Author: Engerlund

June 20, 2016

Friction in France as Euros Kick Off

There are reports that at least 36 people have been arrested in Lille, France, following clashes with the French police who are trying to maintain order at Euro 2016. The police claim the arrests were made on Wednesday, and also mentioned that at least 16 people have been taken to the hospital following injuries they sustained. Flares were set off and riot police charged at […]

May 25, 2016

Howe wary of the media

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe believes that sometimes reading too much of the press can bring its own problems – especially in the current day and age, where 24 hours a day needs to be filled on the likes of SkySports and online.  Whilst it’s difficult to stay away from the various sorts of reports and articles, Howe thinks it’s absolutely imperative.

May 17, 2016

England vs Russia – Who Will Make the Final Lineup

Onlookers, fans or no, will undoubtedly know the potential squad issues currently dogging England manager, Roy Hodgson. England look on fine form this time round, and as such a lot of players are eager and ready to make the grade and get a space on the final lineup for France this June. The only issue is, with only 23 places going, some players will undoubtedly […]

March 18, 2016

Roy Hodgson selects 23-man squad

With Euro 2016 less than three months away, Roy Hodgson has begun formulating his plans for the upcoming tournament in France by selecting a 23-man squad ahead of the upcoming international friendlies against Germany and the Netherlands. Facing two of the strongest sides in Europe may be considered a baptism of fire, but not only does it provide the Three Lions with the type of […]

February 15, 2016

Hodgson’s managerial position in England is at risk

The 2016 Euro’s is on the horizon and England has actually turned into one of the favorites of reaching the advanced stages of the competition and maybe even in winning it all. Expectations are high for the England national side on making a good run in the approaching competition and this is mainly due to the current form that the players of Roy Hodgson are […]

February 10, 2016

Neville wants England Success

The 40 year old English manager of Valencia, Gary Neville is hoping that Roy Hodgson can guide the English national football team to great feats and not seeing the national side failing just how they did a few years ago during the: ‘Golden Generation’ The ‘Golden Generation’ was the nickname that was given to the English squad that had big name players such as: Steven […]

February 9, 2016

Redknapp puts pressure on Hodgson

The former manager of Queens Park Rangers, Harry Redknapp believes that Roy Hodgson has to at least reach the semi-finals of the 2016 Euro’s and if he doesn’t go so far then Hodgson will be considered as a failure. Harry Redknapp is certain that the England national side has so many good players that they should be able to reach the advanced stages of the […]

January 22, 2016

Banks wants Butland Chance

England’s legendary goalkeeper Gordon Banks says that he expects Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland to create a major impact at the Euro 2016. This tournament is expected to be make or break for the former Birmingham City goalkeeper. Given that many young goalkeepers start appearing for their national teams at a very young age, this is seen as an ideal time for Butland to make […]

January 13, 2016

Brazil still feel the side effects

Brazil did not have a memorable World Cup in 2014 as they were humiliated in their home turf after being knocked out by Germany in the semi-finals by Germany with a final scoreboard that was displaying 1-7 in favor of the German side and this ultimately finished with Luis Felipe Scolari abandoning his managerial position in the national team. Getting knocked out from the 2014 […]

December 20, 2015

KEEP HODGSON?

Terry Butcher reckons Football Association should persist with Roy Hodgson regardless of how the Three Lions perform in European Championships. A clear ultimatum is believed to have been given to Hodgson that if England falters in the tournament, he will have to be ready to take the axe in the aftermath. And, it has also been reported that if Hodgson goes, the association would not […]