Raheem Sterling has got the character to bounce back from his England disappointment against Malta and make an important contribution in World Cup qualifying, says Gareth Southgate. The Three Lions laboured in the opening 45 minutes in Valletta on Friday and Sterling was substituted at half time as Southgate looked to add more attacking threat.
Harry Kane is keen to become the permanent England captain after wearing the armband for the first time in the dramatic 2-2 World Cup qualifying draw with Scotland at the weekend. Gareth Southgate is looking to name a new skipper now that Wayne Rooney’s international career is seemingly winding down, and Kane staked his claim
Gareth Southgate is adamant Wayne Rooney could still play for England in the future and refuses to write off the Manchester United attacker. Rooney was left out of the England squad for the World Cup qualifier against Scotland and the international friendly versus France as Southgate feels he has better options available to him. However,
Wayne Rooney was left out of the England squad because the country’s other attacking players were more deserving of a place, says manager Gareth Southgate. The Manchester United forward was not included in the 25-man party to face Scotland and France next month when it was announced on Thursday. Rooney was also overlooked for Southgate’s
Wayne Rooney has been left out of England’s 25-man squad to face Scotland and France next month. The England captain was overlooked for Gareth Southgate’s last squad in March and again misses out for the World Cup qualifier in Glasgow on June 10 and away friendly against France on June 13. Rooney’s last international appearance