In the previous round of qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup, a 5-0 win over Albania before a 10-0 thrashing of San Marino, Gareth Southgate handed out three England debuts. Arsenal youngster Emile Smith-Rowe made his England bow as a substitute at Wembley against Albania, before his club teammate Aaron Ramsdale made his England debutContinue reading “Who could be England’s next debutant?”
Just under a year ago, it would’ve been unthinkable to suggest that Joe Gomez may have to leave Liverpool in order to keep himself within the discussion for the England squad. However, in just under a year, a devastating injury and Liverpool bolstering their defensive options, this seems a very real possibility. Gomez missed theContinue reading “How could Joe Gomez revive his World Cup hopes?”
Often, when a goalkeeper is directly involved in a goal, they face criticism and the disappointment of conceding, however, in Andorra on Saturday night, Sam Johnstone faced jubilation for his involvement in England’s fifth goal. Johnstone’s long throw down-field in the 86th minute was met by a sensational solo run from Jack Grealish to cementContinue reading “What is Sam Johnstone’s next move?”
With Harry Kane and Tottenham struggling for form, Callum Owen investigates the possible reason’s for the England Captains slow start.
If you were to ask many Football fans who is the best right-back to ever play the game, Cafu is a name you would expect to here often. Naturally, the great Brazilian right-back, has had many comparisons drawn between him, and right-backs of the modern game. Here’s what Cafu had to say about one ofContinue reading “What is Trent Alexander-Arnold’s best position?”
As discussions of Jordan Henderson’s Liverpool contract drags on, Callum Owen looks at why the liverpool captain is so vital to his side.
Euro 2020 is over and what a tournament it was, Callum Owen asked members of the Archball team three questions, here’s what they said.
England secured their first international tournament final since 1966 with an historic win at Wembley on Thursday evening. Here’s how it happened.
Following victory over Germany, England find themselves in the Quarter-final of a major international tournament. I know, we’ve been here before. So why should it be any different? As I mentioned, we’ve been here before and it hasn’t worked out. Three years ago at the 2018 World Cup, we found ourselves through to the Quarter’sContinue reading “Euro 2020: Why this time it may actually be coming home”
England. Versus Germany. In an International tournament. In a Knockout round. At Wembley. Does it get any better? Following England topping Group D at Euro 2020, and Germany finishing second in Group F, dubbed ‘The Group of Death’ it was confirmed that the two will meet on Tuesday 29th of June, in the last-16 ofContinue reading “England vs Germany: Famous fixtures”