Adam Lallana shone as a substitute to help England maintain their perfect Euro 2016 qualifying record with a 3-2 win at Slovenia on Sunday.
ROY HODGSON has made three changes for England’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Slovenia but stuck with Raheem Sterling in Ljubljana.
Boss Roy Hodgson insists he is not worried about Raheem Sterling’s state of mind ahead of England’s game with Slovenia.
ENGLAND legend Paul Gascoigne has urged Raheem Sterling to embrace the boo boys.
Paul Gascoigne has encouraged Raheem Sterling to use the fans to his advantage after the 20-year-old was booed on England duty.
MAIL – Jordan Henderson backs Liverpool team-mate Raheem Sterling after jeers in Dublin over rumbling contract storm
Jordan Henderson has backed his England and Liverpool team-mate Raheem Sterling to ride out the storm surrounding his contract dispute
RAHEEM STERLING is supposed to be the jewel in England’s crown – but he failed to sparkle in the Emerald Isle.
Roy Hodgson thinks Raheem Sterling needs to develop a “thicker skin” after being booed during England’s draw with Ireland.
Three current Liverpool players and one Red-to-be were involved as England played out a goalless draw with Republic of Ireland on Sunday afternoon.
Self-improvement is a key theme for the Liverpool midfielder as he hooks up with England after a chastening season at AnfieldJordan Henderson will wait until just after the England squad dinner on Saturday night before peeling away from the throng, all bound for one of the big-screened communal rooms at their disposal, and heading instead back to his room. Like most of the players in Roy Hodgson’s party at their Dublin hotel, the Liverpool midfielder will spend his evening entranced by the Champions League final in Berlin although, judging by his pre-match thrill, he may do so with notebook in hand. A collision between Barcelona and Juventus provides lavish entertainment. For Henderson, it will also be an education.A campaign that began with Hodgson handing out homework to those in the national set-up will end with one of the key members of the side soaking up events at the distant Olympic Stadium. Henderson is well versed in the phenomenal work rate put in by Luis Suárez, a former club-mate, amid the most mouth-watering front three in world football. He gawped again at that industry first-hand when watching from the stands at the Etihad Stadium as Barça triumphed over Manchester City in February. Yet drawing his attention in Germany will be the role played by Ivan Rakitic, perhaps an overlooked talent, and the Catalan club’s midfield in granting that attacking trio the licence to run riot. Continue reading…