Steven Gerrard announced his retirement from international football this afternoon following 14 years of representing England.Details
METRO – Hit, miss or maybe: rating England’s players against Costa Rica and their futures ahead of Euro 2016
Roy Hodgson made it quite clear his team selection for Costa Rica was less about looking to the future and more about giving game time to back-up squad membersDetails
England bowed out of the World Cup in a showing of tepid mediocrity. No real fight, no real vision trebled with no result. One point.Details
It would take some argument to defend Luis Suarez from the latest instalment of his ‘bitegate’ saga.Details
METRO – Do these stats show Liverpool duo Steven Gerrard and Glen Johnson are responsible for England’s World Cup 2014 failure?
While you could point the finger at many culprits for England’s dismal performance at the World Cup, a quick look at the stats will always offer some enlightenment to the problem.Details
So here it is, the last game of England’s World Cup. Sad, early bath time. But hey, at least we’re likely to see something different this evening, even if different does mean an inevitable loss to the form underdogs, Costa Rica.Details
The World Cup may see the curtain brought down on the England careers of Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard. After more than a decade causing selection headaches for England managers and supporters alike it would be fitting that these two iconic midfielders end their careers on the same stage.Details
METRO – Will Frank Lampard and others struggle similarly in England’s rigid set-up against Costa Rica?
England face Costa Rica in their final game of the 2014 World Cup, with manager Roy Hodgson vowing to give those players who haven’t played yet in the tournament their opportunity to do so.Details
Steven Gerrard’s England future has been hotly debated since Roy Hodgson’s team exited the World Cup at the group stage.Details
METRO – Real Madrid ‘to monitor Raheem Sterling’s progress with view to a move for Liverpool man next summer’
Real Madrid are said to be keeping an eye on Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling with a view to a move next summer if he continues to impress.Details