Yesterday saw the draw for the inaugural UEFA Nations League takes place, the competition has yet to create much excitement amongst fans of any European national teams. The football press … Continue Reading UEFA Nations League: Why fans should care
Back in the summer I wrote what priorities Gareth Southgate had a year out from the World Cup, six months on what has been accomplished and what remains? New Season- … Continue Reading England Manager World Cup to do list- updated
It’s 4 months until England name a provisional squad for Russia 2018 and things have changed quite a bit since the November internationals, so here are the movers and shakers … Continue Reading World Cup Squad update: Who’s hot and who’s freezing over
On Friday and 4 months late Ross Barkley finally joined Chelsea. At his unveiling Chelsea Director Marina Granovskaia beamed a huge smile as Barkley put pen to paper and with … Continue Reading Barkley’s big chance
It’s the year 2030 and pundits are still arguing whether or not England should recall Jack Wilshere; Never have so many words been typed by so many about someone who … Continue Reading Wilshere back in the fold?
It’s fair to say fate slipped Gareth Southgate an ace yesterday in The Kremlin. With the seeding system revised to reflect World Ranking rather than geographical location a repeat of … Continue Reading World Cup Draw Reaction (Part 1)- England Suddenly Expects
It’s been a better than expected international break for England and their manager with draws against the world’s 2 top ranked teams, so what did we establish with only 2 … Continue Reading England Friendlies 11 Conclussions
There’s one very good reason to look forward to November friendlies- it means you’re not in the nerve shredding play-offs. It does usually mean you’re playing someone else who’s already … Continue Reading England Friendlies Preview
Lets be honest the words Gareth Southgate and ruthless don’t fit comfortably in the same sentence. But that’s what the England manager became when he announced the squad he’s taking … Continue Reading England Squad Announcement: Southgate wields the axe
As England’s Under 17s touched down at Heathrow with World Cup in hand euphoria was in the air, Callum Hudson-Odoi’s parents talked to Sky Sports’ reporter of how positive Mr … Continue Reading What now for England’s next generation?
Wow! England have won the World Cup!! The under 17s Final was not only a huge triumph for England’s developing players it was a great watch. World Cup Final’s are … Continue Reading U-17 World Cup Final: England 5-2 Spain
For the second time in 6 months I get to say England are preparing for a World Cup Final! OK the Under 17s is not the same as the main … Continue Reading Under 17 World Cup Final Preview
England’s pool of Premier League players is currently a puddle- around 70 per week start for Premier League sides, so who amongst them has been discarded and what are the … Continue Reading England recall candidates 11
Two sluggish 1 nil wins and England made it to the World Cup to a chorus of apathy and disapproval. In the media scrum that followed everyone had their say … Continue Reading England fans should get behind Southgate…for now
I think it was Sir Alf Ramsey who stated you wear your boiler suit for the qualifiers and your dinner suit for the finals. Gareth Southgate has followed th first … Continue Reading England 1-0 Slovenia takeaways
So here we are England will seal their 6th successive World Cup appearance and 9th in the last 10 with a win at Wembley against Slovenia. With a 5 point … Continue Reading England v Slovenia preview