uruguay and Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has confirmed that he is ready for Uruguay’s win or go home game against Italy. However, Suarez has confirmed that he is still not 100% fit. Suarez who scored 2 against England only 23 days after undergoing knee surgery give his country a vital win. Suarez said “I was not really 100 per cent fit and sometimes this happens," said Suarez. "I was the other... Read more
Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard will captain England on Tuesday reportedly for the last time. Lampard who has not started a game in the World Cup 2014 is likely to retire from international football at the end of the World Cup. Lampard who is joint 7th in the list of most capped England player of all time is likely to win his 106th Cap for England taking him to joint 6th on the list with... Read more