Tag: Hodgson


Wayne Rooney: still an integral part of England’s future

Having spent Saturday evening listening to BBC Radio 5 live, I was absolutely astounded to be hearing ludicrous comments regarding the immediate international future of Manchester United and England skipper, Wayne R


Does Hodgson need to look beyond Rooney, Welbeck and Sturridge?

England fans are relatively sheepish when discussions of the recent World Cup crop up, but since the debacle in Brazil, when England were eliminated after just two matches, Roy Hodgson has got his three lions roaring with


Have club ruled over country in Sturridge omission?

While the upcoming Euro 2016 qualifying games against San Marino and Estonia may not strike much fear into any England fans, both fixtures provide a wonderful opportunity for the players to show that they can still perf


In defence of Roy Hodgson

Given that it’s international week and the transfer window has just closed, it’s only natural that the knives are out on Fleet Street. Newspapers and websites can’t sell copies or harvest clicks with the usual fill of club match report


England’s latest squad: cause to be excited?

Roy Hodgson’s latest England squad has generally been met with a huge amount of apathy. From Wayne Rooney’s appointment as permanent captain, to the inclusion of Fabian Delph, the general opinion seems to b


Roy’s boys – a selection dilemma for the England manager

It happens in the run up to every major tournament, questions are asked, rumours are spread and opinions are vented – just who should be on the plane representing England at the World Cup in what promises to be an