Who could be England’s next debutant?

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?”

Trent Alexander-Arnold doesn’t fit in this England team, but why?

Trent Alexander-Arnold is perhaps one of Liverpool’s most important players, in Jurgen Klopp’s system. A genuine world-class full-back at the age of 23 but him and his national team haven’t clicked – yet. Whether it be the system or his performances the scouser has been a letdown for his country, compared to the extremely standardsContinue reading “Trent Alexander-Arnold doesn’t fit in this England team, but why?”

Gareth Southgate’s England selection policy continues to cause controversy…

Managerial credentials are something that Gareth Southgate lacked when he was given the England job. That being said, the positive vibes that he has installed in and around this squad cannot be overlooked whatsoever. For the first time in years, us as fans are enamoured by these players and that works both ways. We seeContinue reading “Gareth Southgate’s England selection policy continues to cause controversy…”

How could Joe Gomez revive his World Cup hopes?

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?”

England vs Hungary World Cup Qualifier Preview

England welcome Hungary to Wembley on Tuesday night in what will be both teams 8th match of the group. A win would see England strengthen their position at the top of Group I and move one step closer to automatic qualification for the 2022 Qatar World Cup. Hungary on the other hand sit in 4thContinue reading “England vs Hungary World Cup Qualifier Preview”

What is Sam Johnstone’s next move?

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?”

Leaving Mason Greenwood and Jude Bellingham out of the England squad: Right or Wrong?

England are set to play their first match of the latest international break tonight, as they face Andorra in their World Cup qualifying group. Gareth Southgate left out two of the hottest prospects in Mason Greenwood and Jude Bellingham from the squad for these fixtures. You’d imagine that the manager would want to jump atContinue reading “Leaving Mason Greenwood and Jude Bellingham out of the England squad: Right or Wrong?”

England vs Andorra: World Cup Qualification – Preview

Gareth Southgate’s squad are back together for the third time in as many months as they prepare to face Andorra, again, in qualification for the 2022 World Cup. Where to watch: England will be in action away at Andorra, with only a limit amount of away fans available to watch in person. For those atContinue reading “England vs Andorra: World Cup Qualification – Preview”

Southgate’s decision to exclude Bellingham and Greenwood from the England squad…

Gareth Southgate has announced his England squad for the upcoming international break and as is always the case, there is plenty to talk about. Some players have made the cut despite not playing regular football recently or even with bad form whereas others, who are on form, will not be featuring. Here is a breakdownContinue reading “Southgate’s decision to exclude Bellingham and Greenwood from the England squad…”

England World-Cup qualification announcement – 30/09/2021

Today, Gareth Southgate announced his latest Three Lions squad ahead of next months international break. England first travel to Andorra for their clash on Saturday October 9th and then face Hungary at Wembley the following Tuesday. Southgate’s side played both sides in the last international break winning 4-0 in both encounters. The Hungary game wasContinue reading “England World-Cup qualification announcement – 30/09/2021”