England soccer manager Roy Hodgson gave Southampton striker Jay Rodriguez a first call-up to the national squad for games against Chile and Germany.
Arsenal returned to the top of English soccer’s Premier League yesterday with a 1-1 draw at West Brom.
Arsenal returned to the top of English soccer’s Premier League after a 1-1 draw at West Brom today.
Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge and Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney were named in the England soccer squad for its last two World Cup qualifying matches against Montenegro and Poland.
Gareth Bale scored twice as Tottenham won 2-0 at Norwich to move to within seven points of the two Manchester clubs atop English soccer’s Premier League.
Former captain John Terry was named to the England soccer squad for the 2012 European Championship as new manager Roy Hodgson left out fellow defender Rio Ferdinand.
Rickie Lambert was named to the England soccer squad for next week’s exhibition match against Scotland, giving the 31-year-old Southampton striker his first national team call-up.
Everton’s Ross Barkley and Tottenham’s Andros Townsend were named to the England soccer squad for next month’s World Cup qualifiers.
Norwich beat Manchester United 1-0 to knock the Red Devils out of first place in English soccer’s Premier League, while West Bromwich Albion defeated Chelsea 2-1.
Manchester City defeated Norwich 5-1 to preserve its perfect home record and its five-point lead at the top of English soccer’s Premier League. Manchester United, Tottenham, Chelsea and Arsenal also won.