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Archives: England

Euro 2012 News: England Faces Uefa Enquiry After Attempted Pitch Invasion By Fans

Posted on by Alex Muller

It’s another wonderful day of Euro 2012 soccer. The worst part is that in a couple of weeks, it’ll be over. And we’ll then have to wait six weeks before the Premier League season starts again! At least there’s the … Continue reading

Walcott Makes Case for England Start With Inspired Performance Against Sweden

Posted on by Richard Farley

While it’s a slight exaggeration to say Theo Walcott changed Friday’s game, he certainly defined it. Coming on in the 61st minute, Walcott’s third touch of the match bent the back of Andreas Isaksson’s net. Seventeen minutes later, Walcott blew … Continue reading

England vs Sweden, Euro 2012: Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller

England vs Sweden: 3pm ET TV schedule Buy England and Sweden shirts The kickoff between England and Sweden has been delayed 15 minutes to 3pm ET due to the temporary suspension of Ukraine-France. Hopefully the weather in Kiev will be more dry than the rain-soaked … Continue reading

Euro 2012 News: Andy Carroll and Danny Welbeck to Start Up Front For England

Posted on by Alex Muller

England is pinning their hopes of Andy Carroll, the long-haired Liverpool striker who has been the bane of so many jokes this season. This is his perfect opportunity to prove himself to England supporters around the world. Even if he … Continue reading

Euro 2012 News: Only 10 England Players Lined Up For Pre-Match Photo; Spot Who Is Missing

Posted on by Alex Muller

It’s a busy day of Euro 2012 news, with plenty of headlines picked from the leading blogs and websites across the globe. Also, don’t forget to listen to the Euro 2012 Daily podcasts from the EPL Talk Podcast crew, recorded … Continue reading

Defense In Place, How Does England Pave a Way Forward?

Posted on by Richard Farley

Those who kept reminding us about France’s talent forgot to mention inexperience. Franck Ribery and Florent Malouda have been mainstays for some time, but amongst the other key contributors to Les Bleus’ attack, there’s no big tournament experience. Karim Benzema … Continue reading

England vs France, Euro 2012: Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller

England vs France: Noon ET TV schedule Buy England and France shirts Every two years, the question comes up whether England is a good football team or not. It’s ridiculous really, but England always has to prove themselves, not only … Continue reading

This May Just Be England’s Time to Shine

Posted on by Alexander Fairchild

With no Rooney, no Barry, no Cahill, and no Lampard, expectations have never been lower for the Three Lions. EASY was The S*n’s headline after the English were dropped in Group C with the States, Algeria, and Slovenia. Simon Kuper’s … Continue reading

Euro 2012 News: Rumor — Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to Start For England

Posted on by Alex Muller

England’s team for the match against France will be named soon. but rumors from the England camp courtesy of Stan Collymore is that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will start. Let’s hope the rumor is true! Here’s all of the Euro 2012 news … Continue reading

ITV Trailer for England vs France Re-Imagines If Gazza Had Scored Against Germany [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The scene is the 1996 European Championship semi-final between Germany and England. It’s 1-1 and the game goes into extra time, to see who can score the golden goal. Eight minutes into extra time, Paul Gascoigne gets a superb chance … Continue reading

Revealed: England’s Combination That Could Be Their Best Chance to Beat France — Richard Farley

Posted on by Richard Farley

Is it too much to suggest the difference between Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Stewart Downing could decide England’s first match? Of course it is. Questions like that are excessively incendiary, particularly when leaned on as leads for blog posts. Accept my … Continue reading

Euro 2012 News: Hodgson Explains Reasons for Omitting Rio Ferdinand

Posted on by Alex Muller

In the story that refuses to die, Roy Hodgson came out on the offensive yesterday and gave more reasons why Rio Ferdinand was not selected for the England team at Euro 2012. England’s game against France can’t come soon enough, … Continue reading

Latest Euro 2012 News Headlines & Euro 2012 Odds

Posted on by Alex Muller

The big news out of the England camp this morning is a story that has nothing to do with the 23-man squad. Rio Ferdinand has opened his big mouth again, saying that he doesn’t think he’ll get a chance to … Continue reading

4 Young Players that May Set Euro 2012 Alight From Group D

Posted on by Sarad Shrestha

Here is a look at one young player from each of the 4 Group D teams, most likely to make an impact for their respective country at the Euro 2012. Group D England Danny Welbeck PLAYER INFORMATION Date of Birth … Continue reading

John Terry Should Not Be At Euro 2012

Posted on by Ben Weich

Once again, English football is in the midst of a row caused by John Terry. His latest scandal, the alleged racial abuse of Anton Ferdinand, has meant that he and Ferdinand’s brother, Rio could not both be selected for England’s … Continue reading

Euro 2012 News: England Faces Striker Shortage As Jermain Defoe Flies Home After Bereavement

Posted on by Alex Muller

We’re just one day away from Euro 2012. I don’t know about you, but I can’t wait! Here’s the latest Euro 2012 headlines of the day: England’s Jermain Defoe returns home after death of father — The Guardian UEFA says … Continue reading

England Needs to Play Ugly to Stand Any Chance at Euro 2012

Posted on by Michael Schwartz

In the final days before Euro 2012 kicks off, questions abound over how far England can realistically go this summer. As the injuries continue to mount, optimism steadily decreases over England’s chances. Yet, could lowered expectations work in England’s favor? … Continue reading

English Journalists Need to Get Behind Roy Hodgson’s Decision to Exclude Rio Ferdinand

Posted on by Christopher Harris

There’s a struggle happening on the pitch in England, and it’s not between the footballers. Instead, it’s a battle of words between England manager Roy Hodgson and many of the English tabloid journalists over the exclusion of Manchester United centre-half … Continue reading