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The image of the 23-year-old striker in a Red Devils jersey has not yet been erased from the FA's mind
It appears five matches and four goals at Arsenal, including a hat-trick in the Champions League, is not enough to make the world forget about Danny Welbeck's Manchester United days.
The 23-year-old striker put in a Man of the Match display against Turkish side Galatasaray en route to their 4-1 victory, a match which saw him be compared to legendary Arsenal striker Thierry Henry, earning him... Read the rest of the article »
Sporting Kansas City host New England Revolution this Friday at 8PM ET on NBCSN; DC United host Philadelphia Union this Saturday at 3PM ET.
NBCSN’s coverage of Major League Soccer continues this Friday, Sept. 26, at 8 p.m. ET when Sporting Kansas City and U.S. Men’s National Team members Graham Zusi and Matt Besler host New England Revolution.
Philadelphia Union’s lead play-by-play announcer JP Dellacamera calls the match from Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan., joined by former MLS player Brian Dunseth and CSN... Read the rest of the article »
The 22-year-old Three Lions and Arsenal midfielder looks to take up the vacated position left by former England captain Steven Gerrard
Arsenal star midfielder Jack Wilshere has vowed to learn from Juventus maestro Andrea Pirlo, and Argentine ace Javier Mascherano, and grow into the holding midfield position after playing in the deeper midfield role for England's Monday night Euro 2016 qualifier game against Switzerland.
The 22-year-old has come under a lot of criticism lately over what has been a disappointing two seasons for... Read the rest of the article »
The most recent Arsenal signing scored twice in England’s first Euro 2016 qualifying match.
Danny Welbeck secured the first three points for England as he scored twice in their opening match of the Euro 2016 qualifiers against Switzerland in Basel.
The Arsenal striker scored a right-footed goal in the 59th minute, completing a fast-paced counter-attack from Wayne Rooney and Raheem Sterling. In the 90th minute, the 23-year-old scored again with a super right-footed finish, following... Read the rest of the article »
The ‘Revs’ win their second match in five days and stay in third place in the East.
Sunday’s match against Chicago Fire wasn’t an easy one for the ‘Revs’, as they had to come from behind to get a 2-1 victory at the Gillette stadium. This result was special for New England as they reached a fourth straight victory and remained in third place of the Eastern Conference table.
New England manager Jay Heaps praised his team after the victory.
“You... Read the rest of the article »
England will begin their Euro 2016 Qualification campaign with a trip to Basel where they face Switzerland at the St. Jakob-Park on Monday, the 8th of September.
The Three Lions came under heavy criticism despite their narrow 1-0 victory over Norway in the international friendly. The match was highlighted by a record low attendance as many English fans staged a protest in response to England’s horror display at the World Cup.
Hodgson’s men looked destined for another disappointing result but captain Wayne Rooney came to the rescue after expertly... Read the rest of the article »
After the disappointing performance against Norway, Harry Redknapp, a coach tipped for the Three Lions hot seat prior to Hodgson's arrival, had some unkind words to say about England's players
Queens Park Rangers coach Harry Redknapp has joined the list of England fans to blast the national team after their abysmal performance against Norway on Wednesday, claiming half the players don't give a toss about the team.
The Three Lions welcomed the Scandinavian nation to their home ground, Wembley Stadium, in an international friendly encounter, a game which only 40,181 people attended... Read the rest of the article »
Roy Hodgson's team had a below average performance, which sparked criticism on Social Media during the game and after the final whistle.
After their disappointing World Cup, things don't seem to be looking up for the English National Team. It's true, a victory always helps making progress, but fans are not happy with some individual performances, as they hope things turn around for good.
Perhaps the only good news for the English squad was Wayne Rooney's penalty kick. The striker scored for the 41st time wearing the National... Read the rest of the article »
England will play their first match after a horrific World Cup campaign as they go against Norway in an international friendly on Wednesday, the 3rd of September 2014.
The Three Lions failed to win a single match at the illustrious tournament held in Brazil earlier this year and will be looking to make amends when they face Norway on Wednesday. A few of the senior squad members most notably midfield maestros Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard have announced their retirement in order to allow England’s young blood to take over.
Roy Hodgson’s new look... Read the rest of the article »
England's biggest clubs all were busy during the summer transfer market, but WHICH one made the best signings?
After a frantic three months, the 2014 summer transfer window finally slammed shut with many stars moving to different teams, or in many cases, entirely different leagues alltogether.
It was also a blockbuster summer, with the 20 clubs in English football's top flight spending over £850 million, and should things continue at this rate, one should not be surprised to see spending hit the... Read the rest of the article »
The Manchester United striker replaces Steven Gerrard, who retired from international duty following England’s exit from Brazil 2014.
Wayne Rooney was named the new England captain by manager Roy Hodgson as confirmed by the English Football Association on Thursday. The former Everton striker replaces Steven Gerrard in the role and will play his first match as captain on September 3rd against Norway at Wembley Stadium. Earlier this month, Rooney was named Manchester United captain by Dutch coach Louis van Gaal.
Rooney... Read the rest of the article »
The USMNT’s midfielder gave his first press conference as Revolution player on Tuesday.
On Sunday, Jermaine Jones was selected by the MLS to play for New England Revolution after a ‘blind draw’. The 32-year-old midfielder signed an 18-month contract with the ‘Revs’ and is expected to earn around $5 million during that period. Jones has made 46 appearances with the USMNT, including all of the U.S. matches during the last World Cup in Brazil.
Jermaine Jones... Read the rest of the article »
The ‘Revs’ keep strengthening their squad as they make their second signing in two days.
Currently in 6th place in the Eastern Conference and with their playoff aspirations still alive, the ‘Revs’ confirm their second transfer in just two days as they add Dutch player Geoffrey Castillion to their roster. On Sunday, the New England side was the center of attention after signing USMNT star Jermaine Jones for the next 18 months.
The 23-year-old was born in Amsterdam and... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester City will benefit from the full dedication of on-loan star Frank Lampard as the English midfielder has decided to retire from international football.
In a bit less than three weeks, England will kick off its UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying campaign away to Switzerland. The Three Lions endured a disastrous adventure far away in Brazil as they exited the competition in the group stages – behind Costa Rica, Uruguay and Italy in Group D.
Now, Roy Hodgson will have to rally his selection ahead of the Euro 2016 qualifiers without one of England’s... Read the rest of the article »
The U.S. international star signs with the MLS and joins New England Revolution after a 'blind draw' decided his fate.
After several weeks of rumors and speculations a deal has finally been agreed between the MLS and Jermaine Jones. The 32-year-old will join New England Revolution after signing an 18-month contract worth $4.7 million, according to reports. The club confirmed the news on Sunday via its website and Jones will remain as the only Designated Player of the ‘Revs’ for the rest of the season.
During... Read the rest of the article »
The ‘Revs’ add another offensive player to their roster as they keep fighting for a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
New England Revolution confirmed on Monday the acquisition of former U-20 and U-23 U.S. player Tony Taylor via the MLS weighted lottery mechanism. The ‘Revs’ make their second transfer of the month after signing forward Andre Akpan last week from New York Red Bulls.
Tony Taylor has spent most of his career playing abroad and he hasn’t made his debut in the MLS yet. The 25-year-old... Read the rest of the article »
A deal has been agreed between Red Bulls and Revolution to trade Saer Sene for Andre Akpan.
Another transfer has been agreed in the MLS after the New York Red Bulls exchanged forward Andre Akpan for Revolution’s 27-year-old french player Saer Sene. The New York club will also give allocation money to the Revolution as part of the deal. This also means the Red Bulls will get an international roster slot.
Saer Sene has scored 17 goals in 3 MLS seasons and has played in 10... Read the rest of the article »
The Liverpool captain declared his desire to hang up his boots after 114 caps with the national side. With his retirement the FA will have an important decision to make as they look for a new man to lead the team.
Gerrard’s retirement puts the Three Lions in unchartered waters as they will be for the first time in a very long time put in a situation where they will have to choose a leader from a group of players who are not suitable to lead, an opinion which has been voiced by several former players.
Ex-England captain Bryan Robson who was capped 90 times between 1980 and 1991 has declared that... Read the rest of the article »
After England's disastrous World Cup campaign, Three Lions captain Steven Gerrard calls an end to 14 years of service to the national side
14 years after Liverpool midfielder Steven Gerrard made his England national team debut, the Whiston-born player decides to hang up his boots as he announced his retirement from international football.
The 34-year-old ace made this decision after the Three Lions went through a disappointing 2014 World Cup campaign, a tournament which saw a Gerrard error lead to the goal that sent England packing... Read the rest of the article »
After clinching the trophy in Brazil, Germany top Fifa's latest world rankings, followed by Argentina, whilst Spain drop to eighth
The latest Fifa world rankings are out, and they come shortly after the 2014 World Cup in Brazil came to an end, a tournament which saw European giants Germany win a fourth trophy, their first since 1990. Die Mannschaft, the first European nation to win football's greatest prize on South American soil, see themselves reach the summit of the Fifa rankings after beating Argentina 1-0 in the final, making... Read the rest of the article »