Hugo Lloris becomes fourth goalkeeper to captain World Cup winners
After a stunning month of football in Russia, France skipper Hugo Lloris became the fourth goalkeeper to captain the World Cup winners. The Tottenham Hotspur stopper lifted the famous trophy in Moscow following Les Bleues’ 4-2 victory over Croatia, claiming a second World Cup win for the French. It... Read more
‘A magical night’ for Wayne Rooney after skipper scores his record 50th goal for England
Wayne Rooney admitted to being nervous as he took his “magical” record-breaking penalty at Wembley Stadium. The England skipper’s 84th-minute spot-kick secured victory over Switzerland and top spot in Group E, but more notably took him to 50 goals for his country, finally surpassing Sir Bobby Charlton’s long-standing record.... Read more
St. George’s Park impresses David Beckham
David Beckham admitted he was amazed by the facilities at St. George’s Park and said it’s a “dream” place for England’s players to train.  On his first visit to the national football centre in Staffordshire, the former Three Lions captain was impressed with the facilities, which include 12 external... Read more
Steven Gerrard retires from international football
Steven Gerrard admitted his decision to retire from international duty was “one of the toughest” of his career but the skipper loked back fondly at his 14-year England career. And while he says he would love to be able to continue playing for his country, with Champions League football... Read more
The last three months have been very significant for England captain Steven Gerrard. After leading his country out against Sweden to reach his 100-cap milestone in November, he was honoured by the Football Writers’ Association at their tribute dinner last month and then chosen by the fans as their... Read more