England’s new generation

After what can only be described as a disastrous World Cup campaign, and the international retirements of the long-serving Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard and Ashley Cole, England boss Roy Hodgson is beginning to put in place the foundations for England’s next generation of players. That all started yesterday with the announcement of the squad that will…

England’s Euro 2016 journey starts here

Yesterday the draw for the Euro 2016 qualifiers took place which placed England in the same group as the Switzerland, Slovenia, Estonia, Lithuania and San Marino. With no disrespect to these nations, they are not the most difficult teams to face and with the top two automatically going through this qualifying campaign should be no…

The Euro 2016 groups are drawn

So today the draw for Euro 2016 was made and in all honesty it hasn’t drawn up too many exciting groups or potential matches. The format has slightly changed this time round with 24 instead of 16 teams going through from the qualifiers. This means that the top two from each group automatically qualify, along…