Found October 15, 2012 on Fox Soccer:
Roy Hodgson could change more than half of his team when England travel to Warsaw for Tuesday's key World Cup qualifier against Poland. The England boss appears set to bring in up to six new players after Friday's 5-0 win over San Marino , with several experienced men available again. Ashley Cole, Joleon Lescott and James Milner were rested at Wembley and could be recalled to the starting line-up, the latter for Theo Walcott, who went off with a chest injury after clashing with San Marino keeper Aldo Simoncini. Glen Johnson is available after suspension and, with Kyle Walker suffering from a knock, should return at right-back, while Lescott appears set to oust Gary Cahill from the heart of defence. Captain Steven Gerrard is also back from a ban and appears in line to replace Tom Cleverley in central midfield but, with Frank Lampard still struggling with a calf injury, Michael Carrick will keep his place. Danny Welbeck scored two against San Marino but Tottenham striker...

Hodgson blasts San Marino keeper

Manager Roy Hodgson is unhappy with San Marino goalkeeper Aldo Junior Simoncini after his challenge in England's 5-0 World Cup qualifying victory at Wembley put Theo Walcott in hospital. Walcott was undergoing a scan on Friday night for a chest injury following the collision with Simoncini and looks likely to miss Tuesday's encounter against Poland in Warsaw. Captain Wayne...

Hodgson casts doubts over new Poland date

England manager Roy Hodgson doubts the feasibility of playing the rearranged match against Poland on Wednesday. The original fixture at...

Jenkinson to make England pledge

The Football Association will apply to FIFA for clearance to pick Carl Jenkinson in the England squad for next month's friendly with Sweden. Jenkinson trained with the Three Lions on Sunday prior to their departure for tonight's World Cup qualifier with Poland. However, having represented Finland at Under-21 level, there is some red tape that needs to be untangled before...

Away to Poland is a real test for Roy Hodgson’s England

Friday night’s game against San Marino was a no-win situation for England and Roy Hodgson. The Three Lions came up...

Hodgson excited for England future

Roy Hodgson believes the senior England players will find if "harder and harder" to hold on to their place because of the rapid development of the younger talent at his disposal. Hodgson is expected to revert to a more experienced line-up for Tuesday's testing World Cup qualifier with Poland in Warsaw. Skipper Steven Gerrard, Glen Johnson, James Milner, Ashley Cole...

Hodgson hails future leader Rooney

Roy Hodgson says Wayne Rooney is England 's captain-in-waiting. With Steven Gerrard suspended and Frank Lampard injured, Rooney was given the job for Friday night's 5-0 win over San Marino . The 26-year-old responded with two goals that took him to 31 for the Three Lions, and fifth on the all-time list, ahead of Alan Shearer, Tom Finney and Nat Lofthouse. Although doubts...

Jenkinson pledges loyalty to England

Arsenal right-back Carl Jenkinson has pledged his future to England after talks with manager Roy Hodgson. The promising defender made...

Hodgson names Rooney as Gerrard’s successor to England captaincy

England manager Roy Hodgson has named Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney the rightful successor to the England captaincy when Steven...

Hodgson: Rooney Future England Skipper

England manager Roy Hodgson says Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney is the national team?s captain-in-waiting.

Poland-England match off due to waterlogged pitch

The World Cup qualifier between Poland and England was postponed and moved to Wednesday because of a waterlogged pitch in Warsaw. Heavy rain left large pools of water across the pitch at National Stadium ahead of kickoff in Tuesday's game. Stadium officials decided not to close the retractable roof over the stadium despite the inclement forecast, and FIFA representatives decided...

Hodgson: Rooney is next England captain

England manager Roy Hodgson believes Wayne Rooney will take the captaincy from Steven Gerrard when the Liverpool midfielder retires. With...
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