Found November 16, 2013 on Fox Soccer:
Roy Hodgson accepted responsibility for England's 2-0 defeat to Chile , admitting he took a "risk" when naming an inexperienced line-up. Hodgson's side suffered their first defeat in 12 months when they were upstaged at Wembley by their South American opponents. Alexis Sanchez's double secured victory for Chile, and Hodgson admits he picked the wrong side. "I took a chance and ran a risk with the debuts that it wouldn't go our way. It didn't, and have I have to accept that responsibility," said Hodgson - who refused to criticise the Wembley crowd, after sections booed the team off. "Fans don't accept defeats or want them, we don't accept them either. "But there aren't many games I see played today where the home team has lost and there isn't some sort of booing. "I'll not criticise our fans. They were disappointed and we couldn't keep our momentum." Hodgson insisted that he his three debutants...

Joe Hart to miss England friendly

Either Fraser Forster or John Ruddy will have a chance to pile more pressure on Joe Hart on Friday after Roy Hodgson confirmed the out-of-form Manchester City goalkeeper will not start the friendly against Chile. Hart has been dropped by City after a number of errors, and for the first time in three years, his place as England number one has come in to question. The 26-year-old...

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England's Joe Hart in last-chance saloon against Germany at Wembley

Joe Hart will start in goal for England against Germany on Tuesday with his international career on the line. Roy Hodgson has made it clear that while he retains confidence in a player who has already lost his place at Manchester City, there is no room for any more mistakes. "All I can do is give Joe the shirt and give him the chance to go out and play," Hodgson said....

Hodgson using Germany as blueprint for England

Roy Hodgson believes England’s friendly with Germany will give him a chance to see how far his side have developed […]

Hodgson discusses Germany approach

Roy Hodgson has revealed he was prevented from becoming Germany’s first foreign coach in 1998 due to the influence of […]

Hodgson credits Chilean display

Roy Hodgson refused to blame an experimental line-up for England’s 2-0 friendly defeat to Chile at Wembley and paid tribute […]

Cahill wants Premier League return

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Roy Hodgson last night challenged under-pressure goalkeeper Joe Hart to show he is England's No 1. Liverpool have won the race to sign Derby midfielder Will Hughes and will complete the deal when the...

Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is out until 2014 as recovery is taking longer than expected

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is facing a desperate fight to make England’s squad for the World Cup after an injury setback, writes Dave Kidd of the Sunday People. The Arsenal winger could be out until well into the New Year as the knee injury he suffered in his club’s defeat by Aston Villa on the opening day of the season is taking longer to heal than expected. Oxlade-Chamberlain...

Sanchez gives Chile 2-0 win against England

Chile showed its World Cup credentials on Friday as Alexis Sanchez's double ended England's 10-match unbeaten run with a 2-0 victory in a friendly. The Barcelona forward headed in from Eugenio Mena's cross after seven minutes at Wembley Stadium and lifted the ball over goalkeeper Fraser Forster in stoppage time after England was ripped apart. ''Sanchez has got...
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