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The XI Of English Footballers Over-Hyped By The Media At A Young Age

English LONDON - NOVEMBER 21: Micah Richards of England in action during the Euro 2008 Group E qualifying match between England and Croatia at Wembley Stadium on November 21, 2007 in London, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

In the past, the English media have been guilty of over-hyping a number of their country’s players. Nearly every young Englishman touted with an international call-up is either the next Gascoigne or Rooney but not many live up to the expectation. This XI gives just a few of the many Englishmen over-hyped by their media. Although some of these players …

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Crystal Palace Reject £18m Everton Bid For Star Forward [Guardian]

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 24: Yannick Bolasie of Crystal Palace celebrates victory after during The Emirates FA Cup semi final match between Watford and Crystal Palace at Wembley Stadium on April 24, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Everton have been rebuffed in their attempts to sign Crystal Palace midfielder Yannick Bolasie. The Toffees have launched a bid of £18m for the winger, but Palace are determined to hold out for £30m according to a report in the Guardian on Monday night. The DR Congo international has been one of Crystal Palace’s best players since joining from Bristol …

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England: Where Did It All Go Wrong This Time, Roy?


And so, as sure as night follows day, an FA inquest follows England’s early departure from a major tournament. England’s defeat at the hands of Iceland (yes, Iceland), is a low point in a series of lows. A top heavy FA will now decide where we go next. They may already have a man in mind but the customary inquest …

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Liverpool Ready To Move For £10.5m Newcastle Winger – Reports

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 13: Andros Townsend of Newcastle United throws the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge on February 13, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Liverpool’s transfer targets this summer are generally well-known, but reports on Monday night have added another name theyit believes to be on Jürgen Klopp’s shopping list. Both the Mirror  and Telegraph are alleging that Liverpool are ready to move for Newcastle winger Andros Townsend – and are willing to play his £10.5m release clause to land the England international. Townsend arrived at St. …

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Roy Hodgson Names Provisional 26-Man England Squad For Euro 2016

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 29: England team line up prior to the International Friendly match between England and Netherlands at Wembley Stadium on March 29, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Two weeks ahead of the official deadline, Roy Hodgson has named his England squad for the upcoming European Championships in France. Having initially planned to announce the squad last Thursday, the England manager decided to take in the final round of Premier League fixtures and gauge the fitness of certain players before deciding whether or not to include them today. …

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An England Euro 2016 Squad Based On Statistics

BERLIN, GERMANY - MARCH 26: England players line up for the team photos prior to the International Friendly match between Germany and England at Olympiastadion on March 26, 2016 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

With England manager Roy Hodgson due to name his England squad for the European Championships later this week, the debate as to who should be included has begun in earnest. Whether or no the likes of Jack Wilshere, Theo Walcott or even captain Wayne Rooney should or should no be included is a massive talking point, and it remains to …

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Tweet: ‘Football Manager’ Game Leaves Andros Townsend’s Girlfriend Very Confused

The model learns a valuable lesson in why you shouldn’t trust everything you see on twitter. Andros Townsend meanwhile, finds it hilarious.  Don’t believe everything you see on the internet Hazel. After scrolling through Twitter, poor Ms O’Sullivan must have been pretty shocked to find out her boyfriend had skipped training and had been fined. That’s big news for a …

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Manchester United Stalwart Keen To Extend Contract

Michael Carrick, who pulled out of the England squad through injury on Wednesday, has spelled out his desire to sign a new contract at Manchester United. Carrick pulled out of England’s squad for the double-header against Slovenia and Scotland on Wednesday evening after suffering a groin injury in training. The 33-year-old will start his rehabilitation at Carrington later this week …

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Tottenham Close To Deal For Jay Rodriguez

Tottenham are reportedly willing to spend up to £14 million on Jay Rodriguez with Andros Townsend going the other way as part of the deal, according to The Independent. The North London club look to be bolstering their attacking options for the rest of 2014/15 with Jay Rodriquez looking set to swap the south coast for the North of London. Although …

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Tottenham Boss Wants French Wunderkind

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has landed dependable Sevilla centre back Frederico Fazio but fans really want to see some more exciting forward talent to get the pulses racing. With the last week of the transfer window upon us the Spurs boss, like so many of his counterparts, is still chasing eleventh hour signings. Reports in French sports newspaper l’Epuipe indicate …

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