England 2-0 Malta

With Sam Allardyce’s brief tenure coming to a rather abrupt and controversial end, Gareth Southgate took the reigns on Saturday as England faced Malta in a World Cup Qualifier at Wembley Stadium. The caretaker manager’s first lineup did include a few surprises, but the Three Lions recorded a routine victory in front of over 80,000…

England roll the dice with Allardyce

In charge of Sunderland’s friendly versus Hartlepool United on Wednesday night, named as England manager on Friday, it has been quite a week for ‘Big Sam’ within the crazy realms of football. Following The Three Lions’ round of 16 defeat to Iceland just a few weeks ago, the hierarchy in charge of the FA were…

England frozen out by Iceland

I’m sure the 27th of June 2016 will live long in the memories of England supporters, it’s just a shame it will be for all the wrong reasons. After finishing as runners-up of the group, Roy Hodgson’s men were drawn against Iceland, a country with the population of Coventry, in the round of 16. Without…

Roy’s boys reach round of 16

The final group B fixtures were played on Monday night and Roy Hodgson’s England sat top of the pile going into their clash with Slovakia. In their opening game of the illustrious tournament, The Three Lions’ roar was muted as a Vasili Berezutski equaliser deep into stoppage time salvaged a point for Russia. However, that…

England edge past Turkey at the Etihad

With England’s Euro 2016 preparations well and truly underway, Roy Hodgson’s men hosted Turkey at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday afternoon in their latest friendly fixture. The last two outings provided mixed results as we came out on top versus Germany before suffering defeat to Holland. In the aforementioned fixture, Eric Dier’s late goal completed…

Germany 2-3 England

Roy Hodgson and his England side travelled to Berlin on Saturday to face 2014 World Cup winners Germany. With the start of Euro 2016 creeping ever closer, this and the other friendlies provide huge opportunities for players to stake a claim for a place in The Three Lions’ squad for France. Germany would also be…

England and the Euros…

With the anticipation of the European Championships gradually starting to increase, the debate about who Roy Hodgson should take to France is ramping up. The domestic footballing season is only a matter of months away from concluding and players are itching to stake a claim for a seat on the England plane. Supporters will be…